Through the generosity and determination of many individuals and corporations, the Paradigm Award program has grown to include the Paradigm Scholarship for Working Women. To enhance and benefit the career aspirations of working women in the Greater Philadelphia area, this merit scholarship is awarded annually to women who wish to complete their undergraduate degrees while working full-time for Chamber member companies.
Recipients receive up to $5,000 that must be used for tuition and/or books within a two-year period. Scholarship recipients are recognized at the Paradigm Award celebration each year in March. In addition, the Stradley Ronon scholar will be recognized.
Employees of Chamber members who do not already provide tuition reimbursement are invited to apply. Applicants whose employers provide partial tuition reimbursement may also apply.
Applicants for the Paradigm Scholarship for Working Women must meet the following criteria:
The following factors are considered when selecting scholarship recipients:
January 26, 2015
Complete the following application. Submit 2 letters of recommendation, your 200 word essay, and a copy of your employer’s tuition reimbursement policy.
Mail your official college transcript to the address below:
GPCC Paradigm Scholarship
200 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102