The Cobb County Republican Women's Club (CCRWC) is honored to award the Babe Atkins-Byrne $1000 Scholarship to two winners annually.


To honor Babe Atkins-Byrne who served as the CCRWC President, long-term Membership Chair and who actively served as a leader supporting the community in countless ways. This scholarship has been provided to assist in undergraduate educational development of any female who has been accepted to or is currently enrolled as a college/university freshman, sophomore, junior or senior. Active-duty military who have served in combat for 36 months shall be given high consideration.

Dates and Deadlines:

  • April 15 Application Available
  • June 1 Application Due
  • June 15 Notification to all applicants
  • June Meeting Presentation to the scholarship recipient(s)
  • June 30 Disbursement of Check/Notification to School(s)

When you join CCRWC, you automatically become a member of the Georgia Federation of Republican Women (GFRW) and National Federation of Republican Women (NFRW). The NFRW also awards scholarships and internships annually.
The following scholarships/internships are available from the NFRW:

  • National Pathfinder Scholarship
  • Betty Rendel Scholarship
  • Kabis Memorial Internship (NFRW)

We encourage all young women who are college bound or currently attending college to apply.