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ABWA Scholarship Opportunity

American Business Women’s Association of Western New York

will be accepting applications next March for 2023 for our

SBMEF Impact Scholarship



ABWA WNY Charter Chapter - Scholorship Winner Helen Gison and President Dr. Katelyn Niemiec-Klimek

Empowering Women Through Educational Scholarships

Today’s scholarship recipients are tomorrow’s leaders.  ABWA members give back by funding scholarships through the Stephen Bufton Memorial Educational Fund.  Since 1953, the educational fund has awarded more than 17 million dollars in scholarships.   Visit  for more information on scholarships for women.

All female college students who have completed a minimum of 60 credit hours at the baccalaureate level through graduate level studies, achieved a 3.2 or better on a 4.0 scale and are currently enrolled in a Western New York college accredited degree program are eligible to apply. Applicants need to be a resident of Erie or Niagara County and a United States citizen.


Applications and further information is available upon request by sending an email to Completed applications are due by May 1, 2023. 

Amount: $2,000

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