Scholarships

College Scholarships and Resources for Women

Army Women’s Foundation Legacy Scholarship

  • Award: $1,000 to $2,500
  • Eligibility requirements:
    • Must be a current or past member, or daughter of a woman who served honorably U.S. Army, U.S. Army Reserve or Army National Guard
    • Must be currently enrolled in a certificate program, community college or pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree
    • Must have a minimum high school GPA of 2.5 for community college and technical certificate students
    • Must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 for undergraduate and graduate students
    • http://awfdn.org/programs/legacyscholarships.shtml

Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation Awards

  • Award: $5,000
  • Eligibility requirements:
    • Must be a mother with minor children
    • Must pursue a vocational, undergraduate or graduate programs
    • Must be enrolled in a not-for-profit, accredited institution
    • Must meet low-income status as defined by the program (e.g., annual family income of less than $20,000 for a family of two)
    • http://www.patsyminkfoundation.org/edsupport.html

American Association of University Women Career Development Grants (AAUW)

Emerge Scholarships

  • Award: $2,000 to $5,000
  • Eligibility requirements:
  • Must be enrolled or accepted into an educational institution
  • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Must be age 25 or older
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must provide evidence of community service
  • http://www.emergescholarships.org/

Daughters of the American Revolution Medical Scholarships

Women in Technology Scholarship (WITS)

Palantir Scholarship for Women in Technology

  • Award: $1,500 to $10,000
  • Eligibility requirements:
  • Must be an undergraduate or graduate student
  • Must major in a STEM field
  • Must be enrolled full-time
  • Must have completed at least one year of study
  • Must submit a 500-word essay
  • http://www.palantir.com/college/scholarship/

Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

  • Award: $10,000
  • Eligibility requirements:
  • Must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate program
  • Must major in computer science, computer engineering or a related technical field
  • Must demonstrate leadership potential and interest in furthering the involvement of women in computer science fields
  • Must maintain good academic standing
  • http://www.google.com/anitaborg/us/