Women's Independence Scholarship Program, Inc./Women's Independence Scholarship Program

Scholarship for female survivors of intimate partner abuse, separated from their abusive partner a minimum of one year but not more than seven years, and sponsored by a domestic violence service agency they have worked with for a minimum of six months. Funding is available for those attending an accredited course of study at a U.S. institution. The application is only available online and must be submitted electronically.

Award Information

Award Amount
$500 - $3,000
Number of Awards
350 - 500
Application Deadline
Not reported
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students
Renewability
Renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
Female
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Executive Director
Women's Independence Scholarship Program, Inc.
Address
4900 Randall Parkway, Suite H
City, State, Zip
Wilmington, NC , 28403
Telephone
(910) 397-7742
E-mail
nancy@wispinc.org
Website
Website

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