Hispanic Scholarships

Author: Carla Abraham

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (57 votes, average: 3.80 out of 5)
Loading ... Loading ...

Quick Scholarship Finder

First 10 Hispanic scholarships:
Elisabeth E. Bascom Fellowship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Jul 31
Open to Latin American women who work in the field of botany or are botanists at universities or other governmental or non-governmental scientific institutions in Mexico, Central America, and South America. Applicants must have an undergraduate degree from a university. The fields of investigation are limited to systematic botany, ecology, or conservation.
Contact:
Kathy Hurlbert, Coordinator Bascom Fellowship Program E-mail: Bascom.Fellowship@mobot.org Fax: (001) 314-577-9596 Website: www.mobot.org
National Hispanic Foundation For The Arts Scholarships
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
July 31
Applicant must be of Hispanic heritage (one parent fully Hispanic or each parent half Hispanic). Must be a U.S. citizen or a legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 (current) Must be a graduate student enrolled full-time during the academic year at one of the following selected universities: Yale, Harvard, Columbia, NYU, Northwestern, UCLA, USC, and UT Austin. Must be pursuing a degree in one of the following areas: Drama/Theater, Set Design/Costume Design, Lighting Design, Film (writing/directing/production), Broadcast Communications, Entertainment Law, or Business Administration with an emphasis on entertainment management. Must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Contact:
NHFA Scholarship Selection Committee 1050 Connecticut Avenue, NW 10th Floor Washington, DC 20036 Phone: 202-293-8330 Fax: 202-965-5252 E-mail: info@hispanicarts.org Website: www.hispanicarts.org
USHLI-University of Phoenix Scholarship
 
Amount:
Full Tuition
Awards:
20
Deadline:
August
The University of Phoenix has partnered with the United States Hispanic Leadership Institute ( USHLI ) to offer 20 full-tuition scholarships to eligible applicants. Applicant must be affiliated with or recommended by USHLI. Must not be current student prior to scholarship award date. May apply scholarship towards undergraduate or master's degree program at any University of Phoenix campus or online. Contact for more eligibility details.
Contact:
Dr. Juan Andrade E-mail: docandrade@ushli.org or scholarships@phoenix.edu To download an application: phonenix.edu/scholarships
Puerto Rican Society Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Aug 01
Must be Hispanic and accepted into an accredited college or university. Must provide class schedule with application.
Contact:
Masu Montano 847-662-1459
Hispanic Caucus Academic Scholarship
 
Amount:
$500
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
August 1
The Hispanic Caucus, a related professional organization of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), is pleased to offer its first annual Academic Scholarship. Our mission includes supporting speech-language-hearing professionals and future professionals who in turn serve the Hispanic community. This scholarship is intended to provide a financial resource to future clinical practitioners. Applicants must be accepted or enrolled in a Master's or Au.D. Communication Sciences and Disorders program. Graduate programs must be in the United States or its territories, and must be accredited by ASHA's Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA). Current graduate students may apply. Undergraduate seniors and others who are planning to begin the first year of their graduate program in the Summer or Fall may also apply. Proof of acceptance into a qualifying graduate program must be submitted. Proof of enrollment must be supplied at time of disbursement. Applicants must demonstrate the need for financial support in participating in their indicated academic program. All applicants who are willing to commit to serving the Hispanic community, and to develop their skills in order to do so, are welcome to apply.
Contact:
Cynthia Quiroga at: 324 S. Crestwood Lane, Mount Prospect, IL 60056 Please direct any questions to: john.consalvi@ashahispaniccaucus.com
Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Hispanic Leadership Master's Grant
 
Amount:
Full Tuition
Awards:
1
Deadline:
Aug 30
Must be of Hispanic Heritage. Must live and/or work in one of the following counties: El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Sutter, Yolo or Yuba. Must be an active member of the Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce if awarded the grant. Agree to help identify candidates for the scholarship if awarded in the future. Must also submit free, online application to Drexel University.
Contact:
Nancy Thompson Drexel University 916.325.4602 thompson@drexel.edu Celia Cortez SHCC 916.486.7700 celia@sachcc.org
NMF Need-Based Scholarships
 
Amount:
$1000-$10,000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Aug 31
Open to underrepresented minorities in the medical profession specifically: African Americans, Alaska Natives, Hispanic/Latinos, Native Hawaiians, and Mainland Puerto Ricans who reside in one of the 50 U.S. states. Must be 1st or 2nd year medical students. Demonstrate financial need.
Contact:
National Medical Fellowships, Inc. Need Based Scholarship Program 5 Hanover Square, Ste. 200 New York, NY 10004 Phone: 212-483-8880 ext. 304 E-mail: NMF1@NMFonline.org Website: NM Fonline.org
Alvin Cox Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Sep 01
Must either be enrolled, or have been accepted to enroll in an accredited college or university (minimum of 3 hours / one class) during the fall semesters of 2013. High school students who will be enrolled in dual credit courses that require out of pocket expenses are also eligible to apply.There are no special eligibility requirements for the scholarship. All students may apply regardless of their race, nationality or financial status. This year we are trying something new. Indiegogo is a company that assists with raising funds for a great variety of business, charity or personal endeavors. The possibilities are truly without limits. You will be using their services to submit your scholarship application. To get started you should create a fund raising campaign on the indiegogo website. Insert a YouTube video of yourself discussing your college goals and life ambitions, as well as what makes you deserving of our scholarship. Once the campaign is created you will return to our website and submit the link so we may view it. Each month we will feature a new campaign on our website and make a donation.
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings Diversity Scholarship
 
Amount:
Cummings will award two scholarships next year: $10,000 to a student in his or her second year of law school and $5,000 for a student in his or her first year of law school. Recipients will receive a minimum six-week summer clerkship position in one of the firm's seven offices.
Awards:
2
Deadline:
September 15 for second-year law students and February 15 for first-year law students.
These scholarships will be available to law students attending ABA accredited law schools in the United States. The scholarships will be paid directly to the students or to their law schools.
Contact:
To apply, please submit an application to mscrews@babc.com. Url: www.babc.com/diversity_scholarship/
Tempe Tardeada Scholarship
 
Amount:
1000
Awards:
2
Deadline:
Sep 17
Open to high school seniors. Must be residents of Tempe, Arizona or attend high school in Tempe or the Tempe Union High School District. Selection is based on community involvement, academic achievement and written essay.
Contact:
Tempe Diversity Department C/O Ginny Belousek 31 E. Fifth Street Tempe AZ 85281 Fax: 480-350-2907 Contact Person: Ginny Belousek 480-350-8979