Soroptimist International of Altadena/Pasadena is seeking applicants for the 2012 Women’s Opportunity Award.
This cash award is given each year to a woman who serves as the primary wage earner for her family, and who is also enrolled in, or been accepted by, an undergraduate degree program or vocational school. She must also demonstrate financial need.
The Altadena/Pasadena chapter will announce the recipient at an awards luncheon on March 28. The local WOA winner will receive a $2,000 cash grant, and advance to the regional level to vie for a grant of $5,000. The program culminates at the national level with three winners each receiving a $10,000 award.
Additional information and applications may be obtained by calling (626) 398-1703.