Soroptimist International of Trenton Area Awards
The Virginia Wagner Award - Women who are attending a college or university in pursuit of a bachelor’s or master’s degree are eligible to apply. Judging is based on effort toward education, scholarship, extracurricular activities, and financial need. Deadline to apply: 1-10-14. Contact Nancy Nagle at email@example.com.
The Women’s Opportunity Award assists women who have the primary financial responsibility for their families to obtain the skills/training and education necessary to improve their employment status and standard of living for themselves and their families. Judging is based on effort toward education, scholarship, extracurricular activities, and financial need. Deadline to apply: 12-2-13. Contact Sandy Rushlau at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Violet Richardson Award recognizes young women ages 14-17
who are engaged in volunteer activities within their communities or schools. Deadline to apply: 11-15-13. Contact Pat Bryan at email@example.com.
The Audrey Seay Memorial Scholarship is a Trenton Area scholarship program honoring a former member, Audrey Seay, who was active in many professional and community activities, including as past Mayor of Trenton. Applicants must be a junior or senior attending a college or university in pursuit of a bachelor’s or master’s degree in nursing. The eligible applicant must demonstrate a connection to the SI of Trenton Area service area and demonstrate financial need, academic achievement, and sound educational goals. Deadline to apply: 11-15-13. Contact Gini Lebold at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in Soroptimist membership, please contact Barb Rigg at email@example.com or (734) 676-5106.