Jackson Area Business and Professional Women has a $1,000 scholarship available for the 2016-2017 semesters for a non-traditional female student, who is returning to college to advance in her education and career. This scholarship will be awarded in 2016. The following criteria apply:
- Must submit a written statement explaining her desire to continue professional development through continued education and pursuit of a degree.
- Must provide a transcript of current college grades or most recent semester showing that you are in good standing with the secondary institution.
- Must provide a recommendation from a professor in the chosen major and from a financial officer of the secondary institution, or if returning to school after hiatus, may provide recommendation from employer.
- Must be a resident of West Tennessee.
For more information, contact the scholarship committee chairman, Jacque Hillman, at 731-394-2894. Or download the application form here. BPWscholarshipapp2016-2017
Deadline to apply is Sept. 1, 2016.