Hispanic Arts, Culture & Education 

Hispanic Arts Council of St. Louis

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NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS FOR HISPANIC STUDENTS    (Includes Residents & Citizens of Hispanic Origin as well as Dreamers & DACA students)          

BECAS NACIONALES PARA ESTUDIANTES HISPANOS
(Incluye a Residentes y Ciudadanos de Origen Hispano tanto como a Estudiantes Dreamers y DACA)
 

(Note: even if some of the booklets or list of scholarships are dated from previous years, that doesn't mean that the scholarships are no longer available. Go to the website listed and get the current information since those scholarships are still being offered today)


*COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS INITIATIVE BOOKLET  with list of scholarships (click here)


*CONGRESIONAL HISPANIC CAUCUS INSTITUTE SCHOLARSHIPS for Latino college American citizens, residents or deferred action students.  DEADLINE APRIL EACH YEAR(click here)


*CORE FOUNDATION: 'QUE LLUEVA CAFE SCHOLARSHIPS' DEADLINE FEBRUARY EACH YEAR (click here)


*DO SOMETHING SCHOLARSHIPS: List of scholarships (click here)


*EAST BAY CONSORTIUM: SCHOLARSHIP DIRECTORY List of scholarships(click here)


*EDUCATION CONNECTION: GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MINORITIES (click here)Donwload the scholarship booklet (click here)


*GENESEO MIGRANT CENTER SCHOLARSHIPS Lists of scholarships that supports migrant students (click here)


* GOOGLE SCHOLARSHIPS: Visit Google's page on scholarships for students pursuing degrees in technology & computer science  at  http://www.google.com/edu/students/scholarships.html


*HENAAC SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR HISPANIC IN STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Scholarships for incoming Hispanic freshman in college or graduate school, no citizenship required. DEADLINE APRIL EACH YEAR.  (click here)


 *HISPANIC COLLEGE FUND List of scholarships (click here) 


*HISPANIC SCHOLARSHIP FUND List of scholarships (click here), HSF own scholarships program (click here) DEADLINE DECEMBER EACH YEAR. 


*LULAC NATIONAL EDUCATIONAL SERVICES CENTER SCHOLARSHIPS for legal residents or citizens entering freshman students DEADLINE IN JANUARY (click here)


*MIGRANT FARMWORKER BACCALAUREATE SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE IN JUNE (click here)


*MALDEF: 'The Latino Legal Voice for Civil Rights in America'  List of Scholarships (click here)


*NASA MUST ( Motivating Undergraduates in Science and Technology) SCHOLARSHIPS only for American citizens. OPEN IN NOVEMBER EACH YEAR. (click here)


*NATIONAL BLACK MBA ASSOCIATION, INC. SCHOLARSHIPS  FOR HISPANICS DEADLINE IN MAY & AUGUST (click here)


*ONLINE SCHOOLS: FINANCIAL AID FOR MINORITY STUDENTS (List of scholarships)  (clidk here)


*PAYING FOR COLLEGE: STUDENT RESOURCE GUIDE List of scholarships (click here)


*PHI THETA KAPPA HONOR SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS. List of scholarships (click here)


*QUEST BRIDGE: CONNECTS THE WORLD'S BRIGHTEST LOW-INCOME STUDENTS TO AMERICA'S BEST UNIVERSITIES AND OPPORTUNITIES. Scholarships for first semester High School Juniors only. DEADLINE AUGUST EACH YEAR  (click here)


*SCHOOL CONNECTION SCHOLARSHIP FOR WOMEN Offers a scholarship search engine to match your skills and colleges, as well as scholarships just for women available from different sources. Click Here!  or visit www.schoolconnection.com 


*SELECTED FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES OPEN TO NON-US CITIZENS List of scholarships for non-US citizens (click here)


INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION FINANCIAL AID/ INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP SEACH List of scholarships & financial aid resources (click here)


*SCHOLARSHIPS A-Z 'Tu tienes el DREAM y nosotros los recursos' List of scholarships(click here)


*SHPE (SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS)  FOUNDATION List of scholarships for high school seniors, college undergraduate and graduate students motivated for a career in the STEM field. No citizenship required. DEADLINE VARIES ON THE LISTED SCHOLARSHIPS OF THE DROPDOWN MENU. (click here)


*THE PAUL & DAISY SOROS FELLOWSHIPS FOR NEW AMERICANS gives scholarships for graduate students, residents or naturalized citizens. AVAILABLE IN JULY EACH YEAR (click here)


*WOMEN IN AVIATION SCHOLARSHIPS List of scholarships for women in the aerospace engineering, flight and dispatcher fields. Visit http://wai.org/education/scholarship_list_2013.cfm


* COURAGE TO GROW SCHOLARSHIP EVERY MONTH OF THE YEAR!

This scholarship is for high school juniors, high school seniors, and college students. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a 2.5 GPA and be US citizens. One scholarship is awarded each month. Deadline at the end of each month! For more information visit:http://couragetogrowscholarship.com/


*JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS 

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Young Scholars Program is designed to nurture exceptional students who have demonstrated, through academic excellence and extracurricular activities, that they have the potential to excel. Students apply for the program in 7th grade, enter the program in 8th grade, and continue through high school.


*The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation  College Scholarship Program is a new undergraduate scholarship program available to high-performing high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities. Selected from a nationwide pool of applicants, up to 40 students will become Jack Kent Cooke Scholars and have access to funding for up to four years for undergraduate studies. 

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship makes it possible for the nation’s top community college students to complete their bachelor’s degrees by transferring to a four-year college or university. The Foundation provides up to $30,000 per year to each of approximately 75 deserving students selected annually, making it the largest private scholarship for two-year and community college transfer students in the country.

The Foundation's Graduate Arts Award is for up to $50,000 per year for up to three years to college seniors and recent graduates with financial need who will pursue a graduate or professional degree in the visual arts, performing arts, or creative writing. To be eligible, candidates must be nominated by the faculty representative at their undergraduate institution.

The Foundation's Dissertation Fellowship is for up to $25,000 for advanced doctoral students who are completing dissertations that inform the Foundation's mission: advancing the education of exceptionally promising students who have financial need. To be eligible, candidates must demonstrate superior academic achievement, have successfully defended their dissertation proposals, and be enrolled full-time in a US graduate degree program.

The Foundation's Continuing Graduate Scholarships are offered to students who receive undergraduate scholarships from the Foundation.  

To apply and for more information on all the scholarships visit: http://www.jkcf.org/scholarships/young-scholars-program/

*  ICAN The Iowa College Access Network Scholarships Database

The ICAN Scholarships for Diversity and Minority Students offers a national list of scholarships and other helpful information and resources for Hispanics and other minorities. Some of them require American Citizenship other don't. Great Resource for Dreamers and Latino students in general. Find more informaiton at:   http://www.icansucceed.org/en/ican_scholarship_database/scholarship_search_results__diversity/

*The American Legion National High School Oratorical Contest Scholarship

Deadline: varies                 Award: $1,500 – $18,000
Eligibility: All high school students
Application Info: Participate in the Oratorical Contest by delivering a speech on a given topic. Start with local and the Missouri State contest and you can participate in the national contest representing Missouri. Find more information at http://www.missourilegion.org/molegion_015.htm for the Missouri Contest and visit http://www.legion.org/oratorical/about for the national Oratorial contest. 


*Professional Beauty Association Scholarships for Cosmetology Students

Deadline: varies               Award: $1,000
For students graduating from high school and starting a cosmetology program or students already enrolled in a cosmetology program. The Professional Beauty Association offers scholarships for students who are currently enrolled in an accredited cosmetology program. To qualify for these scholarships, applicants must have completed at least one semester, or one graded cycle, with an accredited school and apply any scholarship winnings towards classes with an accredited school; and have a minimum 3.0 GPA or percentage grade of 80 percent. To apply visit: https://www.probeauty.org/scholarships/ 

The Comparecards.com Monthly Scholarship
Deadline:  varies, usually mid month     Award: $2,500     Eligibility: No citizenship required
Each month CompareCards will award $2,500 to any qualifying college (or college bound) student in need who can answer a tricky trivia question. Using their best pop culture and math skills, and probably a bit of help from Professor Google, students should be able to answer a series of questions to arrive at a final answer in no time!
After the submission deadline, CompareCards will gather all the correct answers and a tiebreaker question will be emailed, with a link to submit the answer. Students who submit the correct tiebreaker answer will be entered into a random drawing and one winner will be selected. To apply visit:  http://www.comparecards.com/scholarship-award

ACCOUNTING.COM  Scholarship list

Accounting.com offers  a very comprehensive site with scholarship and financial aid information for undergraduate and graduate students of accounting. For information and application, visit:   http://www.accounting.com/financial-aid/