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P.E.O. Scholar Awards

P.E.O. International


P.E.O. Scholar Awards (PSA) was established in 1991 to provide substantial awards to women of the United States and Canada who are pursuing advanced degrees or are engaged in advanced study and research at an accredited institution.


Citizen of U.S. or Canada
Nominated by a local chapter
Graduate level study and/or research
Within two years of completing academic program, and at least one full academic year remaining


Maximum Grant, Loan or Scholarship
$10,000 for 2004-2005
Number of awards subject to funds available


Full-time student
Confirmation of enrollment
Periodic progress reports

Application Forms

Mailed to nominee from P.E.O. Executive Office upon receipt of Chapter Nomination Form
Application Requirements
Application form
Written proposal
Three recommendations
Time to Apply
Nominations from local chapters accepted from September 1 to December 31

Special Information

Highly competitive
Merit award, recognizing academic excellence and achievement; not based on financial need
Preference to those well established in a graduate program

For complete guideline and application information please contact

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship Fund
P.E.O. Executive Office 3700
Grand Avenue Des Moines, Iowa 50312-2899
Phone (515) 255-3153
Fax (515) 255-3820 (Ask for the International Student Adviser)

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