Career Advancement Scholarship
Scholarships are provided to women who wish to advance in their careers, or are soon to enter or re-enter the workforce. The Foundation has awarded more than $6 million in scholarships, grants, and loans to over 8,000 women seeking to improve their lives.
Applicants must be female; 25 years of age or older; a US citizen; demonstrate critical financial need; be officially accepted in an accredited program or course of study at a U.S. institution, including Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands; graduate within 12 to 24 months from date of grant; demonstrate clear career plans; not be earning a PhD, MD, DDS, DVM, JD or similar degree.
How to Apply
Apply online at http://www.act.org/bpwfoundation/
Read about past recipients at http://www.bpwusa.org/i4a/pages/index.cfm?pageid=3381