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Soroptimist Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women Taking Applications for Grants Up To $10,000

Since 1972, Soroptimist International of the Americas has been helping women continue their education and training through the annual Soroptimist Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women. Since its beginning, the organization has awarded about $30 million to deserving women.

Who can apply

Women who are the primary wage earners for their families may apply for a cash grant that is designed to give women the financial assistance needed to continue their education and training. The grant program has helped tens of thousands of women fulfill their dreams and improve their lives and the lives of their families.

Each year, The Vacaville club, which is part of Soroptimist International of the America, awards grants from $1,000 - $5,000. Recipients may then proceed to the Region level, where they could receive an additional $5,000. Thee finalists will receive $10,000 awards. The grant money may be used for tuition, books, childcare, carfare and any other expense related to their education.

Soroptimist International of the Americas is a global organization that works to improve the lives of women and girls by creating programs that teach women and girls about economic empowerment. For more information about Soroptimist International of the Americas, visit