The Top Ten 2013-2014 Scholarships For Women and Girls
I found this list in my files. Many times scholarships are annuals. These at a minimum might provide a lead for scholarships today.
Nationwide (BlackNews.com) — Financial aid is a huge problem for millions of students every year who want to attend college. And yet, it is reported that billions of dollars in scholarship funding and grants are given away annually. One web site,ScholarshipsOnline.org, helps students find those opportunities.
Below they have identified the top 2013/14 scholarship opportunities for women:
#1 – The AARP Foundation
Women’s Scholarship Program provides
scholarship funds to low-income women who are over the age of 50, and are
seeking new job skills, training, and educational opportunities.
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311951/72/
#2 – The Betty Rendel
Scholarship is available to
female undergraduates each year who are attending a four-year accredited
college or university and majoring in political science, government or
economics. It is open to women across the nation.
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311952/73/
#3 – The Women’s
Independence Scholarship Program, Inc. helps women who have survived domestic violence to return to
school and become self-sufficient. The primary candidates are single mothers
with young children who lack the resources to attend college.
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311953/74/
#4 – The Miss America
Scholarship Fund offers
scholarships to over 12,000 young women who compete in the state and local
competitions as well as Miss America first place winner, four
runners-up, semi-finalists and non-finalists.
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311954/75/
#5 – The Google Anita
Borg Memorial Scholarship is
open to female undergraduate seniors or female students enrolled in a graduate
program and studying Computer Science or Computer Engineering.
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311955/76/
#6 – The Young Women In
Public Affairs Award is a scholarship
for young women age 16 to 19 with an interest in public affairs who plan to
enroll in college.
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311956/77/
#7 – The Talbots
Scholarship Program awards one-time
scholarships to women who want to go back to school to earn their undergraduate
degree after graduating from high school or receiving their GED at least ten
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311957/78/
#8 – The Go Red
Multicultural scholarship champions
greater inclusion of multicultural women in the nursing and medical industries,
address important gaps in treatment, and ensure that all Americans have an
opportunity to work with their healthcare providers to make the best choices
that lead to good health.
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311958/79/
#9 – The Jeannette
Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund awards scholarships every year to low-income women who are
35 years of age or older.
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311959/80/
#10 – The AWG Minority
Scholarship program encourages young
minority women to pursue courses of education and careers in the field of
Learn more at http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/311960/81/
ScholarshipsOnline is a free online resource for scholarships and grants available to students, parents, and teachers. To find and apply for hundreds of scholarships for men and women of all ages, visit http://go.netatlantic.com/t/26807540/83171680/272121/82/