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- ASPIRA’s Searchable Database
www.aspira.org/ ASPIRA’s search engine offers a wealth of information about scholarships, fellowships, internships and financial aid at no cost to the user
- Hispanic College Fund
www.hispanicfund.org The Hispanic College Fund (HCF) is a non-profit organization, seperate from the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, dedicated to developing the next generation of Hispanic professionals in America.
- National Scholarship List for Hispanics
Download PDF (70k) A comprehensive list of scholarships and fellowships available specifically for Hispanics in the U.S. It includes a brief description, eligibility requirements, contact information, amount awarded, and deadline for each scholarship program.
- Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
www.iie.org//programs/gilman/index.html The Gilman Scholarship Program offers grants for U.S. citizens undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies abroad. Such international study is intended to better prepare U.S. students to assume significant roles in an increasingly global economy and interdependent world.
- College AID sources for your Education
www.collegeanswer.com College Answer is a free service designed to help students find ways to pay for their education. The service is provided by Sallie Mae, one of the nation’s largest providers of student loan funds.
- College Board
www.collegeboard.com The College Board is a national nonprofit membership association whose mission is to prepare, inspire, and connect students to college and opportunity. The site also includes an extensive scholarship search engine.
- College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)
http://www.migrantstudents.org/campapplicants.html The College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP) is a unique federally-funded educational support and scholarship program that helps students from migrant and seasonal farm-working backgrounds to reach and succeed in college. Participants receive anywhere from $750 to $4,000.00 of financial support during their freshman year of college and ongoing academic support until their graduation. View the list of the (38) currently participant colleges/universities on their webpage.
www.collegenet.com A state of the art college planning website with extensive links. Apply to college online using a CollegeNET account (and your credit card). The site also includes a scholarship search engine.
- Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
www.chci.org/chciyouth The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute has developed one of the most complete and concise collections of Hispanic-specific financial aid information.
www.fastweb.com Fastweb is a search service that connects students with scholarship information using its extensive database. Students register a mail box and fill out an application and Fastweb “matches” students with resources. The service is free.
- Hispanic Grants
www.hispanicgrants.net Everything you need to know on applying and receiving Hispanic Grants. Visit this site for grant writing tips and other resources for Hispanic students.
- Hispanic Heritage Foundation
www.hispanicheritage.org Hispanic Heritage Youth Awards identify, promote and prepare Latino leaders in the classroom and community. Scholarships are available for Hispanic high school seniors.
www.maldef.org Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF) is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to protect and promote the civil rights of the millions of Latinos living in the United States.
- International Financial Aid and College Scholarship Search
www.iefa.org IEFA is the premier resource for financial aid, college scholarship and grant information for US and international students wishing to study abroad.
- The National Science & Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant
(National SMART Grant)
studentaid.ed.gov/PORTALSWebApp/students/english/SmartGrants.jsp The National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant, also known as the National Smart Grant is available during the third and fourth years of undergraduate study to full-time students who are eligible for the Federal Pell Grant and who are majoring in physical, life, or computer sciences, mathematics, technology, or engineering or in a foreign language determined critical to national security. The student must also be enrolled in the courses necessary to complete the degree program and to fulfill the requirements of the intended eligible major in addition to maintaining a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0 in coursework required for the major. The National SMART Grant award is in addition to the student’s Pell Grant award.
- RMHC National Scholarship Program
www.rmhc.com/scholarships Scholarship awards are given based on a student’s demonstrated academic achievement, financial need and community involvement. Depending on strategic goals and community needs, participating local RMHC Chapters could specify additional selection criteria.
- Scholarships for Hispanics maintains an online database.
- Centro for Pureto Rican Studies
http://centropr.hunter.cuny.edu/node El Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños(Centro) is the only institution devoted primarily to telling, preserving and advancing the story of the Puerto Rican diaspora.
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