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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 post-secondary education in 2022.

The Scholarship Application Period is Now Closed. Check back for the 2023 Munk Human Scholarship application.

YWCA of the Niagara Frontier will be providing YWCA Munk/Human Scholarships for women returning to post-secondary education effective for the Fall Semester 2022.


To be eligible, potential recipients must meet the following criteria:

1) Committee will make a selection on non-traditional female student pursuing a higher education with ties to Niagara County. The committee will use the National Center for Educational Statistics’ definition of a non-traditional students (including, but not limited to, full-time or part-time students).

2) Students pursuing any higher-education following high school or achievement of a GED will be considered for award. This includes, but is not limited to, students pursuing an undergraduate, graduate or associated degree as well as accreditation and certification programs.

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

Interested applicants must complete an application (click button below). Applications will be accepted in the following ways:
MAIL: YWCA of the Niagara Frontier, 32 Cottage Street; Lockport, NY 14094,
ATTN: Brittany DePietro


FAX: 716-433-1929