UVU Career and Technical Education programs are connected with a number of scholarship opportunities. If you as a prospective student want to know of the scholarships available in 2-year program areas, check out the following UVU link: www.uvu.edu/financialaid/scholarships.
Turning Point includes a link to their scholarship for single parents as well as UVU’s student scholarships: www.uvu.edu/turningpoint/returning/classes.html. Their phone number is 863-7580. In addition, they sponsor the Wee Care Center on campus that provides child care while parents attend classes at UVU.
Peggy Pasin oversees the Women’s Resource Center and has information about scholarships available to victims of domestic violence through the Sunshine Foundation. To learn about qualifications, please call 863-8080.
Other web sites to search:
www.freegrantsearch.com – Large database that works to find grants for many types of programs.
www.usafunds.org – Student loans, information on student loans and contact information for loan providers.
www.coheao.com/scholarship.html - Coalition of Higher Education Assistance Organization, financial aid and tuition assistance.
www.scholarships.com – Helping students find money for college.
www.brokescholar.com – Scholarship search site.
www.scholarsite.com – Wide range scholarship research site.
www.hearstfdn.org – William Randolph Hearst Foundation, providing grants for further education.
www.udall.gov – Scholarships and Internships.
www.truman.gov – Government Scholarships.
www.excellence.org/programs.html - Undergraduate and Masters Scholarships as well as many other programs.
www.rotary.org/en/StudentsAndYouth/Pages/ridefault.aspx - Educational programs and benefits.
www.scholarshipexperts.com – Scholarship research site.
www.goarmy.com/rotc - US Army ROTC program.
For Non-Traditional Students:
www.adultstudentcenter.com – Great resource for older adults who are interested in attending college or returning to college after some time away.
www.back2college.com – Information for anyone looking at returning to college, financial aid, degree programs, career planning and more.
http://nursing.utah.edu/students/scholarship/undergrad/index.html - Scholarships and grants available for Teaching Assistants and Students.
For Women’s Resources:
https://www.scholarshipamerica.org/talbotswomen/instructions.php – Talbots Women's Scholarship Fund.
www.rankinfoundation.org - The Jeannette Rankin Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds for, and awarding scholarships to, low-income women, age 35 and older.
www.raisethenation.org - Awarding grants and scholarships to single parent women and their children.
www.amwa-doc.org – Women in the medical field, scholarships and Grants available.
www.now.org – National Organization for Women.