Soroptimist International of The Americas,Inc.

  • Scholarship Intent: To doctoral candidates for the purpose of encouraging students to prepare for fields that support the Soroptimist mission of “improving the lives of women and girls in local communities and throughout the world”.
  • Criteria: Must live within and be currently enrolled in a university or satelite program located within the boundaries of the Sierra Pacific Region including the area north of the northern boundary lines of Santa Barbara, Ventura, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino counties and south of the southern boundary lines of Alameda, Marin, Sacramento, and El Dorado counties, and that portion of Alpine county west of the crest of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, but not including Mono and Inyo counties. Preference given to students entering last year of study in a doctoral program; Candidates must be involved in an area of study that supports the Soroptimist mission: “improving the lives of women and girls in local communities and throughout the world”. Must be citizen of a country represented by Soroptimist International of the Americas;
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: PhD
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: N/A; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: US Citizen/International
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: N/A; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Lynette Grandison
  • Contact Person title: Fellowship Chair
  • Street Address: 2101 Grandison Place Modesto, California 95355
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  • Number of Awards: varies

Up to $5,000