You rarely come across scholarships such as Esperanza Fund. If you know any student graduating high school in the capital region who is an immigrant or was born to immigrant parents, this may be the scholarship for them!
This spring, the Esperanza Education Fund will award $5,000 two-year scholarships and $10,000 four-year scholarships to immigrant students in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia, to attend public colleges or universities, regardless of ethnicity, national origin, or immigration status.
* Must be born outside the United States or have two parents born outside the United States.
* Must be a graduating senior at a high school in the District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia.
* Must enroll full-time at an accredited public college or university in 2009-2010.