Now Accepting Applications for the Women In Business Vicki Decker Scholarship

Women in Business (WIB) was organized to recognize women within the business community. Its purpose is to pursue goals of civic, cultural and professional leadership by providing opportunities for education and the exchange of ideas.

Thanks to the generosity and support of our community, Women In Business is proud to offer $500 scholarships to qualified female or male candidates.

Scholarship Eligibility:

  1. Must be enrolled in (or accepted to) a course or courses at a university, technical college, or other higher education organization.
  2. Must demonstrate high academic standards.
  3. Must be active in community or school organizations.
  4. Must be a WIB member or related to a WIB member OR have ties to someone in the Winona Business community (for instance, a family member who owns or works at a Winona business).
  5. Must write an essay describing how this scholarship will help you achieve your goals and the reasons you should be chosen. You are encouraged to include any awards, accomplishments, positions held, or other recognition you have received.
  6. Past Vicki Decker Scholarship recipients may not apply again.
  7. Scholarships are open to both male and female participants.

Applications must be submitted by April 30, 2018. Scholarship recipients will be invited and strongly encouraged to attend the June 21st Women In Business luncheon.

Vicki Decker Scholarship Application

Vicki Decker Scholarship

  • ON A SEPARATE SHEET, write a brief narrative explaining:
    1) your educational goals
    2) how this scholarship would help you achieve your goals
    3) the reasons you believe you should be chosen for this scholarship. You are encouraged to include any awards, accomplishments, positions held, or other recognitions you have received that would support what you describe in the narrative.
    Applications must be submitted by April 30, 2018. Email application to the WIB Scholarship Committee at wibpastpresident@wibwinona.org, or mail to: WIB Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 264, Winona, MN 55987. Scholarship recipients will be invited to attend the June 21st Women In Business luncheon to receive recognition and a certificate.
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