Eligibility: Women from Central and Eastern Europe, India, Philippines, Indonesia, Africa, or South America. All applicants must submit the following on or before October 15, 2016. Please limit your answers to 100 words.If your scholarship application is approved, we will ask you to obtain a letter of endorsement from your partner church in the USA and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. The letter should state that the partner church will cover the remaining costs of your participation in the Convocation (airfare, visa, if applicable, and ground transportation). If you do not have a partner church but can pay these costs on your own or through other fund raising avenues, please send an email to email@example.com, identifying your funding sources. Thank you!Name First Middle Last TitleHonorificAddress Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code AfghanistanÅland IslandsAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBonaire, Sint Eustatius and SabaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet IslandBrazilBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryBrunei DarrussalamBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCambodiaCameroonCanadaCape VerdeCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaChristmas IslandCocos IslandsColombiaComorosCongo, Democratic Republic of theCongo, Republic of theCook IslandsCosta RicaCôte d'IvoireCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEswatini (Swaziland)EthiopiaFalkland IslandsFaroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench Southern TerritoriesGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuamGuatemalaGuernseyGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard and McDonald IslandsHoly SeeHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsle of ManIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJerseyJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiKuwaitKyrgyzstanLao People's Democratic RepublicLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacauMacedoniaMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorfolk IslandNorth KoreaNorthern Mariana IslandsNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestine, State ofPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPitcairnPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRéunionRomaniaRussiaRwandaSaint BarthélemySaint HelenaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint MartinSaint Pierre and MiquelonSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint MaartenSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth GeorgiaSouth KoreaSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSurinameSvalbard and Jan Mayen IslandsSwedenSwitzerlandSyriaTaiwanTajikistanTanzaniaThailandTimor-LesteTogoTokelauTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkeyTurkmenistanTurks and Caicos IslandsTuvaluUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUS Minor Outlying IslandsUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuelaVietnamVirgin Islands, BritishVirgin Islands, U.S.Wallis and FutunaWestern SaharaYemenZambiaZimbabwe Country Congregation Unitarian Universalist U*U Other Please specify otherHome PhoneCell PhoneSKYPE NameEmail* COSTS: Assuming you are granted a scholarship, IWC will cover your accommodation in a quadruple room and all meals during the event ($440). You will be responsible for the discounted registration fee ($50), and all remaining costs (airfare, visa, ground transportation) will have to be supplemented by other fund raising means. Discounted Registration Price: $50.00 Lodging and meals (waived for scholarship recipients) Price: $440.00 The Convocation policy is that scholarships must be supplemented by other fund raising efforts. Please estimate the costs below and how you anticipate raising those funds. Please be specific.Airfare Ground Transportation Visa costs Why would you like to participate in the Third Women’s Convocation?What is your major area of interest with issues that concern women in your country?What is your age category? under 18 18-30 30-50 50 and up If applicable: Will you need a letter of invitation in order to apply for a visa?How might you use the knowledge and experience that you gain? How specifically will your congregation or community benefit from your attendance at the Convocation?What else do you think we should know about you?Please provide the name of a person whom we might ask for referral. (In the case of church members this should be your minister or the president of your Women’s Association; for seminary students a teacher; and for ministers either the congregational lay president or district dean.) Name of reference (including title if any), email address, and phone number:Thank you very much for applying for a scholarship to the Convocation. You will be notified once your application has been processed. If you do not get a confirmation email, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be evaluated by a scholarship committee and decisions will be communicated to all applicants by October 30, 2016. English will be the official language of the Convocation. We regret that we will not be able to provide official translation services for the program sessions.