To be eligible, an applicant must satisfy the following requirements:
- A women residing in Humboldt, Del Norte or Trinity County
- Return to college after a hiatus of 5 years or more in collegiate education
- Currently enrolled at Humboldt State University in upper division or graduate courses
- Grade point average (GPA) at HSU at least 3.0
- Demonstrate financial need.
Scholarship Range: $1500-$2000
Return in October to apply for the next round of scholarships.
Application Finalists will be notified by email and invited for an interview in November. Scholarships are awarded in December at the Humboldt Branch’s Annual Gala, which is the event that raises funds for next year’s scholarships.
To facilitate the selection process, all forms must be completed. If an answer for any section has more detail, please use an additional page. Two recommendation letters must be completed by persons who know you professionally or academically, such as faculty or employers, and not by family members or personal friends. They may comment on your character, abilities, past achievements, leadership abilities, personal goals and how long they have known you.
Application Deadline: October 31, 2020
If questions, contact AAUW Chair of Reentry Scholarship Committee at email@example.com
Email application and references to: firstname.lastname@example.org or
AAUW Humboldt Branch Re-entry Scholarship Committee
1875 Riberio Lane
Arcata, CA 95521
Women’s Re-Entry Scholarship 2019 Honorees
From the left to right are: Allison Lui, Abigail Jones and Beverley Steichen