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Wanda J. Schafer Graduate Scholarship

$2,500

October 28, 2019

Awards Available: 1

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Wanda Schafer Graduate Scholarship was established in 2002 by the Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter of the Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS). The scholarship is designed to encourage women to pursue career paths in transportation. The scholarship is awarded to women pursuing graduate studies in transportation or a related field.

    As a tribute to Ms. Wanda Schafer, the first president of the DFW Chapter of WTS, the Board of Directors voted to name the annual WTS graduate scholarship, the Wanda J. Schafer Graduate Scholarship, to honor Wanda for her dedicated service to WTS. Wanda became a WTS member and chapter president in 1989. She brought with her 20 years of experience in public service, tremendous organizational abilities, and a spirit of determination that helped WTS nearly double its membership in two years.

    Eligibility:
    -Open to women
    -Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
    -Currently enrolled in a graduate degree program in a transportation-related field, such as transportation engineering, planning, finance, or logistics in certain universities in Texas and Oklahoma
    -Plans to pursue a career in a transportation-related field
    -Past Wanda J. Schafer Scholarship winner is not eligible
    -First-semester students must contact the scholarship chair in advance for requirements related to official transcripts

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Daphne D. Johnson
  • 5005 Greenville Ave
  • Suite 100A
  • Dallas, TX 75206
  • djohnson@haydenconsultants.com
  • tel: 214-753-8107
  • fax: 214-753-8100

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