Esperanza Education Fund

Esperanza Education

The Esperanza Education Fund will award scholarships ranging from $5,000 to $20,000 based on qualities traditionally valued and demonstrated by the immigrant community: hard work, resourcefulness, perseverance in the face of adversity, academic achievement, leadership, and commitment to one’s community.

Award Amount

$5,000 to $20,000



Degrees offered
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelors Degree
Award Type
  • Tuition
Documents Required for Submission
  • Complete Application Form
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Essay
Age Requirements
Minimum: 16
Maximum: 99
District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia
Secondary Credential Obtained
  • US GED
  • US High School Diploma
Student Status
  • HS credential seeking
Other Eligibility Requirements

The Esperanza Education Fund provides college scholarships and professional mentorship to local immigrant students regardless of national origin, ethnicity, or immigration status. View scholarship website for additional eligibility requirements.