The PBWC Conference, which is the largest women’s conference of its kind in Northern California, provides a forum for advancing women’s professional and personal development through tools, resources, training and inspiration.

The annual conference includes an academic scholarship program recognizing a minimum of three high school seniors who are women and California residents.

  • Completed scholarship applications and supporting documentation must be submitted electronically.
  • Winners must be present at the Annual Conference in San Francisco to receive the award.   Each winner will receive two conference tickets as winners must be accompanied by a parent or chaperone.  Winners are responsible for all of their travel expenses.
  • Awards will be sent directly to an accredited college or university where the winner is enrolled in an undergraduate academic program.

The instructions and application that you download will be an editable pdf form. Save the file to your computer before you start to complete the form. Once you have completed the form, email it to:

The deadline has passed for the 2016 PBWC academic scholarship program.  Check back in December for information about the 2017 program.

Thank you for your interest in the PBWC scholarship program.