2013 Anne Rudin Scholarship
Applications Due: June 5, 2013
The League of Women Voters of Sacramento County is a nonpartisan organization working to encourage the active and informed participation of citizens in government and to increase the understanding of major public policy issues.
It established the Anne Rudin Scholarship Fund to commemorate the accomplishments of former Sacramento Mayor Anne Rudin and to enable other women to pursue higher education in the fields of public administration and public policy.
Anne Rudin served both as President of the League of Women Voters of Sacramento and the League of Women Voters of California. She then became a member of the Sacramento City Council for twelve years and Mayor of Sacramento from 1983 to 1992. Anne Rudin is the first woman to be elected Mayor of Sacramento. She continues to be involved in this community,
A scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded at the League of Women Voters Anne Rudin Scholarship and Suffragists’ Reception, scheduled for Thursday, September 19, 2013.
Eligibility and Selection:
The scholarship is open to women who are enrolled in public administration, government, or public policy related programs at an institution of higher education in the Sacramento area. The applicant must be enrolled in upper division studies or be a graduate student. Applicants will be evaluated on the basis of:
commitment to public service
Applications will be reviewed by a committee under the leadership of the League of Women Voters of Sacramento. Download a pdf file of application here.
The Award will be presented by Anne Rudin, at the League of Women Voters Anne Rudin Scholarship and Suffragists’ Reception, scheduled for Thursday, September 19, 2013. All applicants should advise of their availability on that date.
Applications must be postmarked by June 5, 2013.
League of Women Voters of Sacramento County
1107 9th Street, Suite 300
Sacramento, CA 95814
Questions? Phone Trisha Uhrhammer at 916-455-8393 or e-mail her.