TheDream.US Scholarships

TheDream.US has adopted new immigration eligibility criteria! You are now eligible to apply if you came to the country before November 1, 2015.


They offer two scholarships. The National Scholarship is for high school or community college graduates. The Opportunity Scholarship is for students who live in targeted, locked-out states where they cannot get in-state tuition. Your eligibility for both is based upon where you live.

NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP

for high school or community college graduates. You need to have DACA or TPS or meet TheDream.US immigration eligibility criteria and qualify for in-state tuition at one of our Partner Colleges to receive this scholarship. They also offer anonline college option. The Scholarship is for up to $16,500 for an associate’s degree and $33,000 for a bachelor’s degree.


OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP

for high school graduates who live in targeted, locked-out states that do not offer in-state tuition to DREAMers – or bar you from attending state colleges and universities altogether.  You need to have DACA, TPS or meet TheDream.US Immigration eligibility criteria  and be admitted to one of our Opportunity Partner Colleges to receive this scholarship.  The Scholarship is for up to $80,000 to cover tuition, fees, and on-campus housing and meals for a bachelor’s degree.


Annual Amount

NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP

up to $16,500 for an associate’s degree and $33,000 for a bachelor’s degree

OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIP

up to $80,000 to cover tuition, fees, and on-campus housing and meals for a bachelor’s degree

Additional Selection Criteria

Eligibility for both is based upon where you live.

Go to this website to check:  https://www.thedream.us/scholarships/

For National Scholarship Eligibility guidelines, go to:  https://www.thedream.us/scholarships/national-scholarship/guidelines/
For Opportunity Scholarship for Locked-Out Dreamers guidelines, go to:  https://www.thedream.us/scholarships/opportunity-scholarship/

Application Process

To apply, go to:  https://www.thedream.us/scholarships/

You must click on the drop down menu to check your eligibility by state and it will direct you to the application.

The application for the 2021-22 National Scholarship will open on November 1, 2020 and close February 25, 2021. Final notifications will be sent via email in late April 2021.

The application for the 2021-22 Opportunity Scholarship will open on November 1, 2020 and close January 28, 2021. Final notifications will be sent via email in late March 2021.

Deadline

January 28, 2021

For the application or more information go to:
https://www.thedream.us/scholarships/