Women who need further education to realize their goal of being better providers for their families are invited to apply for the Women’s Opportunity Award grant from Soroptimist International. Each of the two Davis clubs is offering a $2,000 scholarship this year.
The grant is for a mature woman who is the head or her household and must enter or return to the workforce to support herself and her family. Grant recipients may use the award to gain additional skills, training and education to upgrade their employment.
Applications for the grant from Soroptimist International of Greater Davis (the evening club) are due by Saturday. Download the form at www.soroptimistofgreaterdavis.org or email Joyce Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications for the grant from Soroptimist International of Davis (the noon club) are due Jan. 11 and may be downloaded at sidavis.org and mailed to SI Davis, attention Elaine Barratt, P.O. Box 472, Davis, CA 95617. Questions may be referred to Barratt at 530-574-0774.
For more information about Soroptimist International in general, visit sia.org.