There are many scholarships for Hialeah students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Hialeah, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Hialeah students in the following categories:

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"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 30, 2023
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Jul 01, 2023
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 29, 2023
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 30, 2023
Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school for them. Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Jun 30, 2023
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 15, 2023
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2024.B) This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org. In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
American Senior High School
City Of Hialeah Education Academy
Henry H. Filer Middle School
Hialeah - Miami Lakes Senior High
Hialeah Middle School
Hialeah Senior High School
Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High
Jose Marti Mast 6-12 Academy
Jose Marti Middle School
Lincoln-Marti Hialeah Campus Charter School
Mater Academy Lakes High School
Miami Douglas Macarthur North Senior High
Palm Springs Middle School
Westland Hialeah Senior High School
Youth Co-Op Preparatory High School

Hialeah is a name that has its origins to the Muskogee peoples. Translated it means "pretty prairie," as "Hili" means pretty and "Haiyakpo" means prairie. The word itself is said to be of Seminole origin, translating to "Upland Prairie."

The city of Hialeah sits on a huge prairie right in between the Everglades and Biscayne Bay. Hialeah is part of Florida's Miami-Dade County. The population of the city of Hialeah was 226,419 as of the 2000 census. In the year 2009, the U.S. Census Bureau estimated that the city's population had become reduced to around 218,900. It is a major city of Greater Miami and South Florida and was the 6th largest city within Florida State at that time. With a population density of more than 10,000/sq mile, it is the country's 10th largest city.

The interpretation of the name Hialeah, by the Seminole means "High Prairie" and evokes a picture of the pretty grassy plains the native Indians utilized to dock their canoes on when coming in from the everglades. It was in this location that they would show their things for sale and trade for the newcomers from Miami. In 1921, Missouri cattleman James H. Bright and pioneer aviator Glen Curtiss thought that the region had great potential.

Some interesting facts regarding the city of Hialeah are that it is the densest city in America in terms of population and does not have any tall buildings. The city of Hialeah likewise has the 2nd highest percentage of Cuban American and Cuban inhabitants in any city in the US. Hialeah is home to a variety of retailers such as: Starbucks, Walmart, Target, The Home Depot, Kohl's, Lowe's and Best Buy. It is the commercial center in Miami-Dade County. The city of Hialeah is also home to some popular homegrown businesses like for example Sedano's and Navarro.

The city of Hialeah is home to a variety of mom and pop stores which add a vibrant flare to the community. These stores successfully and actively compete alongside the national franchises, name brand retailers and outfitters. National businesses have altered their conventional business strategy to fit into the demands of the local economy in order to remain competitive. For instance a Publix Sabor was opened by Publix supermarkets. This place is found along one of the main streets in Hialeah and caters mainly to Latin American and Hispanic clientele.

Hialeah was made into an industrial city during the 1970s and the 1980s through businesses of cloth and manufacturing. Nevertheless, nearly all of these organizations have long disappeared. The local economy has been revitalized with new electronics and several technology businesses.

Westland Mall within Westfield Westland, houses more than 100 retail shops for residents and visitors to enjoy. Some of the main anchor stores here consist of Macy's, JC Penny and Sears. Popular eateries include Chili's, McDonald's, Edy's, Fuddrucker's and Manchu Wok.

The city of Hialeah provides easy access to all of the entertainment and arts alternatives of the South Florida metropolitan area as well as nearby Miami. There are many cultural resources and parks within the vicinity. Some of these resources in the city of Hialeah consist of: Triangle Park, an Audobon Bird Sanctuary referred to as Hialeah Park, Amelia Earhart Park, Don Shula's Hotel and Golf Club, The Gymnasium & Youth Center situated at Bucky Dent, Hialeah Racetrack, Ted Hendrick's Stadium, Milander Park and Milander Auditorium, Goodlet Tennis Center and Goodlet Park, as well as Bucky Dent Park Gym.