Guest Speakers' Gallery

MEMBER'S AREA

LOG-IN
to AWAR Member's secure Area


 
AWAR members and their children are eligible for study awards offered by the FAWCO Foundation, the philanthropic arm of FAWCO, The Federation of Women's Clubs Overseas.

AWAR donates each year to the study awards program.


ACADEMIC AWARDS available for children of members
  • VIOLA WHEELER ARTS AWARD $4,000: This award is for the study in the performing (dance, voice, instrumental, etc.) and visual (painting, sculpture, etc.) arts, architecture and graphic arts. Both graduate and undergraduate students are eligible.
  • SCIENCES AWARD $ 3,500: This award is for the study of scientific subjects (i.e. biology, chemistry, etc.), mathematics, medicine, engineering, environmental studies, computer science, economics, business administration, etc. Both graduate and undergraduate students are eligible.
  • HUMANITIES AWARD $3,500: This award is for the study of teaching, law, social studies, history, languages, etc. Both graduate and undergraduate students are eligible.
  • DUAL CULTURAL AWARD $1,500: This award may be used to attend a semester of American high school or an academic or structured educational summer program in the United States. The recipient must be between 13 and 18 years old at the time of the application and have lived outside the United States for at least the last six years.
  • IT AWARD FOR YOUNG WOMEN $3,500: This award is for the study of information technology including the study of computer and telecomunication systems, software and application development, information management in the mobile computing space.

ACADEMIC AWARDS available to members
  • SKILLS ENHANCEMENT AWARD $4,000: This award is for acquiring new skills or enhancing already existing ones. The candidate may study in any country.
  • AWC BASEL AWARD FOR UNIVERSITY DEGREE STUDY PROGRAMS sponsored by Shirley Kearney $5,000: This award is for continuing or resuming studies in an undergraduate or graduate level university degree program. The candidate may study in any country.