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Soroptimist/Olive Ann Beech Memorial Scholarship Fund

Scholarship funds (amount varies) are awarded annually to students attending WSU Tech, with preference given to adult women who are endeavoring to acquire a career which will benefit themselves and others who may depend upon them.

Eligibility & Requirements

  • Have completed six hours of post-secondary education
  • Have a minimum post-secondary GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Plan to enroll at WSU Tech
  • Be of good character, as demonstrated through community engagement, work ethic, and ability to set goals
  • Leadership qualities demonstrated through resume

Award Details

Scholarship funds (amount varies) are awarded annually to a female student attending WSU Tech, with preference given to adult women with dependents, who are endeavoring to acquire a career which will benefit themselves and others who may depend upon them.

The Wichita Community Foundation is responsible for the investment, administration and governance of the Soroptimist/Olive Ann Beech Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Deadline

The application must be electronically submitted by noon on May 31, 2019. No exceptions.

Application

Essays

Resume

Must include the following
  • Community activities, including volunteering, you have participated in along with offices you have held and any special honors you may have received.
  • Share how long you have been involved in any community activities.
  • Work experience you have had in the past four years, including your length of employment.

Transcript

Must include list of courses completed and cumulative GPA.

FASFA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)

This scholarship is awarded based on financial need, so you’ll need to qualify and attach your FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) or SAR (Student Aid Report). FASFA is approximately 10-15 pages, while the SAR is 3-5 pages. Either submission must reflect financial information.

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