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Applications Available for the 2004 Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund
Sponsored by the Talbots Charitable Foundation, the Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund is a $100,000
scholarship program that awards five $10,000 scholarships and fifty
$1,000 scholarships annually to women seeking a bachelor's or
associate's degree later in life. Since its inception in 1997, the fund
has awarded college scholarships to 330 women ranging in age from their
late twenties to their early sixties. The Talbots Charitable Foundation
is a philanthropic program of apparel retailer Talbots.
To be eligible, applicants must be women currently residing in the
United States who earned a high school diploma or GED at least ten years
ago; be seeking a degree from an accredited two- or four-year college,
university, or vocational-technical school; and have at least two
full-time semesters or twenty-four credits remaining to complete their
The deadline for entries is January 15, 2004, or until one thousand
eligible applications have been received.
Application forms will be available at the Talbots Web site.