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Working Parent College Scholarship Award

Overview of the Working Parent College Scholarship Award


Application Month: August

(Check the scholarship page for the exact date and please note the deadlines sometimes can change).

Minimum GPA requirement:

There is no GPA requirement for this scholarship.

Eligible Grade Levels:

College Freshman,College Junior,College Senior,College Sophomore,High School Senior

Eligible Majors:

There’s no specific major requirement other than what’s noted in the Eligibility section below, and any additional requirements found on the Scholarship provider page.


Applicants need to be a full- or part-time student who is enrolled in an accredited U.S. post-secondary educational institution (including, but not limited to, college, university or trade school, or similarly accredited program) with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants need to have worked an average of at least 12 hours for each of the four previous weeks at the time of applying and be a residential parent of at least one minor child. A 600 to 1,000 word essay outlining three keys to successfully excel in school is required. Please review the scholarship provider’s website for current details.

TUN Scholarship Index Rating:

We rank the Working Parent College Scholarship Award a 4.5 out of 5 based on the amount being offered and ease of application.


Eligibility Ease

Amount Offered

Total Rating

Overall Rating: 4.5

Visit the Working Parent College Scholarship Award
website to see full details, additional requirements and how to apply for this scholarship!