Women in International Trade (WIIT)/WIIT Charitable Trust Scholarship Program

2 scholarships of $1500 each (one for an undergraduate female student and one for a graduate female student) may be awarded for the Summer or Fall Semester and the Spring Semester of each year. Applicants must: (1) be currently enrolled or accepted at an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited U.S. university or college, either full-time or part- time; and (2) demonstrate interest in international development, international relations, international trade, international economics, or international business. A completed application includes a 3-5 page essay, applicant information, and proof of acceptance or current enrollment in an accredited U.S. college or university. All materials should be submitted by email ONLY to using the following subject line - "Submission for WIIT TRUST Essay Writing Contest". Only one submission entry will be accepted from each entrant. Awards are based on the quality of the applicants' essays in response to the assigned topic for that year. Application information is available at; click on "new scholarship program" to download the information for the current year.


Award Amount $1,500
Number of Awards 1 - 4
Application Deadline June 15
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender Female
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study International Studies
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Women in International Trade (WIIT)
Address c/o Affinity Strategies 100 M Street, SE, Suite 600
City, State, Zip Washington, DC 20003
Web Site Web site
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