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Scholarships for Latinos

Scholarships for Latinos

Scholarships for Latinos

Scholarships for Latinos

 

Public Relations Student Society of America

http://prssa.prsa.org/scholarships_competitions/individual/

Award: Multiple scholarship awards available, with Public Relations major or minor students preferred.

Deadline: Varies depending on scholarship; please check website for details.

Requirements:

o Must be of Latino, African American, Asian American, Native American, Alaskan Native, or Pacific Islander ancestry.

o Must be a full-time student at an accredited four-year college or university with at least junior status.

o Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.


Es El Momento: Beca Univisión

https://forms2.hsf.net/view.php?id=14119

Award: $5,000

Deadline: Application opens January 2017; please visit website for details.

Requirements:

o Must be a first generation Latino college student (neither parent attended college in the U.S.).

o Must be a high school student, community college transfer student, or a current college student.

o Must have a history of extracurricular activity.

o Must maintain a 3.0 GPA.


 

Hispanic Education Endowment Fund (Orange County)

www.heef.org.wpengine.com

Award: Multiple scholarships available; award amounts vary.

Deadline: Please visit website in or after October ; deadlines typically in January.

Requirements:

o Must be a Latino/a who has lived in Orange County (OC) for the past six years.

o Must be an OC high school graduate

o Must be enrolled full-time at a 2- or 4-year college or university.

o Must complete the “Applicant Financial Information” section of the online application if student is a Dream Act/AB 540 applicant.

o Must be a first-generation college student.

o Must meet family income limits.


 

Que Llueva Café Scholarship

http://www.ca-core.org/que_llueva_cafe_scholarship_program
[email protected]

Award Amount: $500

Deadline: Typically the last Saturday in February; please visit website for details.

Requirements:

o Must be of Chicano/Latino descent.

o Must be an undocumented student, defined as someone who was born outside of the U.S. and lives here without legal permission of the federal government.

o Must be or will be a high school or GED graduate who will enroll for the first time in an accredited college or university in the U.S. or Puerto Rico for the 2017-18 academic year.

 


Latin American Educational Foundation Scholarship

http://www.laef.org/Scholarship

Award: $500-$3,000; renewable for up to five years

Deadline: Applications typically open January 1; deadline typically in early February.

Requirements:

o Must be a resident of Colorado.

o Must be of Hispanic/Latino heritage and/or actively involved in the Hispanic/Latino community.

o Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.


 

Illinois Latino Council on Higher Education (ILACHE) Scholarship

http://www.ilache.com/Scholarship

Award: $1,000

Deadline: Typically in May; please visit website in early 2017.

Requirements:

o Must be a Latino/a student in Illinois.

o Must exhibit outstanding commitment to learning, community service, and leadership.

 


Puerto Rican Bar Association (PRBA) Scholarship Award

http://prbany.com/scholarhip-fund/application/

Award: $2,500-$5,000

Deadline: Typically in June; please visit website.

Requirements:

o Must be a Latino first- or second-year law student permanently residing and/or attending law school in New York State.

o Must be in a JD program at an American Bar Association-approved school; third-year evening students are also eligible to apply.

o Must show financial need and academic promise.

 


SALEF Fulfilling Our Dreams Scholarship Fund

http://www.salef.org/#!__programs

Award: Various scholarships ranging from $500-$2,500; please visit website for details.

Deadline: Late June-Early July; please visit website for details.

Requirements:

o Must be of Central American or other Latino ethnicity.

o Must demonstrate proven financial need.

o Must possess a minimum 2.5 GPA.

o Must demonstrate a history of community involvement.

o Must meet specific criteria for each scholarship.

 


Los Hermanos de Stanford

http://web.stanford.edu/group/hermanos/

Award: Varies; applicants do not have to apply to or gain admission to Stanford to be eligible; please visit website.

Deadline: Typically in May; please visit website.

Requirements:

o Must be of Latino descent.

o Must demonstrate commitment to academic excellence, community service, and cultural awareness.

o Must demonstrate financial need.

 


Latino Scholarships for Females

 

Latino College Dollars

www.latinocollegedollars.org

Visit this website for a database of scholarships for Latino college students, and information on how to plan and pay for college.

 

Scholarships for Latinos

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