WAAD Founder Scholarship

History of the WAAD Founder Scholarship

WAAD Founder Scholarship is named in recognition of the person who founded WAAD. She created an educational opportunity that has enriched lives. The backbone of this scholarship is to promote success, service, and citizenship at all levels of education. WAAD Founder Scholarship honors the visionary that established this organization. This scholarship is awarded every two years to scholars who demonstrate excellence in academics and financial need to pursue further study at the collegiate level beyond high school graduation.

WAAD Founder Scholarship Fund

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To contribute to WAAD Founder Scholarship Fund please click on Founder Scholarship Fund below:


WAAD Founder Scholarship Eligibility requirements include:

  • A completed application form
  • A letter of Intent stating qualifications, financial need, personal background, academic area of interest, and future plans.
  • A letter of recommendation from the students’ guidance counselor or school
  • An official copy of the students School Record & Transcript
  • Question and Answer Session with the Committee members
  • Financial Award will be determined based on fund availability on the established Founder Scholarship fund.
  • Approved scholarship recipients will be awarded during the WAAD World Congress for the applicable year.
  • Financial Award will be made ONLY after the recipient has completed these requirements.
  • Applicants of all races, ethnicities, genders, and sexual orientations are encouraged to apply.