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Adult & Re-entry Students
Scholarships for Adults.
Start searching early to avoid loan debt.
Maximizing Your Scholarship Odds.
How to make your essay stand out and shrink competition.
Strategies for Nontraditional Students, Scholarship Tips, About Scholarships, and the Scholarship Judging Process.
Articles filled with helpful tips from a former scholarship judge and expert.
Financial Aid for the Returning Student.
The maze that makes up student financial aid can often be just another stumbling block for the returning student to confront.
Scholarship Dollars for Returning Students.
The money is there. Financial aid administrators tell you how to find it.
Easing the Transition: Financial Strategies for Returning to School.
How to live creatively on financial aid.
The Scholarship Process for Single Parents.
Colleges are seeing a big increase in older students on campus with children.
Going Back to School: Funding Your Dream.
The challenge of how to do it can be as exciting as doing it.
Ten Tips for Adult Students to Maximize Financial Aid.
Reduce the cost of returning to school with these ten strategies.
Returning to School
Cost-cutting strategies for couples dealing with a loss of income.
Mistakes That Can Cost You Your Financial Aid.
How academic progress affects aid eligibility.
Will Your Employer Pay Your Tuition?
What you need to know about tuition assistance programs. Plus, how to take advantage of your employer's program.
Workforce Investment Act.
Federal and state initiative assists adults and dislocated workers to secure employment through higher education. See also Standing in Line Again.
ANTSHE Marius DeGabriele and Kazimour Scholarships.
The Association for Nontraditional Students in Higher Education awards for undergraduate and graduate students majoring in higher education.
Alpha Sigma Lambda.
Honor society for nontraditional students. See also Golden Key International Honour Society GEICO Adult Scholar Award and Pinnacle and Spire Honor Societies.
Capture the Dream Scholarship.
$1,000 scholarship toward a four year degree for single mothers.
Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation.
Up to $2,000 awarded to low income women who have children.
Scholarships for Re-entry Students.
Special report on grants and retraining assistance for adults returning to college.
Add a Scholarship.
If you know about a scholarship or grant program for the returning adult, share the information! Let us know about it here.

Business and Professional Women.
Career Advancement Scholarship for members.
American Association of University Women.
Grants and scholarship opportunities.
Emerge Scholarships.
Academic scholarships for women.
The Society of Women Engineers (SWE).
Offers scholarship awards for women seeking a bachelor's or graduate degree in computer science or engineering.
The Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting.

Women in Transition scholarship for women going back to college for a bachelor's degree program in accounting. Also offers Women in Need and Laurel's Fund scholarships.
P.E.O. International Scholar Awards.
Given to women seeking a graduate degree. The P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education offers need based grants to women returning to college. The E.O. Educational Loan Fund provides low interest educational loans to women in need.
The R.O.S.E. Fund
The R.O.S.E. (Regaining One's Self-Esteem) Fund assists women victims of violence to rebuild their lives with a college degree. See also The Sunshine Lady Foundation and Women's Independence Scholarship Program.
The Soroptimist Foundation.
Awards about $250,000 in grants to women through more than 40 Soroptimist clubs.
The Jeannette Rankin Foundation.
Awards $2,000 annually to women 35 or older with financial need to earn a degree.
Google Anita Borg Memorial Scholarship Program.
The Anita Borg Scholarship program's mission is to encourage women in becoming leaders and active role models in the field of computing and technology.
Executive Women International Adult Students in Scholastic Transistion (ASIST).
Offers scholarships to adult students in transition through participating EWI Chapters.
AARP Women's Scholarship Program.
Offers over 300 scholarship opportunities to low-income women over 40.
Women's Independence Scholarship Program.
For survivors of abuse.
The Assistance League. Check into your local chapter to apply.
New!Scholarships for Moms.
$10,000 scholarship funded by Free College Scholarships, LLC. Over $750,000 has been awarded.


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