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Helping Low-Income, High-Achieving Students go to College

To those who are thinking about college I would like to let you know of a program I did as a junior/senior in high school that helped me get into the school I wanted to. There have been recent articles focusing on the need to encourage low-income students to apply to top colleges and universities. Coming from a low income background myself, I didn’t think it would be affordable to go to an ivy league school or a fancy private college because I simply didn’t have the money to…


Added by Claudia on January 25, 2016 at 4:39pm — No Comments

Poetry Scholarship

The Frost Place’s Conference on Poetry

July 12 – 18, 2015 

For all details see link below.


This scholarship is designed to encourage the Latin@ voice in poetry and the literary arts, both at The Frost Place and in the broader literary community.  It covers tuition, room, and board for the 2015 Conference on Poetry, July 12 – 18, 2015. Deadline for applying is…


Added by Laura Donnelly on May 4, 2015 at 8:39am — No Comments

HWNT Scholarship - Due April 30

2015 HWNT Scholarship

Application Deadline:  APRIL 30

Download the application here:…


Added by Latinitas Intern on March 26, 2015 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Certification Scholarship Opp Latinitas

$2500 College Scholarship Offer for Hispanics and their descendants

This is a great opportunity for recent high school graduates or anyone

who is ready for a new career but doesn’t have the time to enroll in a

two or four year college!

Time is money! Take advantage of the $ 2,500.00 Scholarship that

Cybertex is offering to all Hispanics and their descendants interested

in obtaining a Medical or Computer IT education in less than one year.…


Added by Laura Donnelly on January 27, 2014 at 3:33pm — No Comments

MassMutual Scholarship for Latinos

College students of multicultural backgrounds from central and south Texas will have a chance to win scholarships as part of a scholars program sponsored by MassMutual South Texas and their corporate partner, Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co. (MassMutual). The scholarships are open to students of African American, Asian/Pacific Islander, or Hispanic descent and show an interest in pursuing a career in the insurance and financial services industry. MassMutual will award approximately…


Added by Laura Donnelly on March 5, 2013 at 1:21pm — No Comments

2013 Young Women's Alliance Young Leaders Scholarship.

Founded in 1993, The Young Women’s Alliance (YWA) is an organization of women that empowers its members to develop personally and professionally through educational programs and opportunities to lead, network and serve.

The Young Women’s Alliance Foundation (YWAF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created by the Young Women’s Alliance in 1997. The Foundation empowers tomorrow’s female leaders by awarding educational scholarships for girls and women and providing grants to the…


Added by Latinitas Intern on February 27, 2013 at 12:57pm — No Comments

Nasa is seeking participants for their WISH program.

“WISH participants will participate in online forums focusing on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) topics, and complete online activities to qualify for a six-day summer…

Added by Latinitas Intern on December 13, 2012 at 2:08pm — No Comments

Attention all Journalism students!

National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is offering a few scholarships for all journalism majors.They are offering different scholarships from co-founders.You need to be a media or journalism student and have at least a 2.0 GPA. for more info on the different scholarship opportunities please visit:…


Added by Latinitas Intern on December 10, 2012 at 2:57pm — No Comments

Be a Point Foundation LGBTQ Scholar!

Point Foundation is looking for scholarship applicants who which to continue their education. Their scholarship program is called LGBTQ it was established in 2001 ans has helped many students through their college career. In comparison with other types of scholarships LGBTQ helps fill in the money gaps students mught have. If a student's financial aid was not enough to cover the whole tuiton for that semester, this scholarship pays that for you. There are two parts to the application…


Added by Latinitas Intern on November 2, 2012 at 9:58am — No Comments

Scholarships for Immigrants!

National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies "Immigrant Student Beca," scholarships (awards of $100 to $500 each) for DREAMers/undocumented students in community college, university or graduate school!

Applicants must:

- Be NACCS members

- Enrolled in an accredited degree-granting institution

- An immigrant of Chicana/o heritage.

DEADLINE: October 20!



Added by Marifer on August 12, 2012 at 8:54pm — No Comments

Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation Scholarship

Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation scholarships to help low-income moms!

Five (5) awards of up to $2,000 each!

Deadline: WEDNESDAY, August 1!

Applicants must be:

- A mother, at least 17 years of age, with minor children

- Be enrolled in a skills…


Added by Cynthia Amaya on July 27, 2012 at 12:06pm — No Comments

GE Foundation/LULAC Scholarship

GE Foundation/LULAC Scholarship for minority students who are majoring in business or engineering AND will be sophomores in fall 2012.

$5,000 scholarship! 

Deadline: August 17!

Applicants must be:

• Minority student majoring in business or engineering and pursuing full-time studies leading to a…


Added by Cynthia Amaya on July 27, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Xerox Scholarship for Engineer Students!

Xerox is committed to the academic success of all minority students. That’s why they offer a Technical Minority Scholarship that awards between $1,000 and $10,000 to qualified minorities enrolled in a technical degree program at the bachelor level or above.…

Added by Jacqueline Anne Martinez on May 24, 2012 at 9:36am — No Comments

TYLENOL® Future Care Scholarship. (10) $10,000 scholarships & (30) $5,000 scholarships!

TYLENOL® Future Care Scholarship. (10) $10,000 scholarships & (30) $5,000 scholarships!

Deadline: May 31!

Students must be:

- A resident of the 50…

Added by Jacqueline Anne Martinez on May 24, 2012 at 9:32am — No Comments

Scholarship for All the Tejas High School Latinitas!!!

Don’t Mess with Texas Scholarship Open to High School Seniors


Texas high school seniors who care about the environment have the chance to win a college scholarship by composing a 350-word essay explaining what they’ve done to improve the litter situation in their community.


The ninth annual Don’t Mess…


Added by Jacqueline Anne Martinez on April 4, 2012 at 12:54pm — No Comments

National Association of Hispanic Journalists Scholarships

NAHJ Scholarships


NAHJ will once again offer at least $80,000 in scholarships for the 2011-2012 school year…


Added by Alicia on February 7, 2011 at 1:50pm — No Comments

Scholarship: Tostitos Cesar Chavez Latino Scholarship Fund

Tostitos, Cesar Chavez Foundation Join Forces to Establish $500,000 Scholarship Fund to Support Latino Students Across Arizona

Scholarship Fund to Promote Academic Success Among Latino Youth Through 11 Annual Scholarships
The Tostitos brand today announced the creation of the Tostitos Cesar Chavez

Latino Scholarship Fund to benefit Latino students in the… Continue

Added by Alicia on November 28, 2010 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Scholarship Opportunity....(Deadline is coming Fast)

Hayek Essay Contest

Provided By:
Mont Pelerin Society
May 31, 2010
Type of Award:
Essay Contest
Awards Available:
The Hayek Essay Contest is available to all individuals 35…

Added by Claudia on May 19, 2010 at 9:44am — No Comments

Scholarship Opportunity....

Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship

Provided By:
Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship Fund
June 01, 2010
Type of Award:
Awards Available:
The Akash Kuruvilla Memorial Scholarship is available…

Added by Claudia on May 3, 2010 at 1:30pm — No Comments

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