Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation Scholarship
Established in 2003, The Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation aims to carry on some of
Minkʻs most ardent commitments: educational access, opportunity, and equity for low–‐income
women, especially mothers and educational enrichment for children. In 2018, the Foundation
will offer five Education Support Awards of up to $500 each to assist low–‐income women with
children who are pursuing post–‐secondary education.
APPLICANT CRITERIA must be a woman, at least 17 years of age. must be a mother, with minor children. must be pursuing a first vocational degree/certificate; a first associate's degree; a first bachelor's degree; or a first professional/master's/doctoral degree. must be enrolled in a not-for-profit, accredited institution or program in the U.S. during the 2019-20 academic year. must be low-income (all annual family income less than $20,000 for a family of 2; less than $24,000 for a family of 3; less than $28,000 for a family of 4).