Scott Othoson came to Women In Need in 2002 and immediately became a steadfast member of our band of friends. Scott played a critical role in every aspect of the organization, serving as our Treasurer in 2003, then as a board member for 9 years.
When Scott passed away in 2012, he left us a vision. His dream was to help educate the community so that they may be self sufficient through their own means.
As part of Scott’s dreams, and in honor of his legacy, WIN created the Scott Othoson Memorial Scholarship.
It’s difficult for a single head of household to get ahead and become self-sufficient:
What’s needed is the means to become self-sufficient through training and education. The Othoson Memorial Scholarship can be the answer.
Designed for single heads of households, the Othoson Memorial Scholarship can provide up to $5,000 to recipients. What can the money be used for?
Applicants must be Kent County residents and meet the following requirements:
Scholarships are provided for certification courses, and must be completed within 24 months.
Applications for scholarships are on a rolling admission. Feel free to apply today!