The Women’s Network of Collier County (WNOCC) is committed to empowering education and what a better way to do this than by building a stronger community for the future!

We offer an education based Scholarship Program allowing for the honoree to have more freedom to learn while lifting some of the financial obligation.  At WNOCC, we believe in a diverse offering of choices when it comes to career fields – perhaps some you haven’t even thought of yet – and we hope that you embark on your educational journey with support for Single Parents!

The local scholarship program awards tuition assistance to Single Parents in Collier County who are seeking an Associate’s, Bachelor’s or Master’s degree at a regionally accredited college or university.

Candidate eligibility requirements:

  • Currently enrolled in a program of study at an accredited college or university
  • Resident of Collier County
  • Demonstrated need for financial assistance
  • Good academic standing
  • Single Parent
  • Previous recipients may apply

Our main focus is to help Single Parents, we are open to reviewing all applications.  Applications are due annually.

How to request scholarships?  Please contact your financial advisory in your college or university.  They may reach out to to make the request.

The WNOCC raises funds for scholarships by presenting monthly speaker lunches, scheduled events, and through donations from our commUNITY. If you are interested in supporting this effort, contributions may be made through checks payable to WNOCC designated for local scholarships, and mailed to WNOCC, 220 Industrial Boulevard, Naples, FL 34104 attention Gina Sisbarro, WNOCC  or email


Scholarship Application