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Martha M. Dohner Memorial Scholarship

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) Harrisburg branch offers two annual scholarships: the Beverly J. Smith Memorial Scholarship and the Martha M. Dohner Memorial Scholarship. These scholarships are offered to students attending any accredited 4-year college or university in Pennsylvania and are permanent residents of Dauphin, Cumberland, or Perry Counties. Financial need and excellent …

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Return to Learning Scholarships AAUW Lombard Branch Area

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) promotes equity for women and girls through advocacy, philanthropy, research, and education. The members of the AAUW are all alumnae who unite to develop various scholarship programs to help college women to continue their intellectual growth, to further the advancement of women, and to discharge the special responsibilities …

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Lex Mathews Scholarship for Women

The Episcopal Church Women administers and help fund the Lex Mathews Scholarship program. The program was established and named after Rev. Lex Mathews, who advocated for women’s issues and headed the Christian Social Ministries for the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina before he died in 1985. Award Information: Award Information $500 to $2,000 (Depends on …

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Violet Richardson Award

Soroptimist is an organization of women whose members are volunteers in their communities. These members often work on the same problems that many organizations do. Although volunteering should be its own reward, the organization feels that its members or volunteers should be recognized for their actions and contributions. This award was named after the president …

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