RESOURCES

10,000 Degrees

10,000 Degrees works to achieve educational equity and support students with need to access and complete higher education to positively impact their communities and the world. In addition to programs to support student success, 10,000 Degrees provides a number of undergraduate scholarships for low-income students.

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.

Back to College

Back to College is a comprehensive resource for the adult returning to college.

College Greenlight

College Greenlight connects students to the school that's best for them. Advanced search options match students with schools according to academic and social fit. Students will also get matched with local and national scholarships for which they are eligible. College Greenlight wants to make it simpler for students to attend their dream school by providing these free student resources.

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.

Federal Student Aid Adult Student Checklist

If you’ve never been to college, or started but never finished, this checklist is for you.

I’m First!

An initiative of the Center for Student Opportunity, I'm First is an online community offering support, advice and encouragement to students who will be the first in their family to go to college.

Mint

At Mint, we believe that money is for living. That’s why we’ve created the simplest and most effective way to manage your money, and why Mint.com is free. In five minutes or less, you’ll see where you’re spending your money, understand how your investments are performing, and set up realistic budgets. Set up email and SMS alerts and you’ll be automatically updated whenever there’s an important change in your finances. Only Mint.com finds you personalized ways to save money, using patent-pending software which analyzes your current spending. The typical Mint.com user finds hundreds in savings in their first visit.

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.

Peterson’s Guide to Colleges and Universities

Peterson's Guide provides all the info and tools you need to find, get in, and pay for school.

Scholarships for Women

Find scholarships specifically for women students.

ScholarSite

ScholarSite's database has information on over 52,000 scholarship opportunities.

The Simple Dollar

The Simple Dollar is a place where anyone can come to acquire financial information on finding the best products and services, saving money, making smart investments, and controlling personal finances. Think of the The Simple Dollar as a personal finance platform you can use to make better financial decisions and grow your bank account.

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.

AAUW American Fellowships

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

Association for Women in Science

AWIS lets you search for job opportunities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Medicine.

Choose to Save

Choose to Save is a national public education and outreach program that is dedicated to raising awareness about the need to plan and save for long-term personal financial security. As part of its mission, Choose to Save develops user-friendly, multimedia materials to help individuals plan and save for their financial futures.

CollegeGrad

Advice for how to develop a personal career mission statement, information on career planning, job fairs, and internet job searching.

Fastweb College Search

Find the school that's right for you using Fastweb's college search, then get tips for applying to college, choosing your major and more.

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.

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.

My Next Move

My Next Move is an interactive tool for job seekers and students to learn more about their career options. My Next Move has tasks, skills, salary information, and more for over 900 different careers. Users can find careers through keyword search; by browsing industries that employ different types of workers; or through the O*NET Interest Profiler, a tool that offers personalized career suggestions based on a person's interests and level of work experience.

NAWIC Founders’ Scholarship Foundation

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

RNtoBSN

Whether you're already an RN or you're considering becoming a nurse, we've got the nursing resources you need to start moving forward. Includes information on starting or advancing a nursing career, finding the right school, paying for your degree and video advice from a nursing expert.

Scholarships.com

In just a few minutes, you could find tens of thousands of dollars in free college scholarship money and get recruited by schools across the country.
Spend a little time, save a lot of money and attend the college that is the best fit for you!

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.

US Department of Labor

Provides information about finding jobs with the U.S. government. Includes wage, benefit, occupational information, and more.

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.

America Saves

America Saves is a nationwide campaign to help individuals and families save and build wealth. Through information, advice, and encouragement, the program assists those who wish to pay down debt, build an emergency fund, save for a home, save for an education, or save for retirement. Joining the program is free. Just sign up online to get information about different types of savings accounts, a subscription to the American Saver newsletter, and free advice by phone or e-mail from financial planners.

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.

Choosing a College Major

If you’re on the verge of choosing a college major, there are a number of factors you should consider. Not only do you need to think about what inspires you, what you’re good at, and how long it will take to earn a particular degree, but you’ll also want to think long and hard about what kind of career you might ultimately wind up in. This article from The Simple Dollar provides useful insight on choosing the major that's right for you.

Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting

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

Fastweb Scholarship Search

Get personalized award information based on your individual profile.

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.

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.

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.

Scholarship Sharing

Scholarship Sharing is an organization dedicated to connecting students to resources for avoiding loan debt. Our mission is to expand the knowledge of college funding opportunities through individual counseling, while also building partnerships with organizations that provide support with financial management, loan counseling, and college prep programs. We turn students into scholars!

Scholarships.com College Search

Find detailed information on over 7,000 colleges: admission statistics, tuition and fees, financial aid and scholarships, academic majors and more.

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.

USA Jobs

Allows you to explore over 14,000 governmental jobs.

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.