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Head Start Grant Gives Low-Income Families New Opportunities

Head Start Grant Gives Low-Income Families New Opportunities

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Last month we covered the vast amount of grants for families with low-income. Today I wanted to talk about the Head Start Grant which has been around since 1965 and is still going strong. This grant was originally an eight-week summer program, organized by a pediatrician and psychology professor of the Johns Hopkins University and […]

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Oprah Winfrey Grants Offer Educational Opportunity

Oprah Winfrey Grants Offer Educational Opportunity

| January 11, 2014 | 15 Comments

Oprah Winfrey started the Angel Network back in 1998 allowing her numerous television viewers to donate to charitable causes handpicked by Oprah herself. Her contribution included covering all operating expenses of the public charity, which allowed 100% of viewer donations to be put to work through grants. Over the years, $80 million poured in through […]

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Solar Energy Grants Offer Funding to Go Green and Save Money

Solar Energy Grants Offer Funding to Go Green and Save Money

| December 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

In recent years, solar energy has become a much more viable solution for our energy needs as the cost of non-renewable fuel has continued to rise. Solar energy grants exist to subsidize this move towards a more sustainable energy future for us all. Grants are offered by several departments of the federal government and are […]

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Left Handed Scholarships for Southpaw Students

Left Handed Scholarships for Southpaw Students

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

While looking into this odd scholarship opportunity, I encountered a bunch of blog entries that suggested that southpaws had numerous routes to education funding in the form of left-handed scholarships and grants. These blogs wrote of various athletic scholarships and even ascribed the Pell Grant as being an opportunity for left-handed students. And while it […]

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Scholarships for Short People? How Can You Apply?

Scholarships for Short People? How Can You Apply?

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Billy Barty was an American film and television actor possibly best known for his performance in the movie Willow. He had a rare form of dwarfism called cartilage-hair hypoplasia that caused him to have an adult height of only 3 foot 9. During his life, Billy became a major activist for others with dwarfism. In […]

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Grants for Hispanic Students Award Scholarships to Attend College

Grants for Hispanic Students Award Scholarships to Attend College

| November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hispanic students have a long list of places to turn to for grants and scholarships to help them pay for a higher education. This money is available from a number of foundations, associations and scholarship funds dedicated to the cause of assisting Hispanic students in attending college. While some of the amounts offered are relatively […]

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