Suffield - posted Nov, 15 2013
SUFFIELD- The Suffield Woman’s Club has applications available for memorial scholarships given by the General Federation of Women’s Clubs of Connecticut for Suffield women to continue their education in institutions of higher learning. The scholarships are offered to women currently in school, as well as those who interrupted their education and are now returning to earn a bachelor’s or post-graduate degree. Phipps Scholarship candidates must have completed two or more years of undergraduate work, matriculating for a bachelor degree or a post-graduate degree, with a 3.0 grade point average or better. Candidates for the Dorothy E. Schoelzel Memorial Scholarship must have completed three or more years of undergraduate work in an accredited institution of higher learning with a 3.0 grade point average or better. This scholarship is intended for those matriculating for a bachelor’s degree or a post-graduate degree in the field of education. These awards, up to $1000, are granted on the basis of financial need, future promise and scholarship ability. Personal references and full financial disclosure are required. Scholarships are not granted for current or prior years. Feb. 10, 2014, is the deadline for accepting applications. If you are interested in receiving an application or more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-668-7968.