Scholarships

In June of 2017, the Carmel Valley Women’s Club Foundation will present scholarships worth up to $3,000 to one or more deserving female graduates. We intend to assist and encourage young women to pursue higher levels of education with the aid of these scholarships.

Following are the Qualifications and Application Requirements as well as a downloadable Application and Application Checklist. Please note that the Applications and all supporting documents must be postmarked on or before April 10, 2017, to the address noted below.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Female high school graduate, currently enrolled at an accredited school or returning to an accredited school.
  • Carmel Valley Resident in 93924 or 93923 zip codes.
  • Academic Record: 3.0 or above grade point average.
  • Active in school and/or Carmel Valley Community.
  • Proof of Acceptance or enrollment at an accredited school.
  • Financial need may be a consideration.

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Employment record, if applicable.
  • Resume of activities and interests including honors, awards and volunteer work.
  • Essay of 250 words (or less) on career goals.
  • Contact information including name, address, email address and cell phone number.
  • Status of other scholarships and financial aid.

 
Click here to download the 2017 Application
 
SELECTION PROCESS:

  • Applications due on or before April 10, 2017.
  • Applications must be postmarked no later than April 10, 2017. (All applicant information will be kept confidential.)
  • Applications accepted by mail only.

PLEASE MAIL APPLICATION TO:
Carmel Valley Women’s Club Foundation
Attn: Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 407
Carmel Valley, CA 93924

The Carmel Valley Women’s Club Foundation Scholarship Committee will review applications and select finalists. Finalists may be asked to provide additional adult references. Finalists will be interviewed in late April/early May, 2017. Scholarship recipients will be notified by May 15, 2017. The recipients will be invited to the June 7, 2017, Carmel Valley Women’s Club luncheon for introduction to the members.

FUNDS DISTRIBUTION:
Scholarship funds will be distributed to the scholarship winner after she has submitted proof of enrollment in her school of choice for the 2017-2018 school year. If she is under the age of 18, a parent/guardian must sign for permission to release photos.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:
Caroline Haskell at 831-582-3989.