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Hellenic Professional Women Scholarship Applications Now Open, Deadline May 31

NEW YORK – Behind every successful woman is a tribe of other successful women who have her back. Hellenic Professional Women, Inc. (HPW) believes in this mindset and is committed to women who seek further education.

Let’s continue to inspire, mentor, and champion each other as we navigate the professional landscape. Together, we are unstoppable.

Up to three (3) scholarship awards in amounts ranging from $1,000-$3,000 will be awarded for HPW members or children/relatives of members who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate studies for the 2024-2025 academic year.

To be considered for the HPW Woman Rising Scholarship Award, please complete the application form and upload two letters of recommendation and one short scholarship essay by May 31, 2024. Winners will be announced and spotlighted in June with an award ceremony in Fall 2024.

More information is available online: https://shorturl.at/ELepR.

To learn more about joining HPW, visit the website: https://www.hellenicprofessionalwomen.org/.


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