|LATINO INITIATIVES FOR THE NEXT CENTURY
||For first generation Latino college students with an opportunity to obtain a degree in higher education.
||Contact 773-762-8970 or visit www.linc-usa.org|
|LA UNIDAD LATINA FOUNDATION, INC.
||For Hispanic students who have completed at least one semester of higher education. Academic excellence, extracurricular activities, and financial need are strongly considered. Applicants must have a 2.7 GPA
|LEONARD M. PERRYMAN COMMUNICATIONS SCHOLARSHIP
||For ethnic minority students majoring in journalism or mass communications
||Contact 888-278-4862 or visit www.umcom.org/|
|MALDEF-ELLEN AND FEDERICO JIMENEZ SCHOLARSHIP
||For college or state university undocumented students only. University of Texas (UT) students DO NOT qualify. Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund
|MALDEF LAW SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
||Candidates must have outstanding academic records, including participation and leadership in extracurricular activities. Must be enrolled full time to qualify. Latino background. Candidates must show academic achievement indicating the potential or a successful completion of a law degree.
||Contact 213-629-2512 or visit www.maldef.org|
|MARGARET MCNAMARA MEMORIAL FUND
||To support the education of women from developing countries who are committed to improving the lives of other women and children in a developing country.
||Visit www.mmmf-grants.org/home/ |
|MEXICAN AMERICAN LEGAL DEFENSE AND EDUCATIONAL FUND
||For all students regardless of residency status.
||Contact 213-629-2512 or visit www.maldef.org|
|MIGRANT FARMWORKER SCHOLARSHIPS
||For students with a recent history of movement for agricultural employment. Must demonstrate scholastic achievement and financial need.
||Contact The Geneseo Migrant Center 800-245-5681 Or visit www.migrant.net/|
|MINORITY UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP
||For under-represented minorities in the sciences. Must be majoring in science.
||Contact (202) 737-3600 or visit www.asm.org|
|NATIONAL ACTION COUNCIL FOR MINORITIES IN ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIPS
||For engineering students. Award: Up to $20,000 and many are renewed.
|NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF WOMEN IN CONSTRUCTION (NAWIC) FOUNDER´S SCHOLARSHIP
||For minority students enrolled in a construction related degree program.
||Contact 817-877-5551 or visit www.nawic.org/|
|NATIONAL COLLEGIATE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIPS
||For sports-related study (such as sports journalism). Awards are given in all sports categories. Award: $3,000 to $12,500. Deadlines vary, as do the number of awards each year.
|NATIONAL & COMMUNITY SERVICE INTERNSHIPS
||Various awards for those who demonstrate outstanding community service.
|NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH UNDERGRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
||For students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical research. The program is primarily designed to provide an incentive for Exceptional scholars to pursue biomedical research careers at NIH.
|NATIONAL NEWSPAPER PUBLISHERS ASSOCIATION GRANTS
||For minority students who want to pursue a career in journalism.
||Contact 202-588-8764 or visit www.nnpa.org/|
|NATIONAL SOCIETY DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
||For American Indians. Award is intended to help Native American students of any age, any tribe, in any state who are striving to get an education. Awards based on financial need, academics and ambition. Applicants must be Native Americans, be in financial need, and have a minimum GPA of 2.75.
|NATIONAL SOCIETY OF BLACK ENGINEERS SCHOLARSHIPS
||NSBE provides various scholarships to members that range in value from $500 to $5000
|NATIVE AMERICAN EDUCATION GRANT
||For Presbyterian Indian, Aleut or Eskimo at the undergraduate level. Amount: $200 to $1,500. Deadline: June 1. Native American Education Grant Presbyterian Crch Financial Aid 100 Witherspoon Street Louisville, KY
||Contact (502) 569-5760 or visit www.abetterchance.org|
|NCR FOUNDATION MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP
||For Black and other minority students who exhibit outstanding academic performance and who plan to major in accounting, finance, business, computer science engineering, or related fields. Amount: $5,000-$20,000.
||Contact NCR Corporation Headquarters, 513-445-1777|
|NEW HORIZON EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
||For Hispanic or African American students who are infected with Hepatitis C, or who are dependents of someone with Hepatitis C and want to attain a college education. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA.
|PHI DELTA KAPPA INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
||Applicant must show interest in pursuing a career within the field of education.
||Contact 800-766-1156 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Or visit www.pdkintl.org|
|RADIO TV NEWS DIRECTOR ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION
||For sophomores enrolled in college who have at least one more academic year Remaining to graduate. May be enrolled in any major so long as career intent is in Television or radio news.
||Contact 202-467-5218 Karenb@rtndf.org |
|RELIGION BASED SCHOLARSHIPS
||Database for finding scholarships based on a specific religion.
|RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL OF NEW JERSEY MERIT SCHOLARSHIP
||students presently attending a New Jersey community college who are pursuing a major in a science and/or technology related field, have at least a 3.5 G.P.A
||Visit www.rdnj.org for application and more information|
|RON BROWN SCHOLARSHIPS
||10,000 for 10 to 20 students, renewable. Based on academic merit, leadership, and community service. Open to all fields.
|SALVADORAN-AMERICAN LEADERSHIP AND EDUCATIONAL FUND: SALEF EDUCATION FOR EXCELLENCE
||For students of Central American and other Latino background. Must demonstrate financial need. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5. Must have a history of community involvement and be willing to give back by becoming a mentor to a high school student.
||Contact 214-480-1052 or e-mail email@example.com|
|SAUL T. WILSON SCHOLARSHIP
||For students interested in a career in Veterinary Medicine.
|SCHOLARSHIPS FOR HISPANICS
||Database of over 1000 scholarships included in the Hispanic Scholarship Directory, sponsored by the National Education Association.
|SCHOLARSHIP & FINANCIAL AID HELP
||Database of scholarships available to Black students
|SCHOLARSHIPS FOR STUDY IN PARALEGAL STUDIES
||Search for awards by academic major or state.
||Visit www.scholarshiphunter.com |
||Search for awards based on academic field of study, academic level, and minority group.
|SCHOLARSHIPS BASED ON ETHNICITY
||Database of scholarships available base on ethnicity
||Database of scholarships available to students studying a science.
|SIEMENS WESTINGHOUSE COMPETITION
||To encourage minority students to consider careers teaching math and science.
|SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS EDUCATIONAL GRANTS PROGRAM
||For minority students who are enrolled or plan to enroll in an engineering or science Program.
|SOCIETY OF WOMEN ENGINEERS SCHOLARSHIPS
||For women who are majoring in engineering or computer science. Award amounts are from $200 to $5,000, and at least 90 are granted.
|STANLEY E. JACKSON SCHOLARISHIP FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES
||For disabled students of an ethnic minority. You must be disabled and intend to enroll in a full-time undergraduate program or vocational, technical, or fine arts training programs.
||Contact Foundation for Exceptional Children, (800) 224-6830, ext. 450 or visit www.cec.sped.org |
|STATE FARM SCHOLARSHIPS
||For Hispanic college students who are pursuing a teaching career.
|THE EMMA L. BOWEN FOUNDATION FOR MINORITY INTERESTS
||Scholarships to increase minority representation in the media industry by providing Multi-year paid internships and scholarships to minority freshmen students.
|THIRD WAVE FOUNDATION
||Open to full-time or part-time students age 30 and under who are enrolled in, or have been accepted to an accredited university, college, vocational/technical School or community college.
||Contact 212-675 –0700 or visit www.thirdwavefoundation.org|
|UNION SPONSORED SCHOLARSHIPS AND AID
||Database of scholarships available to members and children of local and national unions
|UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND (UNCF)
||This UNCF program offers Hispanic American, Asian, Pacific Islander American African American and Native American college students
||Contact 1-202-810-0258 or visit www.uncf.org|
|US Department of Homeland Security
||For minority students in an undergraduate or graduate program. Recipient serves
|WILLIAM RANDOLPH HEARST ENDOWED SCHOLARSHIP
||as a summer intern with the William Randolph Hearst Fund. Award: $2,500 to 5,000
||For minorities pursuing a career in technology.