Hispanic Scholarships

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This year, there will be more Hispanic students starting college than any other minority group. College costs can be too expensive for many students, but scholarships are available. Many organizations, such as the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), are committed to assisting Hispanic and Latino students find free money for college. To qualify for scholarship money, Hispanic students should plan to show a good GPA and also good test scores. But, these aren’t the only factors for receiving scholarship money. Always check the rules and requirements for scholarships. Every scholarship is different, but our Scholarship Directory for Hispanic and Latino scholarships is a great place to start looking for awards.

LULAC National Scholarship Fund

High school seniors who are Hispanic and residing in a state with a LULAC council are eligible for this award. Students must have a grade point average of 3.25 or higher and have an ACT/SAT score of 23/1100 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  120
Deadline:  March 31

CANFit Culinary Arts Undergraduate Scholarship

This award is available for students who are enrolled in a California culinary arts school. Students must be of African-American, American Indian, Alaska Native, Asian-American, Pacific Islander or Latino/Hispanic ethnicity.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 31

CANFit Graduate Scholarship

This award is available for minority students currently enrolled in a graduate program for nutrition, public health nutrition, physical education, or an American Dietetic Association-approved pre-professional practice program at an accredited California college or university. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher and have completed 12 to 15 units of graduate course work at the time of application.

Total: $2000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  March 31

CANFit Undergraduate Scholarship

This award is available for minority students who are currently enrolled in a fitness or nutrition program at an accredited California college or university. The applicant must have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher and have completed at least 50 credit hours toward his/her degree at the time of application.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  March 31

Albert W. Dent & Foster G. McGaw Graduate Student Scholarships

The Albert W. Dent & Foster G. McGaw Graduate Student Scholarships are available for students who are currently enrolled in the final year of a graduate program in health administration. Applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, must be citizens of the U.S. or Canada, and must demonstrate unmet financial need.

Total: $5000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  March 31

ESA Foundation Computer and Video Game Scholarship

This scholarship is available to U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are pursuing degrees leading to a career in computer and video game arts. Students must be female or a minority, and must have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher.

Total: $3000 Awards:  30
Deadline:  April 01

Jose Marti Scholarship Challenge Grant Fund

This award is available to Florida high school seniors and incoming graduate students who are of Hispanic descent and enroll at a participating Florida institution. Students must have an unweighted cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  10
Deadline:  April 01

GCSU Goizueta Foundation Scholarship

This award is available to incoming U.S. college freshmen who are planning to attend Georgia College & State University. Students must demonstrate financial need and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher. Preference will be given to students of Hispanic/Latino origin.

Total: $4000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  April 01

National Association of Hispanic Nurses Scholarship Award

U.S. students who are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate nursing program with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this award. Students must be Hispanic.

Total: $5000 Awards:  13
Deadline:  April 01

Mary Free Bed Minority Scholarship Program

This scholarship is available for minority students who reside in and around Grand Rapids, Michigan. Applicants must be currently enrolled in one of the specified nursing specialities and must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  5
Deadline:  April 01

George A. Strait Minority Scholarship

This award is available for minority graduate students who are pursuing a career related to law libraries. Click here to learn more and to apply, today!

Total: $5000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  April 01

Fleming/Blaszcak Scholarship

U.S. students of Mexican heritage who are enrolled full time in a four-year college or graduate school are eligible for this award. Students must major in or take courses that would be beneficial to a career in the plastics/polymer industry.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  April 01