NAASCWDC Scholarship Awards

The DC Metro Chapter of NAASC is committed to supporting women who, by enrolling at Spelman, have made “a choice to change the world.” Spelman College is renowned for producing leaders of industry and community and is at the intersection of technology, arts, politics, and science. Now more than ever, alumnae and donor support is needed to sustain HBCUs and help support their students. Your generous, tax-deductible gift to the DC Metro Chapter of NAASC supports the chapter’s scholarship awards and programming efforts. We thank you for your commitment to our scholars and sisterhood. CLICK TO DONATE TO THE SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS PROGRAM!

The Scholarship Awards Program

Applications for the 2024 DC Metro Chapter of NAASC Technology & Book Awards and the Golden Girl Book Awards are being accepted until Monday, July 1, 2024. The awards are open to first-year students who are entering Spelman College in the fall of 2024 and who live within a 35 mile radius of D.C.

Technology and Book Awards

This award, created in 2020, is designed to provide essential technology and books to help ensure that first year Spelman students have the resources they need to excel in their academic journey.

Golden Girl Book Awards

This award provides first-year students with funds to purchase essential textbooks, helping them start their Spelman journey equipped for success. 



To apply, applicants must meet the following criteria and submit their application by Monday, July 1st, 2024 at 11:59pm Eastern
  • Must be an incoming first-year student enrolled in Spelman College for the fall 2024
  • Must live within a 35 mile radius of Washington, D.C.

Applications will be reviewed for quality of responses and will only be reviewed if the application is fully completed and submitted by the deadline.


Award will be paid via check upon receipt of proof of enrollment (i.e. Spelman ID card and first-semester course schedule). If selected for a scholarship award, you will be asked to email proof of enrollment to the NAASC DC Metro Scholarship Committee at

Award Notification

To Be Announced