FRESH START SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE FOR 2015-16 Scholarships Benefit Adult Women Returning to College
WILMINGTON, DE (April 24, 2015) -- The Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, Inc. is accepting applications for the Fresh Start Scholarship for academic year 2015-2016.
The scholarships provide financial incentive and mentoring assistance to women returning to school to improve their lifestyle and career opportunities. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, disability or national origin.
Eligibility requirements and applications are available online at www.freshstartscholarship.org, by email at FSSF@FreshStartScholarship.org, or by calling 302-397-3440. Completed applications must be postmarked by May 15, 2015. All applicants will be notified on or before July 31, 2015.
To be eligible, candidates must be at least 20 years of age and have had at least a two-year break in education either after completing high school or during post-secondary (college) studies. Candidates must be admitted to an accredited Delaware college or university in a two- or four-year degree program at the undergraduate level. Students who have previously earned a bachelor's degree are not eligible to apply.)
About Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation
The Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, Inc. (FSSF) is the charitable arm of Wilmington Women in Business, Inc. (WWB). FSSF awards annual scholarships to adult women based on need, academic record and potential for success. It also provides mentoring support through WWB members. Its goal is to support these women through commencement so that they emerge with a renewed sense of self-esteem and financial independence and assist them in networking when they graduate. At the same time, scholars serve as role models to their children and others who might be considering educational pathways to a better future. Learn more at www.freshstartscholarship.org/