The Milah Dwight Endowed Scholarship for Women

Milah Dwight, a social worker with Fresno County, spent her life helping people, and requested her estate be used to assist disabled women. This scholarship was established to honor her legacy.


  • Female students enrolled at or attending Fresno Pacific University full-time;
  • Female students with physical disabilities;
  • If no students during an academic year match eligibility for #2: Secondary preference should be given to female students with learning disabilities;
  • Third preference should go towards female students majoring in social work;
  • Must meet NCAA Division II regulations for scholarships if a student-athlete;
  • Students whose personal character reflects the moral and ethical standards of Fresno Pacific University.

Letter of Recommendation Requirement

This scholarship does not require a letter of recommendation.