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First 10 Single Mothers scholarships:

Amount:
$1000-$2000
Awards:
Several
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Contact New Avon LLC for more details.
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Up to 100
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Please Contact New Avon LLC for more information.
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Varies
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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
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
January/February
Applicants must be a member of ANTSHE and either a graduate student, or an undergraduate student at either a two or four year institution. Eligible applicants must maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average as follows: graduate students must have a minimum GPA of 3.5, and undergraduate students must have a minimum 3.25 GPA.
Contact:
Contact Dr. R. Lee Viar IV to learn about some of the scholarship and/or sponsorship opportunities available at ANTSHE: Call: 301-992-2901 or email: president@antsheboardofdirectors.org Website: www.antshe.org
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Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
No deadline.
A woman who meets the following requirements is eligible to apply: * Survived intimate partner abuse & has been separated from their abuser a minimum of one year; * Is a citizen or legal resident of the United States; * Has applied to or is officially accepted into an accredited course of study at a United States institution; * Demonstrates a critical need for financial assistance; * Exhibits a strong desire and the ability to complete a training and/or academic program; * Has a definite plan to use the desired training to upgrade skills for career advancement, to train for a new career field, or to enter or reenter the job market; and * Has sought services from a non-profit, domestic violence agency for a minimum of 6 consecutive months, and this agency is willing act as sponsor by mentoring and providing support to the student throughout her educational experience.
Contact:
Women's Independence Scholarship Fund (WISP) 4900 Randall Parkway, Suite H Wilmington, NC 28403 Phone: 910-397-7742 Toll Free: 866-255-7742 www.wispinc.org
Amount:
$2000-$10000
Awards:
13
Deadline:
Contact local ASIST chapter for deadline
Open to adult students at transitional points in their lives. Applicants may be single parents, individuals just entering the workforce or displaced workers. Open to women only. Applicants must live within 50 miles of local ASIST chapter to qualify.
Contact:
Adult Students in Scholastic Transition Scholarship Executive Women International 515 East 700 South, Suite 2A Salt Lake City, Utah 84102 Phone: 801-355-2800 E-mail: ewi@executivewomen.org Website: www.executivewomen.org
Amount:
$1000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
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Open to Latina pursuing her education at an accredited college or university. Awards based on financial need and community involvement.
Contact:
Comision Femenil Attn: Ana Gonzalez P. O. Box 86013 Los Angeles, CA 90086
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
ON HOLD
Candidate must be a U.S. citizen, attending an accredited college or university in the United States as either a traditional or distance-learning student, and working toward a degree in the following C4I-related fields of electrical, computer, chemical, systems or communications engineering; computer science; physics; mathematics; technology management; computer information systems; management information systems or related fields. Business majors with a minor in science or technology are also eligible. An overall GPA of 3.0 on 4.0 scale or better is required. Undergraduate applications will be accepted from sophomore, junior and senior students - minimum second-year students please. Graduate applications will be accepted from students who have completed at least two postgraduate-level courses and are enrolled in an eligible degree-granting master's degree program.
Contact:
Mr. Fred H. Rainbow Vice President and Executive Director AFCEA Educational Foundation 4400 Fair Lakes Court Fairfax, VA 22033 Contact: Julie Lama Phone: (703) 631-6174
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Spring semester (October 15) Summer semester (March 15) Fall semester (June 15)
Applicant must be a resident of Carroll, Madison, or Washington County, Arkansas. * A high school or GED graduate. * Pursuing a career-oriented course of study (full or part-time) to ensure a better standard of living for your family. * Living at or near the poverty level (up to 200% of Federal Poverty Guidelines) * An applicant of the Pell Grant. * Must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.5 * Please note that persons who have a previously earned a bachelors degree do not qualify for this scholarship. Also note that for purposes of the Single Parent Scholarship a Single Parent family is defined as: a family with children under age 18 headed by a parent who is widowed or divorced and not remarried, or by a parent who has never married and is caring for the children without assistance of another parent in the home.
Contact:
Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Northwest Arkansas, Inc. 601 W. Dickson St, Suite 2 Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701 (479) 935-4888 (phone) (479) 695-3839 (fax) info@spsfnwa.org (email) www.spsfnwa.org (website)
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
5
Deadline:
Contact
In 2018, the Foundation will offer five Education Support Awards of up to $5000 each to assist low-income women with children who are pursuing education or training. Awardees will be selected based on 1) financial need; 2) personal circumstance; 3) educational path; 4) vocational or occupational goals; and 5) service or activist or civic goals. Education Support Awards are disbursed in two separate installments over the academic year (one each semseter), and may be used for direct school expenses or for living expenses while you are enrolled in an educational program. Awardees will be notified by phone or email in late October. Shortly after recipient notification, the list of awardees will be posted on this site. (Please note: The Foundation will contact awardees only. We are not able to contact each applicant about the status of her application.) Applicant Criteria: must be a woman, at least 17 years of age must be a mother, with minor children must be pursuing a vocational degree/certificate; or an associate's degree; or a first bachelor's degree; or a professional/master's/doctoral degree.. must be enrolled in a not-for-profit, accredited institution or program during the 2017-2018 academic year. must be low-income (annual family income less than $20,000 for a family of 2; less than $24,000 for a family of 3; less than $28,000 for a family of 4)