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Scholarships

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The YWCA of the Niagara Frontier is proud to offer scholarship programs through the Munk/Human Scholarship. This scholarship will be offered to women returning to secondary education in 2020.

Scholarship Qualifications

  • Potential recipients must be non-traditional female students pursuing a higher education, with ties to Niagara County. The Committee will use the National Center for Educational Statistics’ definition of a non-traditional student (including but not limited to full or part-time students).
  • Students pursuing any higher education following high school or achievement of a HSE/GED will be considered for award. This includes, but is not limited to, students pursuing an undergraduate, graduate, or associate’s degree, as well as accreditation and certification programs.
  • Students residing in Niagara County or who have used the services of the YWCA of the Niagara Frontier will be given preference.

Students residing in Niagara County or who have used the services of the YWCA of the Niagara Frontier will be given preference.

YWCA of the Niagara Frontier Munk/Human Memorial Trust Scholarship Application Form

  • Application Essay

    Write a brief (250 words or less) essay that focuses on the topics noted in the following questions. Also include any other information you consider pertinent.

    Why is furthering your education important to you, and what are your plans for using your education after you graduate? What are your personal and professional goals and how will your goals benefit the community?

    Why do you feel you should be selected to receive this scholarship? Include a statement describing the qualities you possess that make you a deserving candidate, and a statement regarding financial factors that should be considered.

  • Attachments

    Please attach a copy of acceptance at secondary education institution and/or transcript from preceding semester if currently enrolled.

  • Applicant Information

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Educational Record

  • Other Institutions Previously Attended (Optional)

  • Institution NameDates of Attendance 
  • Employment and Income

  • Publicity

  • The undersigned hereby certifies that the information provided on this application, including attachments, is true to the best of her knowledge.