DACC Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships

Undocumented / DACA Students

Below are websites providing information on available scholarships and resources specifically for undocumented/DACA students. For additional educational resources, visit NMSU Chicano Programs.

College Guide for DACA / Undocumented StudentsExplore this comprehensive guide that provides awareness, education, and resources for undocumented and DACA college students.


HSF Scholarship

HSF empowers students and parents with the knowledge and resources to successfully complete a higher education.


Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund assists students working for social change. Need-based scholarships are awarded to students who are active in the progressive movement.

Mexican-American Dream Scholarship

Since 2008, with the intention of supporting brilliant and economically disadvantaged students of Mexican descent, COFEM created the Dream program.

MALDEF Scholarship Resources

The MALDEF Scholarship Resource Guide is an extensive list of scholarships, including many that do not inquire about immigration status.

Scholarships for Undocumented Students


Searching for scholarships by type is a good way to search for scholarships to help finance college expenses.