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SOAR, Scholarships and Other Award Resources, is a searchable online database of funding opportunities for current students at all levels as well as recent graduates. Please review the recommendations below for conducting a search based on your needs, interests and eligibility.

Jeannette Rankin Foundation Scholarship

The Rankin Foundation awards scholarships to women, age 35 or older, to pursue a bachelor's degree. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and be low-income according to the U.S. Department of Labor's Lower Living Standard (see website for details). Site also includes links to other scholarship opportunites for women in undergraduate and graduate degree programs.


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Application Procedure:
Student applies directly

Eligible to Apply:

Undergraduate: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior

Graduate: None

Award Type:
Scholarship / Fellowship

Award Period:
Academic Year (Undergraduate)

Disciplines / Areas of Study or Interest:
Open to all fields

Additional Qualifications:
US citizen or permanent resident and Woman; age 35 or older; low income

Last Updated:
June 13, 2017

Last Updated: 9/12/17