Scholarships for Minorities
Alpha Kappa Alpha Financial Need Scholarship
Sophomores with financial need; 2.50 GPA.
$750 – $1,500
Alpha Kappa Alpha Merit Scholarship
Sophomores with evidence of leadership in community or campus activities; 3.00 GPA.
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship
Juniors and seniors majoring in natural sciences; B GPA.
Up to $7,500
Academic, leadership, talent qualities
$4,000 – $20,000
Dr. W. Wesley Eckenfelder Scholarship
Juniors majoring in environmental sciences (biology, ecology, geology); 3.00 GPA.
Fulfilling Our Dreams Scholarship Fund
Salvadoran, Central American, Latino college students; 2.50 GPA.
Gates Millennium Scholars
Low-income African American, American Indian/Alaska Natives, Asian/Pacific Islander, American and Hispanic American students; 3.30 GPA.
Hispanic undergraduate students in any major (freshmen – seniors).
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Hispanic heritage; full time; 3.00 GPA.
$1,000 – $3,000
Jeanne Spurlock Research Fellowship in Substance Abuse and Addiction for Minority Medical Students
Up to $3,500 (12 weeks)
LULAC — National Scholastic Achievement Awards
Hispanic student; SAT 970; 3.50 GPA.
Morris K. Udall Scholarship
Sophomores and juniors; careers related to health care.
National Institutes of Health Scholarships
Financially disadvantaged, 3.50 GPA.
Up to $20,000
National Society of High School Scholars Scholarships
Financial need; undergraduate freshman; 3.00 GPA.
New Mexico Alliance Scholarship
Financial need; Hispanic descent.
$1,000 – $2,500
Patricia M. McNamara Memorial
The Sallie Mae Fund First in My Family Scholarship Program
Hispanic descent; first in family to attend college; 3.00 GPA.
Depends on need
Saul. T. Wilson Veterinary Scholarship
Essay, résumé, recommendation required.
Target All Around Scholarship
Community service, volunteer, leadership; 2.00 GPA.
Pursuing career in health care; leadership qualities; academic performance.
$1,000 – $10,000
UNCF/MERCK Science Research Scholarship Awards
African American; junior majoring in physical science; two summer internships; 3.30 GPA.
Undergraduate Scholarships (in order of majors)
Requirements and awards vary.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security Undergraduate Scholarships
Sophomore majoring in social sciences; 3.30 GPA.
William Randolph Hearst Endowed Fellowship for Minority Students
Social sciences or humanities; résumé and transcript; financial need.
$2,500 – $5,000
Xerox Technical Minority Scholarship
Black, Asian, Native American, Alaskan, Pacific Islander or Hispanic; full-time technical/engineering discipline student; B GPA.
$1,000 – $10,000