A.R.F.O.R.A./MARTHA GAVRILA SCHOLARSHIP FOR WOMEN
The A.R.F.O.R.A./Martha Gavrila Scholarship for Women is offered to women in post-graduate studies. It was established in memory of Mrs. Martha Gavrila, long-time president of A.R.F.O.R.A. who worked tirelessly for the Episcopate and Vatra Românească. The first scholarship was awarded at the 1985 A.R.F.O.R.A. Congress held at St. Mary Church in Chicago, Illinois. The sum of $1000.00 may be awarded annually to a selected student.
A.R.F.O.R.A. UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP FOR WOMEN
The A.R.F.O.R.A. Undergraduate Scholarship for Women was offered for the first time in 1994. A scholarship of $1000.00 may be awarded annually to selected students who have successfully completed their first year of an undergraduate program.
A.R.F.O.R.A. HELEN MUNTEAN EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP FOR WOMEN
The A.R.F.O.R.A. Helen Muntean Education Scholarship for Women is a scholarship of $1000.00 that may be awarded annually to women who are working toward a career in teaching.
Please Note: Applicants should send electronic copies of their scholarship applications to the Scholarship Committee. Starting in 2024, only applications sent electronically will be considered by the Scholarship Committee.
In order for applicants to be eligible for A.R.F.O.R.A. scholarships, applicants must attend parishes with A.R.F.O.R.A. voting rights. Please check with your parish’s Ladies Auxiliary to make sure that your Auxiliary belongs to A.R.F.O.R.A.