The Honolulu Chapter of Executive Women International (EWI®) has announced its 2017-2018 Adult Students in Scholastic Transition (ASIST) Program. The ASIST scholarship is available to adults facing economic, social, or physical challenges, who are looking to improve their situation through educational opportunities. Applications are now being accepted through April 14, 2017. Theywill be awarding a total of $20,000 in scholarship assistance this year to adults residing on Oahu who are in transitional situations and in need of financial aid to further their education.
The criteria to be used to pre-screen the candidates are as follows:
- Financial need
- Socially, physically and economically disadvantaged adults
- Heads of households with small children
- Displaced homemakers
The recipients may select the career path of choice, and any assistance received is an award, not requiring repayment. Awards will be distributed to the educational providers by the Executive Women International Honolulu Chapter.
Utilize the Submission Checklist to verify all necessary documents. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Refer to the Honolulu website at: www.ewihonolulu.org or corporate website at www.ewiconnect.com for more information.