Women Empowerment – we often hear this word, and are well aware of the meaning. This scholarship is also dedicated to women empowerment. Girl Up Scholarship Fund now seeks applications from the girls to apply and see their dreams of studying happen. The applications period is all set to commence from 16th August 2021. Till then sharpen yourself and collect your educational and other documents required with application submission.
Information about Girl Up Scholarship Fund
This scholarship opportunity is offered and now open to young women, self-identified and gender non-conforming youth who were assigned female at birth (from all nationalities and backgrounds). Girl Up community is strong and it works hard to strengthen the women across the world.
The applications are welcome from all people irrespective of sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, race, ethnic and cultural background, disability or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
About Girl Up
Girl Up activities are popular, as this Global Movement has been engaged in the development of the women in the world. The movement believes in the power of girl that is why it likes strengthening them. They believe that the girls are laced with mammoth often untapped power to make changes in the world. The movement utterly helps the girl access their inner power so that they can advance their skills, opportunities and their rights.
The movement has done wonders in the world so far. Its leadership development programs have impact around 8500 girls through its 4500 clubs in approximately 125 countries of the world and all 50 states of the United States of America. The movement is on way to inspire the generation of girls to become a force for gender equality and social change.
How it All Started
The movement was founded by the United Nations Foundation in 2010. It was launched as an initiative to help support United Nations agencies which focus on adolescent girls.
About Girl Up Scholarship Fund
This fund honors the young leaders’ firm commitment to making the world a nice place for every girl found everywhere in the world. The fund is supported by the partners and donors. It provides support to the girls for their higher education completion.
For Girl Up Scholarship Fund, there are financial benefits to be provided to the chosen students. The opportunity is offered to alleviate the financial burdens of the members of the Girl Up Community for their post-secondary education. The coverage also supports the students’ success who are working to advance the gender equality. This year (2021), Girl Up Movement is all set to confer $87,500 in the form of scholarships ($2,500 to at least 35 girl recipients).
Eligible Candidates for Girl Up Scholarship Fund
To be eligible for this fund, the applicants have to fulfill below requirements:
- The applicant needs to be a Girl Up member from any part of the world.
- The applicant has to be enrolled in a 2-year, 4-year or technical college by the time the selection procedure happens (graduating high school seniors are also eligible to apply).
- The applicant should be pursuing the education relevant to chosen categories: Sports, STEM, etc. For more details about complete eligibility, you should check at the official page of the scholarship. Click HERE.
Requirements & Other Details
For complete requirements, or what is required and all other relevant details about the scholarship and application process, you should also check at the official page.
Deadline for Applications
The applications will begin from 16th August 2021 and there will be a time period for the submission. The last date for application submission will soon be notified on the official page. Keep checking the same.
How to Apply for Girl Up Scholarship Fund
The application process and submission are simple. Read complete details about the same at this official page.
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