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“Making Waves” Scholarship for Women

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Offered by Scholarships360

Reviewed by Brian GeigerLast updated Feb 8, 2024
1 award worth


Grade level

All Grade Levels

Application deadline:

January 31, 2025

Scholarship Overview

Are you a woman in high school, college, or graduate school enrolled during the 2024-25 academic year? If so, let us help you! Our $500 “Making Waves” Scholarship for Women aims to help women cover the costs of pursuing their dreams. Whether that dream is starting a business, learning a foreign language, or attending college on the path to fulfilling your dream, the scholarship will cover those costs and make your journey a little easier. No matter your goals, we want to help out a woman who is passionate about their higher education journey and actively looking for ways to fund it. In order to apply, simply write an essay about how the $500 “Making Waves” Scholarship for Women will help you fulfill your dreams. Please note that applicants will be reviewed based on both the quality of their essay and quantity of scholarships applied for on the Scholarships360 platform. Scholarships360 users who are more active on the platform will be given higher consideration. We encourage you to apply and look forward to reading your essay. Good luck!

Eligibility information

Women enrolled in high school, college, technical/vocational, or graduate school during the 2024-25 academic year are eligible to apply. Homeschooled students are also eligible.

Grade Level

All Grade Levels


U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents

Other Category


Application information

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Essay Prompt

How will earning the $500 "Making Waves" Scholarship for Women help you fulfill your dreams?

Maximum 250 words


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Scholarship FAQ

Is this scholarship open to international students?

No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents.

How will the scholarship funds be awarded?

The scholarship funds will be sent directly to the college or university the winner is/will be attending.

When will the winner of this scholarship be announced?

The “Making Waves” Scholarship for Women winner will be announced: February 28, 2025.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Scholarships360 at [email protected].

Is this scholarship renewable?

No, the “Making Waves” Scholarship for Women is not renewable.

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).

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