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The P.E.O. Educational Loan Fund Provides Funding for Women Seeking Higher Education

The P.E.O. Educational Loan Fund (ELF) makes loans available to qualified women who desire a higher education and are in need of financial assistance. A woman is eligible to apply and receive consideration for an ELF loan if she:

  • is a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States or Canada and resides in the United States or Canada
  • submits application within six to 24 months prior to graduation or course completion date
  • is accepted in an accredited U.S. or Canadian postsecondary institution
  • Needs financial assistance

The maximum loan amount for a master’s degree is $15,000 and the maximum loan amount for a doctoral-level degree is $20,000.

Visit the P.E.O. website for other requirements or contact Bobbie Scull (arascull@comcast.net) to find out how to apply.

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