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Non-Traditional Students

ASIST Scholarship

The ASIST scholarship is available to adults facing economic, social, or physical challenges, who are looking to improve their situation through educational opportunities. 

College JumpStart Scholarship

Scholarship awarded to a high school 10th-12th grader, college student, or non-traditional student U.S. citizen planning to attend 2-year, 4-year, or vocational/trade school in the U.S. Student must be committed to using education to better your life and that of your family and/or community.

Jeannette Rankin Women’s Scholarship Fund

Awarded to low-income women, ages 35 and older, who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents pursuing an undergraduate education at an accredited college or university in the United States.

TopProducts Single Mothers Scholarship

Awarded to a single parent with custodial care of at least one child under 18 who is a U.S. resident and is enrolled to a two or four year institution or has a high school diploma/GED and has been accepted to a two or four year institution.

Women of Substance Scholarship

The candidate for this scholarship must be an African-American female aged 35+, be an undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited college or university, possess a GPA of 3.0 or above, and must be a United States citizen.