This scholarship is open to women currently residing in the United States who have earned a high school diploma or GED on or before September 2013, who are enrolled or are planning to enroll in a full or part-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited 2 or 4 year college, university, or vocational-technical school, be attending school for the full 2014-2015 Academic Year and receiving a degree no earlier than May 2015 (students who have previously obtained a bachelor’s degree are not eligible to apply) and have at least two semesters (24 credit hours or more) remaining to complete their undergraduate degree as of the beginning of the Fall 2014 semester.


Up to 17 scholarships will be awarded in amounts ranging from $1,000 to $10,000. Only applicants seeking a bachelor’s degree are eligible to receive the Nancy Talbot Scholarship Award.  Awards are one-time only and are not renewable.

How to apply

Applications for this scholarship will be available at the Talbots website at:


Completed applications must be postmarked no later than January 20, 2016.  Carefully review your application before you submit it. We recommend that you print a hard copy of your application to retain for your records. Do not send a printed copy to Scholarship Management Services. All application pages with required fields must be completed in the format described in order to submit the application.