Live your dream education and training awards |

Live your dream education and training awards

Soroptimist International of Grass Valley is looking for a woman who is ready to begin a new life. We are looking for someone who is the primary financial support for herself and her dependents. Dependents can include children, a spouse, partner, siblings and/or parents.

The applicant must be enrolled in or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program and be motivated to achieve education and career goals. She must live in Nevada County and not have been the recipient of the award previously known as “The Women Opportunity Award,” and now “Live Your Dream Education and Training Award.”

The applicant should not have a graduate degree and not be a member of Soroptimist or an immediate family member of a Soroptimist. Applications can be found at and must be done online and e-mailed to Heather Smee-Fosburg at Deadline is Nov. 15, 2014. For more information, call Heather at 530-274-1161 or 530-277-2668.

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