The Esperanza Education Fund Scholarship
April 01, 2023
- Scholarship Description
The Esperanza Education Fund will award scholarships - ranging from $5,000 to $20,000, depending on financial need - to immigrant students in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia, to attend public colleges and universities, regardless of ethnicity, national origin, or immigration status. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on qualities traditionally valued and demonstrated by the immigrant community: hard work, resourcefulness, perseverance in the face of adversity, academic achievement, leadership, and commitment to one’s community. Applicants must be born outside the U.S. or have two parents born outside the U.S. planning to enroll full-time at an accredited public college or university in the academic year the award is offered. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.