By RACHEL FREEMAN
The Esperanza Education Fund awards scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 to immigrant high school seniors who live in Maryland, Virginia, or Washington, DC. Students who plan to go to a public college anywhere in the country can apply for these scholarships. This includes both community colleges and four-year universities.
- Must be born outside the U.S. or have two parents born outside the U.S.
- Must be a graduating senior at a high school in D.C., Maryland, or Virginia.
Note: As long as you meet the other eligibility criteria. The Esperanza Scholarship is open to all immigrant students, regardless of ethnicity, national origin, or immigration status.
To apply, prospective students must submit an electronic application, two letters of recommendation and a high school transcript. View their website for more information: “Esperanza Education Fund”
Applications are due April 1st, 2016!
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Categories: Undergrad Scholarships