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Neighbors of DuPage

Scholarship available for DuPage students

Sep 10, 2015 02:28PM ● By Neighbors Magazines

The Downers Grove Area Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) announces $1,500-3,000 Back-to-the-Books Scholarships. This year we will also award a $5,000 scholarship for a Bachelor's Degree. Eligible applicants must be residents of Downers Grove, Lisle, Woodridge, Darien or Westmont and have returned to school after an absence of at least 5 years and are within 2 years of completing a degree.

Other criteria include professional goals, financial need, educational achievement, volunteer activity, and employment history. The scholarship may be used in conjunction with other financial aid. Completed applications must be received by Oct. 15. Selection will be made in Nov. and funds will be available for the next college term. 630-440-0098