RESOURCES

AAUW American Fellowships

These fellowships support women doctoral candidates completing dissertations or scholars seeking funds for postdoctoral research.

Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting

EFWA awards scholarships to women who are pursuing Accounting degrees at the undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate levels.

HORIZONS Foundation Scholarship Program

This program was established to encourage women to pursue careers related to national security and defense of the United States, such as Security Studies, Military History, Law, International Relations, Political Science, etc. It does not include Law Enforcement or Criminal Justice.

National Leased Housing Assoc. Education Fund

Scholarships are awarded to residents of federally assisted low-income housing properties or recipients of Section 8 voucher assistance that demonstrate both merit and need.

Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation

Gives educational support awards and small scholarships to low-income women, especially mothers, pursuing technical, undergraduate or graduate education.

Women’s Independence Scholarship Program

Funds for survivors of partner abuse who are in school to achieve the financial stability necessary for independence and self-sufficiency.

American Indian Graduate Center

The American Indian Graduate Center offers fellowships and loans for service to American Indian and Alaska Native undergraduate and graduate students.

ELCA Fund for Leaders

Merit-based scholarship for those interested in becoming pastors and rostered lay leaders, studying at an Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) seminary.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarships

Students must be nominated by the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Faculty Representative at their two year institution to apply for this award. Students may not apply directly to the foundation. Through the annual Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship Program, the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation provides scholarships worth up to $30,000 per year to community college students & recent alumni to help them earn a four-year degree.

National Pathfinder Scholarship

Support provided by National Federation of Republican Women for undergraduate sophomore, juniors and seniors, as well as students enrolled in a master’s degree program.

Society of Women Engineers Scholarships

Financial assistance is awarded to women admitted to accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science.

Women’s Opportunity Awards

Eligible applicants must be women who provide the primary financial support for their families, and who are enrolled in or have been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program.

Association on American Indian Affairs (AAIA) Displaced Homemaker Scholarship

The Association on American Indian Affairs offers $1500 scholarships to Native American and Alaska Native men and women who would not otherwise be able to complete their educational goals due to family responsibilities. Funds may be used for childcare, transportation and basic living expenses in addition to educational costs.

Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship

Open to women who are Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related technical field majors. Students must be entering their senior year of undergraduate study or be enrolled in a graduate program.

Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships

This scholarship, sponsored by Zonta International, is open to women in their third or fourth year of an undergraduate business program.

NAWIC Founders’ Scholarship Foundation

Scholarships for women enrolled full-time in a construction-related degree program, such as Civil Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management, etc.

The mikeroweWORKS Foundation Education Scholarship Program

This program is for students who are enrolled in a skilled trade program at a two-year college, vocational school or approved training institute.

Women’s Forum, Inc.

The Women’s Forum Education Fund awards scholarships to women over age 35 living in New York City who are pursuing an undergraduate education.