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Jean B. Duerr Memorial Scholarship

The Jean B. Duerr Memorial Fund awards scholarships to full-time undergraduate and graduate women enrolled in an accredited college or university for the entire 2020-2021 academic year. Awards of $2,000 will be given to those applicants who best demonstrate academic achievement and community service.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Full-time undergraduate or graduate student
  • Minimum grade point average of 3.6. A full official transcript must be included with the application.
  • Community service
  • Extra-curricular activities
  • Economic need (considered after the above factors)

Deadline: Applications must be postmarked by March 9, 2020, and returned to the address below for scholarships awarded for the 2019/2020 academic year.  Please note that no applications, including those with March 9, 2020 postmarks, will be accepted after March 11, 2020. The postal service should be used for sending applications - do not send via registered mail.

Chapter AU, P.E.O.

Jean B. Duerr Scholarship Committee

P.O. Box 10415

Blacksburg, VA 24062

Application: The application as well as more information can be found here.

If you have questions, please contact the Scholarship Committee Chair, Susan Butler, at 540-552-2307 or