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Deadline:
October 26
This scholarship is available to high school seniors or high school graduates with demonstrated financial need who are first time college students and seek to earn a career-ready associate's or bachelor's degree at one of our Partner Colleges. Scholars are selected from a nationwide pool of applicants. The Community College Graduate Scholarship is available to community college students with demonstrated financial need who have earned their associate's degrees and seek to complete their bachelor's degrees at one of our four-year Partner Colleges. Contact for more eligibility requirements.
Contact:
Email: thedream.us@scholarshipamerica.org Telephone: 1-507-931-1682 and ask for the THEDREAM.US Scholarship Program Url: www.thedream.us/scholars/
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
October 31
Must be age 35 or older to receive this grant Each applicant in Art, Letters or Music must send a letter stating that she will be age 35 or older during the calendar year 2016, is not a member of NLAPW or a member of the immediate family of an NLAPW member. She must state her background and purpose for the grant. Money from this grant must be used for the purpose stated in the letter of application. Entry must be accompanied by a check or money order for $35.00 payable to NLAPW, Inc with the memo line: Mature Woman Grant 2016. Do not send cash. Entry must be postmarked no later than October 31, 2015 in order to be considered. Winners will be announced at the NLAPW Biennial Convention in April, 2016. Those applying in multiple categories must send separate applications with entry fees for each. Send your complete application packet to the judge in the appropriate category: art, letters or music.
Contact:
National League of American Pen Women 1300 Seventeenth Street, N. W., Washington DC 20036 Phone: (202) 785-1997 E-mail: info@americanpenwomen.org Url: www.nlapw.org/competitions/
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
November 1
Open to women regardless of religious affiliation who live or work in the Greater Los Angeles Area including portions of Orange and Ventura Counties. To qualify, an applicant must be a single mother entering or continuing school in an accredited institution in order to learn a marketable skill, which will lead to economic independence. The award is made in two payments of $500.00. The second payment will be received after written confirmation of status and current school transcripts from the recipient.
Contact:
NCJW/LA 543 North Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036 (map) Ph: (323) 651-2930 Fax: (323) 651-5348 info@ncjwla.org
Amount:
$500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
November 1
To qualify, an applicant must be entering or continuing school in an accredited institution in order to learn a marketable skill, which will lead to economic self-sufficiency. The award is not restricted to any field or academic program, as the award is intended to ease the financial burden of childcare for a parent in school.
Contact:
543 North Fairfax Avenue Los Angeles, CA 90036 Ph: (323) 651-2930 Fax: (323) 651-5348 info@ncjwla.org https://ncjwla.org/what-we-do/scholarships/
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
November 5th
Students enrolled at a public community college, junior college, technical college, or city college, and working towards a certificate, diploma, or degree. This contest is open to legal residents of the United States (excluding Rhode Island, Guam, Puerto Rico, and Virgin Islands). Submissions must be at least 16 years old, and enrolled full-time at an accredited post-secondary academic institution. Submissions can refer to the contest rules for more information. Applications must be submitted by midnight (12am Eastern Time) on the scholarship deadline.
Contact:
SR Education Group 123 Lake Street Suite B-1 Kirkland, WA (425) 605-8898 www.sreducationgroup.org/scholarships
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
November 17
The Foundation grants funding for research, community outreach and educational scholarships. Since 1993, The Massage Therapy Foundation has granted over $441,000 to advanced research on therapeutic massage and bodywork. A variety of topics have been funded ranging from pain and stress to lymphedema. Since 1993, The Massage Therapy Foundation has granted almost $245,000 to foster massage therapy initiatives that serve populations in need. Twenty-one various populations have been served ranging from low income families to hospice patients
Contact:
Questions about the requirements or application process? Please contact scholarships@amtamassage.org or call 1-877-905-2700. https://www.amtamassage.org/forms/scholarshipformintro.aspx
Amount:
$10,000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
December 01
Women over the age of 35 who, after interrupting their studies, are now pursuing their first undergraduate college degree; must reside in New York City; must not qualify for graduation before December.
Amount:
$250-$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
December 1(Spring)
Be a new or returning student registered to earn credit applicable to a degree or certificate program at a college or university which is a TCAEA institution. The Twin Cities Adult Education Alliance (TCAEA), established in 2002, is an association of Twin Cities metro area public and private colleges and universities that address the educational needs of working adults. The mission of TCAEA is to serve as an educational resource to the Twin Cities corporate community, as well as the community at large, by providing increased awareness of accredited, business-related higher education opportunities for working adults in the Twin Cities metropolitan area primarily through education fairs. The TCAEA scholarship is intended to assist the adult learners with the cost of attendance (tuition, books, fees, etc.) at one of the Association's institutions. The scholarship is distributed to the institution's financial aid department.
Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarships
Amount:
Up to $9000
Awards:
200
Deadline:
There is not a specific deadline for submitting a Request for an Application. The cutoff is automatically imposed when a sufficient number of requests have been received. The Foundation is accepting requests for the 2018-2019 academic year. Renewal applications for the 2018-19 year will be sent directly to returning scholars in November 2017.
Eligibility Guidelines 1. Undergraduates must be under 30 years of age at the time of application. Graduates must be under 40 years of age at the time of application. 2. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale and must enroll full-time in a four year bachelor degree or approved graduate program. 3. PhD candidates who have only the dissertation to complete and who are not enrolled in class full-time are not eligible. 4. High school seniors are eligible to apply during their senior year in high school for their first year in college. 5. Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States. 6. Scholars who are requesting aid for a second degree at the same level for which a degree has already been awarded are not eligible to apply, for example, a second Bachelor's Degree or second Master's Degree. 7. Due to limited funding, the number of applications given to students enrolled in graduate study at medical, law or business school is limited. 8. A personal interview in New York City is required of all applicants. Travel expenses are not reimbursed. 9. Students who have previously applied for a Leopold Schepp Foundation Scholarship and who were denied an award are not eligible to reapply.
Contact:
The Leopold Schepp Foundation 551 Fifth Avenue Suite 3000 New York, NY 10176-3201. Phone: 212 692 0191 Website: www.scheppfoundation.org
Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund
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Deadline:
Varies according to county
Eligible applicants are single parents living in Arkansas who are considered economically disadvantaged and who have custodial care of one or more children under the age of eighteen. Eligible applicants are those who have not previously earned a diploma or degree from a four-year institution of higher learning.
Contact:
State Foundation Office 614 East Emma Avenue Suite 119 Springdale, AR 72764 Ph: 479.927.1402 Fax: 479.927.0755 www.aspsf.org To access applications in your county, visit: www.aspsf.org/students_spscholarships.html