...Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm until you eventually succeed. —Winston Churchill...

What is AB 540 ?

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AB 540 is a California State Law that allows qualifying undocumented students to pay in-


state tuitionat state colleges (UC System, Cal State System and Community Colleges). 


 Qualifications:
 

1. You have attended a California High School for 3 or more years.


2. You have or will graduate from a California High School or have attained a G.E.D.



 3. You have to be registered at or are currently enrolled at an accredited institution of higher education in CA
 
 

 4. You have filed or will file an affidavit as required by individual institutions, stating that you will apply for legal
  


residency as soon as possible.

Scholarships for AB 540 students:

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www.scholarshipsaz.org



http://www.patriciarvattuonescholarshipfund.org



www.istillhaveadream.org



Great minds in STEM:

 
http://www.greatmindsinstem.org/henaac/scholars/




SALEF: http://www.salef.org/




MESA Latino Engineers: http://maes-natl.org/index.php?


module=ContentExpress&func=display&ceid=518&meid=241






Latino College Dollars: http://latinocollegedollars.org/




Comerciantes Unidos: http://comerciantesunidos.org/

 



Dream Develop Do:


 
http://www.dreamdevelopdo.com/main/?page_id=10




MALDEF:



https://www.maldef.org/assets/pdf/Scholarship_List_2010_2011.pdf



U.S. Congresswoman Lucille Roybal-Allard:
 

http://roybal-allard.house.gov/UploadedFiles/2010-

2011_Paying_For_College-2.pdf




EDUCATORS FOR FAIR CONSIDERATION (E4FC):

GOOD ONE!!
 


http://www.e4fc.org/studentresources/scholarshiplists.html



Selected Funding Opportunities Open to Non-US
 
Citizens:
 

http://www.nd.edu/~fellows/NonUSCitOpps.html



If you are planning to attend Delta College, the Puente Club offers 3

 

scholarships. You must be a member of the club and meet other
 


criteria such as community service.



http://www.facebook.com/profile.phpid=100000484241877&ref=ts


Also, if you plan to major in engineering and attend Delta College or



Pacific, the Engineer’s Club of Stockton also offers 4 scholarships:



Contact info: (209) 463-8959


Another great scholarships for engineering students: SHPE
 

Sacramento Professional Chapter: This applies to students planning
 

to attend UOP, Delta College, CSU Sacramento and other colleges
 

within the Sacramento area. For more info:


http://www.sacramento-shpe.org/


Links:









AB 540 Resource Guide:


 
http://www.avidregion4.org/resources/documents/fin_aid

/UndocumentedStudent_Student_Guide-AB_540_.pdf




Comm. College, Private, UC, and CSU contacts:

 

http://www.huenemehigh.us/departments/career_center/

docs/freedom.pdf




Non-profit and low cost legal referrals in CA:



http://dsa.csupomona.edu/ab540/files/CA_Legal_Referrals_

04_3117.pdf




Books!! Underground Undergrads:
 

http://undergroundundergrads.com/http://www.labor.ucla.edu

/publications/books/underground.html








AB540 PANEL Contact info:


UC Berkely: Gaby Contact info: gabrielamonico@gmail.com

 
Sergio Lara Contact info: sergio_lara@yahoo.com
 

Delta College Puente Club: deltapuenteclub@gmail.com


Ana Arriaga  (Puente Club President)


Contact info: anaperalta74@yahoo.com


Ana Navarrete (CA Dream Network northern region

representative)


Contact info: anavarrete736@yahoo.com


Juan Andrade jandrade882@students.deltacollege.edu