Financial Resources

Paying for college

We will counsel DACA students about and connect DACA students to available resources for educational and living expenses for which they are legally eligible.

Read an article about paying for college as a DACA student.

The residency status for DACA students is evaluated individually and takes into account all applicable laws.

Scholarships

There are a variety of scholarships for immigrant students regardless of their immigration status. Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC) offers an extensive list of these opportunities.

You can see additional Indiana-specific and national scholarships for DACA students below.

Indiana University Latino Alumni Association (IULAA) Scholarships
Eligibility: IU undergraduate

Indiana Latino Institute Scholarship
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate

Sociedad Amigos de Colombia (SADCO) Scholarship Program
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate

Indiana Undocumented Youth Alliance
Eligibility: undergraduate

Central Indiana Community Foundation Scholarship Guidebook
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate

Central Indiana Community Foundation Scholarship
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate

Lilly Endowment Community Scholarships
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate

La Plaza Scholarship Fund
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) Scholarship
Eligibility: high school senior or undergraduate

American Dream Scholarship Award
Eligibility: undergraduate

Dr. Juan Andrade Scholarship For Young Hispanic Leaders
Eligibility: undergraduate

Buenas Opiniones
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate or graduate

Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate or graduate

Latino College Dollars
Eligibility: high school or undergraduate or graduate

LULAC National Scholarship Fund
Eligibility: undergraduate or graduate