It's no secret that Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence and character. Therefore, we are often contacted by scholarship-giving entities asking us to publicize scholarship (and other) opportunities for girls in our council -- and our young alumnae. We have listed them here for your convenience, arranged by deadline.
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation announces the launch of its college scholarship, one of the most generous higher education awards in the country. Designed to help highly capable students with financial need succeed at some of the most selective colleges in the country, those chosen will receive support from an educational advisor and up to $30,000 per year for four years to cover educational expenses.
Each applicant must:
The 2013 application is open now and closes on November 5.
Click here to learn more and apply.
The $2,500.00 Herbert E. Kaplan Youth in Philanthropy Scholarship will be awarded to a Rhode Island student graduating from a local high school in June 2014 who has demonstrated a history of philanthropy and volunteerism. It is the hope that the award winner's chosen education area will nurture a continued interest in community service.
Click here for the application.
Applications are due by August 1, 2013 to:
Lisa Desbiens, CFRE
The Providence Center
528 North Main Street
Providence, RI 02904
The scholarship recipient will be recognized at AFP-RI’s National Philanthropy Day Breakfast & Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, November 26, 2013. The award is named in memory of Herb Kaplan, a Rhode Islander well noted for his service to the community.
Please help us spread the word by sharing this info with any eligible Rhode Island high school student.
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