Deadline: February (annually)
Eligibility: (1) United States citizens and Iowa residents residing
in Polk, Dallas, or Warren counties; (2) at least a Sophomore in college, completing
a minimum of 60 credit hours by December 31, 2012; (3) attending an accredited
Iowa university authorized to offer baccalaureate degrees or higher; and (4)
achieved a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better on a 4.0
Des Moines Women’s Club
Deadline: January (annually)
Eligibility: For 5 different scholarships
1. Lois Dell Memorial Scholarship- full-time female student
2. Liselotte Gurau Memorial Scholarship- full-time female student pursuing degree in health related field
3. Helen McEwan Memorial Scholarship- full-time female student pursuing degree in elementary education
4. Olive C. Riddell Memorial Scholarship- female student in any academic field
5. Rose Lorenz Schwartz Memorial Scholarship- male or female student pursuing a degree in music or dance or studying music or dance as a component of a Performing Arts major.
Applicants may only apply for one of the five memorial scholarships, must be a full-time student beyond high school level and currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or technical school. Must be a legal resident of Polk County, or bordering counties: Boone, Dallas, Jasper, Madison, Marion, Story, Warren.
Apply: Applications can be downloaded off the following website: http://www.desmoineswomensclub.org or visit the Office of Student Financial Planning in Carnegie Hall for more information.
Contact: Phone: (515) 244-0507, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Eligibility: Applicant must be a minority or woman.
Apply: Applications can be done online at: http://www.dri.org/
Contact: Katrina H. Holland, (312) 698-6207, email@example.com
Eligibility: The criteria to be used to pre-screen the candidates will include financial need, head of household with small children, and/or at-risk adult.
Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
Apply: Applications can be picked up in the Office of Student Financial Planning located in Carnegie Hall or go to www.executivewomen.org
Contact: Kim Thomas, Sr. Executive Assistant to the Publisher, Des Moines Register Media Gannett Midwest- U.S. Community Publishing 715 Locust St. Des Moines, IA 50309 Ph (515)284-8042 Fax (515)284-8222 email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Soroptimist International of Des Moines
4400 E.P. True Parkway Unit #12
West Des Moines, IA 50265
Phone: (515) 225-3405
Additional Information: For more information please see this scholarship folder in the Office of Student Financial Planning located in Carnegie Hall or email email@example.com to request an online application.