are some suggestions for scholarships:
Third Wave Foundation awards
scholarships to activists
women under the age of 30.
The Astraea National Lesbian
Action Foundation also provides
scholarships to young women.
Write to them: 116 East 16th
Street, 7th Floor, NY, NY
The Coca Cola Foundation offers
many scholarships - and most
are focused on people of color.
Contact them to learn more.
Foundation Center - which
is based in New York City
and a few other cities, lists
many funding areas, including
scholarships. I'm sure they
will have some classified
specifically for foreign students.
Another option is to actually
apply to a university and
seek financial aid from them.
luck and I hope this information
helps you in your pursuit to
study English in America.
Postscript: New resource:
The Possible Woman Foundation International has recently been approved for
501C3 status for The Possible Woman Foundation International, for the
of providing educational scholarships for women. Our primary focus is to
scholarships to women and girls to pursue academic educational
opportunities, providing these women and girls who might not be able to
experience these types of scholarship opportunities with the chance to
and develop their possibilities. Our secondary focus is the formation of a
Leadership Institute that provides Leadership Development programs for
returning to the work place for their professional career enhancement, and
in need of mentoring programs to begin their individual skill development.
The Mission of the Possible Woman Foundation International is to change
lives of women and girls globally through inclusive and collaborative
leadership, integrity, and lifelong learning.
To download a copy of the scholarship application, please click here