To qualify for these scholarships, the mother must be a member of the Northwest Association of Mothers of Twins Clubs.
Shan Pynes Scholarship
Several scholarships are awarded each year to qualified multiple-birth applicants seeking higher education. Originally established in 1969, the scholarship was renamed in honor of our Northwest founding member in 1978. Application deadline is March 1
Gwen Lawson Making Opportunities for More Schooling (MOMS) Scholarship
Added in 2000 to assist mothers of multiples who qualify and are seeking higher education.
Campership Awards Program
Established in 2001, this program awards $50 “camperships” to six (6) multiple-birth children per year, school-aged K-11, to assist parents in sending them to the summer camp or school of their choice.Application deadline is March 1.
How to Apply
To apply for any of these scholarships or camperships, ask your club’s delegate for an application; e-mail us for a copy (please indicate if you would like MS word or .PDF format.); or visit the Forms & Publications page for a .pdf form. You also may receive a copy from any Northwest chair or committee member.
Donate to a Scholarship Fund!
Clubs or individuals wishing to donate to the scholarship fund should send their donations to the NWA Treasurer. Be sure to indicate it is for the scholarship fund. Remember, donations received before March 1 of each year will go towards scholarships awarded this year. The number of scholarships awarded is directly proportional to the amount collected in the fund.