The Gail E. Hawisher & Cynthia L. Selfe

Caring for the Future Scholarship

How To Apply



Applicants must submit an application form with all needed attachments by March 1, 2020. The scholarship committee will notify the recipients of the scholarship by e-mail no later than March 15, 2020.


Submission Guidelines

Application materials are to be submitted electronically as *one* PDF file to Kristin Arola and Cheryl Ball at The order of the files in the PDF should be

  1. Application Form (download here)
  2. Applicant’s Statement (instructions on form)
  3. Mentor’s Letter of Support (instructions on form)
  4. Applicant’s brief CV/Resume (1-2 pages)

Label the file in the following way: HSCF_YourLastName.pdf. The application can come from the student or the mentor. Please CC the other (student or mentor) so we have both emails. 



If you have any questions, please email Kristin Arola and Cheryl Ball at