Live Your Dream Award
The Soroptimist Live Your Dream Award is an educational grant that assists women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects. Live Your Dream Award recipients may use the cash award to offset any costs associated with their efforts to attain higher education, such as books, childcare, tuition and transportation.
Did You Know?
Empowering Women of Borrego Springs
Soroptimist International of Borrego Springs awards one Live Your Dream Award educational grant every year. The award is $1,000 and funds educational or vocational aspirations for women.
Live Your Dream Award Eligibility Requirements
- Provides the primary financial support for yourself and your dependents. Dependents can include children, spouse, partner, siblings and/or parents.
- Has financial need.
- Is enrolled in or have been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program.
- Is motivated to achieve your education and career goals.
How to Apply for the Live Your Dream Award
Live Your Dream Award applications can be submitted online at LiveYourDream.org.
The deadline for the Live Your Dream Award is November 15, 2019. Online applications can be submitted in English or Spanish.
Get Help Filling Out the Application
If you need help applying for the Live Your Dream Award, we are holding a workshop on November 6, starting at 5 p.m., at the Borrego Springs Library. Laptops and assistance will be provided! Check out the Facebook event.
Have questions about the Live Your Dream Award or the application process? Contact us on our website or call Kathy Jorgensen, 760-221-8277.