The term “first-generation” refers to those students whose parents did not graduate from college. If neither of your parents has a four-year college degree, you might qualify for these scholarships!

Buick Achievers Scholarship Program
(NOTE: Last year’s application period is over for this scholarship. Check back later.)
Who: First generation college students majoring in engineering, technology, business, design, or another automotive related field.
Amount: $2,000-$25,000

Kids Chance Award Scholarship
Who: Students who come from a single parent home.
Amount: $2,000
Due: Spring

Sallie Mae First in My Family Scholarship
Who: Hispanic students who are the first of their family to go to college.
Amount: $500
Due: Spring