2022-23 P.E.O. Scholar Award Application Announcement

2022 P.E.O. Scholar Award application announcement_recd 10.18.2021 (1)


You or the faculty in your program are invited to nominate exceptional women graduate students for the P.E.O Scholar award. Please find the details below/attached.

2022-23 P.E.O. Scholar Award Application Announcement

 Award: P.E.O. (an organization that supports educational opportunities for women) will offer a $10,000 scholarship for advanced women graduate students to be awarded for 2022-2023.

Eligibility: Consideration of Scholar Award nominees is limited to women enrolled in a doctoral level degree program. Women conducting postdoctoral research are not eligible for the Scholar Award. U.S. or Canadian citizens; full-time graduate students who are women; must be within 2 years of completing the academic program and have at least one full academic year remaining; graduation should be between May 2023 and August 2024. The student must be interviewed (virtually this year) and nominated by local chapter of P.E.O. The scholarship is not need-based.

Deadline 12:00 noon on Saturday, October 30, 2021

Nomination: Graduate coordinators and/or faculty are invited to nominate exceptional women graduate students from their department. Nominators are asked to please scan documents together to create one PDF file, and have the name of the student as the file name when sending the nomination attachment. Nominations must be submitted as a single, complete PDF file directly to the P.E.O contact per immediately below. Piecemeal or incomplete nomination materials will result in the student’s nomination not being accepted ; Ms. Dianne Napier-Wilson: napierwilson@bellsouth.net

Further information in the attachment.