P.E.O., a philanthropic organization, is currently offering the P.E.O. STAR Scholarship Program. This scholarship is exclusively targeted to female students who demonstrate excellent academic and leadership quality. The winning candidates will be granted $2,500.
About the Sponsor (s)
P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women, educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans, and stewardship of Cottey College and motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations.
A one-time gift of USD $2,500 may be designated as a Named Scholarship in honor or memory of an individual or chapter.
Level and Area of Studies
High school or college level in any field.
Place of Study
In the United States or Canada
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible, candidates must meet the requirements as follow:
- Exhibits excellence in leadership, academics, extracurricular activities, community service and potential for future success
- Is in the final academic year (senior year) of her secondary education and is 20 years of age or under at the end of the calendar year
- Has a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
- Is a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States or Canada
- Plans to attend an accredited postsecondary educational institution in the United States or Canada, full-time or part-time, in the fall of the academic year following high school graduation
- Is recommended by and receives the vote of a local P.E.O. chapter
The U.S. and Canadian citizens are welcome to apply.
Please click the link below to apply this scholarship.
Each applicant has 30 calendar days to complete and electronically submit her application from the date she receives the link to establish her online account.