Soroptimist International of Los Angeles Fellowship for Women in Graduate Study
December 31, 2022
- Scholarship Description
Soroptimist is a global volunteer organization that provides women and girls with access to the education and training they need to achieve economic empowerment. Soroptimist International of Los Angeles is offering its annual fellowship to an outstanding woman graduate student. This student must be attending graduate school in Los Angeles County, California. The award of $3,500 is for the academic year during which it is awarded. The field of study is open, but consideration will be given to candidates who have high financial need and contribute to the betterment of a community through volunteer efforts, with particular attention to the betterment of women and girls.
Candidates must be enrolled in a graduate degree program at an accredited institution of higher education in Los Angeles County. Candidates must also have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, and 3 letters of reference are required. Official transcripts of upper division (junior and senior years) and/or graduate level work must be sent directly from the school’s Registrar to the Chair of the Fellowship Committee. A personal interview is required of finalists. Finalist interviews will be conducted on January 30th. The winner of this Fellowship Award will be announced in February. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.