Scholarship Information 2020
The SWANA Mid-Atlantic Chapter is a believer in supporting the higher education goals of today's youth. The Chapter offers college scholarships to eligible students working toward undergraduate or graduate college degrees. In addition, the Chapter will submit the application of the most-qualified, eligible candidate for the Grant H. Flint Scholarship Awards Program administered by SWANA International.
Deadline to apply for the scholarships is May 1, 2020.
Chapter scholarship application forms were revised to be in line with the new 2020 SWANA scholarship updates. The Chapter Scholarships support the young people in their ongoing education. Among the changes you will see:
The deadline for student applications to be submitted to the chapters is May 1, 2020. The deadline for the chapters to send details about chapter winners (one eligible nominee at each level) on for consideration by the International Scholarship Committee is June 1, 2020.
Instruction and Application Forms:
The Chapter is currently looking for an organization to sponsor the highest scoring candidate. The sponsor could be any organization and can suggest a name to be given to the award. The Chapter will accept an annual sponsorship of either $500, $1,000, $1,500 or $2,000.
For additional information on the Mid-Atlantic Chapter's Scholarship program, or if you have problems downloading any of the documents, please contact Mehal Trivedi at 301-600-3043 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
2019 Chapter Scholarship Recipient
The Mid-Atlantic Chapter received one application for the 2019 Scholarship Program. Ipsita Kaushlendra Singh Tingi received a very high score by the Chapter Evaluation Committee and will be awarded a well deserving $2,000 George L. Winfield Memorial Chapter Scholarship Award.
As a Category 1 winner, Ipsita plans to major in Chemical and Biological Engineering at Princeton University. She is sponsored by her father, Dr. Kaushlendra Singh, who is a Chapter member and Associate Professor of Biofuels and Bioenergy at the School of Natural Resources, Davis College West Virginia University.
The Chapter voted to forward Ipsita's Category 1 application to the SWANA National Headquarters for a chance of an additional scholarship.
Congratulations to Ipsita!
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