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Scholarships

Our team has researched and gathered scholarships opened to undocumented, DACA, AB-540 and Dreamers. Please feel free to click on the link below to get access to a list of scholarships or visit the office (Craven 4100J) for additional information.  

Scholarship Guide for Undocumented Students

Undergraduate

September Scholarships
Scholarship Award Requirements

Because College is Expensive Scholarship 

Deadline: (March, June, September, December of every year)

End of each quarter at 11:59PM EST.

$500

Requirements: 

  • Enrolled or planning to enroll in undergraduate or graduate studies within 24 months.
  • Winner determined by random drawing.
  • One entry per person.

Love Your Career Scholarship

Deadline: September 10 of every year

 

$1000

Requirements:

  • Write a 1000- 3000 word essay 
    • At the top of your essay include your full name, phone number, email address and name of the school attending 
  • An outline of at least 3 steps that you plan to take in the next year to start a path towards having a career 
  • Interview a professional in the field that you are looking into and that has at least 3 years of experience in the field. 
  • Any student who will be enrolled in a college or University at the time of the next deadline (see dates below). This scholarship is limited to students attending school in the 50 U.S. states.
  • Submission requirements:
    • Essay must be in in PDF format
    • PDF file must be by your full name and the name of your school
    • Example: Scott-Jones-CSUSM.pdf
    • Email a scanned copy of proof of enrollment to scholarship@jonestshirts.com
    • Send both PDF and scanned copies as TWO separate attachments
    • Subject line for email must be: FALL/SEPTEMBER 2020 SCHOLARSHIP SUBMISSION
    • In the body of the email, include your full name, phone number and the name of the school you are enrolled in
October Scholarships
Scholarship Award Requirements

AES Engineering Solutions

Deadline: October 8, 2022

$500

Requirements:

  • Available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility 
  • Not required to take Engineering courses

Coupon Birds “Help to Save” Scholarship 

Deadline: October 10, 2022

$1000

Requirements:
  • Fill out the required information.
  • Take the short survey concerned with your daily online or instore shopping behavior and habits.
  • The third step is the most creative part which requires you to write an essay about how you save money in your daily life, for example, how you use coupons to get a big discount on your wishlist items. Any helpful tip is highly appreciated, so just pour out your idea to us and see whether you can beat others’ and win the scholarship prize.
  • Submit your application with one click at the bottom of the application page when you’ve finished.
November Scholarships
Scholarship Award Requirements

Simeone & Miller Good Lawyers/Good People Spring Scholarship

Deadline:

  • Fall: July 1st, 2022
  • Spring: November 1st, 2022

$1,000

Requirements:

  • Enrolled or accepted as undergraduate or law student (for graduate students)
  • Not related to any current SImeone & Miller employee

Thomas J. Henry Leadership Scholarship Program

Deadline:

  • Spring Semester Deadline: November 1 of each year
  • Fall Semester Deadline: July 1 of each year

$1,000

Requirements:

  • All essays should be between 750 and 1,000 words, and submitted via email, (Microsoft Word document preferred), to submissions@thomasjhenrylaw.com on or before our semester deadlines:
    • Please include the following in your application:
    • Your name, email address, and phone number in the email
    • Your name, email address, and phone number at the top of each page of the essay
    • A copy of your most recent school transcript and proof of college enrollment
  • Please Note: Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.8 to qualify for the scholarship
December Scholarships
Scholarships Award Requirements

Because College is Expensive Scholarship


Deadline: (March, June, September, December of every year) End of each quarter at 11:59PM EST.

$500

Requirements: 

  • Enrolled or planning to enroll in undergraduate or graduate studies within 24 months.
  • Winner determined by random drawing.
  • One entry per person.

Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship

Deadline: December 1, 2021

Ted Rollins Eco Scholarship Info

$1,000

Requirements:

  • High school seniors and college undergraduate students.
  • Major (or plans to major) in a field related to business, sustainability or marketing.
  • Must plan to take at least 10 credit hours during the fall 2020 semester.

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program 

Deadline: December 8, 2022

Novus Biologicals Scholarship Program info

$1500

Requirements:

  • Applicants must have a major declared in a science related field.
  • Open worldwide.
  • Enrolled or accepted for enrollment (baccalaureate, graduate, associate degree, or diploma) with a declared major in a science related field.
  • No GPA requirement

iVein® Health and Wellness Scholarship 

Deadline: Winter: December 31, 2022

$2,500

Requirements:

  • Enrolled in an accredited US college or university 
  • Enrolled full time (12 credit hours for undergraduate students, 9 credit hours for graduate students)
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.7
  • Students in pass/fail programs must provide proof of passing status.

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Scholarships & Resources for Undocumented Students/ EduMed.org

EduMed has an online guide showcasing 20 scholarship opportunities (including many in the healthcare field) that can make all the difference in affording college. They provided a list of valuable academic and career resources that undocumented students can use to maximize their success during and after college.

DACA Scholarship Application

You may be eligible to receive financial assistance for your DACA application fees.

RAICES is supporting our DACA community members by expanding the types of assistance we provide. They actively are raising money to cover the cost of renewing or applying for DACA, and these fee waivers will be awarded on a first come first served basis.

Higher Education Guide to Funding Opportunities for Undocumented Students

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