This scholarship will enable me to continue to grow in my career as a young educator without having to sacrifice my personal financial stability, mental health or taking on further debt than necessary. I am so grateful to have received this scholarship and for all the support that the Minerva Board gives to women in our community.
The scholarship means that there are people in community willing to invest in my education and my future, which I am extremely grateful for. It gives me an opportunity to reach my goals. I am excited for my future as an RN and excited to serve the community that has invested in me through my role in healthcare.
Harriet Beecher Stowe once observed, “The Bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.” My desire to live a purposeful life, filled with service has led me to the MFT (Marriage and Family Therapy) profession. Receiving a Minerva Scholarship has been an unexpected blessing which assists me to be able to look forward with gladness to the day I am able to serve in my chosen career.
Receiving this scholarship is important to me because it will help me reach my educational goals to become a teacher. I will be able to touch so many more lives, spreading education and making a difference. I know that it will take hard work and dedication, but I anticipate the feeling of achievement.
Thanks for this generous gift, I am able to continue my education at Western Governors University. I plan to pursue a career in special education. My educational pursuits would not have been financially stress-free without the assistance of the Minerva Scholarship.
Receiving this scholarship is important to me because without it education would be financially inaccessible. It will allow me to pursue my passion for creatingequitable anti-racist work cultures through leadership and organizational policy. I am very appreciative and excited to start my program.
Receiving this scholarship has been a dream come true. I have a chance now to fulfill my dream of becoming a teacher.
Thanks to the Minerva Scholarship, I have been able to pursue a master’s degree mid-career. Without the financial support, I simply wouldn’t have the means to seek further education. I am so grateful for Minerva’s belief in my ability to complete this degree while continuing to work fulltime. I hope my efforts will honor those who so faithfully donated to these funds in order for me to pursue higher education as I strive to support my family, further my career and contribute to the well-being of our community.
This Minerva Scholarship money is such a blessing to me because it has helped me to achieve my educational goals and has given me an opportunity to meet my ultimate goal of becoming a Board Certified Behavior Analyst. Thank you, Minerva Scholarship Fund!
The support and belonging that the Minerva Scholarship Fund offers to women in the community is invaluable! The women on the Minerva Board want to see other women succeed. It is because of this support that I have had the opportunity to move deeper into my goals and potential. Thank you, Minerva, for assisting me in reaching my educational and career goals.
The Minerva Scholarship Fund is a non-profit tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization in compliance with IRS regulations. All gifts are tax deductible to the extent permitted by Federal law. Federal Tax ID No. 91-1533418 – Washington State Charities Registration No. 1127831