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HSF/ General College Scholarships are designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage obtain a college degree. Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to:

Graduating High School Seniors

Community College Students

Community College Transfer Students

Undergraduate Students

Graduate Students

Award amounts generally range from $1,000 to $5,000.
 
 
Eligibility Requirements

Be of Hispanic heritage

Be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 (not expired)

Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Have plans to enroll FULL-TIME at a two or four year U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands or Guam during the 2012-2013 academic year

Must apply for federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Be pursuing first undergraduate or graduate degree For more information please visit: http://www.hsf.net/innercontent.aspx?id=460>
 

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and ALPFA have partnered to provide financial resources to assist outstanding Latino students. The award amount ranges from $1,500 to $10,000.

Some of the students selected will be invited to attend the 2012 ALPFA National Convention (Las Vegas, NV; August 11-16, 2012) with all expenses paid. ALPFA will contact students regarding the convention.

All those who apply will receive a complimentary one-year ALPFA Student membership.
 
Eligibility Requirements

Be of Hispanic heritage

Be a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident or eligible Non-U.S. citizen

Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Have plans to enroll FULL-TIME at a four year U.S. accredited college or university in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands or Guam during the Fall of 2012

Must be majoring in Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Hospitality Management, Human Resources Management, International Relations, Information Technology (IT/MIS), Management (including Supply Chain and Information Systems) or Marketing

Must be entering their Sophomore, Junior or Senior year of undergraduate study OR a Master's degree program for the 2012-2013 academic school year

Open to community college students intending to transfer to a four-year college or university in fall 2012

Must plan to apply for federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning January 2012

Must submit a resume as part of the application. For more information please visit: http://www.hsf.net/ALPFA.aspx>
 

The HSF/AT&T Foundation Scholarship Program is designed to assist students of Hispanic heritage, dependents of AT&T employees attending two-year or four-year colleges to obtain a degree. The award amount is $1,500 for two-year colleges and $2,500 for four-year colleges. This program is a merit based program, not need based.

Enter the coupon code ATT12 on the first page of the application.
 
 
Eligibility Requirements

Be of Hispanic heritage

Be a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident or eligible Non-U.S. citizen

Be 25 years or younger as of February 15, 2012.

Must enter the coupon code that is located on the flyer

Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. For more information please visit: http://www.hsf.net/ATT-Foundation.aspx>
 

HSF and Discover have partnered to provide financial assistance to outstanding Hispanic undergraduate students. Awards are in the amount of $5,000 and are disbursed in Fall 2012.
 
Eligibility Requirements

Be of Hispanic heritage

Be a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident or eligible Non-U.S. citizen

Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Have plans to enroll FULL-TIME at a U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands or Guam during the 2012-2013 academic year

Must permanently reside OR attend an institution in one of the following states: Please visit the scholarship website for more information please visit: http://www.hsf.net/Discover.aspx>
 

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and the Altria Group have partnered to provide financial resources to assist outstanding Latino students. This scholarship is open to junior students in selected majors and institutions. The award amount is $5,000 for the 2012-2013 academic year. Awardees may receive an additional $5,000 award for the 2013-2014 academic year.
 
Eligibility Requirements

Be of Hispanic heritage

Be a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident or eligible Non-U.S. citizen

Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Be an undergraduate junior during the the 2012-2013 academic year, enrolled full-time at one of the institutions listed below

    Must be majoring in one of the following: Accounting, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Computer Science, Economics, Finance, Physics and all Engineering disciplines including Aerospace Engineering, Architecture, Bioengineering/Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering/Technology, Manufacturing Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Structural Engineering

Students must be attending one of the following institutions: Please visit the scholarship website for more information.

Must apply for federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Must submit a resume For more information please visit: http://www.hsf.net/Altria_Group_Scholarship.aspx>
 

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and Erie Insurance Group have partnered to provide financial resources to assist outstanding Latino students. This scholarship is open to sophomore and junior students in selected majors. The award amount is $5,000 for each awardee and applicants must show an interest in the insurance industry. Applicants may be eligible for Erie's Future Focus internship program. http://www.hsf.net/Erie_Insurance.aspx>

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and the GE Hispanic Forum have partnered to provide financial resources to assist outstanding Latino college students. Awards are in the amount of $2,500 and are available on a competitive basis. Awardees may be invited to be mentored by a GE Hispanic Forum member. 
 
Eligibility Requirements: Be of Hispanic heritage

Be a U.S. citizen, legal permanent resident or eligible Non-U.S. citizen

Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Must intend to enroll as an undergraduate Sophomore, Junior, Senior or 5th Year Senior in the 2012-2013 academic year and be pursuing first undergraduate degree

Must major in one of the following:

Accounting, Aeronautics/Aviation, Aerospace Engineering, Astronomy, Atmospheric Science, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computational Biology/Bioinformatics, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybernetics/Robotics, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Finance, Geography, Geology/Geosciences, Industrial Engineering/Technology, Information Technology (IT/MIS), Management, Manufacturing Engineering, Marketing, Mathematics/Statistics, Mechanical Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Physics, Science, Social Work/Services, Structural Engineering Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). http://www.hsf.net/GE_Hispanic_Forum.aspx>

Renewable scholarships for underrepresented minority students who want to enter the fields of chemistry or chemistry-related fields. Based on academic standing, financial need, career objective, leadership skills, and involvement in school activities and community service. Application online. Provide transcript, ACT or SAT score, 2 letters of recommendation, FAFSA; Need-based; Merit-based; Min GPA: 3.0; US Citizen; Ethnicity: American Indian/Alaska Native, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino; Renewable. For more information please visit: Email: scholars@acs.org.

http://portal.acs.org/portal/acs/corg/content?_nfpb=true&_pageLabel=PP_TRANSITIONMAIN&node_id=1234&use_sec=false&sec_url_var=region1&__uuid=51053834-9e92-4fcc-a795-dee0dfaafeeb

Latino students who have a history of community-service activities with strong leadership skills. APPLY ONLINE. Scholarship is divided over number of years required for graduation. There is a link at this website to a comprehensive National Directory of Scholarships for Latino students. US citizens or permanent residents; Need-based; citizen; Ethnicity: Hispanic/Latino; Hispanic/Latino; Renewable. For more information please visit: Email: csoc@csoc.org. http://www.chci.org/scholarships/

Various scholarships available depending on the area of study. Scholarships range from $500-$10,000; Min GPA: 3.0; US Citizen; Ethnicity: Hispanic/Latino. http://scholarships.hispanicfund.org/applications/

HENAAC encourages all engineering, applied science, computer science and math students to apply. View website to see details for 12 different scholarships. All HENAAC scholarships will be presented and awarded at the 19th Annual HENAAC Conference in San Diego, California in October. HENAAC provides transportation support and complimentary registration for all scholarship recipients. HENAAC provides complimentary registration and hotel accommodations for all scholarship recipients. Qualifying students may also receive transportation support. Scholarship recipients MUST attend the conference to receive the scholarship. Must have strong involvement in the Hispanic community. Some of the listed scholarships specify US citizenship, but not all; Merit-based; Min GPA: 3.0; Ethnic Reqt: Hispanic/Latino. http://www.greatmindsinstem.org/professionals/henaac-awards

This is a five-year program for students who will enjoy full time in a community college with intent to transfer to a 4-year institution. Preference is given to students who want to transfer to CU Denver. For Hispanic high school seniors, U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents, GPA > 2.5, complete FAFSA; Need-based; Renewable. For more information please visit: Email: nhernandez@hsf.net. http://hsf.net/

This scholarship is offered to students who want to pursue a career in health care or public health, and to increase the number of health professionals from underrepresented populations. While all qualified students may apply, preference will be given to students who identify as one or more of the following: African-American, Asian Pacific, Latino, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Native American and/or Person with a Disability. Must submit letter of recommendation and official transcript; Need-based; Merit-based; Min GPA: 2.7; Ethnicity: American Indian/Alaska Native,Asian,Black/African American,Filipino,Hispanic/Latino,Multi-Racial,Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian; Essay Reqt; Service Reqt. For more information please visit: Email: co-diversitydevelopment@kp.org.

https://www.scholarselect.com/scholarships/538-kaiser-permanente-colorado-diversity-scholarship-program

This website is dedicated to listing all scholarships for Hispanic/Latino students including, but not restricted to, those that do not require citizenship. At the website, click on "scholarship directory" to get lists according to a variety of criteria.
IMPORTANT NOTE: The Search feature might not work as you expect it to. You get more results if you enter a lower GPA number than if you enter a higher one. So, to get complete results, try searching for your grade point average and LOWER GPAs. For more information please visit: Email:
trpi@trpi.org.

http://www.latinocollegedollars.org/

This website has a list of general scholarships for students regardless of immigration status. View the detailed PDF file for an 18-page list of scholarship possibilities. The web site also contains links to specific scholarship programs. The PDF document is available in the Post-Grad Center, filed under MALDEF. http://www.maldef.org/leadership/scholarships/

Seniors who plan to major in print or broadcast journalism; academic excellence, financial need; apply online, multiple scholarships with different criteria. Awards range from $1000 to $5000. For some awards, you must be a student member of NAHJ; Need-based; Merit-based. http://nahj.org/

At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry and student must be able to attend the Annual Midwest Hispanic Student Leadership Conference in Chicago, in February. Background and leadership essay and 3 letters of recommendation required; Need-based; Ethnicity: Hispanic/Latino; Hispanic/Latino; Essay Reqt. http://www.ushli.org/student/scholarship.php

Foundation awards 95 scholarships to refugees, immigrants, single parents and others to achieve their educational goals. Each recipient has overcome overwhelming odds to succeed in school and life. Most are the first in their family to go to college. They have been determined to reach their goals in spite of language, culture and economic barriers.
Those without Internet access can call 303-837-0788 to request an application. For more information, email:
wufamily@ile.org

Provides numerous articles and publications on Hispanic Americans ranging from directories, and various news sources.
Hispanic homepage providing links on different areas.
Useful links on genealogy data from Latin American and around the world.
bilingual project of the World Institute on Disability designed to connect youth with disabilities to educational and employment opportunities.