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.

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Explore this comprehensive guide that provides awareness, education, and resources for undocumented and DACA college students.

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

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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.

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


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

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