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