About the Scholarship

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarships

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarships implemented in 1975. The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) is a large organization that provide many scholarship programs. The HSF has partnerships with both philanthropic and corporate organizations to fund scholarships for Hispanic students. The main goal is to ensure that every Hispanic house in the US has at least one college graduate. The main advantage of  Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarships is applicants only have to submit one application form every year to be considered for all available scholarships

Benefits of The Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarships

  • Career center platform to help you look for jobs and internships
  • Mentor match program
  • Online course system to augment your normal college studies
  • HSF newsletter with extracurricular and volunteer opportunities
  • HSF events and programs, such as Latinos United and Networking for Advancement (LUNA) and National Leadership Conference (NLC)
  • An extra "point" on future HSF scholarship applications—if you've won an HSF scholarship in the past, you'll be more likely to win one in the future

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarships Amount

Since 1975, HSF has awarded more than $470 million in scholarship money, with 5,100+ new scholarships awarded each year.HSF award amounts vary from $500 to as high as $5,000, but the specific amount you could win will vary depending on your financial need.

HSF scholarship funds can be used for tuition, books, fees, and other academic expenses. You can also use the award money to pay for room, board, and transportation expenses.

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund College Scholarships Application Deadline

Submit the application before March 30.2020. Ensure that all the details are up to date and error free. By submitting just one application, you'll be considered for a variety of awards. However, although you might be eligible to receive multiple scholarships, you can only be awarded one scholarship per year. Remember that you are encouraged to submit an HSF scholarship application every year you're in school

Other documents for submission

  • Applicant FAFSA and Student Aid Report

  • School transcript

  • Enrollment verification from the school

  • Financial aid award letter from the college you're enrolling in

  • Letter of recommendation


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be of Hispanic Heritage.

  • The applicant must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA if a high school student.

  • The applicant must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA if a college or a graduate student.

  • The applicant must plan to enroll in an accredited, not-for-profit, 4-year university, or graduate school full-time student.

  • The applicant must be a U.S. citizen, permanent legal resident, DACA or eligible noncitizen.

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