BPW/Triangle develops a powerful network of leaders to advocate, educate and cultivate connections.
Merit and Need Based Scholarships Are Awarded Each Year
The application period for 2024 opens Fall 2023!
BPW/Triangle is committed to helping women pursue excellence academically and in their career. Through our annual scholarships, we support women of integrity who will be forward-thinking leaders in their field and will support and advocate for other women.
Please review ALL application guidelines before you apply.
Our scholarships are:
We encourage you to also apply (separately) to the North Carolina BPW Scholarship. This state-level group offers multiple scholarships.
Other related scholarships: See Soroptimists' Live Your Dream Awards.
BPW/TRIANGLE APPLICATION GUIDELINES
To be eligible, you must be a female who:
Ready to apply? Please make sure:
Once you know you meet our guidelines and you have your electronic transcript & resume at hand, you will complete your scholarship application via Google Forms - Direct link to Application available once application period is open.
The Scholarship Review Committee will evaluate each application based on the following criteria:
If you are selected as a recipient:We encourage you to attend our annual scholarship award meeting. At this meeting we will celebrate your accomplishment and formally invite you to stay in touch with us about your career progress. We will provide the meeting date to the scholarship award winners.
The scholarship will be paid directly to the college or university that you will attend at the beginning of the Fall term immediately following the notice of award. It will not be paid to you directly. If you will not attend the Fall term immediately after the award, the scholarship will be awarded to another applicant.
When you apply, you will be asked to provide:
This information is used only for evaluation of scholarship applications. We will contact you to let you know whether or not you've been selected. You will not be added to our email list.
We retain this information for our records; it will never be shared with other organizations or used to solicit you.
Congratulations to our 2020-2021 award recipients!
"I am honored to be awarded the Mary Edith Fox Scholarship as it will support my pursuit of obtaining my B.S. in Civil Engineering with a Business Administration Minor degree. Having this financial assistance will allow me to invest more time into my campus community, specifically the female engineering organizations I'm currently involved in. I want to express great gratitude to BPW/Triangle for encouraging my journey and gifting me a scholarship that will enable me to partake in various ventures within and outside of my curriculum."
- Jordyn Brown, North Carolina State University
"I am so grateful to be a recipient of the Dr. Lois Frazier Scholarship. As an aspiring health care leader, this scholarship will allow me to grow in my master’s program and gain more experience in my field. The BPW/Triangle Scholarship gives me the support I need to focus on my goals and allows me to work toward inspiring other women to pursue their goals as well."
- Drew Corpening, UNC/Chapel Hill