Central Florida Chapter Women In Defense Scholarship

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Women In Defense, A National Security Organization, established the Central Florida Chapter Women In Defense (CFL WID) Scholarship Program to encourage women in Florida to pursue careers related to the national security and defense interests of the United States.

We are pleased to announce the release of TWO Scholarships in the amount of $1,500.00 each. Completed applications and all required information must be received no later than 11:59 pm EST on April 3rd, 2018. Awards will be presented in April 19, 2018 at the WID Scholarship Event.

Applicants must meet the following criteria. No exceptions will be considered.

  • Be a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student currently enrolled/accepted in a regionally accredited Florida university or college, either full-time or part- time
  • Be a female
  • Demonstrate interest in pursuing a career related to national security, defense, or a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) related field
  • Demonstrate a financial need
  • Have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 – as evidenced by the most current unofficial transcript

Click here to download the application, or visit the WID CFL website for more information.

Questions? Contact the WID CFL Awards Chair Tiffany Sanders at

Deadline: April 3, 2018

Scholarship funds will be disbursed during the 2019-2020 Fall semester. Students applying must be actively enrolled during the disbursement semester.