The average cost of a college education and starting a business is $30,000, according to College Data and the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation. Going back to school or fulfilling your entrepreneurial dreams may appear unrealistic if you don’t have access to that kind of cash. But all hope is not lost. If you’re looking to higher your education or jumpstart your business but lack the resources to do so, there are programs in place specifically designed to assist women in their pursuits. Check out these four funding sources for women.