The Women’s Equality Coalition of Linn County is excited to announce the launch of a new scholarship in the amount of $500 to be awarded to a Linn County resident who will be attending a two or four-year college in the fall of 2017. Preference will be given to students attending an Iowa college.

The Women’s Equality Coalition of Linn County believes in a society that values women and girls and empowers them with equal opportunities for participation. To that end this scholarship will be awarded to a student who believes that women’s equality is a priority and demonstrates that belief in his/her actions and approach to life.

Interested applicants are encouraged to download the application form HERE. All scholarship applications are due May 19, 2017. Submit completed applications with required attachments to