There are some scholarships specifically for Women entering the skilled trade and technical fields. For full-time, female students who are entering STEM fields where Women aren’t well-represented such as economics, engineering and sciences, data security and others there’s the American Association of University Women, Application deadline, January 10th.

There are also female-specific scholarships available for Women entering the culinary arts career field, such as those awarded by the Culinary Institute of America (CIA). These are merit-based and the student must carry a high GPA of 3.2.

More Scholarships For Women

This is not a complete list of scholarships, it is meant to give you some examples of the types of scholarships available to Women. Be sure to talk to your school’s admissions or financial aid representative to learn about other opportunities.

Use the search application to find a trade school near you.

Scholarship Resources

Good sites for finding more scholarship information

  • Fast Web – targeted scholarship search,
  • Cappex – match with potential scholarships by filling out a form.
  • Chegg – match with scholarships by career goals.

Do you know some great scholarship resources for Women? Please add them in a comment!


Last edited: 10/20/19