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Hinsdale Juniors Woman’s Club Scholarship Application

The Hinsdale Junior Woman's Club ("HJWC") is excited to announce that we will again award college scholarships to deserving female high school seniors in the Chicagoland area.

Our scholarship application is now closed. It will re-open in March of 2024 and scholarships will be awarded in May of 2024.  Should you have questions regarding the application process, please feel free to email us at

Short Essays

Please submit responses for all 3 questions below. Each response should be at least 500 words but no more than 1,000 length.

Financial Need

As a reminder, eligibility is limited to students of families with a combined annual income of less than $100,000, or to those who can demonstrate why this scholarship would make an impact on their college choice based on their personal financial situation, even with a combined annual income of more than $100,000.

Acknowledgement of Financial Need - Does your family make more than $100,000 combined annual income?

Required Documents

If document upload is not possible, please contact Education co-chairs n at  Please be sure to include your first initial and full last name in the file name (ex. KKatz_exp.pdf)

**As a reminder, all documents must be UPLOADED by April 15, 20
24 at 6 p.m. CT.**

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By signature and date below, I attest to the following:

● I am a current female high school senior in the Chicagoland Area.
● I certify that the submitted information and documents are true to the best of my knowledge and ability.
● I understand that Hinsdale Junior Woman’s Club (“HJWC”) reserves the right to disqualify incomplete
● I grant permission for my high school transcript, GPA, SAT and/or ACT scores to be verified by my high
       school guidance counselor.
● I hereby acknowledge and agree to the following rules set forth by HJWC with regards to my application for one of the HJWC Education scholarships:
     o T
he HJWC Education Committee reserves the right to interview applicants in the final stages
               of selection.
     o The scholarship decision of the HJWC Education Committee is final.
     o Canvassing any member of HJWC shall result in immediate disqualification from consideration.
     o Scholarship awards are subject to the availability of funds and are contingent upon acceptance and
               enrollment in an approved higher education program (e.g., University, College, etc.)
     o The scholarship monies will be sent directly to the approved program of the applicant’s choice.
     o HJWC is permitted to confirm the scholarship recipient’s service/involvement in the activities
               described in the application.

By completing and submitting this section of the form you agree to the terms and conditions listed above.

Your application has been submitted. Thank you!

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