What is the deadline for scholarship applications?
Applications are available starting March 1st. The application deadline is June 1st. Recipients will be chosen and notified by August 1st.
If I receive the scholarship, will I get a check or does the money go directly to my program?
The Athena A.C.E. Association directs funds to your school or program upon receiving proof of enrollment.
Recipients of the scholarship may elect to receive their award via personal check, however a completed 1099 will be required from any recipient who elects to have a portion of the funds given directly to them.
Do I have to be enrolled before I apply for the scholarship?
No, you do not have to be officially enrolled in order to submit your application for our scholarship. However, if you are a chosen recipient, you must be enrolled by September 30th and provide enrollment verification. Scholarships cannot be used for completed programs.
Are graduate students eligible?
Our scholarships are available to any woman over the age of 25 seeking further education.