Deadline Fast Approaching to Apply for TheDream.US Scholarships
March 31 is the last day to apply for scholarships that help DREAMers obtain career-ready college education
Miami, March 24, 2014 -
March 31 is the deadline to apply for scholarships from TheDream.US, which created these scholarships specifically for DREAMer students. Miami Dade College (MDC) is a partner of The Dream.US and home to 22 students who have already benefitted from the first round of awards.
To be eligible to apply students must:
· Be a first-time college student applying to an associate’s or bachelor’s degree program at one of THEDREAM.US partner colleges;
· Have a high school GPA of 2.5 or greater (or equivalent GED score); and
- Be DACA eligible and have applied for or received DACA approval.
Scholarships of up to $25,000 cover tuition, fees and books for a two-year or four-year degree at partner colleges in California, Florida, New York, Texas and Washington, DC, and online.
To apply, students must go to http://thedream.us/scholars/ and follow the directions.
Juan Mendieta, 305-237-7611, firstname.lastname@example.org, MDC communications director
Tere Estorino Florin, 305-237-3949, email@example.com, MDC media relations director
Sue Arrowsmith, 305-237-3710, firstname.lastname@example.org, media specialist
Roxana Romero, 305-237-3366, email@example.com, media specialist
Kai Hill, 305-237-3359, firstname.lastname@example.org, media specialist