(Woodbridge) – The Northern Virginia Charter Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association is pleased to announce the winners of its 2012-2013 scholarships. The Chapter was able to award two $750.00 scholarships to women who are citizens of the United States and residents of Prince William or Fairfax Counties, are attending, or will be attending, in the fall of 2013 and at least ½ time, an accredited four-year college, community college, or licensed accredited vocational/technical school and have achieved a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale.
The recipients are Kristinn Wise who will attending be Webster University’s MBA program; and Cecilia Gallagher who will be attending William and Mary College. The recipients were honored during the June 20, 2013 Chapter meeting at 11:30am at Stratford University.
More information may be found on the Chapter website at: http://www.freewebs.com/nvccabwa, the Chapter’s Facebook page or by calling incoming President, Kyla Lupo at (571) 357-4022.
NVCC of ABWA is part of a national network of businesswomen. Founded in 1949, ABWA is a 25,000 member strong association with chapters and Express Networks nationwide, providing business skills training and networking opportunities for women of diverse occupations to enhance career advancement and personal development. ABWA has dedicated more than half a century to women’s education and provided workplace skills and career development training for more than 565,000 members.