Scholarship Opportunities


National scholarships are awarded each year in the amounts of $2,000 to $10,000. All national scholarships have their requirements designated by the SBMEF Board of Trustees. The national scholarships are open to women meeting the requirements of each national scholarship listed below. A minimum of three qualified applicants must complete the application process for each scholarship to be awarded.

All applications must be completed by May 15, 2021

Scholarship Recipients

Available Scholarships

National President's Scholarship in Honor of 2019-2020 President, Sharon Godbee
Amount: $10,000
Institution : University of North Carolina- Greensboro, NC
Maximum Number of Applicants: 300
Number of Applicant Spots Remaining: 249
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National Scholarship in memory of beloved member, Leona Schneck
Amount: $5,000
Institution : University or College in the State Of California
Maximum Number of Applicants: 300
All slots are full

National Scholarship - Darlene Hajduk Friendship Scholarship
Amount: $5,000
Institution : University or College in the State of Texas
Maximum Number of Applicants: 300
Number of Applicant Spots Remaining: 59
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National Scholarship in memory of beloved member, Jane Nicklay
Amount: $2,500
Institution : accredited US College or University
Maximum Number of Applicants: 300
All slots are full

Women of Vision Ambassador Scholarship
Amount: $2,500
Institution : accredited US College or University that offers a baccalaureate degree
Maximum Number of Applicants: 425
All slots are full

Nancy Griffin Legacy Endowment Scholarship
Amount: $2,000
Institution : accredited US College or University that offers a baccalaureate degree
Maximum Number of Applicants: 425
All slots are full

Leagues:

Illinois Heartland Chapter
Contact Person: Alexis Kalish
Email: alexiskalish@gmail.com
Harris County Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Myra Stevens Brown
Email: hcccabwa@gmail.com
Big Sky Chapter
Contact Person: Robyn VanHemelryck
Email: robynvh@bresnan.net
Greater Oakland Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Jo Ann Huebner
Email: abwa.greateroakland@gmail.com
Northeast Sunrise Chapter
Contact Person: Belle Flora
Email: BelleFlora@charter.net
Orange Park Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Lynn McCarthy
Email: lynnmccarthy1@comcast.net
Lehigh Acres Chapter
Contact Person: Judy Carter
Email: j4udy@earthlink.net
Novi Oaks Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Marcia Green
Email: mgreenabwa@gmail.com
Oceanside Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Anita Carbone
Email: acarbone@cfl.rr.com
Tipacon Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Heather Naugler
Email: hnaugler@gmail.com
Crescent City Connections Express Network
Contact Person: Patti Pannell
Email: patti@gotchacoveredhr.com
Heart of the Piedmont Chapter
Contact Person: Toby page
Email: tobypage@twc.com
Kansas City Express Network
Contact Person: Nancy Ballenger
Email: nballenger@hotmail.com
Trendsetter Chapter
Contact Person: Sharon Smith
Email: sharlar92808@gmail.com
Women Of Magnitude Express Network
Contact Person: Cheryl Schmandt
Email: cschmandt123199@gmail.com
Bay Area Business Express Network
Contact Person: Nancy Bircher
Email: nbircher@mac.com
Nu-Lite Chapter
Contact Person: Dt Tara Suttom
Email: angelicspirit8272@gmail.com
Na Kilohana O Wahine Chapter
Contact Person: Patti Ann Hokama
Email: info@abwahawaii.org
Nutmeg Chapter
Contact Person: Kelly Zimmermann
Email: abwanutmegscholarship@gmail.com
Emerald Coast Chapter
Contact Person: Priscilla Rose
Email: rosepv@legalshieldassociate.com
Lakeland Downtown Chapter
Contact Person: Amy Trimble
Email: altrimble@seu.edu
Sunset
Contact Person: Lisa Worley
Email: LDWeston78@yahoo.com
Bloomington-Normal Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Dorothy James
Email: dorothyjbljames@msn.com
Pathfinder Chapter
Contact Person: Debbie Derham
Email: debbie@summit-tax.com
Suburban Connection Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Heidi Jeney
Email: abwa.sbmef@gmail.com
Golden Royalties Chapter
Contact Person: Charlotte Collins, Education Team Leader
Email: collinsc7@aol.com
Wind Song Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Diane Ryan
Email: dianeryan2010@yahoo.com
Greater Des Moines Noon Chapter
Contact Person: Cathy Neumann
Email: abwagreaterdesmoines@gmail.com
Victoria Professional Express Network
Contact Person: Rachel Nessel
Email: rachel.nessel@victoriacollege.edu
Airport Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Belinda Clark
Email: bclark@twintowersconsulting.com
Northern Palm Beach Chapter
Contact Person: Latoria L. Hillard
Email: latoria_hillard@hotmail.com
Territorial Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Kerrie Underhill
Email: kerskorner@aol.com
Palms of Edisonia Chapter
Contact Person: Carol Sinks
Email: cesfarmer@hotmail.com
Oxon Hill Charter Chapter
Contact Person: Sandra Newsome
Email: lordj_1@yahoo.com
ABWA Test
Contact Person: Jill Miller
Email: jmiller@ABWA.ORG