Hispanic Scholarships

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First 10 Hispanic scholarships:
Haz La U (Make the U) Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2500-$15,000
Awards:
15
Deadline:
December 31
Applicant must be of Hispanic American heritage. U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident or eligible non-U.S. citizen. Must have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Must be pursuing or plan to pursue first undergraduate degree.Have plans to enroll full-time in a degree-seeking program at a two or four year U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam during the 2013-2014 academic year. Must be a first-year student at a two-year college or a freshman at a four-year institution in the 2013-2014 academic year. Must apply for federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in 2013.
Contact:
1-877-HSF-INFO (1-877-473-4636) E-mail: scholar1@hsf.net Website: www.hsf.net
Go Red Multicultural Scholarships
 
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
16
Deadline:
December 31
Must be a female of Hispanic, African-American or other minority origin. Must be a U.S. citizen/permanent resident of the United States and currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, health care institution or program in the U.S., Must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA.
Contact:
Address 7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, TX 75231 Customer Service 1-800-AHA-USA-1 1-800-242-8721 For questions, contact us at GoRedScholarship@heart.org. Website: www.goredforwomen.org
ADA Underrepresented Minority Student Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
Minimum of 10
Deadline:
October, contact for exact deadline
Open to underrepresented African American, Hispanic and Native American minority students. Must be U.S. citizen. Must be entering second year of dental school at time of application. Must be full-time student (12 credit hours) at an accredited dental school and demonstrate financial need. Minimum 3.0 G.P.A. needed. Two recommendation forms from dental school personnel must be included with application.
Contact:
American Dental Association 211 East Chicago Ave. Chicago, IL 60611-2678 Phone: (312) 440-2500 Website: www.adafoundation.org
Aetna/ NCEMNA Scholars Program
 
Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
No scholarships available at this time, please check back
This scholarship is open to ethnic minority BSN and masters degree nursing students interested in pursuing research careers with a focus on eliminating minority health disparities. Applicants must be a member of one of the five NCEMNA member associations: Asian American/Pacific Islander Nurse Association, National Alaska Native American Indian Nurses Association, National Association of Hispanic Nurses, National Black Nurses Association and Philippine Nurses Association of America. Scholarship recipients are nominated by their association.
Contact:
Dr. Betty Smith Williams President Emerita, National Coalition of Ethnic Minority Nurse Associations 6101 West Centinela Avenue Suite 378 Culver City, CA 90230 Phone: 310.258.9515 Fax: 310.258.9513 Email: bwilliams@ncemna.org www.ncemna.org
TCA Study Abroad in Turkey Scholarships
 
Amount:
$500-$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Rolling
Undergraduate or graduate students who fulfill the following criteria may apply: * U.S. citizens and permanent residents of African-American, Hispanic/Latino or Native American ethnic origin. * Enrolled full-time, in good standing at an accredited U.S. college or university. * Must be accepted to a Study Abroad program, language program at a university in Turkey,TRNC, Bosnia Herzegovina or to a university sponsored study to Turkey,TRNC or Bosnia Herzegovina. * Willing to share experiences in Turkey, TRNC or Bosnia Herzegovina with the TCA community and Diversity Abroad.
Contact:
Turkish Coalition of America, 1510 H St., NW, Suite 900, Washington, DC 20005 www.tc-america.org
Berrien Fragos Thorn Creative Arts Scholarships
 
Amount:
Up to $2500 bi-annually
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
There is no deadline for scholarships under $500. There are two deadlines June 1 and November 1 for semi-annual scholarships up to $2500.
Funded by a bequest from Berrien Fragos Thorn, creative arts scholarships have been initiated in order to foster and encourage the creative talents of individuals with a history of migration to obtain work in agriculture. Minimum 16 years of age. Applicant need not be enrolled in school.Because there is no essay required, the Letter of Recommendation is very important and should address the quality of both the applicant and the intended project.A history of movement to obtain work in agriculture is REQUIRED. Eligible applicants must demonstrate an interest in pursuing further development of their talents in one of the following disciplines:Visual-painting, sculpture, photography, etc.Performing-dance, theater, music, etc.Media-film, video, animation, computer graphics, etc.Literary-poetry, short stories, etc.Crafts-traditional folk arts, furniture, weaving, pottery, etc.
Contact:
Michael Reho, Director mreho@gvboces.org Phone: (800) 245-5681 Write: Arts Scholarship Committee Geneseo Migrant Center 3 Mt. Morris-Leicester Road Leicester, NY 14481
Franchise Law Diversity Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
$4000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
Contact. No available information for 2015.
Students must be enrolled in an ABA-accredited law school. Must have 2L or 3L status during the period of the scholarship and must be enrolled in at least one course oriented towards franchise law (e.g. Torts, Unfair Trade Practices, Trade Secrets, Antitrust, Trademarks, Contracts, Agency, Securities). Applicants must be considered a member of a diverse group (African-American, American Indian, Hispanic American, Asian American, or Gay/Lesbian).
Contact:
Miriam L. Brewer, Director of Education & Diversity IFA Educational Foundation 1501 K Street, N. W., Suite 350, Washington D. C. 20005 Website: www.franchise.org
Council on Career Development for Minorities Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Contact
Annually awarded scholarship for ethnic minority undergraduates. Applicants should show outstanding academic records and be enrolled in an approved accredited university or college.
Contact:
Scholarship Coordinator Council on Career Development for Minorities 1341 W Mockingbird Ln, Suite 412-E Dallas, TX 75247 Phone: 214-631-3677
The Fredrikson and Byron Foundation Minority Scholarship
 
Amount:
$15,000
Awards:
2
Deadline:
TBA Fall 2014
Open to first-year law students from diverse backgrounds.
Contact:
Greta Larson Email : glarson@fredlaw.com Fredrikson and Byron, P. A. 200 South Sixth Street Suite 4000 Minneapolis, MN 55402-1425 Url: www.fredlaw.com/minority_scholarship
Mexican American Grocers Foundation Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Contact
Open to financially disadvantaged Hispanic students pursuing careers in sales, marketing or purchasing in the grocery industry. Minimum 2.5 GPA.
Contact:
MAGA 405 North San Fernando Road, Los Angeles California 90031 Contact: Monica at (323) 227-1565 E-mail: maga727@sbcglobal.net Website: www.maga.org