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.

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View Details Minority Student Scholarship American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 2 awards
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Hispanic|African American/Black|Ethnic Minority|
  • Major: Study |Clinical Audiology|Audiology|Speech Pathology|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Sponsored by ASHFoundation, the scholarship is available to racial/ethnic minority students who are U.S. citizens and who are accepted for graduate study in audiology or speech-language pathology.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: Live in |Sonoma, CA|
  • Extracurricular: |Volunteer Activities|School Activities|
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The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Sonoma County Scholarship Fund is awarded to graduate student of Latino, Hispanic origin. Applicants must demonstrate involvement in community or school affairs and leadership
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Minority Scholarship (NSCA) National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA) Foundation
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|Asian Pacific American|
  • Organization: National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|
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The Minority Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a degree in a field of strength and conditioning. AApplicant must be a member of National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
View Details Women of Color Scholars Program General Board of Higher Education & Ministry
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  • 3,000 - 10,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian|Hispanic|African|African American/Black|
  • Religion: |United Methodist|
  • Major: Study |Religious Studies|
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This scholarship was established in 1988 to give financial, intellectual, and personal support to United Methodist women of color in theological and religious education. The lack of women of color faculty at United Methodist seminaries and theological schools was discussed and resulted in a recommendation that the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry develop strategies to address this imbalance. To be eligible applicants must be females born of African, Black, Hispanic, Asian, Native American parent (at least one parent). Students must be pursuing a PhD or ThD within the field of religious studies who desires to serve on the faculty or in an executive administrative position at a UM-related Theological School.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 3,045
  • 1 award
  • June 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|Alaska Native|African American/Black|Native Hawaiian|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|Lawfully present in the United States|
  • School (College): Attend a college in |Missouri|
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The scholarship was established to provide support to academically talented minorities and underrepresented individuals whose pursuing a bachelor or masters degree in environmental related course of study.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
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  • 12,000
  • 22 awards
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Career: |Certified Public Accountant (Career)|Accounting (Industry)|
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AICPA Fellowship for Minority Doctoral Students aims to increase the minority CPA who will serve as role models and mentors to the young generation. The program provides a $12,000 award to the eligible scholars. The fellowship is open to full-time doctoral minority students.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Public Policy Fellowships Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.
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  • 2,400
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Extracurricular: |Public Service|
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The Public Policy Fellowships is awarded to exceptional emerging Latino leaders. Applicants must be demonstrated commitment to public service and leadership potential
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details NWSA Women of Color Caucus-Frontiers Student Essay Award National Women's Studies Association (NWSA)
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Pacific Islander|Hispanic|Alaska Native|African American/Black|Middle East Asian|Asian-American|
  • Organization: National Women's Studies Association (Professional Organization)
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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This award was established by the National Women's Studies Association to discover, encourage, and promote the intellectual development of emerging scholars. Scholars must engage in critical theoretical discussions and/or analyses about feminist/womanist issues concerning women and girls of color in the United States and the diaspora. This award is open to women of color currently enrolled in graduate or professional programs.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details PRSA Diversity Multicultural Scholarship Public Relations Society of America
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  • 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Organization: Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Four-year|
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PRSA Diversity Multicultural Scholarship is provided to full-time undergraduate students through the PRSA Foundation. The program was established in 1989 to support young men and women for their outstanding achievement in academics and involvement in public relations. The program awards two grant of $1,500.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 17,000
  • 50 awards
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Florida (FL)|Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FL)|University of Central Florida (FL)|Florida Atlantic University (FL)|Florida Institute of Technology (FL)|University of Miami (FL)|Florida International University (FL)|University of South Florida (FL)|Florida State University (FL)|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Business Administration|Nursing|Mathematics|Business|Agriculture|Health Sciences|Computer Science|Performing Arts|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Psychology|Visual Arts|Arts and Sciences|Marine Biology|
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The fellowship is designed to address the under-representation of African American and Hispanic faculty at colleges and universities in the state of Florida by increasing the pool of citizens qualified with Ph.D. degrees to teach at the college and university levels. Applicant must intend to pursue Ph.D. degrees in one of the disciplines in the Arts and Sciences, Mathematics, Business or Engineering.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Ph.D. Science Fellowship The National GEM Consurtium
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  • 16,000
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Major: Study |Mathematics|Computer Science|Chemistry|Physics|Geology/earth sciences|Biological Science|
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This fellowship program was established for the purpose of increasing the number of minority students pursuing doctoral degrees in the natural science disciplines such as chemistry, physics, earth sciences, mathematics, biological sciences, and computer science. Stipend and a cost of instruction grant will be remitted to the institution where the fellow is enrolled during the first academic year of the award. Thereafter, financial support will be supported by the GEM University up to the fifth year of the doctoral program.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Graduate Fellowships Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.
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  • 2,400
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Extracurricular: |Public Service|
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The Graduate Fellowships is awarded to graduate student with leadership potential. Applicants must demonstrate commitment to public service
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Congressional Internship Program Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.
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  • 2,500 - 3,750
  • 1 award
  • November 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Extracurricular: |Public Service|
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The Congressional Internship Program is awarded to undergraduate students with minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be demonstrated commitment to public service and leadership potential
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • School (College): Attend |Saint Mary's University (TX)|
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St. Mary's University - Alumni Chapter of Austin is a $1,000 scholarship fund given to students enrolled or planning to enroll at St. Mary's University. The scholarship can be renewed for four years.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Scholarship California Teachers Association (CTA)
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  • 1,000 - 6,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Organization: California Teachers Association (CTA) (Professional Organization)|Student California Teachers Association (SCTA) (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |California|
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The Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial scholarship was established to promote professional growth for ethnic minority teachers and ESP members, and to support them in becoming educators, school nurses, school counselors or school therapists.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • Residence: Live in |Travis, TX|
  • School (College): Attend |Saint Edward's University (TX)|
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St. Edward's University & Montopolis Community Scholarship provides support to students attending St. Edwards University and/or reside in Travis County. The scholarship is a $2,000 fund given by the Dolores Catholic Church and St. Edwards University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Colgate "Bright Smiles, Bright Futures" Minority Scholarships American Dental Hygienists' Association (ADHA) Institute for Oral Health
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  • 1,250
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Organization: American Dental Hygienists' Association (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
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Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Minority Scholarships is offered by ADHAs Institute for Oral Health. It is sponsored by the Colgate Palmolive Company. This scholarship is awarded to members of minority groups currently underrepresented in dental hygiene programs at the Certificate educational level. Two scholarships are given to those who are pursuing a certificate program.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details AICPA Scholarship for Minority Accounting Students American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 90 awards
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|Asian Pacific American|
  • Organization: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (Professional Organization)
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
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This scholarship was established in 1969, to increase the representation of ethnically diverse CPA professionals. Funds from the AICPA Foundation, with contributions from the New Jersey Society of CPAs, the Accounting Education Foundation of the Texas Society of CPAs, Virgin Islands Society of CPAs and Robert Half International, made this scholarship possible. It aims to benefit outstanding minority students pursuing study in the field of Accounting and encourage their entry into the profession.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Oct-20-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Asian / Asian American / Pacific Islander|Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Major: Study |Mathematics|
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The Mutual of Omaha Actuarial Scholarship for Minority Students is awarded to a student pursuing an actuarial or mathematics-related degree. Applicants must be member of one of the following minority groups African-American, Hispanic, Native American, Asian or Pacific Islander, Alaskan Eskimo
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Marsh Minority Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|African American/Black|
  • Residence: |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend |West Texas A&M University (TX)|
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The Marsh Minority Scholarship is provided to African-American and Hispanic students who would like to pursue their college education. The program was established in 1997 by Wendy and Stanley Marsh. The applicant must be attending West Texas A&M University to be awarded a $1,000 fund.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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