Business and Professional Women (BPW/Triangle) scholarships are awarded annually to outstanding undergraduate and graduate women students who are seeking to further their education, advance their careers, or re-enter the workforce. Scholarship awards in the amount of $1,500 (USD) may be used towards tuition and fees, or other defined school-related expenses. Scholarship awards will be paid directly to the school on behalf of the scholarship recipient. Scholarship awards are not paid directly to the recipient.
BPW/Triangle scholarships are not awarded to the
same person in any two-consecutive-year cycle.
BPW/Triangle is currently accepting completed applications for the following scholarships:
· $1,500 Dr. Lois E. Frazier Scholarship (merit based)
· $1,500 Mary Edith Fox Scholarship (need based)
Please note that an applicant to the BPW/Triangle Scholarship may also apply (separately) to the North Carolina BPW Scholarship.
Click HERE to download the BPW/Triangle 2018 Scholarship Application.
Follow instructions below for completing the BPW/Triangle application. Please submit your completed 2018 application to:
firstname.lastname@example.org by MARCH 15, 2018
BPW/Triangle Application Guidelines
BPW/Triangle Scholarship Committee Members will screen and evaluate all
applications. A personal interview with the applicant may be required. The scholarship
winner will be notified by telephone and presented the award at the
BPW/Triangle scholarship dinner meeting, which is scheduled May 24, 2018.
The Scholarship Review Committee will evaluate each application based on the following criteria:
Expectations of a BPW/Triangle Scholarship Recipient
BPW/Triangle expects that each scholarship recipient:
· Works with and promotes integrity in her profession or academic pursuit
· Pursues excellence in her chosen career field and academic pursuit
· Is a forward thinking leader in her chosen career
· Advocates and actively cultivates support for other women in their chosen careers.
BPW/Triangle requests that each scholarship recipient:
BPW/Triangle Scholarship Payment
The scholarship will be payable to the college or university that the recipient will attend at the beginning of the Fall term. The scholarship award is not paid directly to the individual recipient. The scholarship recipient must arrange for all invoices to be submitted to BPW/Triangle Treasurer.
Questions? Contact Scholarships and Grants Co-Chairs: Ms. Linda Karolak at 919-383-4233 or Dr. Donna M. Wilson, at 919-206-7325 or email@example.com.
BPW/Triangle is a non-profit 501(c)(4) corporation.