Northeastern: Business and Professional Women of Sterling Scholarship

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This $500 scholarship is awarded to a full-time freshman or sophomore female student who is planning to enroll in a business or a professional degree program. The recipient must maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA, and be from Northeastern Junior College's local five-county service area (Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, or Yuma counties).

Applicants must submit unofficial transcripts and a cover letter that includes the following information: 

  • a statement of why the applicant should be considered;
  • a list of clubs and activities applicant is (or was) involved with while at Northeastern;
  • documentation of any scholarships or other financial aid received to attend Northeastern;
  • a statement of why the applicant chose business as a major and potential career track; and
  • what her/his future plans are after leaving Northeastern. 

This scholarship was founded in 2018 by the group called Business and Professional Women of Sterling.  It aims to assist a female student attending Northeastern Junior College.

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