CWJC/CMJC Scholarships and Grants

Links to CWJC/CMJC grant and scholarship applications are available each fall. Applications must be submitted by February 1 of each year.

Sites with satellite locations should only submit one application. The application can be for one specific satellite site, or for the entire site as a whole. 

There is one application for participant awards and scholarships, and one application for site grants. The selection committee will place applications in the category where they best fit. 

Faye Dove Scholarship and Academic Scholarship

The Faye Dove Scholarship benefits women who have graduated or are currently in a CWJC program. The participant must have demonstrated perseverance in achieving personal goals. The scholarship must be used for continuing education (even if nonacademic). This scholarship can be used to pay for specialized training or for anything related to the training (such as childcare, transportation, fees, materials, etc.).

The CWJC Academic Scholarship benefits women who have graduated from a certified CWJC program who desire to pursue their education in a formal two- or four-year institution. The participant must have demonstrated perseverance in achieving personal goals and show excellent potential for reaching her educational goals. The participant must provide a letter of acceptance to the college or university before funds will be sent. Apply Now

Sybil Bentley Dove Award

The Sybil Bentley Dove Award is awarded to a recipient who desires to improve herself through the acquisition of skills or academic pursuits that will lead to self-reliant living or to give assistance and nurture to the development of her children. Apply Now

CWJC/CMJC Site Grants

The CWJC/CMJC Site Grant benefits certified CWJC/CMJC sites that have shown great commitment and alignment with the overall goals and mission of national CWJC. Funds from this grant are not restricted, and CWJC/CMJC sites can use funds for any area of their programming, development, overhead, salaries, etc.

The CWJC/CMJC Program Development Grant benefits certified CWJC sites that have shown great commitment and alignment with the overall goals and mission of national CWJC. Funds from this grant are to be used for the program development areas that will further advance the education or career opportunities of participants.

Grants, scholarships, and awards are made possible by donations to the WMU Foundation. Apply Now