The Jeannette Rankin Fund Scholarships are now open. Eligible candidates should be U.S. students who are 35 years of age or older. Please note that only female candidates are welcome to apply. These JRF scholarships cover a minimum of $2,000.
Applications are invited for Jeannette Rankin Fund (JRF) Scholarship to low-income women, 35 and older who are pursuing undergraduate degrees at accredited colleges and universities. These scholarships are awarded without regard to race, creed, religion, colour, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, or disability.
These JRF scholarships award grants ranging from $2,000 above each and may be used for tuition, books, transportation, childcare, and other living expenses.
Level and Area of Studies
Scholarships are available for pursuing a technical or vocational education, an associate’s degree, or a first bachelor’s degree at ACICS accredited school in any course available at ACICS accredited school.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
- A woman, age 35 or older ;
- A U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States;
- Pursuing a technical or vocational education, an associate’s degree, or a first bachelor’s degree;
- Enrolled in, or accepted to, a regionally or ACICS accredited school;
Only U.S. citizens or permanent residents are invited to apply.
Application can be made online through the online system. The application is completed in three steps as stated on the official application page (link below)
17 February 2023.