​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Black Women's Association


​                    Northwest Suburban Chapter

Scholarship Application 

T hank you for your interest in the Black Women's Association scholarship application.  The scholarship is awarded annually in February.  If you can write an essay about the following topics you are one your way to filling out the scholarship application. 

  • What personal characteristics or experience do you feel qualify you as a leader and why?
  •  "I feel I should be considered for the BWA scholarship because  ........" 

In addition to the essays there are other sections of the scholarship application that must be completed in it's entirety.  If you are interested in submitting a scholarship application please reach out to your guidance counselor, go to your school website or contact BWA at 847 622-4465.  

All application must be postmarked by the due date ton the application to be considered for the scholarship.  This information can be found in the scholarship application package.  Scholarships are presented to the recipients at our annual Gala each year. in February.  If you are interested in attending the Gala, please contact us.  Thanks and we look forward to hearing from you as a potential recipient or guest.