WICT Greater Philadelphia Chapter is pleased to be able to offer scholarships to members for WICT National and local programs as well as other professional development programs throughout the year. Established in 2010, the Scholarship program enables WICT Greater Philadelphia members to attend the WICT Leadership Conference, Executive Development Seminars (EDS), Mentoring Program, and more.

Current Scholarship Opportunities: 

  • STEM Scholars Program Scholarship

The WICT Philadelphia Chapter Board is pleased to announce that we are offering 4 scholarships as part of the WICT Philadelphia STEM Scholars program. The program will awards 4 scholarships to students of $3,000 each for the fall semester 2018. The WICT Philadelphia STEM Scholars program aims to increase the number of under-represented distinguished STEM graduates in the Philadelphia area.

The deadline to apply is July 31, 2018.

For eligibility requirements and to apply, click here.

  • Pennsylvania Conference for Women Scholarship

WICT Philadelphia is pleased to offer scholarships for the PA Conference for Women to be held at Philadelphia Convention Center on October 12th 2018. Conference details can be found here.

The deadline to apply is September 1, 2018.

For eligibility requirements and to apply, click here.

  • WICT National Leadership Conference

WICT Greater Philadelphia chapter is pleased to offer our valued members the opportunity to apply for one of two Chapter Scholarships to the National WICT Leadership Conference in New York City, October 15-16, 2018.

The WICT Leadership Conference is the preeminent leadership and professional development opportunity for cable professionals at all levels of their career journeys. The recipients of the WICT Greater Philadelphia scholarships are selected based on the candidates’ ability to demonstrate how the WLC will help them gain new leadership skills and enhance their skills/expertise.

The deadline to apply is August 3, 2018.

For eligibility requirements and to apply, click here.

The WICT Greater Philadelphia Scholarship Committee will review all applications submitted and received on or before the application deadline. If you are selected, WICT will help you submit your registration. All applicants will be notified of the results. We are excited to offer these opportunities to the membership and look forward to reviewing the applications!

Scholarship eligibility requirements and conditions:

  • Applicant must be a female, WICT member.
  • Applicant has received manager’s approval to participate in the program.
  • Applicant has not received more than two scholarships in the calendar year.
  • Applicant understands that if selected, they will volunteer for at least one WICT event within the next 12 months.
  • Applicant will write an article/blog on their experience for the WICT Philadelphia newsletter/website.

The following factors are considered when selecting scholarship recipients. Applicant demonstrates:

  • Thoughtful, clear, and thorough responses.
  • Applicant has volunteered for the Philadelphia WICT Chapter within the last two years.
  • Clear goals that will be achieved by attending the event.
  • Financial need.
  • Timely submission

For more information please contact:

Name: Mary Eldridge, Scholarship Director