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First 10 Women scholarships:
UTI Brienne Davis Memorial Scholarships
 
Amount:
$10,000 (3) $25000 (1)
Awards:
4
Deadline:
Dec 31
The scholarship is named in memory of Brienne Davis, a UTI graduate and NASCAR official. This annual scholarship is open to any eligible female who wishes to attend the automotive program at any Universal Technical Institute campus. A letter of recommendation and essay is required.
Contact:
Veronica K. Meury Executive Director 20410 N. 19th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85027 623-445-0933 vmeury@uticorp.com Lisa Mattke Foundation Manager 20410 N. 19th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85027 623-445-0889 lmattke@uticorp.com
Go Red Multicultural Scholarships
 
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
16
Deadline:
December 31
Must be a female of Hispanic, African-American or other minority origin. Must be a U.S. citizen/permanent resident of the United States and currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, health care institution or program in the U.S., Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
Contact:
Address 7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, TX 75231 Customer Service 1-800-AHA-USA-1 1-800-242-8721 For questions, contact us at GoRedScholarship@heart.org. Website: www.goredforwomen.org
Avon Scholarship Program for Children of Associates
 
Amount:
Each U.S. Avon location awards 1 scholarship in the amount of $12,000 paid over a period of 4 years. $3,000 per year x 4 years. Puerto Rico awards 3 scholarships in the amount of $4000 each. $1000 x 4 years.
Awards:
Several
Deadline:
Contact
This program is open to a dependent child of a current, regular, full-time U.S. or Puerto Rico associate* of Avon Products, Inc.
Contact:
The Avon Foundation, Inc. 1345 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10105-0196 866-505-AVON info@avonfoundation.org Website: www.avonfoundation.org Contact Person: Nancy I. Delgado (212) 282-5264
James E. Preston Community Service Scholarship
 
Amount:
$20,000, $5,000 x 4 years
Awards:
1
Deadline:
Contact
Awarded to the son or daughter of an Avon Associate who meets the scholarship requirements for the Children of Associates Scholarships and also demonstrates outstanding community service. Contact for more information.
Contact:
The Avon Foundation, Inc. 1345 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10105-0196 866-505-AVON info@avonfoundation.org Website: www.avonfoundation.org/resources/for-avon-associates/
Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
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
Aetna/ NCEMNA Scholars Program
 
Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
No scholarships available at this time, please check back
This scholarship is open to ethnic minority BSN and masters degree nursing students interested in pursuing research careers with a focus on eliminating minority health disparities. Applicants must be a member of one of the five NCEMNA member associations: Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurse Association, National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association, National Association of Hispanic Nurses, National Black Nurses Association and Philippine Nurses Association of America. Scholarship recipients are nominated by their association.
Contact:
Dr. Betty Smith Williams President Emerita, National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations 6101 West Centinela Avenue Suite 378 Culver City, CA 90230 Phone: 310.258.9515 Fax: 310.258.9513 Email: bwilliams@ncemna.org www.ncemna.org
Charlotte W. Newcombe Scholarships for Mature Women Students
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies ($750,000 in available funds for 2014)
Deadline:
Contact one of the participating colleges or universities
The Foundation's grants in this program are limited to universities and four-year colleges in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, New York City and Washington, DC. In selecting academic institutions to participate, the Foundation's Trustees consider those that render exceptional services to large numbers of mature women students.
Contact:
COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES MAY CONTACT: The Charlotte W. Newcombe Foundation 35 Park Place Princeton, NJ 08542-6918 (609) 924-7022 info@newcombefoundation.org
Mikkelsen Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
$8000
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
Unspecified
Open to Chemung County High School graduates accepted at a 4-year college or university. Preference given to children of employees, retirees or deceased of Zeiser Wilbert Vault, Inc.. Good academics and work ethics. Must have financial need.
Contact:
Community Foundation of Elmira- Corning and the Finger Lakes, Inc. 307 B East Water Street Elmira, NY 14901 Tel: 607-734-6412 Fax: 607-734-7335 Contact: Nancy Van Fleet nvf@communityfund.org
The Fredrikson and Byron Foundation Minority Scholarship
 
Amount:
$15,000
Awards:
2
Deadline:
TBA Fall 2014
Open to first-year law students from diverse backgrounds.
Contact:
Greta Larson Email : glarson@fredlaw.com Fredrikson and Byron, P. A. 200 South Sixth Street Suite 4000 Minneapolis, MN 55402-1425 Url: www.fredlaw.com/minority_scholarship
Adult Students in Scholastic Transition Scholarship
 
Amount:
Chapter awards vary in amount; the Corporate level awards 12 scholarships valued at $2,500 each
Awards:
Varies
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