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NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP LIST FOR HISPANICS

FOR ALL STUDENTS ADELANTE! MBCO NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP The Adelante! MBCO National scholarship offers scholarships in business-related fields, leadership training and internships for college juniors and seniors. Deadline: March 31St. Awards: $1,500 - $3,000. Adelante! MBCO National Scholarship Tel: 877 692 1971 8415 Datapoint Drive, Suite 400 San Antonio, TX 78229 [email protected]

Fax: (210) 692-1951 Website: www.adelantefund.org

ALPFA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students who enroll fulltime and are seeking a degree in an accounting, finance or IT field. Recipients are required to be of Hispanic heritage, be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and have a 3.0 minimum GPA. Deadline: March 15..

Hispanic College Fund Shanina Rivera E-Mail: [email protected] fund.org

Tel: 1800-644-4223 Tel: (213) 243-0004 Website: www.hispanicfund.org

AMERICAN ARCHITECTURAL FOUNDATION (AAF)-MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Renewable scholarships are awarded to minority students studying architecture on the basis of financial need and academic achievement. Deadline: December 12. Awards: $500 to $3,000. Mary Felber AAF Minority Scholarship Program 1735 New York Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20006 E-Mail: [email protected] Tel: (202) 626-7511 Fax: (202) 626-7425 web: www.aiche.org/Students/Scholarships/index.aspx

AMERICAN ART THERAPY ASSOCIATION ­ CAY DRACHNIK MINORITIES FUND Scholarships to assist with the purchase of books and other non-tuition related expenses to minority students in the field of art therapy. Applicants must be members of the American Art Therapy Association. Deadline: June 15. 1202 Allanson Rd. Mundelein, IL 60060 Tel: 847-949-6064 Website: www.arttherapy.org

AMERICAN COLLEGE OF HEALTHCARE EXECUTIVES ALBERT W. DENT STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP Scholarships awarded to minority students enrolled full time for the upcoming fall term, which is their final year in healthcare management program. Deadline: March 31. Awards: $3,500 One North Franklin Suite 1700 Chicago, IL 60606 Tel: 312-424-2800 Website: www.ache.org

AMERICAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION ­ MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP Renewable scholarships awarded to underrepresented minority students in dental school. Awards are based on financial need, academic achievement and recommendations. Deadline: July 1. Awards: $1,000 to $2,500 211 East Chicago Ave Suite 820 Chicago, IL 60611 Scholarship programs are subject to change at any time. Tel: 312-440-2567 Website: www.ada.org Revised 4/07

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AMERICAN DENTAL HYGIENISTS ASSOCIATION - SCHOLARSHIPS Scholarship available for minority students underrepresented in dental hygiene programs. Scholarships are based on financial need, academic achievement and recommendations. Only for college students (except freshmen) studying dental hygiene. Deadline: June 1, July 1. Awards: $1,000 to $2,000. 444 N. Michigan Ave Suite 3400 Chicago, IL 60611 Tel: 312-440-8944 Website: adha.org/institute/scholarshiplist

AMERICAN GEOLOGICAL INSTITUTE ­ MINORITY PROGRAM Applications are accepted from minority college students and graduate students studying geology, geochemistry, geophysics, hydrology, meteorology, physical oceanography, planetary geology or earth science education. Deadline: March 1. Awards $ 500 to $10,000. 4220 King Street Alexandria, VA 22302 Tel: 703-379-2480 ext. 220 Website: www.agiweb.org/education/mpp.html

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERS (AICHE)-MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS AICHE awards students studying, or intending to study, chemical engineering. Scholarships are based on financial need and academic achievement. Applicants must be high school seniors or college students (freshmen to juniors) with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Deadline: May 15. Awards: $1,000 AICHE Minority Scholarship Awards 3 Park Avenue New York, NY 10016-5991 E-Mail: [email protected] Tel: (212) 591-7107 Fax: (212)-591-8888 Web site: www.aiche.org/students/studentawards/stulist.htm

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS (AICPA)-SCHOLARSHIP FOR MINORITY ACCOUNTING STDUENTS Renewable scholarships are awarded to minority students at the college sophomore to graduate level who are studying accounting. Awards are based on financial need and academics. Deadline: June 1. Awards: Up to $5,000. 1211 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10036-8876 Tel: 212-289-3181 Website: www.aicpa.org

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF CERTIFIED PUBLIC ACCOUNTANTS (AICPA)-MINORITY DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS PROGRAM For students who have earned a master's degree or completed at least three years of full-time employment in accounting. Must have applied or been accepted into a doctoral degree program with a concentration in accounting. Students must be enrolled full-time and have a minimum 3.0 GPA to apply. AICPA also offers scholarships of up to $5,000 to minority undergraduate students majoring in accounting that have completed at least 6hrs in accounting .Awards: Up to $12,000. Deadline: April 1. AICPA Minority Doctoral Fellowships Program 1211 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10036 Tel: (212) 596-6270 Web site: www.aicpa.org Type Scholarships in search box

ASPEN INSTITUTE-WILLIAM RANDOLPH HEARST FELLOWSHIP FOR MINORITY STUDENTS The William Randolph Hearst Scholarship seeks to introduce a diverse group of students to issues relating to philanthropy, volunteerism, and non-profit organizations. Applicants must be Latino, Native American, Asian, or African American. Scholarship is open to students of any major. Awards are nonrenewable. Deadline: March 15 and July 15. Awards: $2,500 to $5,000 John Russell, Program Coordinator The Aspen Institute Tel: (202) 736-5800 Web site: www.nonprofitresearch.org

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One Dupont Circle, Suite 700 Washington, DC, 20036

E-Mail: [email protected]

CASUALTY ACTUARIAL SOCIETY The purpose of the Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students program is to provide scholarships at the undergraduate or graduate level for students interested in pursuing actuarial careers. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of individual merit and financial need and are renewable. Deadline: April 14. Awards: $1,000 to $2500 475 N. Martingale Road, Suite 600 Schaumburg, IL 60173-2226 Tel: 847-706-3500 Web site: http://www.beanactuary.org

CHEVROLET EXCELLENCE IN EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP Scholarships are awarded based on academic success, work experience, extracurricular activities, and community service. Applicants must be high school graduates with a GPA of 3.2 or better. Scholarship Administration Center Tel: 1888-377-5233 P.O. Box 80487 E-Mail: [email protected] Rochester, MI 48308-9988 Website: http://www.gm.com/company/careers/student/stu_scholar.html COCA-COLA SCHOLARS The Coca-Cola scholarships assist students complete a college education. Deadline: October 31. Awards: $4,000 to $20,000 Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, Inc. P.O. Box 442 Atlanta, GA 30301-0442 Web site: www.coca-colascholars.org Tel: (800) 306-2653 Fax: (404) 733-5439 E-mail: [email protected]

CONGRESSIONAL HISPANIC CAUCUS INSTITUTE (CHCI)-SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS The CHCI Scholarship Awards are afforded to Latino students who have a strong commitment toward the Latino community, a history of leadership and public service, and a desire to continue contributing in the future. Deadline: March 1, 2006. Award: $1,500 Community College - $5,000 4 year institution. 504 C Street, NE Washington, DC 20002 E-mail: [email protected] Tel: (202) 543-1771 or (800) EXCEL-DC Fax: (202) 546-2143 Web site: www.chci.org

CONGRESSIONAL HISPANIC CAUCUS INSTITUTE (CHCI)- INTERNSHIP Every summer CHCI offers 30 promising Latino undergraduates the opportunity to take part in an eightweek program in the nation's capitol. Deadline: January 31. Awards: $2,000 stipends + trip to D.C. + housing. Website: www.chciyouth.org Tel: 1800 EXCEL DC

CONSORTIUM FOR GRADUATE STUDY IN MANAGEMENT (CGSM) To assist talented minorities with leadership potential to become members of the managerial ranks of American businesses. The Consortium provides full Fellowship support to enable minority students to attend MBA programs at eleven top universities, five of which are part of the GM Key Institution Program. Deadline: January 5. 5585 Pershing Suite 240 St. Louis, MO 63112-4621 Website: www.cgsm.org

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DATATEL SCHOLARS FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP Must be currently attending a Datatel Client college or university. In Georgia they are Agnes Scott, Georgia Military College, Life University, Morehouse and Oglethorpe University. An essay needs to be submitted. Deadline: January 31. Awards: $700- $7,000 annually. Judy G. Knight or Marissa I Solis 4375 Fair Lakes Court Fairfax, VA 22033 Tel: (800) 486-4332, (703) 968-9000 x4549 Website: http://www.datatel.com/global/scholarships/

GATES MILLENNIUM SCHOLARS The Gates Millennium Scholars initiative is aimed at expanding access and opportunity to higher education to those citizens who help reflect the diverse society in which we live. The GMS awards will enable to choose the institutions to attend and be prepared to assume important roles as leaders in their professions and communities. Deadline: January 13. Gates Millennium Scholars P.O. Box 10500 Fairfax, VA 22031-8044 Tel: (877) 690-4677 E-mail: [email protected] Web site: www.gmsp.org

GOVERNMENT FINANCE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADAMINORITIES IN GOVERNMENT FINANCE SCHOLARSHIP These scholarships are awarded to upper-division undergraduates and graduate students studying public administration, governmental accounting, finance, political science, economics, or business administration (with a focus on government or nonprofit management). Awards: $5,000 Scholarship Committee 203 N. LaSalle St., Suite 2700 Chicago, IL 60601-1210 web site: www.gfoa.org

Tel: (312) 977-9700 Fax: (312) 977-4806

HISPANIC ASSOCIATION OF COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES (HACU) SCHOLARSHIP FUND HACU awards over $150,000 in scholarships annually. Scholarships are also available to students at HACU member schools for study abroad semesters at Laureate International Universities. Please visit their website for further details. HACU Scholarship Fund One DuPont Circle, NW, Suite 605 Washington, DC 20036 Tel: (202) 467-0893 Fax: (202) 496-9177 Website: http://www.hacu.net/

HISPANIC BUSINESS ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP This scholarship provides high school students with a GPA of at least 2.5 with money to attend an accredited postsecondary school. Students must be of Hispanic descent and have been a U.S. citizen or permanent resident for at least a year. Awards: $500- $1000. Hispanic Business Association P. O. Box 603 Meridian, ID 83680 US Tel: (208) 442-0823 Email: [email protected] www.hbaonline.org

HISPANIC COLLEGE FUND The Hispanic College Fund awards scholarships and/or internships to deserving Hispanic seeking higher education leading business careers. Applicants must be in good academic standing with a minimum GPA th of 3.0, financial need, and must be a U.S. citizen of Hispanic origin. Deadline: April 15 . One Thomas Circle, NW, Suite 375 Washington, DC 20005 Web site: www.hispanicfund.org Scholarship programs are subject to change at any time. Tel: (800) 644-4223 Fax: (202) 296-5400

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HISPANIC ENGINEER NATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS CORPORATION (HENAAC) HENAAC's mission is to seek out, recognize, honor, and document Hispanic excellence in science and technology nationwide. Applicants must be engineering, math, computer science, or material science majors, and must have an overall GPA of 3.0. In addition, applicants must have a history of academic achievement and community service. Citizenship requirements vary depending on the scholarship (all students are encouraged to apply). Deadline: April 21. Award: $500 to $5,000 3900 Whiteside Street Los Angeles, CA 90063 E-mail: [email protected] Tel: (800) 644-4223 Fax: (323) 262-0946 Web site: www.henaac.org

HISPANIC HERITAGE AWARDS FOUNDATION (HHAF) The HHAF's Hispanic Heritage Youth Award is an education grant program awarded to students excelling in the following categories: academic excellence, leadership and community service, literature/journalism, science and technology, mathematics, and sports. Open to high school seniors only. Deadline: February 3. Hispanic Heritage Awards Foundation 2600 Virginia Avenue, NW Suite 406 Washington, DC 20037 Tel: 1 866-665-2112 Web: http://onlineapp.hispanicawards.org/

JACKIE ROBINSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP The Jackie Robinson Foundation awards scholarships annually to minority high school seniors who have a high level of academic achievement, financial need, and leadership potential. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, a member of a minority group, and must maintain a 3.0 GPA. Deadline: March 31st. Awards: $7,200 annually Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship 3 West 35th Street, 11th Floor New York, NY 10001

Tel: (212) 290-8600 Fax: (212) 290-8081

LAGRANT FOUNDATION The Lagrant Foundation seeks to increase the number of minorities in advertising, marketing, and public relations. Applicants must be undergraduate students majoring in public relations, marketing, or advertising. Deadline: February 28th. Awards: $2,000. Lagrant Foundation 626 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700 Los Angeles, CA 90017 Tel: (323) 469-8680 Web site: www.lagrantfoundation.org Fax: (323) 469-8683

LATIN AMERICAN PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S FOUNDATION The Latin American Professional Women's Foundation awards scholarships to Latina students to assist them in completing a college education. The Foundation also provides role models to help mentor young Latinas. Awards: $500. Deadline: April 1 Latin American Professional Women's Foundation P.O. Box 31532 Los Angeles, CA 90031 Tel: (323) 227-9060

LEAGUE OF UNITED LATIN AMERICAN CITIZENS- NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND LULAC offers scholarships for high school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students through its educational counterpart, the LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. Applicants must be of Hispanic descent with a strong academic record. Awards are based on financial need, academic performance, and community involvement. LULAC also offers the GE/LULAC Scholarship and the GM/ LULAC Scholarship. Deadline: March31. Awards: $250 to $1,000

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LULAC National Scholarship Fund 2000 L Street NW, Suite 610 Washington, DC 20036

Tel: (202) 835-9646 Fax: (202) 835-9685 Web site: www.lnesc.org E-mail: [email protected]

LOWRIDER MAGAZINE SCHOLARSHIP FUND Lowrider Magazine awards scholarships to Hispanic undergraduate sophomores, junior, or senior students with at least a 3.0 GPA Awards: $1,000. Lowrider Magazine Scholarship Fund P.O. Box 6930 Fullerton, CA 92834 Tel: (714) 213-1000

MEXICAN AMERICAN ENGINEERS AND SCIENTISTS The purpose of this scholarship is to assist Hispanic students in achieving their higher education goals. MAES scholarships are available on a competitive basis to undergraduate and graduate students in the fields of engineering and science. Applicants must be MAES members. Deadline: September 22. Awards: $1,000 to $4,000. Mrs. Stacy Dees NASA/MUSP Program Director 711 W Bay Area Blvd, Suite 206 Webster, TX 77573 Tel: 281-557-3677 www.maes-natl.org

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HISPANIC FEDERAL EXECUTIVES (NAHFE)-SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM The National Association of Hispanic Federal Executives awards four scholarships to graduating high school seniors who demonstrate academic excellence and financial need. The scholarship is designed to provide financial support to students in good academic standing. Mr. Bill Rodriguez, Director of Scholarships National Association of Hispanic Federal Executives 5717 Marble Arch Way Alexandria, VA 22315 E-mail: [email protected] web: www.nahfe.org

NHSMBA Scholarship The NSHMBA (National Society of Hispanic MBAs) offers scholarships to 256 outstanding Hispanic students pursuing their master's in business administration. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal permanent residents of Hispanic heritage, members of NSHMBA, and have a 3.0 GPA. Awards: $2500$5000 National Society of Hispanic MBAS 1303 Walnut Hill Lane Suite 100 Irving, TX 75038 Tel: 877-467-4622 www.nshmba.org/scholarship/

PACIFICARE FOUNDATION The Pacifcare Scholarship provides financial aid to Latino students with plans to attend an accredited university and enroll in a health care program. Applicants must have graduated high school and speak both Spanish and English fluently. Deadline: May 29 Awards: Up to $25,000. Carol Toulson, PacifiCare Foundation P.O. Box 6006, Mailstop: CY20-359 Cypress, CA 90630 Tel: 714-226-3462 www.pacificare.com

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RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES (RMHC)/HACER SCHOLARSHIP The RMHC/HACER Scholarship Program is a program of Ronald McDonald House Charities and its local chapters. Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic achievement, financial need, and their personal qualities and strengths as attested in a personal statement and letters of recommendation. Students must have at least one parent of Hispanic origin, and must demonstrate financial need. Most RMHC/HACER local programs award $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors. Awards: $1000 Mr. Roberto Cornelio Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC)/HACER Scholarship Tel: (800) 736-5219 1 Kroc Drive, Department 014 Oak Brook, IL 60523 Web site: www.rmhc.com/charities/us/scholarships/hacer/scholarships/index.html SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS (SHPE) FOUNDATION The SHPE Foundation awards scholarships to Hispanic engineering and science students. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic achievement, financial need, and involvement in school, community activities, career goals, and counselor recommendations. Applicants must be graduating high school seniors, current undergraduates, or graduate students. Deadline: February 1. Kathy Borunda SHPE Foundation 3900 Whiteside Street Los Angeles, CA 90063

UNITED BORICUAS OF GEORGIA (UBOG) United Boricuas of Georgia (UBOG) is a 501©(3) non-profit organization established in 2004 whose mission is to promote an awareness and understanding of the richness of the Puerto Rican culture by sharing our heritage with each other, our children and our communities. In addition, as part of its vision to build a united community of positive, responsible citizens, UBOG awards scholarships to deserving Hispanic students with the hope of making an effective contribution towards improving our communities. UBOG will award one scholarship of $1,000 toward the 2007-2008 semester. APPLICATION DEADLINE IS June 30, 2007.

E-Mail: [email protected] Tel: (323) 415-9600 Fax: (323) 415-7038 Web site: www.shpefoundation.org

United Boricuas of Georgia, Inc. PO Box 56145 Atlanta GA 30343 www.ubog.org

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UNITED NEGRO COLLEGE FUND (UNCF) The United Negro College Fund (UNCF) is a comprehensive minority higher education assistance organization. Applicants can be High School seniors, college sophomores, juniors and graduate students. 8260 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive, 4th Floor Fairfax, VA 22031-4511 Tel: 1-866-671-7237 Website: www.uncf.org

U.S. HISPANIC LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE (USHLI) DR. JUAN ANDRADE SCHOLARSHIP FOR YOUNG HISPANIC LEADERS The U.S. Hispanic Leadership Institute began awarding scholarships in 1994 to assist Latino students in obtaining a college education. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or legal residents, must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time students in a four-year college or university in the U.S. or U.S. territories, and must demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry. Deadline: January 15. Awards: $1,000 Dr. Juan Andrade Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders Scholarship programs are subject to change at any time. Revised 4/07

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U.S. Hispanic Leadership Institute 431 South Dearborn Street, Suite 1203 Chicago, IL 60605-1152

Tel: (312) 427-8683 E-mail: [email protected] Web site: www.ushli.com

WORLD STUDIO FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS The World Studio Foundation awards scholarships to students majoring in an art career. Students must show exceptional promise in their chosen field, have an interest in using their profession to give back to society, and be prepared to examine issues of cultural identity in submitted work. Applications from current high school seniors, undergraduates, and graduate students are accepted. Deadline: April 14. Awards range from $500 to $2,500. World Studio Foundation Scholarships 225 Varick Street, 9th Floor New York, NY 10014 E-mail: [email protected] Tel: (212) 366-1317 Fax: (212) 807-0024 Web site: www.worldstudio.org

XEROX CORPORATION-TECHNICAL MINORITY SCHOLARSHIP FUND The Technical Minority Scholarship Program was developed to provide financial support and meaningful experiences for minorities. Scholarships are made available to minorities enrolled in a technical degree program at the bachelor level or above. Applicants must be permanent residents or citizens of the United States and full-time undergraduate or graduate students. Awards: $1,000 to $10,000. Deadline: September 14. Technical Minority Scholarship Fund 150 State St. 4th floor Rochester, NY 14609 Tel: (716) 422-7689 Website: www.xerox.com

LATINO MEDICAL STUDENT ASSOCIATION The "Si Se Puede" Medical School Application Scholarship was developed in 2004 to assist pre-medical students with the financial burden of applying to accredited U.S. Medical Schools. Full funding of the AMCAS® OR AACOMAS® initial one school registration fee plus partial funding for additional schools is anticipated. Personal qualities, financial need, academic and extracurricular achievement will be taken into consideration in the selection process. Deadline: May 1. Awards: varies. Latino Medical Student Association 2250 Corporate Place Suite C202 Monterey Park, CA 91754 Website: www.lmsa.net

LATINO INITIATIVE FOR THE NEXT CENTURY: Latinos(a) students are eligible for consideration based upon academic achievement, unmet financial need, community service, letters of recommendation and the applicant's understanding of the issues confronting the Latino community. Contact: www.linc-usa.org. Award Amount: Varies. Deadline: Postmarked by July 10th. 5400 East Olympic Boulevard Suite 300 Los Angeles, CA 90022 Tel: 877-510-LINC Website: www.linc-usa.org

FOR ALL STUDENTS REGARDLESS IMMIGRATION STATUS A. PATRICK CHARNON SCHOLARSHIP The Center for Education Studies offers scholarships to applicants that value tolerance, compassion and respect for all other people in their community. Applicants must demonstrate their commitment to these values in a 500-1,000 word essay. Awards: $1,500. Scholarship programs are subject to change at any time. Revised 4/07

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The Center for Education Solutions Box 208 San Francisco. CA 94104-0208

[email protected] http://cesresources.org/charon.html

AUTOMOTIVE HALL OF FAME SCHOLARSHIP Applicants must have a sincere interest in automotive career and must already be accepted at an accredited college or university. Academic excellence and two letters of recommendation are required for this scholarship. Deadline May 30th. 21400 Oakwood Boulevard Dearborn, MI 48121 Tel: 313-240-4000 www.automotivehalloffame.org

THE AYN RAND INSTITUTE: ESSAY CONTEST There are three different essay contest throughout the year: 1) 9th and 10th graders, 2) 11th and 12th graders, and 3) for college students. Open to international students but may require a social security number. Call to inquire. Awards: $30-$10,000. The Fountainhead Essay Contest, Dept. W The Ayn Rand Institute P.O. Box 57044 Irvine, CA 92619-7044 www.aynrand.org [email protected] (949) 222-6550

BARBARA WIEDNER AND DOROTHY VANDERCOOK PEACE SCHOLARSHIP Wiender & Vandercook MSF offers scholarship to HS senior or college freshman who must about their activities regarding conflict resolution or community service. Two letters of recommendation are required. Deadline: March 1. Awards: $250 to $500. Wiedner & Vandercook Leal Portis, Chairperson 301 Redbud Way Nevada City, CA 95959 Tel: (530) 265-3887 Email: [email protected] Website: www.grandmothersforpeace.org

CALIFORNIA CHICANO NEWS MEDIA ASSOCIATION CCNMA offers scholarships to Hispanic college students and graduating high school seniors attending a college or university in California or California Latino residents who are attending a university outside of California. Students may major in any field, but must be able to prove sincere interest in pursuing a career in journalism. Deadline: April 1. Awards: $500 to $2000. One California Plaza 300 S. Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90071 Tel: 213-437-4408 www.ccnma.org

CELIA & MARCOS SCHOLARSHIP FUND The mission of the Celia & Marcos Scholarship Fund is to overcome the tragic dropout rate of Latino students in Georgia. Scholarship is available to outstanding young Latinos who do not have access to other available grants. Eligible students must have: 1) recently graduated from an accredited Georgia high school; 2) applied and been accepted by an accredited college, university, or graduate school; 3) GPA of 3.0 or better on a scale of 4.0. Awards: $1,250 to $5,000. Deadline: May 13. Imelda Hernandez-Cruz 3783 Presidential Parkway Suite 140 Atlanta GA 30340 Roswell, GA 30077-1384 E-mail: [email protected] Tel: 678-547-1770 Website:www.cmf.net

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COALITION FOR NURSING CARREERS The Coalition offers scholarships two times a year for students in accredited nursing programs across California. The focus of this scholarship is to support nursing students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds, and those who are part of a group that is currently underrepresented in the nursing profession in California. Deadline: TBD Awards: $2,000. 1800 Harrison Street, 17th Floor Oakland, CA 94612 www.choosenursing.com

COMMON KNOWLEDGE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP The Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation (CKSF) awards scholarships through Internet-based quiz competitions. CKSF rewards students for demonstrating what they know through the use of objective competitions. Our scholarship winners are most often participants that have well-rounded, practical knowledge, and not necessarily those with the highest academic standing. Our Mission is to create scholarly (educational) and scholarship (financial) opportunities in which participants of all levels have a fair and equal chance to participate and be successful. Website: www.cksf.org THE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR GREATER ATLANTA TCF's scholarships provide financial support to students attending undergraduate and graduate school. Each scholarship has different purposes and criteria, as established by the donor. For details about each scholarship fund, please refer to their website. Vilma Weeks The Hurt Building, Suite 449 Atlanta, GA 30303 Phone: 404-688-5525 Fax: 404-688-3060

E-mail: [email protected] Website: www.atlcf.org.

DALE E. FRIDELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP The Dale E. Fridell Memorial Scholarship is open to anyone aspiring to attend a university, college, trade school, technical institute, vocational training or other post-secondary education program. Eligible students may not have already been receiving or awarded a full-tuition scholarship or waiver from another source. International students are welcome to apply. Deadlines: January, April, July, October 14. Awards: $1,000 Web: http://www.straightforwardmedia.com/scholarships/index.php DAVIS-PUTTER SCHOLARSHIP FUND The Davis ­Putter Scholarship Fund provides need-based grants to students who are able to do academic work at the college level and must demonstrate participation in expanding civil rights, economic justice, and international solidarity. Graduate or undergraduate students and must be enrolled in an st accredited school. Deadline April 1 . Award: Up to $6,000 P.O. Box 7307 E-mail: [email protected] New York, NY 10116-7307 HISPANIC ENGINEER NATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS CORPORATION (HENAAC) HENAAC's mission is to seek out, recognize, honor, and document Hispanic excellence in science and technology nationwide. Applicants must be engineering, math, computer science, or material science majors, and must have an overall GPA of 3.0. In addition, applicants must have a history of academic achievement and community service. Citizenship requirements vary depending on the scholarship (all students are encouraged to apply). Deadline: April 21. Award: $500 to $5,000 3900 Whiteside Street Tel: (800) 644-4223

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Los Angeles, CA 90063 E-mail: [email protected]

Fax: (323) 262-0946 Web site: www.henaac.org

THE HUDGENS AWARD Scott Hudgens Scholarship Program is open to students graduating from a Gwinnett County public school or a Buford City public high school and be enrolled at Gwinnett Technical College within one year after high school graduation. Deadlines: Jan. 20, Apr. 1, Jul. 20, Oct. 20. Amount: $2,000. Gwinnett Tech Foundation P.O. Box 1505 Lawrenceville, Georgia or Gwinnett Tech Foundation Room 405, Building 100 5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, 30043

LAMBDA THETA NU SORORITY INC Scholarship available for a Latina pursuing her education at an accredited college or university. No specific major required. Award: $200 to $1,000. Deadline: varies La Mesa Directiva 1220 Rosecrans Ave. #543 San Diego, CA 92106 Web: www.lambdathetanu.org

LA UNIDAD LATINA FOUNDATION, INC. La Unidad Latina Foundation awards scholarship grants to worthy and needy students for the pursuit of higher education. Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to Hispanic students enrolled at community colleges, four-year institutions, and graduate programs. Awards: $250 to $1000. Deadlines: February 15 and October 15. O La Unidad Latina Foundation th 84 William Street, 15 Floor New York, NY 10038 [email protected] web: http://foundation.launidadlatina.org/Apply.htm

MAGAF - MEXICAN AMERICAN GROCERS ASSOCIATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP The Mexican American Grocers Association Foundation offers renewable scholarships for financially disadvantaged Hispanic students preparing for careers in sales, merchandising, or marketing in the grocery industry. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Deadline: April 1st. Mexican American Grocers Association Scholarship 405 North San Fernando Road Los Angeles, CA 90031 Tel: (323) 227-1565 E-mail: [email protected] Website: www.maga-inc.org

MALDEF MALDEF awards law school scholarships to Latino students in their first, second or third year of law school, and communications scholarships to students pursuing a graduate or professional degree in the field of communications. Deadline: October 2. Awards: Up to $7,000. 634 S. Spring Street 11th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90014 Tel: 213 629 2512 Ext. 124 Website: www.maldef.org

MALDEF-ADOLESCENCE & YOUTH UNDERGRADUATE AWARD The Henry A Murray Research Center offers $1,000 scholarships to an undergraduate student proposing a research project using Murphy Center data. Proposals must be approved by a supervising faculty member before the grant application is submitted. Grants Program Administrator 10 Garden Street Cambridge, MA 02138 e-mail: [email protected]

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AUTOMOTIVE HALL OF FAME SCHOLARSHIP Applicants must have a sincere interest in automotive career and must already be accepted at an accredited college or university. Academic excellence and two letters of recommendation are required for this scholarship. Deadline May 30th. 21400 Oakwood Boulevard Dearborn, MI 48121 Tel: 313-240-4000 www.automotivehalloffame.org

MERRILL LYNCH AWARD FOR DISTINCTION The award gives Hispanic students the chance to intern at the Merrill Lynch Company for 10-12 weeks at a summer analyst program. It also provides scholarship money for college tuition to sophomores and juniors attending accredited institutions. Deadline: December 8. Awards: $5,000 - $10,000. Merrill Lynch Campus Recruiting 4 World Financial Center, Floor 02 New York, NY 10080 [email protected] www.ml.com/careers/scholarships

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HISPANIC JOURNALISTS (NAHJ) The National Association of Hispanic Journalists offers various scholarships to aspiring young Latino students pursuing a career in journalism. Applicants can be high school seniors, college undergraduates, or graduate students. The Ruben Salazar Scholarship Fund assists undergraduate students. The Newhouse Scholarship Program is for college juniors and seniors majoring in print journalism. The Cristina Saralegui Scholarship Program is for college sophomores. Awards: $1,000 to $2,000. NAHJ Scholarship Program 1193 National Press Building Washington, DC 20045-2100 Tel: (202) 662-7145 Fax: (202) 662-7144 Web site: www.nahj.org

NATIONAL SCULPTURE SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP Applicants must have an interest in sculpture but all majors welcomed. Applicants must show proof of enrollment in any US University. Mail self-addressed envelope to address provided. Deadline: May 31st . 237 Park Ave. New York, NY 10017 www.nationalsculpture.org Tel: (212) 764-5645 Fax: (212) 765-5651 [email protected]

NUCLEAR AGE PEACE FOUNDATION This foundation offers poetry and an essay contest. Requirements depend on the foundation you will be entering. Awards range from $200-$1,500. Please call or visit website for more information. PMB 121 1187 Coast village Road, Suite 1 Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2794 POETRY CONTEST Poetry Contest opened to all poets, call or check website for more information. International Library of Poetry One Poetry Plaza Ownings Mill, MD 21117 Tel: (410) 356-2000 www.poetry.com Tel: (805) 965-3443 Fax: (805) 568-0466 www.wagingpeace.org

PRINT AND GRAPHICS SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION Annual national competition for approx. 300 scholarships careers in the graphic communications industry. Requirements: Pursuing a career in graphic communications, be a high school senior or a high school graduate that has not yet started college or a college student enrolled in a two or four-year program and

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planning to be a full time student. Awards are given on the basis of high school/college academic records, recommendation letters, extracurricular interests and academic honors. Scholarships are renewable. Website: www.gain.net/PIA_GATF/PDF E-mail: [email protected] Tel: (412) 741-6860, ext. 161 Fax: (412) 741-2311

SALEF-"Fulfilling Our Dreams" SCHOLARSHIP FUND Applicants must be of Salvadoran, Central American, or other Latino background and must demonstrate financial need. Applicants should have a history of community service and involvement and a 2.5 GPA. High school applicants must be admitted to a four year college or community college; college applicants must be working toward their Bachelor of Arts or Graduate degree and must write a 500 word essay for SALEF. Awards: $500-$2,500 Applications available in January. Education Programs Coordinator 1625 W. Olympic Blvd. Ste 718 Los Angeles, CA 90015 Tel: 213-480-1052 www.salef.org [email protected]

SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS FOUNDATION AHETEMS General Scholarships Hispanic high school graduates or current undergraduate students may apply for this scholarship if they are planning to study science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or a related field. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Deadline: April 1. Awards: $1000 to $3000. AHETEMS Scholarship Program University of TX at Arlington, College of engineering 634 Nedderman Hall Box 19019 Tel: 817-272-1116 www.shpe.org

TELACU LINC EDUCATION FOUNDATION Each year, the LINC TELACU Education Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships to students in California, Texas, Illinois and New York. Students must be a low income, first generation college students, have a minimum GPA of 2.5, and attend one of 36 partnering colleges and universities. Deadline: April 1. Awards: varies. LINC TELACU Education Foundation Scholarship Program 5400 E. Olympic Blvd. Suite 300 Los Angeles, CA 90022 Tel: 323-721-1655 www.telacu.com

THE ELIE WIESEL PRIZE IN ETHICS ESSAY CONTEST Open to all full time seniors and juniors at colleges or Universities. Check website for yearly essay questions. Deadline: December 3, 2004. Awards: $500-$5,000. The Elie Wiesel Foundation for Humanity 529 Fifth Avenue-Suite 1802 New York, NY 10017 Tel: (212) 490-7777 Fax: (212) 490-6006 www.elieweselfoundation.org

WENDY'S AND UNIVISION 34 "LIGA DE CAMPEONES" Established to motivate Latino youth in the Metro Atlanta and surrounding counties to complete high school education and to assist them in pursuing a college degree. Applicants must reside in the Atlanta DMA and be a bilingual high school senior of Hispanic descent. A minimum 3.0 minimum GPA is required. To request an application send a letter with a self addressed stamped envelope to Wendy's and Univision 34 "League of Champions." Deadline: May 15, 2006. Wendy's y Univision 34 "Liga de Campeones" 3350 Peachtree Rd. Suite 1250 Atlanta, GA 30326 Scholarship programs are subject to change at any time. Revised 4/07

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FOR MIGRANT STUDENTS PAUL & DAISEY SOROS FELLOWSHIP FOR NEW AMERICANS Fellowships that provide opportunities for graduate education to New Americans (Defined as a resident alien, a naturalized citizen, or the child or 2 parents who are naturalized citizens). The applicant must have a bachelor's degree or be in the final year of undergraduate study. http://www.pdsoros.org THE GENESEO MIGRANT CENTER It provides a variety of scholarships to offer financial assistance to migrant students who want to further their education. Application forms are available for each of the programs in Adobe Acrobat 'PDF' format which allows you to download the form in a printable format. The Geneseo Migrant Center has provided financial assistance to students across the country with a recent or ongoing history of movement to obtain work in agriculture since the inception of its first scholarship fund in 1974. These scholarships are supported solely by private contributions and small fundraising activities. Gloria and Joseph Mattera National Scholarship Fund for Migrant Children Frank Kazmierczak Memorial Migrant Scholarship for Future Teachers Margaret Raley New York State Migrant Student Scholarship Robert Apicella Migrant Scholarship for Public Service Friends of Senator Jack Perry Migrant Scholarship Aurelio "Larry" Jazo Memorial Migrant Scholarship Migrant Farm worker Baccalaureate Scholarship Juanita Crippen Memorial Scholarship Berrien Fragos Thorn Arts Scholarships for Migrant Farmworkers

27 Lackawanna Avenue Tel: (585) 658-7960 Mt. Morris, New York 14510 Toll Free: (800) 245-5681 Website: http://www.migrant.net/migrant/scholarships.htm ADDITIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MIGRANT STUDENTS BANK OF AMERICA: FINANCIAL SWEEPSTAKES To help cover some basic school costs, the Bank of America Financial Aid Sweepstakes will award five $1,000 checks to eligible college students. Contact: www.bankofamerica.com/studentbanking/?template=stb_scholarships_and_aid&state=IT. Award Amount: $1,000. Deadline: August 3, 2007.

DISCOVER CARD TRIBUTE AWARD SCHOLARSHIP: Any current high school junior who is enrolled in an accredited public or private high school in the United States, has at least 2.75 cumulative grade point average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale for the 9th and 10th grades, demonstrates accomplishments in Leadership and Community Service, and has faced a significant roadblock or challenge Contact: www.discoverfinancial.com/data/philanthropy/tribute.shtml Award Amount: $2,5000 (state) $25,000. Deadline: See website.

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HACU-CLASE: Full-time undergraduate or graduate students of any major in the U.S. (including Puerto Rico) or Mexico. *U.S. applicants must possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 and must be enrolled at one of HACU's member or partner colleges. *For more details, please visit the provided website ***There are various awards, visit website for more information*** Contact: www.hacu.net. Award Amount: $1,000. Deadline: See website.

LENA CHANG INTERNSHIP AWARD: The Lena Chang Internships are open to students currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States at either the undergraduate or graduate level. Applicants must demonstrate superior academic achievement and financial need. Preference will be given to students of color. Award Amount: $2,500 (stipend for 10 weeks). DEADLINE: APRIL 1, 2007. Nuclear Age Peace Foundation Lena Chang Internships, Selection Committee PMB 121, 1187 Coast Village Rd., Suite 1 Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2794 . Tel: Web: www.wagingpeace.org

MALDEF-ELLEN & FEDERICO JIMENEZ SCHOLARSHIP: The Ellen and Federico Jimenez Scholarship Program will benefit immigrant students who do not qualify for state or federal financial aid for undergraduate studies in selected public institutions in California and Texas. The program awards a minimum of twenty-five scholarships annually to college students who have demonstrated commitment to serving the Latino community. Award Amount: $2,000. Deadline: Varies 634 South Spring St, 11th Floor Los Angeles, CA 90014

Web:www.maldef.org

NATIONAL PEACE ESSAY CONTEST: Students are eligible to participate if they are in grades nine through twelve in any of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. territories, or if they are U.S. citizens attending high school overseas. Students may be attending a public, private, or parochial school or participating in a high school correspondence program. Entries from home-schooled students are also accepted. Students must be in grades nine through twelve at the Contest deadline. Deadline: February 1, 2007. 1200 17th Street NW Washington, DC 20036 Tel: (202) 457-1700 Web: www.usip.org.

NATIONAL SCULPTURE SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP: Scholarships of $2,000 each are available for students of figurative or representational sculpture. Scholarships are paid directly to the academic institution through which the student applies. Award Amount: $1000. Deadline: April 30th of each year. Scholarships National Sculpture Society 237 Park Avenue, Ground Floor New York, NY 10017

Web: www.nationalsculpture.org.

PFLAG-HATCH YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: The PFLAG National Scholarships Program is funded by the Palmer B. Carson Trust and other private donors, including the support of the employees group, Gays, Lesbians, and Allies at Dow. The program offers six scholarships of $2500 and fourteen $1,000 scholarships. Application materials can be downloaded from the PFLAG website www.pflag.org. For more information contact [email protected] or the Scholarships Administrator at 202.467.8180 ext 219. Contact: www.pflag.org. Award Amount: $1000-2500. Deadline: February 14th Scholarship program are subject to change at any time. Revised 1/08

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POETRY CONTEST: Poetry.com will award over 1,200 awards and prizes totalling over $100,000 to amateur poets in the coming months. All contestants are eligible for both of our contests: The Free Poetry Contest, judged by our Editors, as well as The Free Poets Choice...Rate My Poem contest, voted on by poets worldwide. Type your name, street address, and poem below and then click submit! Anyone can enter the competition simply by submitting an original poem, 20 lines or fewer with a maximum of 60 characters per line, on any subject, in any style. If your poem makes it to the semi-finals, you will receive an acknowledgment by regular mail within seven weeks Contact: www.poetry.com. Award Amount: $100-10000. Deadline: Ongoing. PRUDENTIAL SPIRIT OF COMMUNITY AWARD: The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards honor young people in middle level and high school grades for outstanding volunteer service to their communities. Created in 1995 by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), the awards constitute the United States' largest youth recognition program based solely on volunteering. Contact: www.prudential.com. Award Amount: $1000-6000. Deadline: October 31st. STANLEY E. JACKSON SCHOLARSHIP: This scholarship is available to disabled minority students gifted in general intellectual ability, specific academic aptitude, leadership, or in the visual or performing arts. Amount Awarded: $1000 Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time students at a college, vocational, technical or fine arts training program. Must demonstrate financial need. See Summary Foundation for Exceptional Children, 1920 Association Dr., Reston VA 20191 [email protected] WAL-MART FOUNDATION: The deadline for 2007 Scholarship Application is now past. Winners will be announced on or before April 25, 2007. Non-winners will be notified by e-mail by May 1, 2007. Watch this site in October 2007 for programs available for students attending fall 2008 semester. Contact: www.walmartfoundation.org. Award Amount: $1000. Deadline: February and November. YOSHIYAMA AWARD FOR EXEMPLARY SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY: This Award recognizes exemplary service and community involvement rather than academic achievement. Recipients of the Yoshiyama Award for Exemplary Service to the Community leave a lasting impression in their community - many, though not all, have started projects and programs, or taken on challenges, that relate to the corporate citizenship, philanthropic, and corporate social responsibility (CSR) priorities of the Foundation and Hitachi, Ltd. - improving the wellbeing of economically and socially isolated Americans. The Award is accompanied by a gift of $5,000, dispensed over two years. Recipients may use the Award at their discretion.

st Contact: www.hitachifoundation.org/yoshiyama Award Amount: $5000. Deadline: April 1 of each year.

NATIONAL MINORITY JUNIOR GOLF SCHOLARSHIP ASSOCIATION: The National Minority College Golf Scholarship Fund has continued to successfully promote golf programs at predominantly minority colleges through the generous support of patrons and corporations. "The Ultimate Golf Match" enables to NMCGSF to provide the "ultimate" in financial support to minority students and colleges. Through this very important program the NMCGSF can continue to help provide a quality education for minority students that might not otherwise be able to realize their dream of a college degree. Contact www.nmcgsf.com. Award Amount: $1000-6000. Deadline: May 15th. Scholarship program are subject to change at any time. Revised 1/08

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SAMMY 2007 SCHOLARSHIP 2007 Outstanding senior scholar athletes are eligible to apply. 25 winners will be awarded a $7,500 scholarship from the Milk Processor Education Program. Contact: www.bodybymilk.com. Application deadline is March 9t

REGIONAL

Detatel Scholars Foundation Scholarship:

The Datatel Scholars Foundation (DSF), an independent tax-exempt foundation, awards scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students attending eligible Datatel client institutions. Since its establishment in 1990, the Datatel Scholars Foundation has helped deserving scholars meet their education goals by awarding over 3,000 scholarships totaling nearly $4.5 million.

Contact: www.datatel.com. Award Amount: $700-2000.

MANA Coors Scholarship Program:

Goal: To empower Latinas through leadership development, community service, and advocacy. Criteria Must be first in family to attend college or university or be a single mother returning to school;Must be a female of Hispanic descent; At least 21 years old; Must be enrolled in an accredited college or university. The Coors Primeras Scholarship Program 1725 K Street, NW, Suite 201 Washington D.C. 20006 (202) 833-0060 x14 Email: [email protected] web: http://www.hermana.org

Service Leadership Award:

The SIFE Service Leadership Award is presented on an annual basis. To qualify for this award, applicants must fulfill the following criteria during the academic year in which they are applying: Be an active member of a SIFE Team. Have registered as an official SIFE student participant at www.sifeusa.org. Completed 100 hours of service through participation in SIFE activities. Website: http://www.sife.org/united_states/index.asp?ID=US Contact: 323.564.7911. Award Amount: $2000. Deadline: April.

CAREER/MAJOR BASED SCHOLARSHIPS

ADA FOUNDATION-MINORITY DENTAL STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Minority Dental Student Scholarship Program mirrors that of the Dental Student Scaholarship. Applicants must be a U.S. Citizen (permanent resident status does not qualify). Must be an entering second year student at the time of application and currently attending or enrolled at a dental school accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the American Dental Association. Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time student, a minimum of 12 credit hours. Applicants must have a minimum accumulative grade point average of 3.0 based on a 4.0 scale; Deadline: October 16th. 444 N. Michigan Ave Suite 3400 Chicago IL 60611 Website: www.ada.org Amount: $2500.

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AIChE MINORITY AWARDS FOR INCOMING COLLEGE FRESHMEN

Applicants must be planning to attend a four-year university offering science/engineering degree. Applicants are encouraged to choose classes leading to a degree in science or engineering. The selection of winners will be based on the applicant's academic record, participation in school and work activities, reason for choosing science or engineering, and financial need. Deadline: May 15 AICHE Minority Scholarship Awards 3 Park Avenue New York, NY 10016-5991 E-Mail: [email protected] Tel: (212) 591-7107 Fax: (212)-591-8888 Web site: www.aiche.org/students/studentawards/stulist.htm Amount: 1,000

BREAKTHROUGH TO NURSING SCHOLARSHIP FOR ETHNIC PEOPLE OF COLOR:

U.S. citizens and students with an Alien Registration number currently enrolled in state-approved schools of nursing or pre-nursing in associate degree, baccalaureate, diploma, generic doctorate, and generic master's programs. Funds are not available for graduate study unless it is for a first degree in nursing. Deadline: January 11 Website: www.nsna.org. Amount: Varies

The Duracell/National Urban League Scholarship:

This scholarship is available to minority college sophomores ranking in the top 25% of their class and majoring in courses leading to a career. Contact: National Urban c/o Director of Education 500 E. 62nd St., 10th Fl. New York, NY 10021 Contact: 888.839.0467. League Deadline: April 15 Amount of Scholarship: $10,000 Information: www.duracell.com

Fredrikson & Byron Foundation-Minority Scholarship Program:

The Fredrikson & Byron Foundation Minority Scholarship Program sponsors educational opportunities for currently enrolled, first-year law students of diverse backgrounds. The student who is awarded is also invited to become a summer associate. Contact: www.fredlaw.com Award Amount: $10,000. Deadline: March 31.

HENAAC Graduate and Undergraduate Student Leadership Award Scholarship:

HENAAC encourages all engineering, applied science, computer science and math students to apply this year. Some of the scholarships do not require citizenship status. Contact: 323.262.0997. Award Amount: $1000-5000. Deadline: Varies. http://www.henaac.org/scholarships/

Justicia en Diversidad Scholarship Fund

Applicants must attend a high school within the United States. Be of Latino heritage. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale. Attend an accredited two or four-year U.S. college on a full-time basis during the 2006 ­ 2007 academic year (verification of attendance will be required prior to payment disbursement). Citizenship Required Contact: www.jdfoundation.org/scholarship. Scholarship program are subject to change at any time. Revised 1/08

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Award Amount: $1500. Deadline: Varies.

Leonard Perryman Scholarship:

Undergraduate student studying religion journalism/mass communications. The scholarship is offered in recognition of the work of Leonard M. Perryman, a journalist for The United Methodist Church for nearly 30 years. Contact: www.umcom.org. Award Amount: $2500. Deadline: March 15 of every year.

Microsoft Minority Scholarship:

To be eligible, you must be enrolled full time in a Bachelor's degree program at a college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico at the time you submit the application. Plus, we'll need to see that you're making satisfactory progress toward an undergraduate degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical discipline such as electrical engineering, math, or physics--and that you demonstrate an interest in computer science. Because the scholarship is merit based, you must maintain a 3.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 4.0, or a 4.0 cumulative grade point average out of a possible 5.0. Citizenship required Contact: www.microsoft.com/college/ss_overview.mspx Award Amount: Full tuition and fees, monthly stipend, and internship. Deadline: January 15

Newhouse Scholarship Program:

Current high school seniors, college undergraduates and first-year graduate students who are pursuing careers as print, photo, broadcast or online journalists. Each scholarship has different requirements for eligibility. Please carefully review each to determine which ones you qualify for. Contact: www.nahj.org. Award Amount: $5000 per year (two years). Deadline: March of each year. ADDITIONAL SOURCES;

Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders:

Applicant must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a full-time student in a four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territories, and demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry. Recipients must also be available to attend the 25th annual National USHLI Conference, March 15-18, 2007 in Chicago, IL. Contact: www.ushli.org/resources/scholarships.html Award Amount: $1000. Deadline: January 13th

National Peace Essay Contest:

Students are eligible to participate if they are in grades nine through twelve in any of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, the U.S. territories, or if they are U.S. citizens attending high school overseas. Students may be attending a public, private, or parochial school or participating in a high school correspondence program. Entries from home-schooled students are also accepted. Students must be in grades nine through twelve Contact: http://www.usip.org/ed/npec Award Amount: $1000. Deadline: February.

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OTHER SCHOLARSHIP LINKS:

http://youth.foundationcenter.org/youth_scholarships.html http://www.nshp.org/news/scholarships http://www.latinocollegedollars.org http://www.knowhow2go.org http://www.hispanicheritage.org/youth_cont.php?cont=42 http://www.maldef.org/pdf/Scholarships.pdf http://enrollment.csusb.edu/LatinoScholarships.html http://www.lawanc.org/index.html

http://www.scholarshipsforhispanics.org/

Carolinas Scholarships and Aid available for Nursing and Allied Health students at Carolinas College of Health Sciences

Applications for all scholarships below are accepted from nursing and allied health students accepted for admission at Carolinas College of Health Sciences. Primary criteria are need (based on FAFSA calculation) and merit (based on grade point average and SAT scores). Specialty criteria (i.e. bilingualism, veteran, etc.) are listed below. Contact for scholarship information at Carolinas College of Health Sciences is Jill Powell, Financial Aid Officer, 794.355.8894. Anderson Bi-Lingual Scholarship ($500 - $1000) based on need, available only to students fluent in at least one language other than English Harris Scholarships (6 scholarships varying from $400 to $4000 each), merit and need based Hollandsworth Scholarship (two $2,500 awards) need based Gaffney Scholarship ($1000), need based, preference to minority students enrolled in nursing Stack Scholarship ($2,000) need based Stone Scholarship (three $2,000 awards) need and merit based Elinor Caddell Scholarship ($700) need based, for student planning to pursue graduate nursing education Susan Stricker Scholarship ($800) merit based, for Radiologic Technology students only Alison Royal-Combs Scholarship ($1000) need based Barbara Tate Scholarship ($1000) need based Nurkin Scholarship ($700), need based, limited to single mothers enrolled in nursing program Tillery Scholarship ($700), merit and need based, preference to former military and pilots Jim and Nancy Hill Scholarship ($600), merit and need based, for nursing students only Cato Foundation Scholarship ($1000 - $4,000, available in 2008 and thereafter) for allied health students, need and merit based. Carolinas HealthCare System Forgivable Loan: Students may borrow up to $10,000 toward tuition and fees; loan is forgiven after two years working at Carolinas Medical Center following graduation.

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