WoTM Ruthann Gaston Women in Engineering Scholarship

Updated: Apr 16

To support women studying engineering at local post-secondary institutions.


Applicants must:


- Be female;

- Be enrolled in the NIU Engineering at RVC program for the upcoming school year;

- Have a minimum GPA of 2.5/4.0.


Past recipients are eligible to reapply.


Learn more about the WoTM Ruthann Gaston Women in Engineering Scholarship.

This scholarship is administered by the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois (CFNIL). CFNIL's scholarship application opens December 1 and closes February 1 every year. Learn more about CFNIL's scholarship program and application process at www.cfnil.org/scholarships

Questions about this scholarship? Contact CFNIL Program Officer Ciara Stahly.


Photo of Ruthan Gaston. Logos for WOTM, Northern Illinois University & Rock Valley College Engineering program, and the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois.