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Wilmington Women in Business Fresh Start Scholarship

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May 15, 2019

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) organization, was established by the Wilmington Women in Business in 1996 to provide financial incentive and mentoring assistance to a woman returning to school to improve her life and opportunities. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, disability, or national origin.

    Candidates must be a female U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident. Be at least 20 years of age and have a high school diploma or G.E.D. Have had at least a two year break in education either after completing high school or during post-secondary (college) studies. Be admitted to (or currently enrolled) in an accredited Delaware college in a two or four year degree program at the undergraduate level. (Students who have previously earned a bachelor’s degree are not eligible to apply.). Be recommended by a Social Service Agency (or if a Social Service Agency is not available, by a College Representative). Have at least a C average if currently enrolled in college. Certify financial need. Must submit a completed application including a personal statement

  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • PO Box 7784
  • Wilmington, DE 19803
  • fsscholar@comcast.net
  • 302-656-4411

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