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In an effort to diversify their campuses, many colleges and universities offer scholarships for minority students, including Hispanics and Latinos. Many organizations, such as the Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF), are committed to assisting Hispanic and Latino students find free money for college. Our Scholarship Directory contains many awards for students with a Hispanic ethnic background. In many cases, students must also satisfy other eligibility requirements, such as participation in a sport or a stellar grade point average. Every scholarship is different, but our Scholarship Directory for Hispanic scholarships is a great place to start looking for awards.

SHPE Professional Scholarship

This award is for students who are employed in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics)-related field and are enrolled in a first undergraduate or graduate degree program in a STEM field. Students must be members of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and have a grade point average of 3.25 or higher. Students of Hispanic descent will be given priority.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30
2019

SHPE Undergraduate Scholarship

This award is for undergraduate students enrolled full time in a degree program in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) field. Students must be members of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and have a grade point average of 2.75 or higher. Students of Hispanic descent will be given priority.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  June 30
2019

Colgate-Palmolive Company Dental Residency or Specialty Program Scholarship

This award is for U.S. students who are training in an accredited dental residency or specialty program (including dental public health, oral surgery, orthodontics, endodontics, pediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, periodontics, pathology, and radiology). Students must be members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $4000 Awards:  4
Deadline:  July 1
2019

Dr. Juan D. Villarreal/HDA Foundation Scholarship

This award is for U.S. dental and dental hygiene students enrolled at a college or university in Texas. Applicants must be members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $1000 Awards:  2
Deadline:  July 1
2019

Proctor & Gamble Professional Oral Health Scholarship

This award is for U.S. dentistry, dental hygiene, dental assisting, and dental technician students. Applicants must be current members of the Hispanic Dental Association and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $2000 Awards:  6
Deadline:  July 1
2019

Dr. Gertrude Dunsworth Scholarship

The Dr. Gertrude Dunsworth Scholarship is available for first-time students at the Southern California University of Health Sciences. Applicants must be of Native America, African American or Latin American descent, and must have a grade point average of 2.7 or higher.

Total: $500 Awards:  5
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Wisconsin Minority Undergraduate Retention Grant

This award is available to Wisconsin residents who are classified as a minority and are undergraduate students enrolled in degree or certificate programs at Wisconsin Technical College, independent colleges and universities, or tribal colleges based in Wisconsin. Awards are based on financial need.

Total: $2500 Awards:  800
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Wisconsin Talent Incentive Program (TIP) Grant

This award is available for U.S. high school students who are residents of Wisconsin and planning to attend an in-state or eligible out-of-state public or independent postsecondary institution. Students must be first-time freshman, demonstrate financial need, and come from a non-traditional or educationally disadvantaged background.

Total: $1800 Awards:  4815
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Mexican Citizens with Financial Need - Border County Waiver

This award is available for Mexican students who demonstrate financial need and who are planning to enroll at one of the following public Texas colleges or universities: Sul Ross State University, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Texas Southmost College, Texas State Technical College-Harlingen, University of Texas at Brownsville, University of Texas at El Paso, and University of Texas Pan American.

Total: $5900 Awards:  2600
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Mexican Citizens with Financial Need - Border Nations Waiver

This award is available for Mexican citizens who are planning to attend a public college or university in Texas. The student must demonstrate financial need.

Total: $9000 Awards:  280
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Illinois Minority Real Estate Scholarship Program

This scholarship is available for minority U.S. students who are residents of the state of Illinois. The applicant must be pursuing courses of study that will prepare him/her for careers relating to the real estate industry or will enhance the skills and knowledge that he/she currently uses as a real estate professional.

Total: $500 Awards:  20
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Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) Scholarship

This scholarship is available for U.S. Latino/a undergraduate and graduate students. Students must demonstrate consistent active participation in public and/or community service activities.

Total: $5000 Awards:  127
Deadline:  April 15