GCCW Scholarship!

Garrett County Commission for Women is to award up to five $500 scholarships!


You must 

  • Be a woman at least 2 years past a high school degree or a high school equivalency (GED);
  • Be at least 20 years of age;
  • Be accepted to an accredited vocational, technical, or academic program at an accredited institution, which will lead to a certificate of completion or degree, and; 
  • Have lived, worked or attended school in Garrett County for at least the past 5 years.

To apply, you must: 

  1. Complete an application; Click here to gain access!
  2. Provide a transcript if already attending;
  3. Provide proof of enrollment in an accredited vocational, technical, 

or post-secondary school, college or university; and 

  1. Get one letter of reference.  

Deadline: April 1, 2022 @ 4:30 p.m. 

Completed applications with all required supporting documents must be received by April 1, 2022. They should be dropped off at, or mailed to, Garrett County Commission for Women, c/o Board of County Commissioners, 203 South Fourth Street, Room 207, Oakland, MD 21550. 
Questions?   Contact GCCW Chair Lisa Thayer Welch at 301-501-1132

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