scholarships for young women

Deserving young women have dreams, even without means. Being “best for women” means making sure that they have the resources to further their education so they can realize the career of their dreams.

multiple scholarships

Each year, we give away multiple scholarships in two different categories and potential amounts depending upon fundraising results:

$1,500 for one high school senior who attends our DIBI conference
$1,500 for eligible high school seniors who will be pursuing post-secondary education or training


Ready for your next step? Return here in January 2024 to apply!


Selection is based on academic performance, community service, financial need and personal essay.


The scholarship application and instructions will be made available to you through the button below in January 2024. Submit your completed application with requested documents as directed in the application. Submissions for 2024 awards are accepted from January through April.

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Ongoing mentorships help young women believe they are successful and will continue to be

“I have honestly had a better year at Villanova than I could have ever pictured. I am forever grateful to you for helping me achieve so much, both inside and outside the classroom.”
-- Katie
“I am so grateful to the women of Soroptimist for your ongoing guidance as I prepare to meet the challenges of my senior year and entry into medical school.” – Hina
“I would not be enjoying the success I am as a Temple Nursing major if it weren't for the generosity and support of your amazing group of kind-hearted, talented women”. – Cailen

empower women and girls

Helping them achieve their goals can change their lives.
Investing in their dreams can change our world.