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Scholarships for Minority Students

There are a large number of scholarship funds that cater specifically to minority students.

As more and more schools recognize the importance of having a diverse student body, they are filling their classrooms with students of all ethnicities, economic backgrounds, and religious beliefs. For this reason, many scholarships are available exclusively for minority students. Some scholarships include:

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Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae

So how do you find scholarships that will match your profile? The Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae® is a great place to begin that search. Within its robust database of college scholarships are specific scholarships for minority students. Set up your customized profile – for FREE – and you can even opt to receive alerts when new minority scholarship opportunities become available.

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What’s next

Now that Scholarship Search by Sallie Mae can help you find scholarships, here are some ways to help put your best foot forward when you’re ready to start applying for them:

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