Links and Resources 

This page contains helpful information for DREAM Act eligible youth, educators, and community advocates.

Please contact us if you have any questions or are looking for more information.  

General Resources 

 General Information about the DREAM Act:

DREAM Act Bill Summary 05-2011.pdf DREAM Act Bill Summary 05-2011.pdf
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DREAM Act - Effects on Economy.pdf DREAM Act - Effects on Economy.pdf
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MD In-State Tuition Fact Sheets:

MDYC SB 167 Fact Sheet.pdf MDYC SB 167 Fact Sheet.pdf
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MDYC - Dispelling In-State Tuition Myths.pdf MDYC - Dispelling In-State Tuition Myths.pdf
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Resources for Youth Activist & Students:

 Know Your Rights Info:

Immigrant Youth Handbook English.pdf Immigrant Youth Handbook English.pdf
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 Scholarship Info & College Guides

If you are an undocumented student remember you have the right to attend a college or university in Maryland! The pathway to college for an undocumented student is the same as a student with papers, although there will be many challenges and paying for school maybe the biggest. It takes determination and creativity. Many Dreamers have overcome the challenges and have received their degree. Below are some helpful guides and links!

Dream Educational Empowerment Program (DEEP) - Achieving equal access to education nationwide, regardless of immigration status.  

 Resources and Guides for Dreamers

NCLR GUIDE FOR UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS.pdf NCLR GUIDE FOR UNDOCUMENTED STUDENTS.pdf
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Resources and Guides for MD Students

These are guides for MD students to use in their pathway to college. There is info how to plan for college, the testing needed, finding a school, and how to apply to college.

College 411: A Student Guide to Higher Education & Financial Aid in Maryland

www.mdgo4it.org

www.marylandmentor.org

www.college.gov


Scholarship Organizations & List

ScholarshipsA-Z: scholarshipsaz.org

Esperanza Fund: www.esperanzafund.org

Dream Scholarship Fund: www.dreamscholarshipfund.com

Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund: www.maldef.org

Hispanic College Fund: www.hispanicfund.org

Hispanic Scholarship Fund: www.hsf.net

Resources for Educators & Counselors
There is a lot an educator can do to support a DREAMer. Here are some links to great webpages:

Web Resources:

National Immigration Law Center: www.nilc.org & www.nilc.org/dreamact

Immigrant Legal Resource Center: www.ilrc.org & www.ilrc.org/for-immigrants

DREAMer Lead Organizations:


United We Dream Network (National)  www.unitedwedream.org

DREAMers Adrift (DREAMer created art, music, literature, & videos) www.dreamersadrift.com

Arizona DREAM Act Coalition (AZ) www.theadac.org

Arkansas Coalition for the DREAM (AR) www.arkansasdreamers.org

DREAM Team LA (CA) www.dreamteamla.org

El Cambio (NC) www.elcambio.com

Familias Inmigrantes y Estudiantes en la Lucha (TX) www.fielhouston.org

IDEAS at UCLA (CA) www.ideasla.org

Kansas Missouri DREAM Alliance (KS & MO) www.ksmoda.org

New Jersey DREAM Act Coalition (NJ) www.njdac.org

New Mexico DREAMers in Action (NM) www.nmdia.org

North Texas DREAM Team (TX) www.ntdreamteam.org

Orange County DREAM Team (CA) www.istillhaveadream.org

Salt Lake DREAM Team (UT) www.sldreamteam.org

San Antonio Immigrant Youth Movement (TX) www.www.saiym.org

Student Immigrant Movement (MA) www.simforus.com

Students Working for Equal Rights (FL) www.swer.org

University Leadership Initiative (TX) www.universityleadership.org