Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship (3/18/16)

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The Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship application for the 2016-2017 school year is now open! The Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund provides support for low-income women 35 and older across the United States. The application along with your personal statement, recommendation letters, and transcript must be submitted by 11:59pm on March 18th.

Eligibility Requirements

An applicant for a JRF scholarship must be:

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

Additional Selection Factors Include:

  • Your Goals
  • Your plan for reaching your goals
  • How you will use your education to give back to the community

If you have questions regarding the application and/or income guidelines please check out the link provided:


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