Minority groups made up more than 40% of the U.S. population in 2019 and lack of financial resources is a recurring setback preventing students in these communities from pursuing higher education. Below are resources offering links to scholarships and supporting organizations for students.

FRESHMEN / TRANSFER STUDENTS / FIRST GENERATION
Herbert Lehman Education Fund - NAACP LDF

CAREER FOCUSED
Scholarships for Aspiring Accountants of Color
Scholarships and Professional Organizations for Accountant Students of Color
Scholarships for Nursing Students of Arab Heritage 
SmithGroup: Justice, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (JEDI) Scholarship program

CULTURAL
Hillel International (for students who are Jewish) - varies
Foundation for Appropriate and Immediate Temporary Help (FAITH, for students who are Muslim)- various
Jacques Borges Memorial Scholarship (for students of Haitian Descent) - $10,000
Study.com Scholarship for Indigenous Students 
Study.com Navajo Nation Scholarship 
Cherokee Nation Scholarship from Study.com 
Alaska Native Scholarship from Study.com 

IMMIGRANTS
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowship for New Americans

LGBTQIA+
Campus Pride LGBTQ+ Scholarship Database
Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, Inc. (oSTEM) Scholarship page - varies
List of Scholarships for LGBTQ+ students - Varies
Malyon Smith Scholarship Research Award - Psychology Grad students
The Out to Innovate™ Scholarships - Undergrad and grad students in STEM
Point Foundation Flagship Scholarship
Rainbow Scholarship - study abroad
Davis-Putter Scholarship
National Institutes of Health (NIH) - Undergrad health students

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)Scholarships Page - varies
National Black Nurses Association (NBNA) Scholarship page - varies
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Scholarship page - varies
Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, Inc. (oSTEM) Scholarship page - varies
Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarship page - varies
Asian American / Pacific Islander Nurses Association (AAPINA) - $1000
American Association of University Women (AAUW) - Fellowships and Grants of varying amounts

OPEN TO ALL
Keep Going Forward Scholarships - Varies


The above links are not hosted or operated by Lawrence Tech.