Scholarship Opportunities

Best Colleges- LGBTQ Scholarships
UCCS Scholarship Search

CORE's Que Llueva Café Scholarship
El Cinco de Mayo, Inc. Scholarship
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Karen Possehl Women Endow Scholarship
Leo Gomez Scholarship
Nadia Babish Scholarship
Rita E Jackson Scholarship
Society of Women Engineers Scholarship - Pikes Peak Region
The Alexander Foundation
The Cesar E. Chavez Student Conference Scholarship Competition
The National Italian American Foundation Scholarship
The Rosa Parks Scholarship Competition
The White Rose Scholarship Foundation
Engineering - Intel
Women in Aerospace Scholarship
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Scholarship
American Indian College Fund
American Indian Education Foundation (AIEF) Scholarships
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) Scholarships
American Society of Women Accountants (ASWA)
Colorado Educational Services & Development Association (CESDA) Diversity Scholarship
American Association of University Women (AAUW)

Xerox Minority Scholarships

Support for Native American Students in College


DACA/ DREAMer Student Resources

  • Los Angeles Immigration Lawyers Scholarship: The Law Offices of Joshua L. Goldstein, P.C. are offering a $1,000 scholarship to an immigrant student pursuing a post-high school education. This scholarship opportunity is open to foreign born students, and children of foreign born students (with or without lawful status). You do not have to be from LA or the state of California to apply.  For more info, visit:
  • "Hit the Books" Scholarship (09/30/17): CoffeeForLess.Com offers scholarships every year to help college students with their book expenses. In order to be considered for the scholarship, candidates should submit an essay on the importance of education in their lives and how the scholarship money will assist the students' goals. Bonus points will be awarded to those students who find a creative way to include their passion for coffee within their essay without losing sight of the primary topic. You do not need to have lawful status to apply. More info:
  • Student Employment @ UCCSIf you are looking for employment, student employment may be an option for you! Currently, there are 28 job postings on the Student Employment Assistance Network. For more info, visit
  • NAMI Internship/ Volunteership: The National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) here in Colorado Springs is looking for bilingual volunteers! They also have internship opportunities available! This would be perfect for any member interested in mental health and/or psychology. Contact Norma Thibodeau for mas informacion:
  • Immigration Law Firm Internships: If you are interested in immigration law, two immigration law firms in town are looking for interns! Murphy & Price, LLC (the firm I interned at this past summer) and Izaguirre Law Firm are looking for enthusiastic interns that really care about immigrant communities for this academic year! Let me know if you are interested so I can connect you to them.
  • Colorado DREAMer Loan: If you are looking to renew your DACA and need some assistance paying the filing and/or legal fees, the Fitzsimons Credit Union in Aurora is offering a loan for DACAmented people so they can file their DACA for the first time or renew it. There are no interest rates attached to this loan but you do need to go through an application process and have an excellent credit score. Visit for more information.