Scholarships for Minority Students

United Negro College Fund (UNCF)

The Program Services Department administers various scholarship programs. Each program has its own eligibility criteria, open/close dates and required documents. All applications must be submitted online.

Black College Dollars

A free scholarship search, geared for African-American students, contains more than 300 scholarships searchable by GPA requirement, academic and career interest, and application deadline.


The overall goal of the NAACP National Education Department is to ensure that all students have access to an equal and high-quality public education by eliminating all education related racial and ethnic disparities. Through advocacy training, policy development and guidance, building collaborative networks, and direct action, the National Education Department works to accomplish this goal with assistance from NAACP regional directors, state and local education committee chairs as well as our Partners in Education.

A Better Chance

General information & great places to start for minority students.

American Indian Education Program

Scholarships available specifically for Native American students.

Hispanic Heritage Foundation

Hispanic Heritage Foundation provides a list of scholarships and grants geared for Hispanic students.

ScienceNet Undergraduate Scholarships for Minority Scholars

Scholarship opportunities for minority scholars interested in science, technology, engineering, and math. 


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