Women on Par
The Women on Par Scholarship provides financial assistance to “non-traditional” female students. These scholarships are intended for women, aged 30 and older, who are attending a college or university for the first time or returning to school after an absence to complete their technical/vocational, Associate, or Bachelor’s degree. The scholarships are designed to help these women get “on par,” or get an equal footing with their peers, friends, and other women who have had a chance to complete their college education. Value of scholarship: two scholarships; One (1) $2,000 Women on Par scholarship and one (1) $1,000 Women on Par scholarship. Number of Scholarships Available: 2. Residency Requirements: Be a U.S. or Canadian Citizen, or legal resident of the U.S. or Canada. Major: Pursuing a Technical/Vocational, Associates or Bachelor’s degree. Candidates must be first time applicants to school or must be returning to school after an absence to complete a degree. If you have already obtained a Bachelor’s degree or higher degree, you are not eligible to apply for this. Required school: Currently enrolled, or accepted to an accredited school, college or university by April 15, 2020 Gender: Be female. Birthday: Be at least 30 years of age as of January 1, 2020. Other Requirements: exhibit a need for financial assistance and is not a past winner of the Women on Par scholarship.