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Conference scholarships: Deadline extended
June 1, 2018Back to News
CWR is offering up to four conference scholarships for this year’s conference Oct. 2–5 at the Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown in Fort Worth, Texas. CWR members in good standing are encouraged to apply. The deadline for applications has been extended to June 30.
What is the value of the scholarship?
The recipient(s) will receive a complimentary full conference registration (approximate value of up to $525) and three (3) nights paid in the designated conference hotel, which will be placed on the CWR master bill. (Sorry, no reimbursement of any other expenses will be provided.)
Who is eligible?
All applicants must be CWR members in good standing. If you are not a member, but would like to be, please join online before continuing with the scholarship application process.
How do we apply?
All applicants must include a Letter of Recommendation from their supervisor or leadership contact, along with an essay (500 words maximum for both) outlining the reason they wish to attend the conference and how it will benefit them both personally and professionally. If actively involved in CWR, please indicate that involvement also.
The application form is posted in the member resources area on the CWR web site (you will need your user name and password to access).
Applications must be received by June 30, 2018. Please mail to: Communicators for Women Religious, PO Box 15310, Chicago IL 60615, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.