Women’s Independence Scholarship Program

Applications for the Women’s Independence Scholarship Program (WISP) are currently being accepted. This competition is open to undergraduate and master students. They must be female survivor of intimate partner abuse. Only the citizens of the United States are welcome to apply.

Scholarship Description
Women’s Independence Scholarship Program (WISP) was established in 1999 as a project of The Sunshine Lady Foundation. In 2008, we were spun off from SLF to focus solely on scholarships for survivors of intimate partner abuse. We’re excited to launch the on-line application process this year and are looking forward to your submissions!

Award Value
The winners of the scholarship will be awarded $2,000 per semester.

Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate and master degree in any discipline.

Place of Study
The study will be taken at any educational Institution or College in the USA.

Eligibility and Criteria
In order to be eligible for the Women’s Independence Scholarship Program, students must meet the requirements below:

  • Be a female survivor of intimate partner abuse.
  • Women who have been parted from an abusive partner for a minimum of one year are considered for Women’s Independence Scholarship Program.
  • Women who have been separated from their partner for more than five years may also apply.
  • Although funding for these individuals may be limited, they can still apply.
  • Women and girls who want to further their education, rights, and options will be given special consideration.
  • Must have accepted or enrolled in an accredited course of study at a United States of America’s institution.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only the citizens of the United States may apply this scholarship.

Application Instruction
Application should be made online through the link beloow.

Submission Deadline
Always open.

Website and Application Link

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