The North Palm Beach Branch of AAUW will once again offer scholarships to current undergraduate students to residents of Palm Beach County. Since 1999, 56 deserving local students have been awarded scholarships ranging from $500 to $2500 to help them complete their college educations.
The Doris Karlik Scholarship (funded by the The Northern Palm Beach County AAUW Charitable Foundation) is for women only and ranges from $500.00 to $1,500.00 and the Scholarship to Honor the North Palm Beach Library Friends is for women or men (recipient must be a resident of Lake Park, North Palm Beach, or Riviera Beach FL) and is for up to $2,500.00.
The applicants must be a US Citizen, by birth or naturalization and attending an accredited Florida college, university, or trade school. For the Scholarship to Honor Friends of the North Palm Beach Library, field of study may be Liberal Arts, Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics or a trade (at an accredited trade school).
The applicants must have a 3.0 grade point average or higher, submit the application form and official college transcript. They must also provide two (2) letters of recommendation, one from a college or university faculty member on official letterhead and signed.