Whatcom Women in Business will be awarding up to $18, 000 in scholarships to women who are furthering their education.
Scholarships will be awarded to the top candidates after an application and panel interview process. Awards are based on professional goals, GPA, personal achievements, community service, extracurricular activities, financial need, and interview skills.
In 2011, the organization awarded qualified women with a total of $15,000 in scholarships.
The application form can be found at our website, www.wwib.org. The dead line for submitting the application is June 1, 2012. The mailing address can be found on the application.
Whatcom Women in Business is a nonprofit organization consisting of business owners, managers and professionals who provide a positive role model for the community through leadership and professional mentoring. The members of Whatcom Women in Business are dedicated to reaching out to help women achieve success in their professional and personal growth. We would like to thank those who attended our annual auction where we honored our Professional Women of the Year and helped us raise money for these scholarships.