Connie Sumara Memorial Scholarship
Genevieve Carnes – Georgetown University, Master's in Technology – Railway Alert Network Manager, Association of American Railroads
Each year, the League of Railway Women awards a scholarship to a qualified student from around the rail industry who is pursuing an undergraduate or postgraduate degree. LRW recognizes the importance of education and is proud to offer financial assistance to students working to achieve their academic goals.
In order to qualify, applicants must fit the following criteria:
- GPA of 3.0 or higher.
- The applicant must be a female who is currently employed by a railroad or railway-related business (such as a supplier) for at least twelve months.
- The applicant must be currently enrolled, at a minimum, as a part-time student (6 hours per spring and fall semester).
How to Apply:
- The application period for 2020 will open in the spring.
- Amount of Award: $2,000 USD