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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT!

American Association of University Women

Ambassador Harriet Elam-Thomas Scholarship

The Orlando/Winter Park Branch of the American Association of University Women is proud to announce the Ambassador Harriet Elam-Thomas Scholarship for 2020.  Ambassador Elam-Thomas was Ambassador to Senegal, served as a diplomat in countries in the Middle East, Europe and Africa and currently directs the Diplomacy Program under Office of Global Perspectives and International Initiatives at the University of Central Florida.  She is the author of Diversifying Diplomacy: My Journey from Roxbury to Dakar.  She is internationally known for her leadership in expanding the roles for women, racial and ethnic minorities in the US Foreign Service and her exemplary communication skills and cultural competencies.

Scholarship applicants may have any major but must show evidence of community engagement and a commitment to a career embracing international perspectives, cultural diversity and racial and gender equity.  She will be a junior or senior.  The deadline for the $1000 award is Monday, February 3, 2020.  The winner will be notified by February 17, 2020, and must attend the AAUW Annual Literary Luncheon on Saturday, March 7, 2020, at the Interlachen Country Club, Winter Park, FL when the award will be presented by Ambassador Elam-Thomas.

Click here for Scholarship Application

Click here for information on the Literary Luncheon with guest speaker Ambassador Harriet Elam-Thomas



Calendar:  2019 – 2020

General Meetings
Saturdays     9-11 a.m.     $18

RSVP no later than Wednesday before the meeting to Ginny Gillmer:
505-379-5484
virginia.gillmer@gmail.com
Community Room, First Congregational Church
225 S. Interlachen Avenue, Winter Park (Entrance:  New England)

Click here for a copy of program speakers for 2019-2020

 


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Calendar:  2019 – 2020

General Meetings
Saturdays     9-11 a.m.     $18

RSVP no later than Wednesday before the meeting to Ginny Gillmer:
505-379-5484
virginia.gillmer@gmail.com
Community Room, First Congregational Church
225 S. Interlachen Avenue, Winter Park (Entrance:  New England)

Click here for a copy of program speakers for 2019-2020

 

 

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