Sunflower Initative welcomes applications for the Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship 2017. The Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship offers highly motivated women who are passionate about learning and desire to attend a women colleges in either the United States or Canada.
The successful candidate must
- possess a stellar high school record,
- provide outstanding references,
- have a sincere desire to make a contribution to society, and
- show evidence of strong character and leadership qualities, as well as breadth and depth of interests.
For best consideration, applicants are recommended to have an unweighted GPA of at least a 3.7 and either a total SAT score of at least 1900 OR a composite ACT score of at least 27 (with no single ACT score lower than 25)
Graduating high school seniors, women who have matriculated at college, but left prior to the completion of the first semester, and early college applicants are eligible to apply. Women who have completed one semester of college or more are not eligible. The Harriet Fitzgerald Scholarship is awarded for one year with the possibility of renewal.
Scholarship in the amount of $10,000 will be awarded to one woman for the 2017-2018 academic year.