College of Agriculture & Natural Resources

The Angie Dipietro Women in Business Scholarship


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Scholarship Description

We are excited to announce the Angela DiPietro Women in Business Scholarship for female students pursuing a post-secondary degree and who possess an interest in business or entrepreneurship. The winner of the scholarship will receive $500 to help further their educational goals and create a more diverse and inclusive business community. In addition, applicants must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA.

Application requirements for the 2017 Angela DiPietro Women in Business Scholarship & Essay Contest will be released soon.

Eligibility Requirements

This scholarship is available to any female student who is pursuing post-secondary education (community college, undergraduate college, graduate school, business school, or law school) at an accredited U.S. institution. Incoming first-year college students who possess a GED or a high school diploma are also eligible to apply.

Candidates must possess an interest in business or entrepreneurship, as demonstrated by past and present volunteer, professional, and educational experiences.

The minimum GPA required for application is 3.0, indicating that all candidates must be in good academic standing.

Application Information

Candidates must submit an up-to-date resume that details professional, academic, and volunteer experience, especially any experiences related to women in business. A 500-word essay that answers the following question: “If you could see one change in gender inequality in your lifetime, what would it be, and why?  How do you think this can be achieved?” An up-to-date official transcript, demonstrating that the candidate’s GPA is 3.0 or greater. If no official transcript is available, an unofficial transcript may be submitted, as well as an official transcript from the candidate’s most recent educational institution. One letter of recommendation.

Scholarship candidates must submit a complete application by no later than March 1, 2016.  The materials should be submitted all together by U.S. mail or fax.  Candidates may address fax or mail submissions to:


Angela DiPietro Women in Business Scholarship

110 Baptist Street

Salisbury, MD 21801

Fax: 410-749-5917



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