Scholarships & Internships
Dorothy Andrews Kabis Memorial Internship
The Dorothy Andrews Kabis Memorial Internship honors the former President of the National Federation of Republican Women who later was appointed the Treasurer of the United States by President Richard Nixon. The internship gives female undergraduates the opportunity to spend part of the summer working at the National Federation of Republican Women's headquarters in Alexandria, Va. It includes a monetary allowance, roundtrip airfare to and from Washington, D.C., and housing in the D.C. metropolitan area.
Applicants must be at least a junior in college or a college student 21 years of age or older. They should have a general knowledge of government, a keen interest in politics, campaign experience, and sufficient clerical office skills that are adaptable to a busy office. Internship recipients may not reapply.
Click Here for Kabis Application [PDF, 5 pages]
Betty Rendel Scholarship
The National Federation of Republican Women established the Betty Rendel Scholarship Fund in September 1995 in honor of NFRW Past President Betty Rendel's extraordinary leadership skills and dedication to the Republican Party in her home state of Indiana, as well as at the national level.
The three annual scholarships of $1,000 are awarded to female undergraduates who are majoring in political science, government or economics and have successfully completed at least two years of college coursework. The recipients are chosen from applicants from across the nation.
Scholarship winners may not reapply.
Click Here for Rendel Scholarship Application [PDF, 6 pages]
National Pathfinder Scholarship
The National Federation of Republican Women established the National Pathfinder Scholarship Fund in 1985 in honor of First Lady Nancy Reagan.
The three annual scholarships of $2,500 provide financial assistance and support to women seeking undergraduate or graduate degrees. Undergraduate sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as students enrolled in a master's degree program, are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
Recent high school graduates and undergraduate freshmen are not eligible. Scholarship winners may not reapply.
Click Here for Pathfinder Scholarship Application [PDF, 6 pages]