Scholarships for Minorities

The higher education landscape is becoming more diverse, and organizations are striving to make college more affordable and attainable for people of all cultures and backgrounds. The following scholarship opportunities are being offered to minority students:

Adelante! Fund Scholarships

American Association of Colleges of Nursing: Minority Nurse Faculty Scholars Program

American Indian College Fund

  • Multiple scholarships available

American Indian Science and Engineering Society

  • Multiple scholarships available

Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF)

Association on American Indian Affairs Scholarships

  • Multiple scholarships available

Coca-Cola Scholars Program

CHCI (Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute) Scholarship

Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship Program

Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

Gates Millennium Scholars

Hispanic College Fund

  • Multiple scholarships available by major

Intel Science Talent Search

Lagrant Foundation

Marriott Minority Entrepreneurs Scholarship Program

McDonald’s Scholarships

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

National Black Nurses Association Scholarships

New York Urban League Scholarships

Ron Brown Scholar Program

Shell Oil Company Incentive Fund (for bachelor’s degree under-represented students) & Shell Minority Scholarship Program (for under-represented high school seniors)

Thurgood Marshall College Fund Scholarships

USDA Hispanic-Serving Institutions National Program: Public Service Leaders Scholarship

Xerox Foundation Technical Minority Scholarship Program

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

  • Many scholarships listed from different corporations and organizations

For more information check out:

Hispanic Student Scholarships