Thanks to the generosity of Great Dames Icon and Wilmington University President Dr. LaVerne T. Harmon, Great Dames will award two high school seniors full-tuition, four-year scholarships to WilmU. The opportunity, which is available to female students planning to attend college this fall, sprang from Great Dames’ 10th Anniversary event last April when Harmon was named a Great Dames Icon. She was moved by the young women Great Dames had inspired and surprised everyone with the offer. The deadline to apply is Feb. 14. To see program guidelines and access the online application, go to

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