Hispanic Arts, Culture & Education 

Hispanic Arts Council of St. Louis





Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship

Deadline: September 30th            Award:$1,00 to $10,000

The Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship provides awards ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 for undergraduate and graduate minority students in technical disciplines that include the chemical and material sciences, engineering disciplines, information management and physics.  All applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale and be enrolled full-time.  For more information, visit:


AMVETS University of Phoenix Full Scholarships 

Deadline: September  3              Award: 200 Full Scholarships (renewable) 

The University of Phoenix is offering 200 full scholarships to veterans, members of active military or spouse or child of veteran or active military to pursue under­grad­u­ate or master’s degree program at the University of Phoenix.  Can­not be cur­rently enrolled or in process of enrolling at Uni­ver­sity of Phoenix . Can­not be an employee or fam­ily mem­ber of Apollo Edu­ca­tion Group,Inc. or any of its subsidiaries. Only first 200 appli­cants who sub­mit their qual­i­fied appli­ca­tion on or before the dead­line will be considered. For more information and applications, visit   http://www.phoenix.edu/tuition_and_financial_options/scholarships/institutional-scholarships/prospective-students/amvets-scholarship.html  and follow the menu on top of 'Eligibility Criteria' to apply online 

“Launch Your Dreams” Scholarship Competition

Deadline: September 30               Award: $2,500
For US veterans and children and spouses of US veterans.  This scholarship is for US veterans and their spouses and children. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must plan to enroll in continuing education and be legal residents of the United States. The qualifying veteran must have been honorably discharged. To apply, applicants must submit an essay on how receiving a scholarship would help them accomplish their dreams. To apply visit: http://www.govetsfoundation.org/scholarship.html

National Amateur Baseball Federation Scholarship

Deadline: September 1        Award: $1,000

This scholarship is for current participants in a league properly sanctioned and sponsored by a National Amateur Baseball Federation member association. To qualify, applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and be in good standing. Self-nominated candidates are not eligible. To apply visit: http://www.nabf.com/membership/forms_9.htm


Deadline: August 31                     Award: $500          

Candidate must be a junior or senior in high school or college student with a minimum GPA of 2.5 or better. U.S. citizens only. Easy application online. Brief essay. For more information and to apply, visit:  http://couragetogrowscholarship.com/

Deadline: September 30                  Award: $10,000
Apply to win one of four $10,000 college scholarship with just 5 Simple Words that illustrate what life will be like 10 years after college graduation. Just answer a few short and simple questions to complete the application for a chance to win $10,000 toward your college education.  For information and to apply visit: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/free-scholarship

Deadline: September 30            Award: $1,000
Offered byNiche Parent Survey. Love it or hate it, tell us about your child's school! A few survey responses will earn you an entry into our monthly $1,000 Parent Survey Scholarship that can be used to finance your child's education. For more information and to apply visit:

$10,000 Anti-Texting and Driving Scholarship

Deadline: September 30            Award: $10,000             DACA students can apply

DoSomething.org and Sprint Texting and driving cause an approximately 8 to 11 deaths per day in 2013. To enter to win a $10,000 scholarship, help your friends speak up about texting and driving by sharing this text messaging experience. For more information and to apply, visit: http://www.dosomething.org/campaigns/backseat-adviser   to get started.

Deadline:  September 1                    Award: Varies               DACA students can apply
These scholarships are for exemplary students who are either currently enrolled as culinary arts majors or pastry arts majors at in an accredited college, or who are ACFEF registered apprentices. To qualify for these scholarships, applicants must have completed at least one college grading or marking period (trimester, semester, or quarter), have a 2.5 GPA, and have the career g
oal of becoming a chef or pastry chef. Applications may be e-mailed to educate@acfchefs.net or mailed. For more information and to apply visit:  http://www.acfchefs.org/ACF/Education/Scholarships/ACF/Education/Scholarships/

American Board of Funeral Service Education (ABFSE) National Scholarship
Deadline: September 1              Award: $500 to $2,500
This scholarship is for students who have completed at least one semester (or quarter) of study as a funeral service major or mortuary science major in a program accredited by the ABFSE. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have at least one term or semester remaining in their program that will start after the award date. Students with less than a full term remaining will be considered for partial scholarship awards. Applicants must be US citizens. To apply visit:

Arthur M. Godfrey Aviation Foundation General Aviation Scholarship Competition
Deadline: September 1              Award: $5,000 to $10,000
This scholarship is for aviation students. There are two categories of scholarships: The private pilot, light sport, or A&P certification category is open to applicants ages 16-20 years at the time of application. This scholarship limit is $10,000. The advanced certification category is open to applicants ages 18-25 years at the time of application holding a current private pilot license. This scholarship limit is $5,000. Click on the "Application Form" link at the top of the website for more application information.  For information and to apply visit: 

NEWH Icon of Industry Scholarship Award by the Hospitality Industry. 
Deadline: September 15            Award: $3,500 to $5,000 
This scholarship is for college students who have completed half the requirements for a degree that will lead to a career in the hospitality industry, such as interior design, asset management, architecture, textile design, or hotel/restaurant management. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, demonstrate financial need, have participated in an internship or similar position, and exemplify the highest standards of professionalism.  To apply visit:  http://newh.org/icon-of-industry-scholarship/

Deadline September 30             Award: $1,000
This scholarship is for current high school juniors (rising seniors) who are of Hispanic/Latino descent (at least one parent). Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or 7.5 GPA on a 10.0 scale and be US citizens or permanent residents. Applicants must be willing to travel at their own expense to the awards ceremony in their selected region (regions include Los Angeles, Houston, New York, Chicago, Washington DC, Dallas, Miami, Northern California, Denver, and Phoenix); ceremony attendance is absolutely mandatory for scholarship recipients. Be sure to visit all the pages of the website for complete details.  To apply visit:  http://hhfawards.hispanicheritage.org/2014/forms/login.php  for more information visit:  http://www.hispanicheritage.org/programs/youth-awards/

Deadline: September 26     Award: $100.000 renewable     DACA & UNDOCUMENTED  students 
This scholarship program is for high school seniors who have shown outstanding academic ability despite facing economic challenges. Most College Match scholarship recipients come from households earning less than $60,000 annually (for a typical family of four) and have experienced long-term economic hardship. Applicants must plan to graduate from high school during or before the spring/summer of 2015 and enroll as freshmen in college in the fall of 2015. Non-US citizens, undocumented, and international students are eligible. Recipients are granted admission to one of QuestBridge's partner colleges with a full scholarship. All scholarships are full four-year scholarships with no loans. See website for more details and to apply: 

Deadline: September 26               Award: $10,000               Doesn't require citizenship
This scholarship is for students who are enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school and intend to practice law in a major city of the United States. To qualify, applicants must have successfully completed their first year of a full-time JD program by the application deadline, with an expected graduation date of spring 2016. To apply visit:  http://www.lw.com/DiversityScholars

Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology Scholarship Awards
Deadline:  September 30              Award: $1000  to $100,000
This scholarship competition is for high school students who are US citizens or permanent residents (green card holders). Students must be in good standing, enrolled in, and attending one of the following: high school (grades 9-12) in the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam, US Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Wake and Midway Islands, or the Marianas; Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) school; foreign school as an exchange student or because your parent or guardian lives and works abroad; or homeschool. To apply for this scholarship competition, applicants must undertake an individual or team research project related to math, science, and/or technology. Students submitting individual projects must be high school seniors; team projects may have two or three members and they do not need to be seniors. See website for complete details.  To apply visit: http://www.siemens-foundation.org/en/competition.htm

Deadline: September 30            Award: $1,000             DACA students can apply
There's more to being a good student than having a fantastic GPA. If you're a well-rounded student with a lot to offer, but your grades aren't over the top, don't get discouraged. There are still opportunities out there for you, including this scholarship. To apply, create a free profile through scholarship search engine Cappex, find the scholarship, and write about about your volunteer, leadership, and extracurricular activities. You'll be eligible to win $1,000.  To apply visit: http://www.cappex.com/

S. Radhakrishnan Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: September 30         Award: $1,000

This scholarship for students who have either been directly or indirectly affected by cancer. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be enrolled as full-time students at a two- or four-year accredited college or university in the United States in pursuit of an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in the fall of each year.  To apply visit: http://www.srfoundation.org/scholarship.html

John S.W. Fargher Scholarship -  Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)

Deadline:  September 1                        Award: $1,000                  DACA students can apply

This scholarship is for active members of IIE who are pursuing a graduate degree in industrial engineering or engineering management. To qualify, applicants must have a full year of school remaining and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Selection for this scholarship is based on GPA, IIE student chapter involvement, and nomination letter. Applicants must be nominated by a faculty advisor or department head. If nominated for this scholarships, graduate students will be consider for other scholarships & fellowships the Institute offers. For more information, visit:  http://www.iienet2.org/Details.aspx?id=857

AFPPA Student ScholarshipAssociation of Family Practice Physician Assistants (AFPPA)

Deadline: September 1              Award: $1,000 - $1,500                    DACA students can apply

This scholarship is for first and second year physician assistant students. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must demonstrate a special interest in primary care medicine and be in good academic standing. To apply, visit:  http://www.afppa.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=70&Itemid=50

NCEA Esthetician ScholarshipNational Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors & Associations (NCEA)                          DACA students can apply

Deadline: September  1                Award: $1,000

This scholarship is for students who are midway through an esthetician training program. To qualify, applicants must maintain at least 80% attendance and 80% grade average. Scholarships are awarded quarterly. To apply, visit:  http://www.ncea.tv/sites/default/files/EstheticianScholarshipAppRev5.12.pdf

BEF General Academic Scholarships - Boomer Esiason Foundation        Daca can apply

Deadline: September 15             Award: $500- $2,500

This scholarship is for students with cystic fibrosis who are pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees. Scholarships will be awarded based on scholastic ability, character, leadership potential, service to the community, and need for financial assistance.  To apply, visit:  http://esiason.org/thriving-with-cf/bef-general-academic-scholarships.php 

Educational Administration Scholarship AwardAmerican Association of School Administrators (AASA)

Deadline: September 30              Award: $2,500

This scholarship is for graduate students majoring in school administration. To qualify, applicants must be pursuing a career in school superintendence. Only one candidate may be submitted by each college or university campus, and each candidate must be recommended by the dean of the school of education in which the candidate is enrolled. If a nominee is selected to receive this award, the nominee must be a member of or apply for membership with AASA at the aspiring superintendent rate. To apply, visit:  http://www.aasa.org/content.aspx?id=3402

Jerome Lohez ScholarshipJerome Lohez Foundation

Deadline: September 30              Award: Tuition

This scholarship is for American students who are pursuing a degree and wish to study in France as part of their degree program or to receive the degree from a French institution. Also eligible are French students pursuing a degree who wish to study in the United States as part of the degree program or to receive the degree from a US accredited institution. Applicants must have an undergraduate degree. All scholarship recipients are required to participate in the Ambassadors Program for one year. See website for complete details. To apply, visit:  http://www.jl911.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=50&Itemid=2&limitstart=5

Helicopter 2050 ChallengeBy Kids For Kids Company              DACA Students can apply

Deadline: September 30                       Award: $1,000
This contest is open to kids 9 to 16 years of age who are legal residents of the United States or District of Columbia. To enter, applicants must come up with a vision or design for the helicopter of 2050. Entries will be judged based on the uniqueness of the concept, description of the invention/idea, and creativity. The grand prize winner will receive the "Igor Sikorksy Youth Innovator Award," a $1,000 scholarship, and a trip to the Sikorsky headquarters in Stratford, Connecticut, to attend the award presentation and tour the facility.  For more information, visit:   http://helicopter2050.com/?opt=rules   To apply, visit:  http://helicopter2050.com/?opt=submitchallenge

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