Association of University Women (AAUW)
AAUW awards fellowships to underrepresented minority women who intend to pursue a full-time course of study in an MBA program. Award amounts range from US $5,000 to $12,000. Candidates are eligible to apply for support for the final year of study only and are expected to receive their degrees at the end of the fellowship year. Applications are typically due in January of each year for the following academic year’s aid.
AWSCPA - American Woman’s
Society of Certified Public Accountants
The Scholarship Committee of the AWSCPA - New York City Affiliate is accepting applications for a scholarship to be awarded at its annual meeting in June. Candidates must be enrolled in a graduate accounting degree program, have completed at least one semester on Intermediate Accounting by June 30, have maintained at least a cumulative B average and must agree to continue the accounting program through the Spring semester. Applications are available by contacting Ms. Jen Wiess at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are typically due in April of each year for the following academic year’s aid.
The Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW/FCFDU)
The CFUW was founded in 1919 to promote peace and equality rights for women. The Federation promotes higher education for women through its Fellowships and Awards Program. Applications for 2013-2014 are posted on the CFUW website at http://www.cfuw.org/. Applications are due by November 1.
The Future of Financial Analytics Scholarship (FINCAD)
As a way to assist women who are interested in entering in the finance industry, FINCAD will award up to 2 female students focusing their study on finance. The award amount is $2,500 and applications are due November 30.
In order to apply, you must:
- A female business student with focus on finance and/or derivatives
- A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
- A Canadian or US citizen
P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship
Provides international women with scholarships of up to $10,000. US and Canadian citizens or permanent residents are not eligible. Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate program in the United States or Canada and must promise to return to their home country to pursue their careers. The application packet is due by January 31 of the year for which the scholarship is requested.
WX - New York Women Executives in Real Estate
The WX Scholarship Program's goal is to encourage and support bright and talented young women in their pursuit of careers in real estate and real estate related professions. The criteria used in awarding scholarships are as follows in order of importance: i) academic merit and demonstrated interest in real estate, through courses, clubs, internships, job experience, etc.; ii) financial need; and iii) likelihood of working in the New York metropolitan area. Scholarships can range from $2,000 to $10,000 for tuition expenses and certain candidates have the ability to reapply for subsequent years.
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated National Educational Foundation
Available to graduate women, both domestic and international. Awarded for full-time study for one academic year (fall/spring).The amount varies from $500 to $2,500 paid directly to recipient. Documented proof of academic study and plan of program must be sent to the Scholarship Chairperson with signature of school administrator or Program Director.