2022 Athena Award for Continuing Education (A.C.E.) Scholarship

The Athena A.C.E. Scholarship is available to women over the age of 25 who live in Seneca, Yates or Eastern-Ontario counties and are, or will be, enrolled in an educational program by September 30, 2022.

The educational program may be a formal college program or any certification/training program (including a GED) that is necessary for the applicant to advance in her career and/or pursue her career goals.

Click the links below to download our Application Criteria & Eligibility, Application, and Reference Cover Letter Form for use in submitting your 2022 Scholarship application.

Application Criteria, Eligibility & Support

Click here to determine if you qualify for the Athena A.C.E. Scholarship and contact us if you need help with your application, resume, or short answer responses.


Complete each section of the Application and provide additional materials as required.

Reference Cover Letter & Form

Provide the attached Reference Cover Letter and Form to individuals who can supply additional details regarding your qualifications. The form may be provided directly to us and must be received by the March 31st due date.

Scholarships Can Help!

The Athena A.C.E. Association awards substantial scholarships to multiple women in our tri-county area each year. Click here to learn more about our 2021 scholarship recipient, and please email us at AthenaACEA@gmail.com with questions regarding the application process and/or the status of your application.