Resources for Undocumented Students

Information shared from Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC):


Empowering undocumented young people in their pursuit of college, career and citizenship


SCHOLARSHIP LISTS


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2013-2014 UNDERGRADUATESCHOLARSHIP LIST AND GUIDE

This carefully researched list contains 52 pages of up-to-date information about scholarships available for immigrant students that don't have U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residency as well as advice and tips for writing winning scholarship applications.

What's New This Year: 
  • Over 30 new scholarships
  • Scholarships now divided between Bay Area/California and National
  • Advice for DACA recipients applying to scholarships

This list is revised regularly, so please check back often for updates. Last Update: March 2014

2013-2014 Editors: Denisse Rojas and Nadia Rojas

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2014 GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP LIST AND GUIDE
 - BRAND NEW!

This brand-new list and guide contains 55 pages of up-to-date information about scholarships and fellowships available for immigrant students attending graduate and professional schools. 
  • 81 Fellowships and Scholarships (divided by field of study)
  • 41 School-Specific Scholarships
  • Graduate School Preparation & Application Assistance
  • General Advice
This list is revised regularly, so please check back often for updates. Last Update: February 2014

Editors: Denisse Rojas and Nadia Rojas

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Additional Bay Area/California Scholarship Lists

10,000 Degrees List of Scholarship for Undocumented Students

This list includes scholarships in Northern California, national scholarships, and scholarships for specific majors.

East Bay Consortium Scholarship Directory
This is an excellent list of regional scholarships available to Bay Area students.


Additional National Scholarship Lists


Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard’s List
 (for U.S. and Non-U.S. citizens):

This comprehensive, 50-page list includes scholarships available to  U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. Scholarships are categorized by deadline and indicate whether citizenship is a requirement.

Harvard University’s Act on a Dream Scholarship List

This is an excellent list of scholarships available to immigrant students nationwide
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MALDEF Scholarship Resource Guide

This is an extensive list of scholarships that may not inquire about immigration status or require a valid social security number. Check with individual scholarships for eligibility criteria.

Selected Funding Opportunities Open to Non-U.S. Citizens

This is a unique list of scholarships for non-U.S. citizens of diverse ethnicities. Includes scholarships that fund undergraduate and graduate work in the U.S. and abroad.

Searchable Database of Merit Aid at Colleges

Make sure to contact colleges individually to find out their policies about awarding merit scholarships to non-resident immigrant students.




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