October 22, 2019

Women in Engineering Studies Loan Awarded by Business and Professional Women’s Foundation

The Women in Engineering Studies Loan is a Loan sponsored by Business and Professional Women’s Foundation.

Information About the Scholarship:

Amount of Loan: Maximum – $5000
Application Deadline: 15-April
Scholarship Requirements: “Selection is based on financial need, academic history, and work and volunteer records. Candidate must be a woman age 25 or older enrolled in ABET-accredited program and have written notice of acceptance. Candidate must be a U.S. citizen, carry at least six semester hours or the equivalent each semester, and demonstrate financial need. Applicant should have related academic work and/or work experience. Applicant should enclose a business size #10, self-addressed, double-stamped envelope and write “loan” in the upper right hand corner of the envelope to identify requested information.”
Eligible for: College junior, College senior, Master’s-level study

Awarded by:

Business and Professional Women’s Foundation
1900 M Street, NW, Suite 310
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202 293 1100
Fax Number: 202 861 0298

Contact Details:


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Business and Professional Women’s Foundation

Business and Professional Women's Foundation