Awardees will be selected based on
1) financial need;
2) personal circumstance;
3) educational path;
4) vocational or occupational goals; and
5) service or activist or civic goals.
Education Support Awards are disbursed in two separate installments over the academic year (one each semseter), and may be used for direct school expenses or for living expenses while you are enrolled in an educational program.
Must be a woman, at least 17 years of age
Must be a mother, with minor children
Must be pursuing a vocational degree/certificate; or an associate's degree; or a first bachelor's degree; or a professional/master's/doctoral degree..
Must be enrolled in a not-for-profit, accredited institution or program during the 2017-2018 academic year.
Must be low-income (annual family income less than $20,000 for a family of 2; less than $24,000 for a family of 3; less than $28,000 for a family of 4)