The Seaside AAUW Scholarship Foundation has announced that the deadline for applying for a $2,000 scholarship has been changed to Wednesday, May 15, to align with local college deadlines for scholarships.

This scholarship is awarded annually to a female resident from northwestern Oregon or southwestern Washington enrolled, or planning to enroll, in a degree program. The candidate must have been out of high school five or more years. The award may be used at the college or university of the candidate’s choice for tuition, fees and textbooks.

The application is available at under “Foundation” and at most local libraries. Direct questions to the foundation chair, Jane McGeehan, at

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