Talbots Women's Scholarship Program

Type: Outside Scholarship,

About the Scholarship:

In keeping with its long-standing tradition of helping women succeed, the Talbots Charitable Foundation is proud to present a scholarship program for women looking to return to college later in life. This program is for the 2014 academic year and includes one $30,000 Nancy Talbot Scholarship Award, which is named in memory of the founder of Talbots, and 30 $5,000 awards. Applications are available online starting today, November 20, 2013, at https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/talbotswomen. The deadline for applications is Monday, January 20, 2014. Only the first 5,000 eligible applications received will be processed.

Please join us in spreading the word about this unique scholarship opportunity for women. Please join us in spreading the word about this unique scholarship opportunity for women.


Applicants to the 2014 Talbots Women´s Scholarship Program must:

    • Be women currently residing in the United States or Canada;
    • Be women who have earned a high school diploma or their GED on or before September 2004;
    • Be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full- or part-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited 2- or 4-year college, university, or vocational-technical school;
    • Be attending the full 2014-15 academic year and receiving a degree no earlier than May 2015;
    • Have at least two semesters (24 credit hours or more) remaining to complete an undergraduate degree as of the beginning of the 2014 fall academic term.

This program is sponsored by The Talbots Charitable Foundation and administered by Scholarship America. It is for the 2014 academic year and awards are payable to each recipient´s college, university or vocational-technical school. The Nancy Talbot Award will be presented to an extraordinary finalist distinguished by her entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to community service, academic credentials, recommendations and financial need.

Application Deadline: January 20, 2014
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