Stephen Bufton Memorial Education Fund Scholarships
The Sunset Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association (ABWA)
Award: 2,000
Deadline: June 15, 2022

Each year, local chapters of ABWA provide Stephen Bufton Memorial Education Fund Scholarships (SBMEF) to female students who will be attending accredited colleges, and universities.

Applicants must be:

(1) Female.

(2) Citizens of the United States and resident of Sarasota County or Manatee County, Florida;

(3) Will be a college Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior or Graduate level in fall of 2022.

(4) Attending or have been accepted for fall 2022 at an accredited college or university with the college or university located in Sarasota County or Manatee County acquiring a four (4) year degree or higher.

(5) Have achieved a cumulative grade point average (GPA) 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale.

The application will be completed online and requires:

  • a biographical sketch,
  • three (3) professional letters of reference and
  • an official transcript (mailed directly from the school)

Eligible women interested in applying for the scholarship should respond via e-mail to: Sunsetscholarship@outlook.com (Lisa Worley, Education Chair of the Sunset Chapter of ABWA)

Please include: your full name, e-mail address, name of college or university you have been accepted into for the fall of 2022, address of the campus (must be located in Sarasota or Manatee County), degree you are seeking / Field of Study

*You will receive an auto generated reply (do not delete) which will include the website and password where all applications will be completed online.

Stephen Bufton Memorial Education Fund Scholarships Information 2022


Important Information

What high schools does this scholarship apply to? All
Number of Available Awards: 1
Intended Major:
Scholarship Criteria: Gender
Scholarship Location: Local
Minimum GPA: 2.5
Minimum SAT Score:
Minimum ACT Score:
Is the scholarship renewable? No
How to Renew:
Is an essay required? No
Are service hours required? No

Organization Information

Lisa Worley, Education Chair of the Sunset Chapter of ABWA

Additional Information

Gender: Female
Ethnic Background:
National Origin:
Student Groups:
Grades: 12th and current college students
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