Menu Donate


Greetings, Parents and Scholars! Welcome to HSF’s Scholarship Page!

Everything you need to know about our scholarships and how to apply can be found here.  Please scroll down so you can become familiar with the easy-access information and online tools we have created for your convenience.

As the nation’s largest provider of college financial aid to Latino students, the Hispanic Scholarship Fund offers a diverse range of scholarship programs, including Gates Millennium Scholars.  Our aim is to provide you with the information and resources you need to achieve success. ¡Suerte!

Scholarship Resources

Eligibility Requirements

There are a number of general requirements that must be met to qualify for any scholarship awarded by or through Hispanic Scholarship Fund.  Some specialized scholarships also have additional requirements.

General Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

In order to qualify for an HSF scholarship, each applicant must meet all of the following requirements:

  • Must apply for  Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent)
  • Be a U.S. citizen OR legal permanent resident with a valid permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551
  • Be pursuing, or plan to pursue, your first undergraduate or graduate degree
  • Plan to apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning January 2015. DACA applicants do not apply for FAFSA, however, must submit household income information.
  • Plan to enroll full-time as an undergraduate or graduate student at a U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam in the upcoming academic year.

Additional Eligibility Requirements (for some scholarships)

Some additional restrictions or requirements may apply to specific scholarship programs administered by HSF. Please check carefully the program guidelines for each scholarship to which you plan to apply.

©2014 Hispanic Scholarship Fund All rights reserved. | HSF Press | Privacy Policy