Minority Scholarships

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First 10 minority scholarships:
Adelante MillerCoors National Scholarship
 
Amount:
$3000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 30
Must be college junior or senior status the fall of application year. Must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident. Minimum 3.0 GPA and above. Must maintain GPA to continue to qualify. Applicants must be pursuing studies in one of the following: International Business, General Business, Accounting, Finance, Marketing, Public Relations, General Communications or Sales. Must maintain full-time enrollment status at one of Adelante Partnering Schools. Must attend annual leadership institute.
Contact:
Adelante! U. S. Education Leadership Fund 8415 Datapoint Drive, Ste. 400 San Antonio, Texas 78229 Phone: (210) 692-1971 Toll Free: 877-692-1971 Fax: (210) 692-1951 info@adelantefund.org www.adelantefund.org
Hispanic Heritage Scholarship Fund
 
Amount:
$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 30
Must be of Hispanic heritage. Must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident. Must have applied for Federal Financial Aid using the FAFSA. Be enrolled full or part-time in a degree-seeking program at an accredited institution in one of the 7 Central Florida counties: * Brevard County * Lake County * Orange County * Osceola County * Polk County * Seminole County * Volusia County. Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale Must attend the annual scholarship awards gala. No age limit. Non-traditional students are encouraged to apply.
Contact:
Hispanic Heritage Scholarship Fund of Metro Orlando 3201 E. Colonial Dr. Suite A-20 Orlando Fashion Square Mall Orlando, FL 32803 Phone: (407) 234-7364 hhsfmo@aol.com Website: www.hispanicheritagescholarshipfund.org
McGuire Woods Diversity Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
$5,000
Awards:
8
Deadline:
May 30
McGuireWoods 2019 annual Diversity Scholarship Program will award up to eight $5,000 scholarships to diverse current first-year law students with an expected graduation year of 2015, who are committed to contributing to and supporting diversity within the legal profession. Applicants are considered based on their involvement in community activities and diversity related student organizations, personal achievements, and law school and undergraduate academic performance. Consistent with the objective of promoting diversity in legal education and leadership roles in the legal profession, McGuireWoods will also consider additional criteria including, among other factors, whether the applicant is: The first family member to attend college. From an economically disadvantaged family. A member of a group currently underrepresented in law schools and law firms. From a family with little or no legal education or experience. An alumnus of a college or university whose graduates are historically underrepresented in law school. Demonstrating a strong commitment to promoting diversity in his or her undergraduate school, law school and community.
Contact:
Amy L. Pretty Attorney Recruiting Manager Mc Guire Woods LLP 77 West Wacker Drive, Suite 4100 Chicago, IL 60601-1818 apretty@mcguirewoods.com 312.849.3690 (fax) Website: www.mcguirewoods.com
Ozyegin University (OzU) Summer Program
 
Amount:
Tuition and expenses for 4-week Summer Program in Istanbul
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
Ozyegin University (OzU) has launched a 4-week Summer Program in Istanbul, designed to provide international students an opportunity to learn about Istanbul's pivotal role in history, as well as the Ottoman Empire and Turkish literature with an analysis of formation of modern Turkish identity. In addition to a rich, interactive curriculum, OzU's Summer Program titled 'Mediterranean Crossroads' also offers language courses in Turkish ' designated as a 'Critical Need Language' by the US State Department..
Contact:
To inquire about this and other scholarship opportunities, please contact Zeynep Guven at zguven@tc-america.org.
Richard Schroeck Hospitality Engineer Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
This scholarship is intended specifically for hourly hospitality engineers and maintenance personnel, as well as their dependents. More specifically for hourly hospitality engineers and maintenance personnel who are employed in lodging establishments which are members in good standing of the California Hotel
Contact:
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The Fadel Educational Foundation, Inc. Scholarships
 
Amount:
$3,500
Awards:
Several
Deadline:
May 31
Open to Muslim Americans of any age who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Applicants must submit 500 word essay on the following question: "What is the most interesting book about Muslims or Islam written in the past 10 years (printed not authored) that has influenced your understanding of Islam and why"
Contact:
Fadel Educational Foundation, Inc., P. O. Box 212135, Augusta, GA 30917-2135 Voice mail: 1 484-694-1783 Website: www.fadelfoundation.org
Adelante Raul Yzaguirre Scholarship
 
Amount:
1st place-$6000, 2nd place-$3000, 3rd place-$1000
Awards:
3
Deadline:
May 31
Essay Contest. Student must submit 1-2 page essay. Must be currently enrolled in or accepted into 2-year or 4-year college or university, minimum 2.5 GPA, copy of high school and/or college transcripts, one letter of recommendation.
Contact:
Frito- Lay, Inc. c/o M. Ochoa- Dennis, 7701 Legacy Drive, Mail Drop: 4A-197 Plano, TX 75024-4099 URL: students.asu.edu/files/RYA%20scholarship.pdf
Fresh Start Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
May 31
Open to females age 20 and older who have a high school diploma or G.E.D. Have had a minimum 2 year break in education either from high school or college. Admitted into a 2 or 4 year institution of higher education in Delaware. Referred by Social Services or College Representative. Minimum "C" Average. Financial Need.
Contact:
Financial Aid Office HUB 215-968-8200 Website: www.wwb.org
Today and Tomorrow Scholarship Program
 
Amount:
5000
Awards:
10
Deadline:
May 31
Open to international students attending U.S. universities. Must be enrolled full-time and have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 or higher. Applicant must submit a 1000-word essay "Letter of Advice to a Friend in the Home Country".
Contact:
World of Knowledge Foundation, Inc. 4037 Metric Drive, Suite 120 Winter Park, FL 32792 Phone: (888) 953-7737 E-mail: knowledgetoall@aol.com
Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. Law Diversity Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
May 31
Recipient is a member of an ethnic or racial minority or any individual who demonstrates a defined commitment to issues of diversity within their academic career. Recipient is a U.S. citizen currently attending an accredited law school within the United States. Academic achievement as reflected by a minimum 3.0 GPA and have completed at least one semester of classes at an accredited law school.
Contact:
Buckfire & Buckfire, P. C. Attn: Kathryn Fish 25800 Northwestern Hwy, Ste. 890 Southfield, MI 48075 All application materials can be sent by fax, email, or U. S. mail on or before May 31 deadline: Fax to the attention of Kathryn Fish at 248.569.6737, or e-mail at Kathryn@BuckfireLaw.com Website: www.buckfirelaw.com