Scholarships

The Dream Project helps immigrant students prepare for and succeed in college.

TheĀ Dream Project Scholarship provides renewable college scholarships (between $1,500 and $2,000) to graduates of Virginia high schools who were born outside of the United States and who face challenges to access higher education due to their immigration status. Please click here to sign up to be notified of when the application period opens.

Here are some other resources for students:

Modern States is a philanthropy dedicated to making a college degree more accessible and affordable and for everyone. It offers a catalog of tuition-free online courses for 40+ core freshman subjects, which enable learners to earn traditional academic credits at more than 2,900 colleges and universities.

Undocumented/DACA/TPS Scholarships

A list of scholarships available to undocumented, TPS and DACA students.

FAFSA 4Caster Online
https://fafsa.ed.gov/FAFSA/app/f4cForm?execution=e1s1

Latino, First Generation, Migrant & Undocumented Students Scholarships https://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/financial-aid-scholarships-for-hispanic-students/

Grants and Scholarships for Military Service Members and Their Families
https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/grants-scholarships/military

Nursing Specific: Scholarships and Financial Aid
https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/degrees/nursing-programs/scholarships/

What is a Work Study Program and How Do I Get One?
https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/work-study

A Thorough Guide to Scholarships in Computer Science
https://www.computerscienceonline.org/cs-scholarships/

Planning Ahead: Funding Options for Graduate School
https://www.gograd.org/financial-aid/scholarships/

College Financial Help for Women in School
https://www.learnhowtobecome.org/college/financial-aid-for-women/