JWOF “Powerful Women…Next Generation” Scholarship 2018

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Applications are now being accepted for the Jamaican Women of Florida “Powerful Women…Next Generation”   annual renewable scholarship.  The scholarship valued at $1,250 annually is tenable for four (4) years at a tertiary institution.  Applications must be submitted by DEADLINE Thursday, February 15, 2018.

Application Requirement as follows:

·  Applicant must be first or second generation, Jamaican-American female high school student resident of Florida and will attend college in fall 2018.

·  Applicant must have a high school graduating 3.5 GPA (transcript required), and must be maintained throughout the tenure of the scholarship.

·  Applicant is required to demonstrate commitment as a volunteer in community projects. (At least 40 hours minimum required per semester) and continued through college duration.

·   Applicant must compose an essay (not more than two (2) pages, double-spaced), explaining why she should be awarded this scholarship. The application material must be accompanied by candidate’s contact information (name/DOB/address/telephone/email address) and forwarded via email: Jamaican Women of Florida (JWOF) at info@jamaicanwomenofflorida.com or mailed to PO Box 551677, Davie, FL 33355

Contact:  Jamaican Women of Florida (JWOF) 561-320-1391