WWOA provides up to 16 full scholarships to the Tri-Con each year, four per WWOA Section. Scholarships include registration and hotel, and winners are drawn at our June board meeting. Applications open in May.
WWOA provides up to 16 full scholarships to the WWO Short Courses each year, four per WWOA Section. Applications are drawn at our March board meetings. Applications open January 2024.
The $1,000.00 college scholarship is designed to assist and encourage qualified members of WWOA and dependents to further their formal education beyond secondary school in any of the "STEM" (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields. The one-time award will be forwarded to the college on behalf of the successful recipient.
For you or your dependent to be eligible for a WWOA College Scholarship, you must be a current member, and have been a member for the prior year as well. Therefore, to be eligible for scholarships beginning January 1, 2023, you must be a current member for 2023 and have been a member for 2022. After October 15, 2022, the 2023 membership began, and 2022 membership closed, so that individuals who were not members on October 15, 2022 will not be eligible for the WWOA College Scholarship in 2023.
Applicants must mail or email the following to the WWOA - Education Committee.
The Fall Semester Deadline is May 1st and the Spring Semester Deadline is November 1st.
Mail all of the above to:
WWOA - Education Committee
P. O. Box 279
Tilghman, MD 21671
or email all of the above to:
Download the Scholarship Application in PDF Format