LIVE YOUR DREAM . . . Education & Training Award for Women
Chehalis, WA –In recognition of the power of women and their dreams, Soroptimist Centralia-Chehalis is offering a $550.00 cash grant for eligible applicants. Applicants must be women who provide the primary financial support for their families, and who are enrolled in or have been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and are seeking to improve their lives with the help of additional education and training.
Since the Live Your Dream Awards program began in 1972, about $30 million in education grants have been disbursed to assist tens of thousands of women achieve their dreams of a better life for themselves and their families. The program provides women with cash grants to offset costs associated with their efforts to attain higher education and additional skills training. The ultimate goal of the program is to help women improve their economic status by preparing them to enter or re-enter the workplace. Unlike other award programs, the Live Your Dream Awards can be used for books, child care, transportation or any other expense that will help a woman reach her educational goal.
Applications can be submitted online at www.soroptimist.org or mailed to Centralia-Chehalis Soroptimist, P.O. Box 356, Centralia, WA 98531
All completed applications must be submitted no later than November 15th, 2014.
If you have any questions please call Lesa LeDuc at 360.508.0123.