Scholarships for Moms
As a mom, you can’t always put yourself first. Free time is scarce and family finances are a priority. Whether you’re starting college for the first time or returning after a break, there are scholarships available especially for you. We’ve gathered the following list of scholarships for moms to make your search a little bit easier (and give you back some of your free time)!
Famous for their pregnancy band for jeans, Maeband is offering moms and expectant moms who are U.S Citizens a chance to win their scholarship. Students can enter by submitting an essay or a video.
Deadline: July 1, 2020
The Arizona Business and Professional Women’s Foundation awards scholarships to women 21 years or older who are returning to college. Arizona students can apply at the financial aid office at their school.
Deadline: May 15, 2020
FreeCollegeScholarships provides a scholarship specifically for moms. The scholarship can be used at any college for any major, and it has an easy entry form.
Deadline: April 15, 2020
The Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting offers various scholarships for women who are studying Accounting. The Women in Need scholarship is for a woman who is the primary source of support for her family.
Deadline: April 30, 2020
Women who are studying for careers in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science can apply for the Society of Women Engineers’ scholarships. Students of all levels can apply.
Deadline: May 1, 2020 (Freshmen)
Scholarships for Single Moms
Capture the Dream, Inc. is offering a scholarship to low-income single parents who live in the Bay area. They provide students with the means to complete college, which helps develop the future leaders of the Bay Area.
Deadline: June 30, 2020
Nurses Helping Nurses created this scholarship to help nurses who are also single mothers advance in their education. College students who are actively pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in a nursing program in the Houston or surrounding area nursing school are eligible.
Deadline: June 5, 2020
The One Family Scholars Program offers scholarships for direct costs and indirect costs of college to single parents with children under 18 that have an income level below 200% of the federal poverty level. The student must also be a resident of Massachusetts.
Deadline: June 26, 2020
Single moms who reside in Utah and demonstrate financial need are encouraged to apply for the Live Your Dream Foundation’s annual scholarship. Requirements include a letter of recommendation and a personal story.
Deadline: April 20, 2020