Scholarships for Latin American / South American / Hispanics

While some scholarships are awarded based on a particular course of study or academic successes, others recognize students' cultural or ethnic heritage. As such, there are a wide variety of scholarships available to students of Latin American, South American and Hispanic heritage. Some of these scholarships are open to members of many minority groups, while others are specifically for Latin American or South American students. Other requirements may apply, such as attaining a certain GPA, pursuing a specific course of study or having a financial need. Applications for many of these scholarships require potential recipients to provide academic transcripts, complete federal financial aid forms and to complete a personal essay on a provided topic. Ready to find a scholarship to help you fulfill your academic aspirations? Discover a variety of scholarships for Latin American, South American and Hispanic students in our list below.

Showing 21-40 of 116 scholarships
View Details Latino Breakfast Club Scholarship Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts
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  • 4,100
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Hampden, MA|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The latino Breakfast Club Scholarship is provided to senior high school students of Hampden County. The awardee for the fund must be a Latino.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • November 2017
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public| in |Alamance, NC|Guilford, NC|Randolph, NC|Rockingham, NC|Caswell, NC|
  • Residence: Live in |Forsyth, NC|Stokes, NC|Surry, NC|Davidson, NC|Montgomery, NC|Yadkin, NC|
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Qu Pasa Media and Wells Fargo partnered to establish this scholarship to assist the education of young Hispanic residents in the Piedmont-Triad area. Students must be attending a community college, public or private college or university in North Carolina.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Ofield Dukes Multicultural Student Award Public Relations Society of America
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Major: Study |Public Relations|Journalism|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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Ofield Dukes Multicultural Student Award is a $1,000 award given to awardee who are enrolled in a journalism program, public relations studies or courses preparing for a career in public relations. The scholarship was established bu the PRSA Foundation in honor of Ofield Dukes.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Marcia Silverman Minority Student Award Public Relations Society of America
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Major: Study |Public Relations|Journalism|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College senior|
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The Marcia Silverman Minority Student Award is awarded to a student enrolled in a journalism program, public relations studies courses. Applicants mus be entering your senior year of undergraduate studies with minimum 3.0 GPA.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): |US Accredited Institution|Four-year|
  • Major: Study |Economics|Business|Accounting|Finance|Insurance|Risk Management|
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Surety and Fidelity Industry Intern and Scholarship Program for Minority Students (SFIISP) is given to minority students who are pursuing a major in insurance/risk management, accounting, economics, or business/finance. The program provides an up to $5,000 fund annually to outstanding students who meets the identified eligibility. The aim of the program is to give minority students financial support and exposure to surety/fidelity industry.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details William K. Schubert Minority Nursing Scholarship Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
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  • 2,750
  • 1 award
  • Apr-30-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Korean|Chinese|Filipino|Pacific Islander|Eastern Indian|Hispanic|Vietnamese|Male Nurse|Male Nursing Student|Japanese|Thai|Southeast Asian|African American/Black|Native Hawaiian|
  • School (College): |Accredited School of Nursing|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Pediatric Nursing|
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The scholarship is open to students who are member of one of the underrepresented groups in the registered nursing profession. The scholarship is awarded to assist with tuition and fees for individuals who are preparing to be pediatric registered nurses that provide patient care. Applicants must be enrolled or accepted in a professional registered nurse program at an accredited school of nursing on a full-time or part-time basis.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Michigan|
  • School (College): |Accredited Law School|
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This scholarship was established to benefit Students of color (African American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander) enrolled or attending an accredited law school within the United States. Applicant must be a citizen of the United States and a permanent resident of the state of Michigan. Financial need is required.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +6 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Community College|Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit underrepresented minority students planning to pursue a degree in chemistry or chemistry-related fields. Applicants must be African American, Hispanic, or American Indian high school seniors or college freshman, sophomores, or juniors who are U.S. citizens or permanent U.S. residents. Students must also demonstrate academic ability, leadership ability, financial need and have participation in school activities and community service.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Destino Scholarship Fund Ventura County Community Foundation
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  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: Live in |Ventura, CA|
  • School (College): |Community College|California State University, Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA|Moorpark College, Moorpark, CA|Oxnard College, Oxnard, CA|Ventura College, Ventura, CA|
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The Destino Scholarship Fund was established to benefit graduating Latina or Latino high school seniors from high schools in Ventura County OR Latina or Latino community college students, or Latina or Latino college freshmen, sophomores, or juniors who graduated from high school in Ventura County and who are enrolled or plan to enroll full-time at an accredited California college, with a priority for those enrolled or enrolling at CSU Channel Islands, Moorpark College, Oxnard College, or Ventura College. Applicants must be a resident of Ventura County.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|
  • School (College): |Accredited Law School|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students of color accepted to or presently attending an accredited Michigan law school. Applicant must be a permanent resident of the state of Michigan.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 2,500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Community College|
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ACS Scholars Program is a scholarship provided to African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian student. The scholarship provides an up to $5,000 depending on the awardees financial need and availability of funds. The applicant must demonstrate high academic achievement in chemistry or science and financial need.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Jackie Klinesteker Minority Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |Michigan|West Michigan, MI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students of color (African-American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander) residing in West Michigan. Applicants must be majoring in a mental health-related field of study at an accredited college/university within the state of Michigan. Graduate students are given first preference and those students who demonstrated financial need.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details MillerCoors Engineering and Science Scholarship Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Biochemistry|Computer Science|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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MillerCoors Engineering and Sciences Scholarship is offered to Hispanic juniors or seniors of Biochemistry, Computer Science, or Engineering. The scholarship provides a $3,000 fund to several awardees who meets the requirements.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details HANA Scholars General Board of Higher Education & Ministry
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  • 1,000 - 3,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Hispanic|
  • Religion: |United Methodist|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|Doctoral-level study|
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The HANA Scholars is awarded to a student with Hispanic, Asian, or Native American ethnicity. Applicants must be member of The United Methodist Church
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details ACS Scholars Program American Chemical Society (ACS)
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |Community College|Accredited College or University|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to outstanding underrepresented minority students who are pursuing a degree in the chemical sciences or chemical technology in an accredited college, university, or community college.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Josephine Forman Scholarship General Commission on Archives and History, The United Methodist Church
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  • 10,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • Major: Study |Archival Science|
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Founded in honor of Josephine Forman, the scholarship aims to provide financial support to minority students pursuing graduate education in archival science, to encourage students to pursue a career as an archivist, and to promote the diversification of the American archives profession. The scholarship is given to applicants who demonstrate excellent potential for scholastic and personal achievement and who manifest a commitment both to the archives profession and to advancing diversity concerns within it.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Minority Scholarship Ohio Newspapers Foundation
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|Asian-American|
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Journalism|Communications|Advertising|
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This scholarship was established by the Ohio Newspapers Foundation to benefit minority high school seniors in Ohio planning to pursue study relevant to the newspaper industry. Students must be majoring in journalism, advertising, marketing, or communications degree program at an Ohio college or university.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.5
View Details Luis A. Ramos Scholarship Central Susquehanna Community Foundation
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  • 700
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Athletics: |Soccer|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The scholarship was established to award high school senior in Berwick Area or Northwest Area High School who have participated in a soccer program and have demonstrated a strong commitment to the community.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details MillerCoors Colorado Scholarship Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: Live in |Colorado|
  • Major: Study |Biochemistry|Mechanical Engineering|Marketing|Public Relations|Finance/banking|Accounting|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Communications|Computer Information Systems|Sales|International Business|Supply Chain Management|
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MillerCoors Colorado Scholarship is a $3,000 fund given to college juniors and seniors of a college or university in Colorado. The scholarship aims to support Hispanic students with preference to those who are majoring in Accounting, Computer Information Systems, Communications, Computer Science, Finance, International Business, Marketing, Management, Public Relations, Sales, and/or Supply Chain Management, Biochemistry, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Jos Mart Scholarship Challenge Grant Florida Department of Education
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Spanish|Hispanic|Mexican / Mexican American|Caribbean|Brazilian|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Florida|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|Portuguese Citizen|Eligible Non-Citizen|
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The Jos Mart Scholarship Challenge Grant is awarded to awarded to graduating high school seniors, undergraduate and Graduate students of Hispanic origin
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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