The DACA Student Scholarship is offering a $500 scholarship for a DACA student pursuing any undergraduate degree program! Read on for requirements and deadlines for applying to receive this award.

Award Description
The DACA Student Scholarship is a $500 academic award for DACA students pursuing their undergraduate college degree. It is the mission of to make education accessible, so we hope to provide students assistance while studying at the college of their dreams.

General Scholarship Information
Scholarship Amount: $500

One Scholarship Awarded Annually
Application Deadline: May 1, 2022

Selection & Eligibility Criteria
Selection will be based on academic history and extracurricular activities. Financial need will not be considered.

Applicants should be DACA students pursuing an undergraduate degree.
Must be an enrolled (or accepted) student in an accredited college or university and planning on continuing the next year.
Graduating high school seniors who meet the above-mentioned criteria may apply.
Must have a minimum of 30 semester or 45 quarter hours still to be completed.
The winner will be notified following the deadline and the award will be sent directly to the recipient by check to the permanent mailing address noted in the application.

Academic award winners who accumulate more than $600.00 in prizes over a one-year period will be issued an IRS form 1099 (or the equivalent). This will require contest winners to provide with certain personal information prior to receipt of their winnings.

Academic Award Provider
The academic award is provided by The application process is completely online. Read the scholarship terms and conditions.

Degree Information & Resources for DACA Students
Navigating college as a DACA student may feel daunting at times, but there are many resources available for students like you that should make the process easier. There are guides that detail application requirements, as well as general scholarships, and those tailored to the DACA community. Resources around campus life can also be helpful when looking for peer support and community.

All students struggle with their studies from time to time, but there are many options for academic support. Math tutoring and chemistry tutoring services are easier than ever to access online.