The 2014 Women On Par Scholarship Application Period is now open
The "Women On Par® " Scholarship Program is designed to help women over the age of 30 interested in beginning or completing their undergraduate college education. The "Women On Par®" Scholarship, provided by the EWGA Foundation, has been established to provide financial assistance to "nontraditional" female students who need assistance in bolstering their education to allow them to "get on par" with their peers and to advance themselves, whether professionally or personally.
- Applicants and scholarship recipients are not required to be EWGA Members. Eligibility requirements include the following:
- Female, at least 30 years of age
- U.S. or Canadian Citizen
- Pursuing a technical/vocational degree, associates, or bachelor's degree. Candidates must be first time applicants to school or returning to complete degree (Individuals who already have a bachelor's or higher level degree are ineligible to apply for this scholarship)
- Currently enrolled or accepted to an accredited school, college or university
- Financial need
APPLICATION PROCESS: Phase 1 Application period for the 2014 "Women On Par® " Scholarship opened on January 1, 2014.
Application forms for the 2014 "Women On Par® " Scholarship are available beginning January 1, 2014 and may be downloaded through April 15, 2014 or until 200 applications are received from qualified applicants, whichever occurs first.
To be considered a valid submission, completed scholarship application packets must be postmarked by the stated postmark deadline and mailed to the EWGA Foundation via U.S. Postal Service or other authorized carrier (UPS, FedEx, etc.). Applications must be typed (handwritten applications will not be considered) and may not be submitted electronically or via fax. For complete submission requirements, please see page 8 of the application form.
The 2014 "Women On Par®" Scholarship Application Form is available for download in either WORD format, for those who prefer to complete the application using a computer (click on the link below to open the WORD formatted application form document to type in your responses on the WORD formatted version of the application form, then print and/or and save the file on your computer), OR as a non-editable PDF file.
2014 "Women On Par®" Scholarship Application Form (WORD format)
PDF version of the 2014 "Women On Par®" Scholarship Application Form
Frequently Asked Questions About the "Women On Par®" Scholarship
To make a tax-deductible donation to the general "Women On Par®" Scholarship Program, download an EWGA Foundation donation form here or e-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.