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Scholarship Spotlight: AARP Foundation Women’s Scholarship

Scholarship Spotlight: AARP Foundation Women’s Scholarship

March 04, 2011

The AARP Foundation Women’s Scholarship Program is available to females who are the age of 40 or over as of March 31, 2011. You must be entering a two- to three-year technical or skills up-grading program or be in the final stages of your college experience to be eligible for this award.

Preference is given to women who are: returning to the workforce after an extended absence; underemployed (in a job with limited pay, limited growth opportunities and limited benefits); or raising another family member’s child/children, such as grandparents raising grandchildren (with the ability to demonstrate significant financial responsibility for those child/children). Students in graduate degree programs are not eligible for this program.

Deadline: March 31, 2011


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