The P.E.O. Scholar Award Board of Trustees is excited to announce an increase in the amount of the Award from $20,000 to $25,000.

Thank you to all our sisters’ generous donations which makes this increase possible.

Now is the time to start your applicant search for academic year 2025/26. The requirements are:
• Is a citizen or legal permanent resident of the U.S. or Canada at the time of her nomination
• Has a bachelor’s degree
• Is within two years of her graduation date, has at least one full academic year of work remaining to complete her doctoral-level degree as of August 1, 2025, and has a graduation date between April 2026 to August 2027. Those in a multiple-degree program (e.g., pursuing both an M.D. and a Ph.D.) must be within two years of completing the entire program from that date.
• Is enrolled at an accredited U.S. or Canadian college or university.
• Must be enrolled full-time during the year of the award

We are able to give this award increase to $25,000 because the generosity of all of you. We are especially grateful to our Laureate Chapters who contribute a lump sum contribution of $500 or more through the normal donation process. Because Laureate means “worthy of the greatest honor or distinction” it is a fitting descriptor for our participating chapters.

Thank you again!

Article Info

Byline

Lisa Cooley, P.E.O. Scholar Awards Board of Trustees

Topic

Scholar Awards

Article Type

P.E.O. Projects

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