In 2012 the WBA initiated an academic scholarship program to assist future women business leaders. WBA recently awarded scholarships at the June 5th, 2014 luncheon to three females graduating from the Bayou Region. Visit our website next year for details on the 2015 WBA Scholarship Program.
Since its founding in 2004, the mission of the Women's Business Alliance has been to improve the quality of life for women by empowering them in their professional endeavors and personal relationships. In doing so, it is the goal of the WBA to enrich its members through: networking, education, community involvement, and mentoring future generations. In keeping with the mission, the WBA of Houma will award three (3) scholarship of $1,000 each. These scholarships will be awarded with the purpose of assisting our future women business leaders in pursuing their educational goals.
The Scholarship Committee will evaluate the applicants based on the following criteria: academic achievement, community service, a personal statement and two letters of recommendation.
Funded by Women, Wine & Fashion Night
The annual Women, Wine & Fashion event raises funds to support WBA Scholarships.
- Applicant must be a female graduating high school in Terrebonne, Lafourche, or Assumption parishes.
- Applicant must be entering a Louisiana college in the year of graduation.
- Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.
Applications are due by April 15 each year.
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