Apply for the Live Your Dream Awards. Soroptimist International of America offers three levels of cash awards. At the Club Level, Soroptimist International of Muskogee awards a $1,000 cash grant and the opportunity for consideration at the Region Level for awards from $3,000-$5,000. Region finalists then are considered for one of three International Level awards. Ultimately, a Live Your Dream Awards finalist has the potential to receive up to $16,000 cash to help offset educational expenses.
Eligible applicants can submit their applications electronically between Aug. 1-Nov. 15 at www.soroptimist.org/our-work/live-your-dream-awards. The website also gives helpful information on preparing your application.
You are eligible to apply for the Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards if you are a woman who provides the primary financial support for yourself and your dependents; has financial need; is enrolled or has been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program; motivated to achieve your education and career goals; has not previously received Soroptimist Women’s Opportunity or Live Your Dream Award; does not have a graduate degree and is not a Soroptimist member or employee.