Her Vaga Bound Roots - Vagas with Degrees Scholarship Foundation is proud to announce our partnership with The Women Empowerment Network. Together, we are providing an exciting opportunity to provide a college scholarship to one person at The Women's Empowerment Expo on January 29, 2022. We are officially accepting submissions!
Her Vaga Bound Roots is donating $1,000 towards the scholarship and The Women Empowerment Network organization will be raising even more funds with a goal to match another 1k through their tickets sales and sponsorships.
HVBR thanks The Women Empowerment Network for this opportunity + sharing their platform to bring greater visibility and impact to our community. Buy your tickets + apply! We can’t wait to meet you at the Expo!
REQUIREMENTS & ELIGIBILITY
To be eligible for a Vagas With Degrees Scholarship, an applicant must:
Identify as a womxn or anyone who experiences life through the lens of womxn in body, spirit, and identity - past, present, future, and fluid
Belong to a racial/ethnic minority group from at least one of the following ethnicities: i.e Black/ African America, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic/Latinx
Student must plan to enroll or be currently enrolled at a US accredited educational institution of higher education not-for-profit, private or public college or university
Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
Must reside in the United States. Scholarship is open to undocumented students.
*Proof of program acceptance/program enrollment + the We Expo Ticket purchase is required prior to award disbursement
*Applicant must meet all required eligibility and provide required documents in the “Applicant’s Attachments Checklist” listed on application form, in order to be considered. Chosen recipient(s) will be asked to submit photo to be highlighted on The Women's Empowerment Network and Her Vaga Bound Roots website and social media.
Deadline: November 1st, 2021