Scholarships & Grants

College Grants for Single Mothers

Last updated: June 15, 2012 by

With the average cost of a private, four-year college is well over $20,0001 per academic year, few students are able to foot the bill for a college education. Let alone single mothers who are struggling to ‘make ends meet’. If it weren’t for financial aid, it is nearly impossible for these women to go back… Read more »

Free Scholarships for Single Mothers

Last updated: October 12, 2014 by

Being a single mother is not easy and often requires putting your education on hold in order to focus on your child. In many cases, the two may go hand in hand because higher education will improve the quality of life for the entire family. With little finances at their disposal, single parents need assistance… Read more »

Obama’s Scholarships for Moms

Last updated: March 6, 2012 by

Research has shown that anyone with a college degree could easily earn five times more than a┬ánon-degreed individual. As a result, returning to school could provide single mothers with a step up to a better job and improved circumstances for their children. “In a 21st-century economy where the most valuable skill you can sell is… Read more »

Grants vs Scholarships: The Difference

Last updated: June 15, 2012 by

As a way to provide a better living for the family, single mothers are heading back to school for degrees that will help them improve their future. However, with little finances at their disposal, single parents need assistance if they are to pay for school. Recognizing the need to provide financial aid for single mothers… Read more »

Scholarships for Single Mothers

Last updated: October 12, 2014 by

No one doubts that being a single parent is tough. Trying to balance work and paying the bills makes life a real challenge, let alone having the time and money to complete higher education. The government, colleges, corporations, non-profit organizations, and private providers all offer scholarships and grants to help financially-strapped students pay for a… Read more »