ASIST Scholarship

Executive Women International (EWI) of Salt Lake City is pleased to announce it is offering assistance to adults in the community who are in transitional situations and are in need of financial aid to further their education in their career pursuit. These awards are made possible through the Adult Students in Scholastic Transition (ASIST) Program. The goal of the ASIST Program is to enable recipients to improve their self-esteem and to have a positive impact on the recipient’s personal life, employment, family, and community.
Applicants may be single parents, individuals just entering the workforce or displaced workers. The criteria to be used to pre-screen the candidates are as follows:

  • Financial need
  • Socially, physically and economically disadvantaged adults
  • Responsible for small children

Applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:

  • Clearly define career goals and objectives
  • Specify the educational requirements to attain the above goals and objectives
  • Utilize re-entry programs available through colleges/universities, community agencies and service groups or career professionals
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Applicant must be residing in boundaries of the EWI Chapter (Davis, Salt Lake, Summit, Utah, Weber & Wasatch Counties)

The recipients may select the career path of choice, and any assistance received is an award, not requiring repayment. Awards for scholarship will be distributed annually to educational providers by EWI of Salt Lake City.

Click the link below to download the ASIST Application and ASIST Program Procedures. The deadline for submission of applications is May 15, 2014. This will allow time for the selection process and announcement of recipients in June.
This is an exciting program, and we hope you will participate.

Sincerely,

Cynthia Hagen, Philanthropy Chair
ASIST Program
801.246.1420
Cynthia.m.hagen@wellsfargo.com
ASIST Application

COMPLETED APPLICATION CAN BE SUBMITTED THROUGH MAIL, EMAIL OR FAX AND SHOULD BE RETURNED TO:

EWI of Salt Lake City
Cynthia Hagen, Philanthropy Chair
U1228-075
299 South Main, 7th Floor
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Cynthia.m.Hagen@wellsfargo.com
fax: 385.468.2259

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