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At World Pulse, we recognize the need for ongoing learning—for you and for your community! Our toolkits are all available here.

We are especially excited to share our signature Citizen Journalism and Digital Empowerment Curriculum. Start learning today!

Offer: Education Scholarship Opportunity for low income women 35+

Since 1978, the Jeannette Rankin Foundation has awarded scholarships to help over 500 women attend college. Applications are available from November through February each year.

Eligibility Requirements

An applicant for a JRF scholarship must be:

* A woman, age 35 or older.
* A U.S. citizen.
* Enrolled in, or accepted to, an accredited school.
* Pursuing a technical or vocational education, an associate's degree, or a
first bachelor's degree.
* Low-income according to the U.S. Department of Labor's Lower Living Standard.

Deadline: Postmarked March 1, 2008


bnyongani's picture


I am looking for a scholarship. I do not qualify for this one. I am 33 years old and am a Zambian. Please help me if you hear of any scholarships from friends and collegues.


Carri Pence's picture

I encourage you to post your

I encourage you to post your need for a scholarship and a detailed explanation for why you need one in the Resource Exchange section of PulseWire. There people can look at it and better help you address your needs.

bnyongani's picture


Hi Carri. Thank you so much. I will do just that.


Abdul-Razak Hanifa's picture


can you please help me to get scholarship


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