Chapter Awards and Recognition

Women in Defense Central Florida Chapter (WID CFL), under the auspices of Women in Defense, A National Security Organization, established their Scholarship Program to encourage women in Florida to pursue careers in defense and national security to help protect and defend the United States.

Awardees will receive scholarship funds
in the amount of $250 to $1000.

Required Criteria:

Be a female, accepted or enrolled university or college, either full-time or part-time

Be a United States citizen (include copy of birth certificate or page1 of passport)

Statement of financial need

Have a minimum grade point average of 3.25

Demonstrate interest in pursuing a career related to national security, defense, or a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) related field

FOR MORE INFO CONTACT
Marnita Harris
WID CFL Scholarship Director
scholarships@cflwid.org

Application Checklist:

Completed applications MUST be submitted NO LATER THAN 11:59 EST on Monday, March 15, 2021.

Completed/signed application

One 500 word (max) essay

Two letters of recommendation

Transcript (unofficial is acceptable)

Proof of Citizenship

Supporting Documentation (resume, acceptance letter, volunteer documentation, or other documentation related to application)

Applications MUST be sent electronically to:

Marnita Harris
at scholarships@cflwid.org

Subject Line:
WID CFL 2021 Scholarship – “Your Name”