Local Scholarship

The Local Scholarship Program of the Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc. awards tuition assistance to women over 21 years of age who reside in Collier or southern Lee County and who are seeking an Associate, Bachelor’s or Master’s degree at a regionally accredited college or university.

Candidate Eligibility Requirements:

  • Women over 21 who are pursuing an Associate, Bachelor’s or Master’s degree; 
  • Currently accepted or enrolled in a program of study at an accredited college or university; 
  • Resident of Collier County or southern Lee County; 
  • Demonstrated need for financial assistance;
  • Satisfactory academic record (2.0 average or higher); and 
  • Application submitted by the specified deadline. (Applications are not currently available.)

Previous Recipients may apply

For additional information, you may contact the Chair of Scholarship Committee, Jeannine Stetson, at 239-961-3481 or jeannine.stetson@suntrust.com

The Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc. raises funds for scholarships by various means, including individual donations. If you are interested in supporting this effort, contributions may be made by check made payable to “Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc,.” designated for “local scholarships,” and mailed to GNB/AAUW, PO Box 9742, Naples, FL 34101.

The Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc. is an affiliate of AAUW, www.AAUW.org.For more than 130 years, AAUW has worked to improve the lives of millions of women and their families. Membership is open to everyone holding an associate degree or equivalent, bachelors or higher degree, and to those pursuing a college degree.

The Greater Naples AAUW Charitable Foundation, Inc. is a tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization (EIN 59-3704754), regulated by the State of Florida Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services pursuant to the Florida Solicitation of Charitable Contributions Act, Registration No. CH 13573. A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE WITHIN THE STATE OF FLORIDA (1-800-435- 7352). or visitinghttps://csapp.800helpfla.com/CSPublicApp/CheckACharity/CheckACharity.aspx.  REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.

 Your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. If you have questions, please consult your tax advisor.