Hispanic Scholarships

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First 10 Hispanic scholarships:
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
MAES Scholarships
 
Amount:
Up to $4000
Awards:
Several
Deadline:
September 19
The purpose of the MAES Scholarship Program is to increase the number of Hispanic students completing their higher education goals. Student Excellence Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to MAES student members in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The scholarship applicants are selected on the basis of academic achievement, financial need, leadership, community service, personal qualities, and completeness of application. Must be a Student member. Must be ages 18 or older. Must be pursuing a STEM major. Must meet enrollment and GPA requirements.
Contact:
2437 Bay Area Blvd., #100 Houston, TX 77058 USA Phone: (281) 557-3677 Fax: (281) 715-5100 Email: questions@mymaes.org Web: mymaes.org
JP Morgan Launching Leaders Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
$15,000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
September 30
Must have a 3.5 GPA. Only open to Black, Hispanic, and Native American students. Open to all majors. Selection based on rigid criteria. Three different opportunities available to graduates, undergraduates, and MBA students. Completed application, resume, official transcript, and letter of recommendation.
Xerox Minority Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000-$10,000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
September 30
The Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship provides funding to minority students enrolled in one of the technical sciences or engineering disciplines. Open to US Citizens and individuals with Permanent Resident visas. The scholarship is not available to spouses and children of Xerox employees. Must be a full-time student enrolled in a four- year institution. Minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be working towards a BS, MS, or PhD in a technical science or an engineering discipline. Must be African-American, Asian, Pacific Islander, Native American, Alaskan, or Hispanic. Must have tuition or tuition related expenses not covered by scholarships/grants excluding loans.
Contact:
Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship Program 150 State Street; 4th Floor; Rochester, New York 14614 Email: xtmsp@rballiance.com Website: www.xerox.com
American Advertising Federation Education Foundation Scholarships
 
Amount:
$1000-$1500
Awards:
10
Deadline:
October
Open to Ohio residents who are full-time undergraduate students at an Ohio university/college pursuing an advertising, communications, or marketing-related career. You must be in your senior, junior or last semester of your sophomore year with a grade point average of 3.0. Minority scholarships to those of African, Asian, Hispanic, Native American or Pacific-Island descent are offered. Award selection is based on essay.
Contact:
American Advertising Federation- Cleveland 4700 Rockside Rd, Suite 325 20325 Center Ridge Road, Suite 670 Independence, OH 44131 Phone: (216) 901-4000 Website: www.aafcleveland.com
Friendly House Recognition of Excellence
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
October
* Hispanic students who are High School Seniors. * Must reside in Maricopa County and be a legal resident of the United States. * Planning to attend an Arizona four-year college/ university or community college on a full-time basis. Enrollment will be verified at the time of check disbursement. * Need or merit-based scholarships available.
Contact:
Friendly House, Inc. 113 W. Sherman Street Phoenix, Arizona Phone: (602) 257-1870 Fax: (602) 254-3135 Website: www.friendlyhouse.org