There are numerous people who are interested in continuing their education even beyond their college going age in an attempt to gain additional knowledge and skills. There are yet other people, who wish to return back to college with a desire to complete their half left education. One common topic of concern for all such aspiring students is financial aid. It is a known fact that the best solution for such financial needs are grants and scholarships. However, a common misconception among people is that, there is an age limit for applying for these financial aids. This is one reason why adults fail to apply for the scholarships and face financial crisis, while trying to manage their family as well as educational expenses. However, the fact is that, there is no particular age for applying for a scholarship. Also, it is not necessary for you to be extra talented or extremely brilliant, in order to be eligible for one of the scholarships. The best part is that, there are several scholarship programs that are especially designed to help the adult students looking for academic aids. There are also numerous scholarships designed exclusively for the married or single men and women. [...]

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Of the several less known disabilities, Dyslexia is one prominent disability which has several scholarships administered to students possessing it. Included here are a few important ones: 1) Stanley E Jackson Scholarship: This scholarship is administered by an organization called, Foundation for Exceptional Children. Under this facility, an amount of $500 is offered to the students. 2) Marion Huber Learning Through Listening Awards: This is an annual scholarship facility, presented by Recording for the Blind and Dyslexia. This scholarship caters to high school students Dyslexic traits. 3) Elks Undergraduate Scholarship Program: In order to be eligible for this particular scholarship, the students are required to be residents of the state of California or Hawaii and portray learning disability. 4) Anne Ford Scholarship: This special scholarship is administered by the National Center of Learning Disabilities. This is an exclusive merit based scholarship facility, for an amount of $10,000. 5) Playwright Discovery Program: This is a disability based program offered to nearly 25 people every year. While an amount of $500 is offered to students under 18 years of age, an amount of $2,500 is presented to students in the age group of 19-25. 6) Ralph G. Norman Scholarship: This scholarship is [...]

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Irrespective of the fact that you are a male or a female, you are always eligible to apply for the Nursing Scholarships and financial aids. The field of nursing has nothing to do with you being a male or female. Here is a list of some of the top Nursing Scholarships: American Health Care Association Scholarships This particular scholarship administered by the AHCA is for the nursing students, for whom health of youth is the ultimate goal. National Black Nurses Association This scholarship was introduced with the aim of defining and advocating health care needs of the African-Americans and to improve the health status of black people. Air Force ROTC Nursing Scholarship High school students who are interested in making a career as an Air Force nurse, are eligible for this scholarship. Minority Nurse Scholarships This scholarship is exclusively for the students belonging to the minority communities, pursuing a bachelor’s degree in nursing. Abell-Hanger Foundation Nursing Awards Students who wish to pursue education in the field of nursing and participate in Texas Interscholastic League Foundation program, can apply for this scholarship. Health Professions Preparatory Scholarship Program Alaskan natives or American Indians looking for scholarships for pre-professional education, in order to [...]

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