Soroptimists International of Cumberland County Seeking Adult Women Applicants for Scholarship
Bridgeton, NJ — Women who reside in Cumberland County or Salem County , are the primary wage earners for their families, and who are seeking financial assistance to go back to school can now obtain applications for the Live Your Dream Awards (formerly the Women’s Opportunity Award), Soroptimist International of Cumberland County’s major service project. The Soroptimist International Awards program has provided women who are primary wage earners for their families with a cash award to offset costs associated with their efforts to attain higher education or additional skills and training. The award can be used for tuition, books, childcare, carfare, or any other education-related expense. Last year Soroptimist International of Cumberland County awarded over $5,000 in cash awards. Applications are currently available online at https://www.soroptimist.org/awards/english/application.pdf. The deadline for submission is November 15, 2016. For additional information contact Donna Pearson at 856-455-6814.