To be eligible for the CWIT Scholarship, applicants must: be a South Carolina resident and enrolled in an accredited school, institution, college, or university and must provide proof of acceptance or current enrollment; be a United States citizen; and be well-qualified, with a serious interest in pursuing a degree specific to International Trade or a related course of study. Applicants do not need to be a full-time student. People of any gender are encouraged to apply. Dollar amounts will vary.
In addition to completing the application, applicants must also submit a transcript, resume, recommendation letter, personal statement and an essay. By offering monthly luncheon programs, networking opportunities, continuing education scholarships, academic scholarships and recognition for excellence, CWIT seeks to enhance the status of women working in trade-related fields while connecting professionals.