Soroptimist is an international organization for business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls, in local communities and throughout the world. Soroptimist's mission is to improve the lives of women and girls, in local communities and throughout the world. In ... Read More »
Scholarships, Grants, Loans Resources
At some point in all of our lives we dream of bettering ourselves by obtaining a degree.
We all want to be role models for our children, and what better way to encourage them to further their education than to do it yourself? But then there is the age-old question, how do you pay for it? This is why we here at SingleMom.com have compiled a wealth of information pertaining to that exact question.
Within this section, moms and students alike will find information and various options that are available to them. Whether you are looking for Federal Financial Help for education or Institutional/Private Financial Aid, you will find the information here. We have information ranging from Pell Grants, Loan Consolidation, FAFSA and scholarships such as the HORIZONS Scholarships, and many others.
Some of these programs require you to pay the funds back such as the Perkins Loan and others do not, like the TEACH Grant; it is just a matter of finding what works for you and what you qualify for.
Find here information on education loans awarded by the federal government to help single moms pursue a career in the health care field. These programs support single mothers with tuition assistance, loan repayment, in exchange for several years of dedicated service in the health care ... Read More »
A Direct Consolidation Loan allows a borrower to consolidate (combine) multiple federal student loans into one loan. The result is a single monthly payment instead of multiple payments. From January through June 2012, the U.S. Department of Education will offer certain borrowers two options for ... Read More »
SWE Scholarships support women pursuing ABET-accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science in the United States and Mexico. In 2014, SWE disbursed over 230 new and renewed scholarships valued at more than ... Read More »
The Federal Pell Grant is the foundation of federal financial aid. It is awarded to undergraduate students who have not yet earned a bachelor's or a professional degree. The Pell Grant can be also awarded to post baccalaureate students enrolled in teacher certification programs. The Federal Pell ... Read More »
P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women celebrate the advancement of women; educate women through scholarships, grants, awards, loans, and stewardship of Cottey College; and motivate women to achieve their highest aspirations. P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization), one of the ... Read More »
Affordable College Savings Program - MACS Make the Mississippi Affordable College Savings Program a part of your savings strategy. Many families hope to see their child or loved one graduate from college someday, but it takes more than hope to get there. The Mississippi Affordable College ... Read More »
If you’re a single mom looking to go back to school, you may be daunted by the costs of higher education, especially while trying to raise a family. Luckily, there are resources available to you and other students. Below is a list of state-sponsored scholarships and grants. Click on the links for ... Read More »
The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation is the premier center for educational excellence, the national network for today’s Army women and a dynamic advocate for telling the history of Army women. The U.S. Army Women’s Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization headquartered in Fort Lee, Virginia. The mission ... Read More »
The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship is awarded annually to single moms pursuing degrees in business administration (undergraduate or master's). The scholarship was established in 1998 through the generous endowment from Jane M. Klausman, a member of the Zonta Club of Syracuse, New ... Read More »