Richard & Marlene Cable Single Parent Scholarship

Departments: Advising and New Student Initiatives Categories: Nontraditional Students
Amount A variable number of awards up to $2,000. Total amount available is $2,000.
Availability Available
Eligibility Criteria Awarded to a returning female student who needs significant financial assistance and has demonstrated potential for success in academics and career. Preference is given to a single parent with custodial responsibility and dependent children. A FAFSA must be on file in the Financial Aid office.
Application Procedure

To be considered for Nontraditional Student Scholarships, you must be admitted to the university, enrolled in courses, and be in good academic standing. Once you are admitted and enrolled, you must:
Go to the Nontraditional Student Services site and select the Scholarships page. Read through the information there, then go to Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network at: and complete the Nontraditional Students and Student Parents Scholarship Application. If you are a female nontraditional student, you may also complete the PEO and AAUW Nontraditional Female Students application.

Selection Procedure Nontraditional Student Services will coordinate the selection process. Applications will be considered holistically and include a review of the student’s academic record and financial need (in most cases).
Selection Deadline Screening of candidates will begin in April.
Notification Award notices will be sent to scholarship recipients, typically in early July.
Thank You A letter of appreciation should be written to Dick Cable in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.