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2020 MWA Aisha Scholarship Application

Click below to download PDF for 2020 Aisha Scholarship application: Aisha 2020 Scholarship Application Click below to download Word .doc for 2020 Aisha Scholarship application: Aisha 2020 Scholarship Application If you have any questions or require assistance with your application, please email: scholarship@mwachicago.org.  Important Dates to Remember: Application deadline: Saturday, April 11, 2020 (Postmarked, or electronic time stamp must be no later than midnight of due date) Application selection: April 20, 2020 Awarded: Spring 2020 […]

MWA Celebrates Women’s History Month

People around the globe celebrate Women’s History Month all month long.  One of the goals of Women’s History Month is to amplify diverse voices. If you can think of only one type of woman dressed in a certain way from a certain ethnic background, you’re missing out on the full technicolor awesomeness that is Muslim woman. For too long what it means to be a Muslim woman has been defined by voices that are not one of […]

Ramadan Rush for Rewards 2019

“The example of those who spend their wealth in the way of Allah is like a seed of grain which grows seven spikes; in each spike is a hundred grains. And Allah multiplies His reward for whom He wills.” [Quran 2:261] This Ramadan, be a part of Muslim Women’s Alliance annual community service projects: Ramadan Rush for Rewards (RRR). Join hundreds of dedicated volunteers of all ages caring for people of all faiths and backgrounds. […]