The North American Board of The Antiochian Orthodox Christian Women of North America is offering its annual scholarships, usually in the amount of $500 each, to help women continue their education in order to improve their circumstances and those of their families. Applications, which must be submitted by May 27, 2011, are available from your parish priest.
The qualifications for the scholarship are as follows:
- The applicant must be a female over 25 years of age;
- The applicant must be a member in good standing of a parish of the Antiochian Archdiocese;
- The applicant must be actively involved in her parish;
- The applicant must be applying for or registered in an academic or trade program of study; and
- The applicant must demonstrate financial need.
The names of scholarship recipients will be announced in July by the North American Board at the Summer Meeting during the Archdiocese Convention in Chicago.
For more information, please call Khouria Helene Hajal at (613) 738-0476 (Canada) or Cindy Nimey at (315) 796- 7910 (USA).
|2011 AOCWNA Scholarship Cover Letter (PDF) ||127.95 KB|
|2011 AOCWNA Scholarship Application (PDF) ||137.4 KB|