Results for the 'Female' Category
Scholarship: Trenza Scholarships 2013
Eligibility: • Chicana/Latina High School Graduating Seniors
• 3.0 GPA min.
• Plan to attend a 2 or 4-year college
Your application packet should include TWO copies of the following:
1. High school transcript
3. Personal statement essay
Application Deadline: March 29, 2013
Scholarship: PG&E Employee Resource Groups 2013 College Scholarships
Scholarship Amount: ACCESS: $2,000 (5)
BEA: $1,000-$5,000 (10 OR MORE)
INSPIR ASIAN: $2,000 (10 OR MORE)
LATINO: $1,000 (30 or more)
LEGACY: $1,000-$2,000 (1 or more)
NU ENERGY $1,000-$1,500 (5 or more) • PRIDE NETWORK: $5,000 (5-8)
PSEA: $1,000 (# TBD)
SAMAHAN: Up to $2,000 (10 or more)
Veterans: $1,750 (2)
WOMEN’S NETWORK: Up to $3,000 (8 or more)
Eligibility: Proof of residency (you or your parent/guardian) in the PG&E service area.
High School Senior
Minimum GPA varies
Application Deadline: February 1, 2013
Additional Information: • Proof of residency (you or your parent/guardian) in the PG&E service area.
• Separate application package to each Employee Resource Group to which you are applying.
• Required documents for a complete scholarship application packet:
1. Completed and signed application form
2. Essay(s) on the topic specified per the ERG application supplement
3. Copy of PG&E bill from within the last six months or other proof of residency in the PG&E service area
4. Two (2) letters of recommendation from teachers, guidance counselors, coaches, community leaders, mentors, or work supervisors.
Some of the ERGS require additional documents. Be sure to review the ERG application supplements for those requirements.
Applications are available in the scholarship drawer or go to application link.
|February 1, 2013|
Scholarship: What Makes Your School Rock Scholarship
Scholarship Amount: $800 1st place, $500 2nd place, $300 3rd place
Eligibility: Tell why your school ROCKS! Here is your chance to help influence other schools and students across the nation. Enter the contest and help make a difference. Essay and accompanying video.
Application Deadline: October 22, 2012
|October 22, 2012|
Scholarship: Lambda Theta Nu Sorority Latina Scholarships
Sponsor/Organization: Lambda Theta Nu Sorority
Scholarship Amount: Varies
Eligibility: 1. Applicant must be a female of Latino heritage or be able demonstrate dedication to
community service and empowerment of the Latina(o) community.
2. Applicant must be a graduating senior in high school.
3. Applicant must plan to attend an accredited community college, university, or technical or
Application Deadline: May 12, 2011
Additional Information: Mail applications to Arcelia Gallardo, University of California Berkeley, Divine Delta Chapter, 2336 Piedmont Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94720
Scholarship: National Foundation for Women Legislators Scholarship
Sponsor/Organization: National Foundation for Women Legislators
Scholarship Amount: Seven $3000 scholarships
Eligibility: Female high school junior or senior, class or 2010 or 2011. Essay contest.
Application Deadline: July 30, 2010
Scholarship: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Scholarship
Sponsor/Organization: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Xi Gamma Omega Chapter
Scholarship Amount: $500 to $1500 plus annual book stipend of $250.
Eligibility: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. will be awarding scholarships ranging from $500 to $1500, to outstanding Bay Area African American female high school graduates. The scholarships will be awarded on the basis of scholarship achievement and financial need. Minimum GPA 3.0.
Application Deadline: April 28, 2011
Additional Information: Application is in the scholarship file cabinet in the counseling office. Call Gail Johnson Murphy at 510.636.0677 if you have questions. Vice Principal Tobi Page can also answer questions and can receive completed applications.
Scholarship: Sigma Pi Alpha Sorority, Inc. Scholarship Fund
Sponsor/Organization: Sigma Pi Alpha Sorority, Inc. – Alpha Chapter
• Be of Chicana/Latina background
• Be a High School Senior with a Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
• Will attend a junior college, vocational school or a four-year institution in the fall semester of 2010
• U.S. Citizenship or Permanent Residency is not a requirement for this scholarship and will not be reviewed in considering.
Applications are evaluated on the following:
•Academic Achievement (including GPA, Awards, Honors)
• Letter of recommendation (from a teacher, supervisor, advisor, etc., but not from a family member)
• Personal Statement
• Community Involvement
• Financial Need
Application Deadline: April 1, 2010 (postmarked)
Additional Information: Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Scholarship: Askari Scholarship for Women in Science
Sponsor/Organization: Askari Scholarship for Women in Science
Scholarship Amount: Three to six $5,000 scholarships
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating from high school or equivalent learning program, and applying for acceptance to a four year degree program in mathematics, engineering, or science, to a university that is a non-profit 501(c)3 institution of higher learning. Must live in the San Francisco, Alameda County and Greater Seattle Metro area.
Application Deadline: May 1, 2010
Scholarship: John and Yvonne Lawson Family Scholarship
Scholarship Amount: $500 – 3,000 per recipient (Cashier’s Check either in student’s or institution’s name)
* 4-year requires Acceptance Letter and enrollment receipt(s); 2-year, only enrollment receipt(s)
Eligibility: FEMALES ONLY; High School Senior graduating Spring 2010; 3.0 GPA or higher (3.2 originally); Ethnicities can be: African, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, or Pacific Islander (both parents); Attends either: Castlemont Community of Small Schools, Oakland Senior High School, Fremont Federation of High Schools, Oakland Technical High School, McClymonds Educational Complex, Skyline High School
• Oakland School For the Arts
Application Deadline: March 31, 2010 by 12:00 p.m. PST (new extended deadline)
Scholarship: Presbyterian Church New Immigrant Scholarship
Scholarship Amount: $1500
Eligibility: A new immigrant to the United States (a non-citizen of the U.S.A., anyone who has been living in the country for
five years or less—regardless of immigration status);
A woman between the ages of 18 and 25;
An applicant of or student at an accredited post-secondary institution of higher learning (i.e. college, university, or
Involved in and with the Christian church (preference will be given to those affiliated with the Presbyterian
Able to demonstrate financial need.
Application Deadline: March 15, 2011