2020-21 Scholarship Opportunities

MAxT Makerspace Scholarship

2020 Application and Deadline: December 20th

The Peterborough Woman’s Club of New Hampshire is offering a one-year scholoarship to MAxT Makerspace in Peterborough.

Any woman between the ages of 16- 21 currently residing in the ConVal School District or ConVal alumna taking a gap year who want to obtain or further their skills within MAxT space may apply. Candidates will be required to share their progress with PWC on a monthly basis. MAxT space members include artists, musicians, craftspeople, programmers, inventors, and entrepreneurs.

Our first scholarship winner will be announced in the New Year!

Adult Woman's Scholarship in Memory of Janet Achille

The Peterborough Woman’s Club of New Hampshire is offering a $1000 scholarship in memory of Janet Achille.

Any woman over the age of 21 residing in the ConVal School District who wants to obtain educational credentials or skills so that she may return to work, further her career, or pursue a change in career may apply.

2020 Application and Deadline: June 1, 2020

Peterborough Woman's Club Scholarship

Thank you to all students who applied for the PWC scholarship for high school senior girls. The ConVal Guidance Department has forwarded the applications to our Selection Committee. The 2020 interview process will be held virtually via ZOOM. Applicants will be notified of an interview date and time. The winner’s name will be sent to ConVal by May 25, 2020. Amount of the scholarship $1,500.
If you have any questions, please contact us.

Girl Scout Camperships

Girl Scout camperships available

The Peterborough Woman’s Club is entering its 13th year of awarding a Campership to young girls in the Girl Scouts of the Green and White Mountain Council in the Contoocook Valley School District in the towns of Antrim, Bennington, Dublin, Francestown, Greenfield, Hancock, Peterborough, Sharon and Temple. One or more Camperships will be awarded to scouts from Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, Senior or Ambassador levels. The girls must be in grades 1 through 12 and planning to participate in any Girl Scout camp or opportunity: day camp, residential or Girl Scout destination.

The campership was established by Virginia Peterson, a long time member of the club who has been dedicated to girl scouting for more than 50 years. Her desire is to help girls have a more in-depth experience in scouting. Their development of courage, confidence, character and the desire to make the world a better place strongly correlates with the mission of the Peterborough Woman’s Club.

Application deadline TBA. To obtain an application contact a Girl Scout leader please contact us.