The HORIZONS Scholarship Program
The HORIZONS Scholarships are currently being offered to women interested in pursuing a career related to national security or defense. This scholarship, offered by Women In Defense, “was established in 1988 to encourage women to study science, technology, engineering, and math, plus other fields that support national security.”
To be fully eligible for The HORIZONS Scholarship program, you must:
- Be currently enrolled at an accredited university or college, either full-time or part- time.
- Undergraduate and graduate students are eligible; undergraduates must have attained at least junior level status (60 credits).
- Demonstrate interest in pursuing a career related to national security or defense.
- Demonstrate financial need.
- Have a minimum grade point average of 3.25.
- Be a woman.
- Be a citizen of the United States.
Completed applications, essays, recommendations and transcripts must be received no later than July 15, 2014.
Send application packages to: WID HORIZONS, 2111 Wilson Blvd., Suite 400, Arlington, VA 22201-3061.