2019 Application Instructions
“Simsbury Woman’s Club Adult Woman’s Scholarship”
Thank you for your interest in the Simsbury Woman’s Club Adult Woman’s Scholarship. We are pleased to be able to offer a $2,500 Scholarship for 2019.
The Simsbury Woman’s Club has been a member of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs of Connecticut (GFWC/CT) since 1968. In addition to our Simsbury Woman’s Club Adult Woman’s Scholarship, The Federation (GFWC/CT) offers two Memorial Scholarships: The Phipps Memorial Scholarships and The Schoelzel Memorial Scholarship. Memorial Scholarship candidates require a sponsoring CT Woman’s Club to be considered. The Simsbury Woman’s Club will sponsor one candidate, and forward their application to GFWC/CT for consideration.
Please read through the directions carefully before submitting your application.
IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR CONSIDERATION, APPLICANTS
o Must be a female resident of CT as well as a US citizen
o Must be currently enrolled in an institution of higher learning
o Must have completed a minimum of 60 credits of undergraduate work in an accredited
institution of higher learning.
o Must have a GPA of 3.0 or better
o Download application from link at the bottom of this page
o Complete the application on-line
o Answer questions fully using additional paper if necessary. You may include a photograph or
any further information you wish
o Print completed application and sign where indicated
o If you wish to have your application or any supporting documents returned to you, please enclose a stamped, self-addressed envelope
Mail Application and all necessary supporting documents to:
Simsbury Woman’s Club
Elinor (Ellie) Hoffman, Scholarship Chairman
P.O. Box 903, Simsbury, CT 06070
o Please note that emailed applications CANNOT be considered.
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Questions? Contact Ellie Hoffman at SWCScholarships2000@gmail.com
Simsbury Woman's Club President: Jane Whelchel