Scholarships & Awards

Live Your Dream Award

Who can apply: Women who provide the primary financial responsibility for yourself and your dependents and who are attending an undergraduate degree program or a vocational skills training program and have financial need.

G.I.V.E. Award (Girls Into Volunteer Experiences)

  • Who can be nominated: The G.I.V.E. Award is a recognition program for young women in grades 8 through 12 who engage in volunteer action within their communities.
  • Deadline:November 15, 2019
  • All applications should be sent to:
    Soroptimist International South Lake Tahoe Attn:  Ellen Palazzo at palazzoellen@gmail.com
    or
    Soroptimist International Tahoe Sierra
    Attn: Nancy Muller
    PO Box 10431
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96158
    or nancym96158@yahoo.com
  • Download Flyer and application

Soroptimist Ruby Award

  • Who can be nominated: A ruby is a deep red gemstone associated with wisdom, importance, vitality, strength, vivacity, power and love: all words embodying the strong and compassionate women who are our award recipients. The Soroptimist Ruby Award honors women who, through their professional or personal efforts, are making extraordinary differences in the lives of women or girls.  Their work has had a significant impact, and also inspires and encourages other women.
  • Deadline:February 1, 2019
  • All applications should be emailed to: palazzoellen@gmail.com
  • Download Application: Ruby Award Nomination Form

If you have any questions, please contact  Ellen Palazzo 530-318-6633