GAPWS promotes and fosters public awareness of the national character and culture of Greece, Hellenism, and/or ethnically Greek or Greek speaking peoples through social, cultural and educational activities. It provides charitable gifts through scholarships to young women based on
criteria consistent with its purposes.
Since 1999, the Greek American Professional Women's Society has been dedicated to serving Greek-American professional women of the San Francisco Bay Area. Join our group to meet women with diverse professional backgrounds who get together to exchange ideas, attend educational activities, work together to support young women through scholarships, and celebrate Greek heritage and culture.
GAPWS is a tax-exempt organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, and a California public benefit corporation, RCT Reg. No. CT0274194.
We provide scholarships to young
women of Greek heritage
We bring many exciting and engaging speakers to our members.
We host performances in music, theatre, and the arts.
We bring Greek and Greek-American directors and film makers to our members.
We discuss issues of common interest by forming expert panels.
We host informative and educational workshops on topics of interest.
THE 2022 GAPWS SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
The Greek American Professional Women’s Society is proud to support and mentor young women who work towards advancing their education and becoming successful members of their communities.
The Society announces a scholarship award to be offered to two female college students of Hellenic heritage in 2022.
Eligible applicants must be full-time, degree-seeking college students (undergraduate) at an accredited college or university in the United States, and residents of California. A minimum GPA of 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale) is required.
Each 2022 GAPWS scholarship recipient will receive $1,000.
Deadline for submitting your application is April 15, 2022.
The GAPWS Scholarship winners will be announced in May 2022.