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SLJWC SCHOLARSHIP

Every year the GFWC South Lake Junior Woman's Club provides deserving students in the South Lake area with a scholarship for College to further their educational career. If you know a deserving student or are one,

apply today.

   SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

 

To download our Scholarship Application,

click on the PDF icon. 

If you are having difficulties viewing our Application, have questions or comments, please contact our scholarship committee at SLJWCscholarship@gmail.com.

Completed applications must be postmarked by

Friday, March 29, 2024 and sent to:

 

GFWC South Lake Junior Woman’s Club

Attn: Scholarship Committee

P.O. Box 121411
Clermont, FL 34712

 

Email: SLJWCscholarship@gmail.com

 

 

SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS

 

GFWC South Lake Junior Woman’s Club promotes and encourages continued education in the community by awarding an unspecified number of student applicants with up to a $500 scholarship for that application year, based on the funds raised throughout the year. 

 

  1. Submit the scholarship application above.

  2.  Applicant must be a South Lake County Resident.

  3.  This scholarship requires you to:

  • Provide a resume

  • Answer all essay questions

  • 2 letters of recommendations (teacher and/or community leader)

  • Submit 1 teacher recommendation form

4. This scholarship requires you to volunteer with SLJWC during at least ONE or TWO shifts at one of our designated mandatory fundraiser(s) for the year:

  • Pig on The Pond - October 13th - 15th, 2023

  • Light-Up Clermont - December 1st, 2023

  • Golf Tournament - March 2nd, 2024

          

Contact the Scholarship Committee by email at sljwcscholarship@gmail.com to get additional details and on the schedule(s).

Recipient must be accepted at an accredited Junior College, Community College, College, or University, in Florida. Scholarship funds will be released to the school after SLJWC receives a letter of acceptance from the accredited school and the recipient notifies the Scholarship Chairperson in writing of their intent to enroll in the upcoming Fall/Spring semester.

 

Funds for the recipient will be mailed directly to the schools Financial Aid Office with the instructions that they are to be used for expenses processed through their office for the recipient. If the scholarship recipient decides to attend another school, they must immediately notify the SLJWC Scholarship Chairperson so the funds may be transferred.

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