There are several scholarships available through our local Greater Chicago Chapter and WTS International. WTS is an international organization dedicated to the professional advancement of women in transportation. They are offering four scholarships this year to women pursuing careers in the area of transportation. Two of the scholarships are for graduate students and two are for undergraduate students.
- Sharon D. Banks Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship - $3,000 ($5,000 national)
- Molitoris Leadership Scholarship for Undergraduates - $2,000 ($5,000 national)
- Helene M. Overly Memorial Scholarship for Graduate Students - $5,000 ($10,000 national)
- Leadership Legacy Scholarship for Graduate Students - $3,000 ($5,000 national)
Visit their website for more information.
All local winners will be forwarded onto the national level to compete for the national scholarship awards. Here are copies of the applications for each of these scholarships which are due November 2nd.