About Tuition Scholarships for Working Mothers

The Marie Itiowe Empowerment Scholarship is awarded by Golden Experiences, Inc. The scholarship is created to decrease the burden of educational costs for students who are poised to attain a college degree, become empowered, and then empower others.

Scholarship Value: $500

Awards Available: 3

Awards Application Deadline: Thursday, August 10, 2023

In Order to apply for our scholarship, follow these instructions:

Scholarship Eligibility:

  • Any mother that is between the ages of 20 - 50 who is currently enrolled or will be attending college or university the next academic year.
  • A U.S. resident.
  • Family qualifies for assistance per the Federal Poverty Guidelines. (Household Income)
  • Single mothers will be given preference.

To Apply:

A. Submit a self-written essay about your choice of study and why earning the diploma is important to you. (250 words maximum, 12 font size, Calibri font type - PDF document.)

B. Submit a recommendation letter, which should include the contact information of a professor, or counselor, or religious leader. (Not a family relative.)

C. Complete the Application for Assistance Form.

Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee made up of Golden Experiences Executive Board and Golden Experiences Ambassadors. The decision of the panel will be based on the originality and quality of the essay submitted.