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Patsy Takemoto Mink Foundation Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.patsyminkfoundation.org/edsupport.html
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Administrator
  • Address
  • PO Box 769
  • Granby, MA 01033
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • August 1, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 5
  • Maximum Amount
  • $5,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Established in 2003, the Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation aims to carry on some of Congresswoman Mink's most ardent commitments: educational access, support, and opportunity for low-income women, especially mothers; and educational enrichment for children.

    To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria:
    - Must be a woman of at least 17 years of age
    - Must be a mother, with minor children
    - Must be enrolled in a skills training, ESL, or GED program; or pursuing a technical/vocational degree, an associate degree, a first bachelor's degree, or a professional/master's/doctoral degree
    - Must be enrolled in an accredited program during the upcoming academic year
    - Must be low-income (annual family income less than $20,000 for a family of two; $24,000 for a family of three; $28,000 for a family of four)

    The application will be available in the spring. To download the application, visit our website at that time.

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