Talbots, the women'??s specialty retailer, recently announced that they are giving away some big bucks through their Talbots Charitable Foundation'??s 2012 Scholarship Program. This incredible foundation was designed to empower who wanted to return to college later in life. For the 2012 academic year, the Foundation will award 17 $10,000 scholarships and one $30,000 Nancy Talbot Scholarship Award, in memory for the company'??s founder, which will be presented to a finalist who demonstrates creativity, conviction and an entrepreneurial spirit.
To apply for this amazing Scholarship Program, go to Talbots.com/scholarshipthrough January 3, 2012. Additionally, the finalists will be judged by an incredible panel of women like Joy Bauer, nutritionist and author; Kate Betts, fashion editor and author; Jean Chatzky, award winning journalist and best selling financial expert; Rachael Chong, founder and CEO of Catchafire, helping nonprofits access probono; Sunita Cooke, president of Grossmont College; Kelly Corrigan, New York Times bestselling author; Ann Daly, career coach, consultant and author; Beth Kanter, blogger, social media expert and author; Gloria Cordes Larson, president of Bentley University; Pamela Mitchell, founder and CEO of the Reinvention Institute; Mary Alice Stephenson, fashion and style expert and commentator and Trudy Sullivan, president and CEO of The Talbots, Inc.
Eligibility requirements include women who currently reside in United States or Canada, earned their high school diploma or GED on or before September 2002, and are currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a college or university.
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For additional information, please visit: Talbots.com/scholarship
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