Scholarships for Women

Do you need to take some courses to update your working skills? Do you want to finish a degree or get an advanced degree? Are you going through a mid-life crisis and have changed your professional goals which means new training? Do you need continuing education for professional certification? Do you need money for daycare before you can even register for a class?

If you have decided to improve the quality of your life with a better education, but you just don't have the extra bucks...

you need to know that CRWN and NYSW benefit working women!

CRWN founded the Cornelia A. Bregman Scholarship Fund for Women Returning to Education,  named for a past member. This and other awards are administered by The Greater Capital Region Endowment Fund. Each year, the Bregman scholarship provides $2,000 to a woman, 25 years of age or older,  in a career-related study for the upcoming academic year. You do not have to be a member to be eligible for our scholarship..  To apply. Print out form, fill it out, and mail to address on form PO Box 160, Delmar, NY 12054.It is easy!!


The New York Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc. (GLEF) was established in 1989 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation to provide a permanent funding source to support fellowships, research and training. Through 2015, it has awarded over $150,000 in fellowships to New York State women enrolled in masters or doctoral degrees at colleges and universities throughout NYS. Three Fellowships of $2,000 each are awarded. View their web site.

 We are conducting our annual scholarship fund drives. Please consider contributing today by contacting either Endowment Fund directly to make the necessary arrangements.