Wilmington Women in Business Fresh Start Scholarship

The Fresh Start Scholarship Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) organization, was established by the Wilmington Women in Business in 1996 to provide financial incentive and mentoring assistance to a woman returning to school to improve her life and opportunities. Candidates must be a female U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident. Be at least 20 years of age and have a high school diploma or G.E.D. Have had at least a two year break in education either after completing high school or during post-secondary (college) studies. Be admitted to (or currently enrolled) in an accredited Delaware college in a two or four year degree program at the undergraduate level. (Students who have previously earned a bachelor’s degree are not eligible to apply.). Be recommended by a Social Service Agency (or if a Social Service Agency is not available, by a College Representative). Have at least a C average if currently enrolled in college. Certify financial need. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.