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Red Wing AAUW announces scholarship opportunity

The Red Wing branch of American Association of University Women recently announced an opportunity for a Red Wing area sophomore or junior female college student to attend the National Conference for College Women Student Leaders, to be held May 30-June 2, 2018, at the University of Maryland. The recipient will receive an $850 scholarship to fund the conference, workshops, room and board, and travel expenses. Attendance at this conference is a valuable lifelong learning experience for a young woman to enhance her college and professional career.

The conference will also host a graduate school fair, a career fair, exhibitions and Women of Distinction awards. Representatives from over 60 colleges and more than 20 employers will be present. The selected woman will have the chance to meet and network with approximately 1,000 student attendees and speakers.

To apply for this scholarship, find AAUW-Red Wing area branch on Facebook, visit hhtp://www.rwab-aauw.org or email Kay at laurelkay1@yahoo.com to obtain the AAUW Red Wing area branch application form.

The deadline for applications is Friday, Jan. 12, 2018.