Our branch administers the Scholarship to Honor Friends of the North Palm Beach Library, which is for women or men who are residents of Lake Park, North Palm Beach, or Riviera Beach, Fla., The scholarship can be up to $2,500 and is endowed by an anonymous donor.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens by birth or naturalization, and be attending an accredited Florida college, university, or trade school. The field of study may be liberal arts, science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or a trade (at an accredited trade school).
Applicants must have a 3.0 grade point average or higher, submit the application form and official college transcript. They must also provide two letters of recommendation, one from a college or university faculty member on official letterhead and signed.
Details of the requirements are on the 2021 application, which must be postmarked by March 20, 2021, and sent to: AAUW Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 32043, Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33420.
Chelsea Mistretta, University of Florida
Daniella Jaramillo, Florida Atlantic University