The deadline for applications for 2022 has been extended to March 4, 2022

Our Mission:

The Worcester Latino Dollars for Scholars is a private non-profit organization in the Latino community dedicated to providing financial assistance to Latino students from Worcester as they pursue higher education opportunities.

Our mission is to increase access to higher education by involving the private sector in the financial support of these students and encouraging young Latino men and women to prepare for a satisfying and rewarding life.


The Worcester Latino Dollars for Scholars has been in existence since 1994.  We have raised more than $434,300 dollars and have awarded 845 scholarships to Latino Students from Worcester in pursuit of higher education. 

Scholarship recipients have studied or graduated from the following institutions:

          o   Assumption College                               o   Boston College

          o   Dartmouth College                                 o   Harvard University

          o   College of the Holy Cross                      o   Clark University 

          o   Becker College                                      o   Yale University

          o   Worcester State University                    o   University of Massachusetts

          o   Quinsigamond Community College       o   Worcester Polytechnic Institute

          o   Massachusetts Institute of Technology o   Framingham State University

                                        And many more...

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Ways to donate:


By mail:

Worcester Latino Dollars for Scholars

P.O. Box 16564, Worcester, MA 01601

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Sponsors:  CSX, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, HARR Toyota, Worcester REACH