News from General Federation of Womens Clubs and GWFC/CT
GFWC/CT Memorial Scholarships are available to Connecticut women pursuing advanced courses of study at institutions of higher learning. The Memorial Scholarships include the Dorothy E. Schoelzel Scholarship and the Phipps Scholarships.
All awards are granted on the basis of future promise, scholastic ability and financial need. Applicants must be sponsored by a GFWC/CT Club and each club may sponsor only one applicant per year. Scholarships are not granted for current or past year’s expenses.
At this time, the maximum award is $2,000.00 for the Schoelzel Scholarship and $1,000.00 per Phipp’s Scholarship.
To be considered for sponsorship by the Manchester Women's Club, candidates for the Schoelzel Scholarship must have completed THREE or more years of undergraduate work in accredited institutions of higher learning with a 3.0 average or better. They must be matriculating for a Bachelor’s or post graduate degree in the field of Education.
Candidates to be considered for the Phipps Scholarships must have completed TWO or more years of undergraduate work in an accredited institution of higher learning with a 3.0 average or better, and be matriculating for a Bachelor’s or post graduate degree.
Does this sound like you or someone you know? Encourage them to contact the Manchester Women's Club at firstname.lastname@example.org today!