WOW members with scholarship recipient Grace Yang. Front, left to right: Dia Sager, Dr. Megan Eckdahl, Grace Yang, Melissa Wind, Pam Ott-Morse. Back, left to right: Jan Nelson, Barb Forthun, Colleen McKenzie. Below: Grace with Pam Ott-Morse.
To be considered for the scholarship applicants are required to submit an essay about a woman they admire in the business work place, and why they admire her. Three WOW members select a winner based on essay content, grammar, and overall writing skills.
WOW has been offering $500 annual scholarships for the past six years to female students in the 833rd school district (East Ridge, Park and Woodbury High School) that are going on to higher education.