The Dream.US Scholarship


Apply Now for TheDream.US Scholarship

Deadline for Applications is February 28, 2023

TheDream.US Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship for immigrant and undocumented youth. Applications are currently being accepted for 2022-2023. Complete TheDream.US National Scholarship application now.

DREAMers are undocumented immigrant youth who came to this country at a young age.  TheDream.US is the nation’s largest college access and success program for Dreamers. The program provides scholarships to driven Dreamers that enter the country as juveniles to help them pay for their college education.

See the eligibility requirements.

Why should I apply?

  • Up to $9,750 a year to cover your BMCC tuition; additional funds when you transfer to a 4-year CUNY college totaling $39,000.

  • Awardees receive $750 each semester (fall, spring and summer) for books, supplies, and transportation.

  • At BMCC, you’ll also get a personalized academic advisor who will provide support along the way.

  • Join a community of peers and staff who understand your unique challenges.

Should current BMCC students apply?

  • If you are planning to continue at BMCC in the fall of 2023 you can apply as well
  • If you are graduating and starting at a CUNY Senior College in the fall of 2023 you can apply for the community college graduate version of this scholarship.
  • Community college graduate applicants have slightly higher academic requirements. Please visit the eligibility requirements for more details

Apply Now

Apply on the national TheDream.US scholarship  website.

For more info visit TheDream.US Frequently Asked Questions. Please remember TheDream.US National Scholarship (private) is not the same as The Dream Act Application (public). If eligible students may have both forms of financial aid.

Please contact email with any questions.