The Marco Island Branch of the American Association of University Women will award a limited number of scholarships to adult women.
Applications for the Martha Yates Adult Scholarships which will be awarded in June 2009 are now available, and requests for the application should be made in writing to Geri Schwab, 9035 Michael Circle #4, Naples, FL 34113 prior to April 20.
For further application information, call Geri Schwab at 239-732-0896.
Scholarship awards of $500 are given to women 21 years and older who are continuing their education at a college or university. Proof of economic need is required, and applicants must currently reside on Marco Island, Isles of Capri or Goodland and be currently enrolled in a college or university, provide a recent transcript of their grades, supply two letters of recommendation and be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen.
The scholarship awards will be sent directly to the designated college or university for the benefit of successful applicants.