Eligibility is limited to female students who meet the following criteria:
-Reside in Philadelphia.
-Live in a household where one or both parents are absent (functionally orphaned).
-Are or will be enrolled in grades 9-12.
-Demonstrate financial need.
-Have grades of C or better in major subjects. Grades below C in major subjects require a letter of recommendation requesting an exception completed by an academic officer at the school.
Applications are available in the Business Office beginning in January of each school year. The amount provided will vary according to the financial need of the applicant. The deadline for applications is April 1st. Applications must include the most recent grade report of no less than two quarters of academic work and verification of family income.
Applications and required materials must be sent to: White-Williams Scholars, 1001 Administration Building, 21st and Parkway, Philadelphia, PA 19103