The Cumberland County Commission for Women has a $500 scholarship opportunity for one Cumberland County female, who wishes to pursue a leadership-oriented educational/personal enrichment opportunity. 

Scholarship Requirements: 

  • Must live in Cumberland County
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be a female
  • Non-credit bearing course or program

The scholarship application includes one essay question that will give the applicant an opportunity to discuss her perspectives on community leadership and, in honoring the Commission’s mission, to share an idea for a leadership program that would benefit women and girls in Cumberland County.

All applications will be held in confidence. The scholarship award will be sent directly to the leadership/enrichment program on behalf the selected awardee. Applicants who are not selected are encouraged to apply for future scholarship opportunities.

2022 scholarship applications due May 2, 2022 @ 4 p.m. 

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