Scholarships and Grants
Harriet Gilbert Davis Scholarship
A Drew scholarship, endowed in 1990 by Mrs. Davis’s daughter, Catherine Davis Bridwell C’67, and Mrs. Davis’s family to be awarded to a woman with need, majoring in religion. Nomination by the Chair of the Religion department. (Current Baldwin Honors, Civic or Governor’s School Scholars are not eligible.)
Roothbert Fund Scholarships
Based in New York City. “Scholarships may only be applied to study at an accredited institution based in the United States [Drew is accredited]. The Fund seeks candidates who are `motivated by spiritual values’, and works to foster fellowship among them. . . .While the Fund does not emphasize any particular form of religious practice or worship, it seeks to provide support to persons motivated by spiritual values. The Fund has awarded grants to persons entering a wide range of careers. However, preference will be given to those who can satisfy high scholastic requirements and are considering careers in education.”
The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship
“Established in 1987, is a highly-competitive national fellowship program that provides college graduates with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. Twice yearly, the Fellowship’s Board of Directors selects a group of outstanding individuals to spend six to nine months in Washington. Supported by a salary, the fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice. The program also arranges meetings for the fellows with policy experts.” The competition is open to seniors.