Below you will find a list of links, toolkits, guides, references and other information that can help DREAMer Scholars in their successful completion of a college education. We also list other sites where DREAMers can find scholarships, programs, and local support. If you see something that can help our DREAMer community, teachers, counselors, and allies, and is not listed here, please send us an email to [email protected] with your suggestions.

U.S. Department of Education released a Resource Guide to help schools, colleges, teachers, and others, support the college and career success of undocumented and DACA youth in secondary and postsecondary settings, check it out!

Resource Guide: Supporting Undocumented Youth


DACA Resources

National Legal Support

DACA Guide

Own the Dream

DACA Renewal Calculator

Travel Information for DACA Students

Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC)

State/Local Legal Support

New York

Hispanic Federation leads a citizenship consortium that has an exemplary record. Since its inception, the consortium has served over 30,000 immigrants: .


DACA Mini Grants & Loan Programs

CA, Bay Area

FL- South Florida

New York


Education Resources

Information and other Scholarships Open to Undocumented Students

Golden Doors Scholars Scholarship 

The Davis-Putter Scholarship Fund

10, 000 Degrees – Undocumented Students

Guide on Going to College 

College Board and Educators 4 Fair Consideration Resources:

Educators Guide on Raids

 ¡Gradúate! Financial Aid Guide to Success

 Harvard College Act on a Dream’s searchable scholarship database for undocumented


 DREAM Activist Resources:

Financial Aid Resources for Hispanic Students

 MALDEF DREAM Act Student Activist Scholarship:

MALDEF Resource Guide 2012-13:

 NILC’s Resources:

Campus Progress “Removing Barriers to Higher Education for Undocumented Students” Guide:

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Resources:

 Congressional Hispanic Caucus

 Minnesota Guide Great for all Students

 Scholarship AZ- List of other Scholarships

Scholarship for Illinois Dreamers

Univision Becas

Questions and Answers about Paying for College



DACA & Employment Rights 

USCIS Guidance for Employers:
 DACA and Employment Rights:


Information on States with In-State Tuition

Several states currently have laws permitting certain undocumented students who have attended and graduated from their primary and secondary schools to pay the same tuition as their classmates at public institutions of higher education. See a list of resources and information on the states that have in-state tuition.

Interactive Map

A map which show A state-by-state analysis of how states treat undocumented students who want to go to public colleges.

Facts About In-State Tuition

Texas In-State Tuition Guide

Films, Movies, & Music Videos


Underwater Dreams Film

The Dream is Now



Aloe Blacc Video

La Santa Cecilia


Illegal Movie


Americans by Heart

We are Americans: Undocumented Students Pursuing the American

Underground Undergrads: UCLA Undocumented Immigrant

Right to Dream: Immigration Reform and America’s Future

No Undocumented Child Left Behind: Plyler V. Doe and the Education

Just Like Us: The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of Age

Out of Status

The Ones Who Don’t Stay

Impossible Subjects: Illegal Aliens and the Making of Modern America

Lives in Limbo-Undocumented and Coming of Age in America


Parent Guides

Got DACA Now What?

Consular Assistance

Directory of the 50 Consulates of Mexico in the United States

“MiConsulmex”: free of cost app of consular services for smartphones, including a special section about DACA.

Available for Apple and Android devices.



“Centro de Información de Actualidad Migratoria” (Current Migration Information Center):

This call center offers information about consular and outreach services, including local DACA related events. Toll free number, 1 855-INFO-3-95. / 1 855 463 6395.
Institute for Mexicans Abroad (IME): IME offers a wide range of information and services, from health and education to sports and culture, through the 50 Mexican Consulates in the US.

Mobile Apps

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