Scholarships for Undergraduates

The financial burden of an undergraduate education grows each year across the nation.  The W. Wright Foundation seeks to lessen these financial burdens.  We are seeking applicants with passion and leadership skills.  Apply today!


Scholarships for Graduate Students

The need for financial assistance doesn't end with undergraduate programs.  The W. Wright foundation is committed to enabling and advancing the pursuit of advanced degrees and graduate studies.  We are interested in all disciplines offered by accredited universities. Show us your passion and your leadership skills!  Apply Today!

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Technical School

Advanced education is not limited to the traditional 4-year university route.  We believe that technical schools offer practical knowledge and experience that can improve lives and surrounding communities.  Advance your technical skills without increasing your debt.  Apply today!


Applicants to the W. Wright Foundation Scholarship Program must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Be female
  • Be United States citizens
  • Be high school graduates or current post-secondary undergraduates or graduate level students.
  • Have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the United States for the entire 2020-2021 academic year.


If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award ranging from $1,000 to $10,000. Awards are not auto-renewed, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Awards are for undergraduate, graduate, vocational, or technical education.


Application for deadline is 06/01/2020 for the 2020-2021 academic year, but we may stop accepting applications after we have received 250.

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