Minority Opportunities

Minority Access Page
Use this page to accessa wide variety of opportunities available to minorities.

A large database of all minority scholarships exist at Michigan State U library

African American Students

Black Excel – many resources
Ron Brown Scholarship Program
Jackie Robinson Foundation
The Development Fund For Black Students In Science And Technology
Tylenol Scholarships
Coca Cola Scholars Program
State Farm Scholarship Programs 
Thurgood Marshall College Fund
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
United Negro College Fund
Truman Scholars

Hispanic Students

CHCI Program
Hispanic Heritage Awards Foundation
State Farm Scholarship Programs
Hispanic Scholarship Fund 
Hispanic College Fund 
Latino College Dollars 
Hispanic Assoc Colleges & Universities
NCLR Opportunities

For Students In College

Once you are in college, come back and check out these opportunities for college students
Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowships
The Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation
The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AICPA Fellowships for Minority Doctoral Students 
Coveted Fellowships
Astronaut Scholarship Program
Rotary International
Alpha Kappa Alpha
 

 Summer Diversity Opportunities

Black Excel:
Summer Programs 2007
100 Summer Enrichment Programs
College Horizons
Target:  Native American students, rising sophomores and juniors
Dedicated Engineers
INROADS
Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network
WECAAARE Education Foundation

College-Specific:
California Institute of Technology Young Engineering and Science Scholars
Target:  Historically underrepresented students in science and engineering; rising sophomores and juniors.
Carleton College Liberal Arts Experience
Target:  African American students; rising juniors.
Cornell University CURIE Academy
Target:  High school girls interested in engineering; rising juniors and seniors.
Cornell University CATALYST Academy
Target:  African American/Latino/a or Native American students interested in science, technology, engineering and math; rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors.
Howard University Minority Science & Engineering Improvement Program 
Lehigh University Students That Are Ready (S.T.A.R.) Academies
Target:  Economically and academically disadvantaged and/or at-risk
middle/high school aged students
Massachusetts Institute of Technology MITES
Target:  First-generation, historically underrepresented in science/engineering; rising seniors.
Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute PREFACE Summer Program
Target:  Historically underrepresented students in science/technology; rising sophomores and juniors interested in engineering and technology
University of Notre Dame African American Scholars Program
Target:  Catholic African American high school students
University of Notre Dame Latino Community Leadership Seminar
Target:  Catholic Latino/a students; rising seniors
Worcester Polytechnic Institute STRIVE
Target:  African American/Latino/American Indian students interested in engineering; rising juniors and seniors