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Welcome to NYSW Inc. – Greater Binghamton Chapter

This chapter is currently sponsored by:

Scholarship Application

 

The Greater Binghamton Chapter of New York State Women, Inc will award a scholarship. The scholarship is for a person who has resided in Greater Binghamton area for at least one year: who are interested in improving their place in business; who are entering; returning to college; trade school or continuing their education; or, who are seeking to run for any political/government office. 

**NYSW, Inc. does not support any specific political party, or organization; NYSW, Inc. supports the professional women in their political endeavors and ambitions.

(please place a check mark in the scholarship you wish to apply for)

                                      ________ Personal Development/ Higher Education

                              ________ Professional Development/ Business

                                                                         ________ Political/ Running for Office

                                 

 The Scholarship Committee of Greater Binghamton Chapter (GBC/NYSW) in regard to continued education will consider overall academic standing, community service and other awards individual applicants have received.  Regarding applicants for Professional/Business Development, we will consider overall purpose, impact upon business and community.  Regarding applicants who seek political aspirations, we will consider overall purpose, and benefit, of applicant seeking office, to both self and community. NYSW, Inc. membership is not required. The applicant should be a good citizen and get along well with others. The applicant should have a good social attitude evidenced by participation in school, community activities, and/or clubs.

There shall be no specific age requirement or limitation except that the recipient must have graduated from high school and/or obtained a GED & plan on attending an accredited institution or program; have a legitimate business plan or proposal; or proof of running for public office.

Selection shall be made without regard to race, color, creed, physical limitations or national origin of individuals.

The application deadline is ______ and all materials must be submitted or postmarked on or before this date.

The recipient, by submitting to the GBC/NYSW, Inc. Treasurer a school receipt, shall be awarded her scholarship money, or the award money can be sent directly to the school or college, program. In the event the award recipient does not fulfill her obligations of the award, the award is to go to the next in line of qualified applicants determined by the GBC/NYSW, Inc. Committee.

 

 

The recipient, by submitting to the GBC/NYSW, Inc. Treasurer an estimate of proposed service, business or plan, shall be awarded her scholarship money, or the award money can be sent directly to the appropriate entity

Application requirements:

500-word essay describing what you plan to accomplish with the scholarship

-Personal/ Continued Education: Proof of course registration & cost.

-Business: Proof & cost of business proposal (include estimates, invoices).

-Political: Proof running for office/government.

 

Instructions: Please fill out the application completely and submit it to GBC/NYSW, Inc.  along with required documents listed.

 

I. Personal Information:

Last Name: _____________________ First: ___________________ MI: ______

Address: ________________________________________________________

City: ________________________ State: ____________ Zip Code: __________

Phone: __________________ Email Address: ___________________________

Course/Program/Plan/Aspiration: ______________________________________

Date(s): __________________________________________________________

Scholarship amount you are applying for: _______________________________

Objective/Outcome: ________________________________________________

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II. Education:

High School: __________________________ Graduated:  ____ GED ____

 

Higher Education/College/Trade School:   Name Dates Attended/Date Graduated Degree/GPA.

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III. Work Experience:

Describe briefly what type of work experience you have had. Specify dates. Begin with present or last employment (use separate page if necessary)

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IV. Community Involvement:

Please list any involvement in community activities and/or any organizations. Please indicate any offices you held.

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I certify that the information given herein and which you are authorized to verify, is true and correct and I agree to notify the grantor of this scholarship of any material change in facts. Furthermore, I authorize the grantor of this award to obtain from the institution in which I am enrolled, such additional information as they may require from time to time as to my scholastic progress and financial status. This application shall remain the property of the NYSW whether the scholarship is approved or rejected. I fully understand my obligations and realize that a refund must be made to NYSW if I do not fulfill my commitments unless there is sufficient reason (through examination by the committee and approval by the District) for the termination.

Date: __________________ Signed: ______________________________