BPW/Triangle develops a powerful network of leaders to advocate, educate and cultivate connections.
Merit And Need Based Scholarships Are Awarded Each Year
Business and Professional Women of the Triangle (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:
Please note that an applicant to the BPW/Triangle Scholarship may also apply (separately) to the North Carolina BPW Scholarship.
Ready to apply? Please make sure you've 1) read the guidelines below and you meet them, and 2) you have your transcript ready to upload.
Once you know you meet our guidelines and you have your electronic transcript at hand, please fill out the BPW/Triangle 2019 Scholarship Application.
The deadline for the application is March 19 2019.
BPW/Triangle Application Guidelines
To be eligible, you must:
____ Be currently enrolled (full- or part-time) at an accredited college, university, or institution of higher education. **Current high school students are not eligible to apply**
____ Your home address must be in the North Carolina counties of Wake, Durham, Orange, Chatham or Johnston (but you can attend school outside these areas)
____ Be female
____ Be in good academic standing (2.5 GPA or higher)
The 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 23, 2019.
The Scholarship Review Committee will evaluate each application based on the following criteria:
BPW/Triangle expects that each scholarship recipient:
BPW/Triangle requests that each scholarship recipient:
BPW/Triangle Scholarship PaymentThe 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.
Scholarships and Grants Chair: