WISE Women offers scholarship assistance

WISE Women of Blair County is seeking applications for scholarship assistance. One or more scholarships will be awarded up to a total of $10,000. The deadline for applications is 4 p.m. Sept. 29.

Completed applications must be emailed to

wisewomenofblaircounty@yahoo.com or mailed to WISE Women at its new address: P.O. Box 134, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.

Scholarships will be available to Blair County females 21 years of age or older who have overcome adversity or discrimination in their lives and who are pursuing post-secondary education. The scholarship is not available for a master’s, doctorate or a second bachelor’s degree.

WISE Women of Blair County (WISE stands for Women Involved in Scholarship and Empowerment) has granted $24,000 in scholarships each year for women to continue their education.

To receive an application packet, visit www.wisewomenofblaircounty.org.

For additional information, email wisewomenofblaircounty@yahoo.com.