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Memorial Education Scholarship for Graduate Studies

Offered by General Federation of Women's Clubs of Massachusetts

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Nov 8, 2023
Multiple awards worth

$3,000

Grade level

Graduate Students

Expected deadline:

This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

March 2025

Scholarship Overview

The Memorial Education Scholarship for Graduate Studies annually awards at least $3,000 to current and incoming female graduate students with legal residence in Massachusetts who are pursuing the scholarship’s selected “course of study” for the year. While the course of study is “Special Education” for the current year, bear in mind that this may change. Thus, we recommend checking out the General Federation of Women’s Clubs of Massachusetts website to confirm you’re eligible before applying.

If you are eligible, you must submit a completed application that includes the following: a Letter of Reference from a college department chair or recent employer, a copy of their Massachusetts Driver’s License or Massachusetts Identification Card, and confirmation of acceptance to a graduate level program. If you’re a female graduate student from Massachusetts, we encourage you to apply! Keep on reading to learn more.

About General Federation of Women's Clubs of Massachusetts

The General Federation of Women's Clubs, since it was founded in 1980, has been a unifying force, bringing together local women's clubs from around the country and throughout the world. Although there is considerable diversity in the ages, interests, and experiences of GFWC clubwomen, all are united by a dedication to community improvement through volunteer service.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

Graduate Students

Academic Interest

Education, Special Education

Other Category

Women

State

Massachusetts

Application information

In addition to the below application materials, applicants must submit a copy of their Massachusetts Driver's License or Massachusetts Identification Card.

500-word personal statement

Proof of enrollment

Academic transcript

Resume or CV

Letter of Recommendation

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Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact General Federation of Women's Clubs of Massachusetts at [email protected].

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

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