06
Feb
Scholarships for Fillipinos

There are several different scholarships and categories available that help individuals looking to save money on college. Among the different opportunities to earn dollars for school are those scholarships that are based solely on the race or ethnicity of an individual. Scholarships based on racial composition or nationality are among the most popular of scholarships, as

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17
Dec
Scholarships for White Males

Funding an education can be a tall task. The cost of college and graduate school continues to rise and is becoming inconsistent with the growth of salaries and incomes. Therefore, those that are facing this educational pursuit often find themselves feeling strapped for cash or confused about how they are going to pay for all […]

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23
Oct
Scholarships for Indians

Scholarships for Indian students are plentiful. One of the hardest parts of the process is locating appropriate scholarship opportunities. Below is a list of scholarships that are available to students with Indian heritage. American Indian College Fund provides scholarships to both undergraduate and graduate students who are members of the American Indian tribal community

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23
Oct
Scholarships for African American Students

Some students may see a college education as an unattainable dream due to financial hardship. African American males make up only 5.5% of college students in the United States, according to the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, and only one in six of them will finish college and get their degree. While financial hardship is not the only […]

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21
Oct
Scholarships for Minorities

Over the last decade, the number of minority populations, including black, Latino, and American Indian individuals, has risen steadily in the college community throughout the United States. Compared to 68% of white high school graduates, 63% of black graduates and 62% of Latino graduates are entering a college or university directly out of high school, which repr

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21
Oct
Scholarships for Hispanic Women

Hispanic women seeking to fund their education need not look too far. There are a number of funding agencies and schools who are interested in adding Hispanic women to assist in diversifying the workforce. Below is a list of some scholarships that are geared towards Hispanic women: The Hispanic Scholarship Fund awards over one hundred and fifty types [&helli

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21
Oct
Scholarships for Native Americans

For many years, students from Native American backgrounds were at a disadvantage when applying to schools. Native American students have the lowest high school graduation rate of any minority; in 2015 only 67% completed high school compared to the 80% national average. These factors and others, such as financial need, contribute to a lower college population […]

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20
Oct
Latino Scholarships

Latino students are eligible for many scholarships based on their shared heritage. Some of these awards are merit based while other awards place more of an emphasis on financial need or some other factor. Many areas of the workforce are trying to diversify their staff and are vying to hire qualified Latino candidates. As a result, the […]

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20
Oct
Hispanic Scholarships

The two greatest obstacles for Hispanic students are college costs and available financial aid, according to a Pew Study. With the cost of a four-year degree consistently rising nationwide, the gap between students and their educational goals only continues to widen for all students. Hispanics, however, can have an especially difficult time achieving their dreams […

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20
Oct
Ron Brown Scholarships

The Ron Brown Scholar Fund provides students awards of $40,000 over a period of four years ($10,000 year). Scholarship recipients are permitted to use their Ron Brown scholarship at any college or university within the United States. In addition to financial support, the Ron Brown scholarship also provides students with another form of support in order […]

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