Have you ever though of going back to school? About getting a scholarship? Is being a mom becoming a hindrance to your goal? Or worrying about your tuition fee? These questions will be resolve by applying for grants and scholarship. There are scholarship programs that are offered for single mothers. Being a mom is noble especially if you have no partner at home. You have to do all the work taking care of the kids while earning a living. Mostly single moms nowadays are very young and haven't been able to finish college. But, if you are willing to go back to school here are your options. Student loans Student loan s is offered to students to aid them with their tuition fees and school expenses. These loans usually come with a minimal interest rate. This must be paid but it may be hard for you pay for the loan especially if you have kids. Government grants Government grants are given to moms that are going back to college. These programs change from year to year so it's up to what grants are going to apply. Scholarships Scholarships maybe offered by an individual person, by a company or even the university. If you already choose a university, inquire about the scholarship they offer and go to the financial aid department.
They will guide you in the right direction. Here are some of the scholarships offered for single mother for free: The Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund -This scholarship is specific for single mothers only but is available for residents of Arkansas. Able Wolman Fellowship -This scholarship may award you up to $20,000 and may be renewable. There no required GPA. This is offered to those students who are taking up Doctorate or adult students who is willing to pursue and finish his or her studies as far as possible. Yellow Ribbon Scholarship -This is another example of free scholarship for single mom. It may grant you up to $3500 per but with a requirement of a minimum 2.5 GPA or higher. This scholarship offers aid to men and women with disability issues who need the money to pay for the tuition. Young Communicators Fellowships -This scholarship is for students who are pursuing communications course. Also free scholarship for mothers. No GPA requirement. They will award you $2500 for your educational expenses and another $2500 for traveling and housing. If you really want to go back to school you can always find ways to resolve your problems. Always remember that it is for you and your kids' future.