March 1, 2023 - April 4, 2023
University Park, MD 20782
UP Woman's Club Scholarships
Wednesday, March 1, 2023
The University Park Woman’s Club will again be awarding scholarships in 2023.
The scholarship application is now on the club’s website, womensclubUP.com/scholarships. The applicant may complete the form online and either mail or email the form. Directions are on the forms. We are also working with local high school counselors to develop a process for obtaining and completing the application. The two scholarships offered are listed below. The deadline for applying is April 4, 2023.
Doris McPhee Memorial Scholarship This one-time financial need-based award of $1500 is available to a graduating senior of Northwestern High School. The student must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 and demonstrated leadership and service. The applicant needs to complete Parts A, B and C of the application, which includes writing an essay, providing two teacher recommendations and submitting the Student Aid Report from the FAFSA (Free Application for Feder-al Student Aid).
University Park Woman’s Club Scholarship This one-time $1,500 merit-based, need-blind scholarship is available to a graduating high school student who is a resident of Maryland and:
?Who resides in the Town of University Park, or
?Whose parent is a current member of University Park Woman's Club of at least 2 years standing, or
?Whose grandparent is a current member of the University Park Woman's Club who joined prior to 2015.
A minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0 is required along with evidence of leadership, service and scholar-ship. Applicants for this scholarship need to complete Parts A and B of the application, which includes writing an essay and providing two teacher recommendations.