Ethnicity/Religion-based Scholarships

Listed below are scholarships which have ethnicity or religion as an eligibility requirement, but may have other eligibility restrictions. Please visit each scholarship’s website for more information.

AMERICAN INDIAN COLLEGE FUND FULL CIRCLE SCHOLARSHIPS
Open to: Graduate students who are registered as a member of a federal or state recognized tribe, or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member.
Amount: Varies by scholarship
Deadline: May 31 of each year.
Website: http://collegefund.org/student-resources/scholarships/scholarship-programs/

AMERICAN INDIAN COLLEGE FUND FULL CIRCLE SCHOLARSHIPS (UNDERGRADUATES)
Open to: Undergraduate students who are registered as a member of a federal or state recognized tribe, or a descendant of at least one grandparent or parent who is an enrolled tribal member.
Amount: Varies by scholarship
Deadline: May 31 of each year.
Website: http://collegefund.org/student-resources/scholarships/scholarship-programs/

CAPTURE THE DREAM GEORGE GENG ON LEE SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: Undergraduate minority students living in Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, or Sonoma counties.
Amount: $1,000
Deadline: June 30, 2018
Website: http://www.capturethedream.org/programs/scholarship.php

CHICANA/LATINA FOUNDATION (CLF) SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: Women of Chicana/Latina heritage. Must have lived in a Northern California county for at least two years. Must be enrolled full-time and completed at least 12 college units after high school graduation. Cumulative GPA >= 2.5
Amount: $1,500
Deadline: March 31, 2018
Website: http://chicanalatina.org/scholarship.html

LNSF AWARD
Eligibility: Undergraduate and Graduate Hispanic students who are US Citizens, legal permanent residents, or granted DACA status.
Amount: Up to $2,000.00
Deadline: March 31, 2018
Website: https://www.lnesc.org/lnsf

NAACP HERBERT LEHMAN EDUCATION FUND SCHOLARSHIP
Open to: African-American graduating high school seniors, first year students, or students transferring into a four-year college.
Amount: $2,000 per year for four years.
Deadline: April 1, 2018
Website: http://www.naacpldf.org/herbert-lehman-education-fund-scholarship