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: 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 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 info@wiittrust.org 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 https://www.wiit.org/wiit-charitable-trust/; click on "new scholarship program" to download the information for the current year.

Award Information

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

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
None specified
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
International Studies
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Chair, WIIT Charitable Trust
Women in International Trade (WIIT)
Not reported
City, State, Zip
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