Jeannette Rankin Women's Income Based Scholarship
An applicant for a JRF scholarship must be:
- A woman, age 35 or older
A U.S. citizen or Permanent Resident of the United States*
Pursuing a technical or vocational education, an associate’s degree, or a first bachelor’s degree
Enrolled in, or accepted to, a regionally or ACICS (or SACS) accredited school
JRF’s low-income eligibility is based on the student’s estimated household income for the coming school year. Our income guidelines come from the Department of Labor’s Lower Living Standard. The figures below are updated each year by January 1st.
Compare your estimated household income for the 2017-2018 school year with the figures in this chart. For households with more than six members, add $7500 for each additional person.
Household Size Maximum Net Household Income
Your plan for reaching your goals
How you will use your education to give back to the community