$5,000
Avg. Amount Awarded
166
Days
May 26 2019
Application Deadline
9
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Description

Caf?® Bustelo and the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) have teamed up to present El Caf?® del Futuro Scholarship Essay Contest. Eligible students can enter for a chance to win one of nine $5,000 college scholarships. Permanent legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C., age 18 or older and of Latino decent, that are currently enrolled full-time in a college of university, are eligible to apply for the scholarship. To enter/apply, complete the online application on the HACU website: www.hacu.net; and respond to and upload your original essay on the following topic: Describe how your Latino heritage, family, and the community in which you grew up have impacted your desire and motivation to obtain a college degree. Additionally, describe what you intend to accomplish with your degree and how you will give back to your community. Attach the required supporting documents to the application.

Amount Details

$5,000
Low Amount Awarded
$45,000
Total Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMust be at least 18 years old
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Hispanic students
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted by ethnic heritage: Hispanic

How to Apply

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Contact
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
hacu@hacu.net
Tel: 210-692-3805
Fax: 210-692-0823 Address 1 Strawberry Lane
Orville, OH 44667