Jeanette Rankin Women’s Scholarship

From the Jeanette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Website:


Eligibility Requirements

An applicant for a JRF scholarship must be:

  • A woman, age 35 or older.
  • A U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States.
  • Enrolled in, or accepted to, a regionally or ACICS accredited school.
  • Pursuing a technical or vocational education, an associate’s degree, or a first bachelor’s degree.
  • Low-income

The current application cycle is closed – check back on November 1st for the next.

AARP Foundation Women’s Scholarship Program

Deadline: Late march

From the AARP Foundation website:

The AARP Foundation Women’s Scholarship Program is helping win back opportunity for low-income, 50-plus women by funding education, training, and skills upgrades that can lead to better employment and increased financial security for women and their families.

This scholarship cycle is over for this year and will reopen in February