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 101-116 of 116 scholarships
View Details Bobby Cox Memorial Fund Blue Mountain Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Milton-Freewater, OR|
  • Residence: Live in |Walla Walla, OR|
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The Bobby Cox Memorial Fund is awarded to graduating high school senior of Milton-Freewater, Oregon. Applicants must demonstrate leadership and with a Latino descent
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Minority Teacher Scholarship State Student Assistance Commission of Indiana
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Sep-4-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Indiana|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Teaching|
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This scholarship was established to benefit minority students planning to teach in an accredited school in Indiana upon graduation. Applicants must agree to teach in Indiana for at least three years.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Spectrum Doctoral Fellowship American Library Association (ALA)
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  • 20,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Michigan (MI)|University of Pittsburgh (PA)|University of Arizona (AZ)|University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA|Rutgers University, NJ|Simmons College, Boston, MA|Syracuse University (NY)|University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN|University of TexasAustin (TX)|University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI|
  • Major: Study |Library Science|
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This fellowship was funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services to increase racial and ethnic diversity among our professions next generation of LIS leaders. Applicants must have been accepted into a PhD program in library science at any of the ten participating schools.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details The Maureen L. & Howard N. Blitman, P.E., Scholarship Michigan Society of Professional Engineers
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship is given yearly to an incoming ABET-accredited engineering college or university student who is part of an ethnic minority.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African/Caribbean-American|
  • Organization: American Psychological Association, Division 14 (Professional Association)
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Goldstein & Schneider Scholarships by the Macey Fund is awarded to student affiliate of American Psychological Association Division 14. Applicant must be a Ph.D. student in psychology at a regionally accredited university or college.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details James Buchner Memorial Scholarship The Community Foundation Serving Riverside & San Bernadino Cities
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • School (K-12): |Cathedral City High School, Cathedral City, CA|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
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The scholarship was established as an endowment by Dora Buchner to honor the memory of her husband James Buchner. The scholarship provides financial support to Hispanic, Catholic students, and are a high school senior at Cathedral City High School who have demonstrated motivation, perseverance and a sincere desire to gain a college degree.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Minority Scholars Award American Medical Association (AMA) Foundation
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  • 10,000
  • 13 awards
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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This scholarship was established through the collaboration of AMA foundation and AMA Minority Affairs Section (MAS) and support from Pfizer Inc. to provide tuition assistance to medical students. The scholarship honors exceptional academic achievements and commitment to removing health care differences.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Organization: Austin Capital Area Community Leadership Council (Club)
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The David Andrew Ramirez Memorial Scholarship Fund is awarded to a student of Hispanic origin. Applicants must be active member of Austin Capital Area Community Leadership Council
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Beca Patio Chile para Latinoamerica International Council of Shopping Centers
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Organization: International Council of Shopping Centers (Professional Organization)
  • Career: |Retail Real Estate (Industry)|
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This scholarship was established through the collaboration between Patio and the ICSC Foundation, to provide professional development opportunities to a professional living in Latin America. This is open to individuals who are new to retail real estate and those who are looking to expand your knowledge of management, marketing, leasing/ development, design and construction.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details The Planigrupo Latin American Fellowship International Council of Shopping Centers
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Organization: International Council of Shopping Centers (Professional Organization)
  • Career: |Retail Real Estate (Industry)|
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This fellowship was established to help individuals who are new to retail real estate, expand their knowledge of management, marketing, leasing/ development, design and construction. Eligible applicants are Latin American ICSC members who demonstrated professional excellence, leadership ability, involvement and participation in the industry.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: Live in |Union|
  • Major: Study |Criminal Justice|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Retail Real Estate Diversity Scholarship International Council of Shopping Centers
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|Caribbean|African American/Black|
  • Organization: International Council of Shopping Centers (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |Accredited University|
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This graduate level scholarship was established to increase the ethnic diversity within the community of highly skilled retail real estate professionals. Applicants must be a U.S citizen with ICSC and belongs to an underrepresented minority group to be eligible.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Leo and Trinidad Sanchez Scholarship Silicon Valley Community Foundation
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  • 4,500
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Santa Clara, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |Santa Cruz, CA|
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The Leo and Trinidad Sanchez Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior or undergraduate at West Valley College. Applicants must be student of Hispanic heritage and pursuing major in architecture
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Latinos in Technology Scholarship Silicon Valley Community Foundation
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  • n/a
  • 100 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Santa Clara, CA|Fremont, CA|Newark, CA|San Mateo, CA|Union, CA|Santa Cruz, CA|
  • Residence: Live in |San Francisco, CA|Alameda, CA|
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The Latinos in Technology Scholarship is provided to 100 Latino students to support them in pursuing a college education. The scholarship was established by the Hispanic Foundation of Silicon Valley. The awardees must major in a STEM program and demonstrate financial need.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Employer: |La Tortilla Factory|
  • Residence: Live in |Sonoma, CA|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to the children of employees of La Tortilla Factory who are latino and are a high school graduates of a Sonoma County high schools.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: Live in |Kane, IL|
  • School (College): Attend |Aurora University (IL)|
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The Christine A. Ponquinette Memorial/INC Board Minority Student Scholarship is awarded to African American or Hispanic students pursuing a degree in Social Work. Applicants must be students attending Aurora University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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