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Scholarships:

American Heart Association: Go Red for Women Scholarship
Aqua Foundation Scholarship
Avon Foundation for Women in Business Studies
Clairol Scholarship Program
Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Debra Levy Niemark Memorial Scholarship
Helene M. Overly Memorial Graduate Scholarship
Hermoine Grant Calhoun Scholarship
Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories Summer Research Program
Mary Webb Leiby Scholarship Award
Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship
Microsoft’s National Female Technical Scholarship
St. Petersburg Alumnae Panhellenic Association Student Scholarship
Talbots Scholarship Foundation
University of Miami Broward Women's Guild Scholarship
University of Miami Women's Guild Scholarship, Miami-Dade County Chapter

 
American Heart Association: Go Red for Women Scholarship
Provides scholarship funds for undergraduate and graduate women of color who are preparing for a career in health care. Must be of Hispanic, African-American, or other minority decent. Must be a U.S. citizen/permanent resident of the U.S. Currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, health care institution or program in the U.S. Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0.
   
Deadline: November 30, 2012
   
Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
   
Additional Information: www.goredforwomen.org
   
Contact: www.goredforwomen.org
 

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Aqua Foundation Scholarship
To be eligible for an Aqua scholarship you must identify as an LBT woman and live and go to school in the south Florida area (exceptions are made if you are attending school remotely and living in Florida). Additionally, you will need to have and maintain at 3.0 GPA or above.
   
Deadline: April 25, 2014
   
Amount of Scholarship: $2,500 - $5,000
   
Additional Information: www.aquafoundation.org/scholarships/
   
 

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Avon Foundation for Women in Business Studies
Women 25 years and older seeking the necessary education for a career in a business related field.
   
Deadline: April 15
   
Amount of Scholarship: $500-$1,000
   
Additional Information: http://www.bpwfoundation.org
   
Contact: Business and Professional Woman's Foundation
2012 Mass Ave. NW
Washington, D.C. 20036

 

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Clairol Scholarship Program
Scholarships are awarded for full-time or part-time programs of study at the master's or professional level. Must be a woman 30 years of age or older, be graduating within 24 months from August 31 of the application year, and have a definite plan to use the desired training to improve chances for advancement, to train for a new career field, or to enter or re-enter the job market.
   
Deadline: Not Available
   
Amount of Scholarship: Up to $24,000
   
Additional Information: www.clairol.com
   
Contact: BPA Foundation
2012 Massachusetts Ave. N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036
 
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Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
Applicants must be graduating high school students from Palm Beach and Martin Counties. Must demonstrate financial need and academic achievement.
   
Deadline: March 1
   
Amount of Scholarship: $2,500
   
Additional Information: www.yourcommunityfoundation.org
   
Contact: Scholarship Program Officer
324 Datura St.
Suite #340
West Palm Beach, FL 33401-5431
   

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Helene M. Overly Memorial Graduate Scholarship
To be eligible a student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, currently enrolled in a graduate degree program in a transportation related field such as engineering, finance, logistics, planning, and must plan to pursue a career in a transportation related field. Students must fill out and submit the application to their local chapters.
   
Deadline: November 4, 2013
   
Amount of Scholarship: $10,000
   
Additional Information: https://www.wtsinternational.org/education/scholarships/
   
Contact: Melanie Sexton
The Corradino Group
5200 NW 3rd Ave., Suite 203
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
 

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Hermoine Grant Calhoun Scholarship
Must be a legally blind woman and pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time post- secondary course of study in the fall 2000 semester. All scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence, community service, and financial need.
   
Deadline: March 31
   
Amount of Scholarship: $3,000
   
Additional Information: www.nfb.org
   
Contact: National Federation of Blind Scholarships
Peggy Elliot , Chairman, National Federation of Blind Scholarships
805 Fifth Ave.
Grinnell, IA 50112

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Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories Summer Research Program
Female undergraduates with science majors.
   
Deadline: December 1
   
Amount of Scholarship: Varies
   
Additional Information: www.bell-labs.com
   
Contact: Lucent Technologies Bell Laboratories
Special Programs Manager - SRP
283 King George Rd.
Room B1-D29
Warren, NJ 07059

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Mary Webb Leiby Scholarship Award
Female; junior, senior, or completing upper graduate programs
   
Deadline: May 15
   
Amount of Scholarship: Varies
   
Contact: Soroptimist International
P.O. Box 384
Homestead, FL 33090

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Microsoft’s National Female Technical Scholarship
To receive the National Women’s Technical Scholarship, the student must be female. The student must be enrolled full-time and be making satisfactory progress towards a degree in one of the following fields: computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline, such as math or physics, with a demonstrated interest in computer science. The student must be enrolled in her sophomore or junior year (or her fourth year, if enrolled in a five-year program). Because the scholarship is merit-based, the student must maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0. Five scholarships will be offered for this program. Each of the five students will receive $1,000 to be applied to their tuition for the 1999-2000 academic year. Students from across the United States will be selected in recognition of their passion for software and the ability to make a difference in the software industry. Selected students will be considered for a paid summer internship that offers an opportunity to work on the development of Microsoft products.
   
Deadline: February 26
   
Amount of Scholarship: $1,000 and internships
   
Additional Information: www.microsoft.com/college/scholarships
   
Contact: Microsoft Corporation
Mary Blain
One Microsoft Way
Redmond,WA 98052-8303

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Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship
To be eligible a student must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in a transportation related field such as engineering, finance, logistics, planning, and must plan to pursue a career in a transportation related field. Students must fill out and submit the application to their local chapters.
   
Deadline: November 4, 2013
   
Amount of Scholarship: $5,000
   
Additional Information: https://www.wtsinternational.org/education/scholarships/
   
Contact: Melanie Sexton
The Corradino Group
5200 NW 3rd Ave., Suite 203
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309
 

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St. Petersburg Alumnae Panhellenic Association Student Scholarship
Current permanent resident of Pinellas County, Florida, or will attend college next year in Pinellas County, Florida. AND full-time female students in a four-year college/university or transferring to a four years college/university AND a member if a National Sorority.Student in good academic standing, OR accepted to a graduate program. Greatest consideration will be given to financial need and academic achievement. Additional consideration will be given to leadership abilities and experiences, an essay and letter of recommendation.
   
Deadline: April 10
   
Amount of Scholarship: The number of scholarship awarded and the amount will be determined according to funds available. It is hoped that the range will be $750 - $1000.
   
Additonal Information: Download the Application (PDF Form)
   
Contact: Pat Lins
St. Petersburg Panhellenic Alumnae Association
4549 14th Way NE
Saint Petersburg, Florida 33703

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Talbots Scholarship Foundation
In keeping with its long-standing tradition of helping women succeed, the Talbots Charitable Foundation is proud to present the 2012 Talbots Scholarship Foundation and the Nancy Talbot Scholarship Award for perseverance and ingenuity, which is presented in memory of the founder of Talbots. This program empowers women to enrich themselves through learning and achieve a college education later in life. Applicants to the 2012 Talbots Scholarship Foundation must: 1) Be women currently residing in the United States or Canada; 2) Be women who have earned a high school diploma or their GED on or before September 2002; 3) Be enrolled or planning to enroll in full- or part-time undergraduate study at an accredited 2- or 4- year college or university; 4) Be attending the full 2012-13 academic year and receiving a degree no earlier than May 2013; and 5) Have at least two semesters (24 credit hours or more) remaining to complete an undergraduate degree as of the beginning of the 2012 fall academic term.
   
Deadline: January 3rd, 2012
   
Amount of Scholarship: The Talbots Scholarship Foundation will award $180,000 in college scholarships for the 2012 academic year, including up to seventeen (17) $10,000 scholarships and one (1) $30,000 scholarship.
   
Additional Information: www.talbots.com/scholarship
   
Contact: Talbots Scholarship Foundation
Scholarship Management Services
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, MN 56082 USA
talbotswomen@scholarshipamerica.org

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University of Miami Broward Women's Guild Scholarship
Applicant must be a female graduate of a Broward County high school with a 3.0 cumulative average. Also, the applicant must be currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at the University of Miami, demonstrate financial need, and plan to enroll for the Fall semester at the University of Miami.
   
Deadline: March 21, 2014
   
Amount of Scholarship: up to $2,000
   
Additional Information: Download the Application (PDF form)
   
Contact: Office of Financial Assistance Services
Attn: Broward Women's Guild Scholar
1204 Dickinson Drive #37R
Coral Gables, FL 33124-5240
or by email: scholarships.ofas@miami.edu

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University of Miami Women's Guild Scholarship, Miami-Dade County Chapter
Women, age 22 or over, whose previous academic achievement has been above average and whose undergraduate studies have been interrupted or postponed for one year or more due to family, career, monetary or other personal reasons. Additionally, applicants must be currently accepted to or enrolled in a degree-seeking program the University of Miami, be enrolled full time (at least 9 credit hours a semester or more) and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above. Applicants must be residents of Miami-Dade County prior to attending the University of Miami.
   
Deadline: May 2nd, 2014
   
Amount of Scholarship: up to $10,000
   
Additional Information: Download the Application (PDF form)
   
Contact: Office of Financial Assistance Services
Attn: David Medina
Rhodes House, Building 37R
Coral Gables, FL 33124-5240
or by email: scholarships.ofas@miami.edu

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