scholarship graduationThe Business and Professional Women of Englewood and Venice are accepting applications through April 30, 2017 for three $1000 adult learner scholarships for the 2017-2018 academic years.

The BPW Scholarships focus completely on the adult learner. You will note from this website that BPWEV is engaged in the national program “Joining Forces for Women Veterans and Military Spouses”. One goal is to help these women in completing advanced education or training.

Please review the Scholarship Information, and follow the directions for submitting your application:

2017 Scholarship Information

2017 Scholarship Application

Karin Drury, Scholarship Chair

Each year the Business & Professional Women Englewood/Venice (BPWEV) award 3 Adult Learner Scholarships in the amount of $1,000.00 each to d eserving female adult learners in Sarasota and Charlotte county. This year's recipients are: Elisabeth Capell, Angeline Koplau and Jolyn Miller.

Elisabeth is married and has 4 children. Her husband is a disabled veteran. She is working on her AA degree, attending SCF. Angeline Koplau also has 4 children. She just finished her AA and AS degree and will continue to study at SCF specializing in the field of Occupational Therapy. Jolyn Miller has 1 child. She finished her AS Physical Assistant degree from Keiser University in August.

All 3 winners had excellent grades and it is amazing how they juggled the responsibilities of motherhood, family chauffeur, cook, etc. and still maintained college grades way above the average. Congratulations Elisabeth, Angeline and Jolyn!

Information for the 2017 BPWEV scholarships will be available on the website as of January 15, 2017.

Elisabeth Capell, Karin Drury-Scholarship Chair and Angeline Koplau
Elisabeth Capell, Karin Drury-Scholarship Chair and Angeline Koplau

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Jolyn Miller, Ann Wacholder, Karin Drury, Carol Kouba and Angeine Koplau

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