WIA Foundation Annual Scholarships for Women , Inc. Scholarship
Application For 2013-2014 Academic Year
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WIA Foundation Annual Scholarship in Aerospace for International Women applicants in USA, has now opened applications for the 2013-14 academic year. Full scholarship details:
Aeronautics and Astronautics
by: WIA Foundation
Beneficiaries: Scholarship is open to female students of any nationality.
Benefits:About two awards of $2,000 each will be given to rising seniors in college, to be applied to the 2013-2014 academic year.
- The goal of
the scholarship is to encourage
young women interested in a career in the aerospace
field to pursue higher education degrees in engineering or science
merit-based awards of $2000 will be given to rising seniors in
college, to be applied to the 2013-2014 academic year.
be eligible, applicants:
to have minimum college grade point average (GPA) of not less than
the equivalent of 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
have completed at least two and a half academic years of full-time
college work at the time of application, and
Must be currently
enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States
or its territories, working towards a bachelor’s degree, and plan
to continue to be enrolled in the subsequent academic year
to be Interested in pursuing a career in the aerospace
senior year in the 2012-2013 academic year
be female, of any citizenship or nationality
will be notified by email and letter by March 15, 2013. The winners
will be recognized at the Women in Aerospace Awards Dinner held in
the Washington, DC area in the fall of 2013.
press release will be issued with a short description of the winners
and her plans for the grant,
followed by an article in the WIA newsletter.
High school and college transcripts
- Two letters of
recommendation from a professor, or a supervisor of summer or Co-op
work experience, or a
supervisor of research work. Recommendations from relatives will not be accepted.
- 500-1000 word essay on why
the applicant is interested in aerospace,
what she wants to accomplish in her career, and
why she deserves the scholarship
scholarship letter (see below), agreeing to
the payment rules
- One hard (paper) copy with the above application materials to be mailed to: WIA(Women in Aerospace ) Foundation, Inc. Attn: Scholarship Selection Committee 204 E Street NE Washington, DC 20002
- Application must be
received by February 1, 2013. References or transcripts may be
mailed separately, if necessary.
- The WIA Scholarship is a merit-based
competitive award. The Women in Aerospace FS Selection Committee
will evaluate applications and select a winner based on the
Evaluation Criteria :
Transcripts – 25% ; Recommendation – 25% ; Essay – 50%
more information about WIA
Foundation Annual Scholarship
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