Hispanic Leadership Council

Hispanic Leadership Council Every year, the Hispanic Leadership Council is pleased to award scholarships of varied amounts to qualified students who enroll in a four year accredited college/university and to qualified students who enroll in an accredited trade/business school or junior college.

Description Competitive scholarship that provides an award for Hispanic students who demonstrate the desire and ability to excel academically and promote Hispanic culture.
Amount

Up to $1,000 for one year from the Hispanic Leadership Council.

Other scholarships offered by ACU, HSU, McMurry, and Cisco.

Scholarship Guidelines
  • The applicant must be Hispanic and/or of Hispanic descent and a U.S. 
    citizen or a legal resident. 
  • The applicant must be admitted to an accredited college, university or 
    trade school at the time of the application. 
  • The applicant must reside in a county serviced by the Region 14 
    Service Center. 
  • Other scholarships, grants or loans received do not exclude students 
    from eligibility. 
  • Applicants are encouraged to volunteer for different HLC events. 
  • The amount of the scholarship may not exceed total expenses, which include tuition, lab or other fees, and book expenses incurred each semester. Four $1,000 incoming freshman scholarships, one $1,000 current traditional college student scholarship, and several university scholarships will be awarded.
Process
  • Any recipient who withdraws from school automatically forfeits all 
    scholarship funds. 

  • The application packages are received by the HLC Scholarship 
    Committee. (Deadline: March 31) 
  • The HLC Scholarship Committee will grade the application packages and 
    select a group of finalists. 
  • Finalists will be interviewed by HLC members. 
  • The HLC Scholarship Committee will select recipients based on 
    application packages and interviews. 
  • The awards will be announced at an upcoming event (event information 
    is still to be determined). 
  • Recipients are encouraged to express their appreciation in writing to 
    the HLC.
Time Schedule
  • January 25: Apply online (see below) or at the Planning for College Seminar
  • March 31: Postmark Application Deadline 
  • April 18-19: Finalist Interviews 
  • May 31: Applicants receive scholarship notifications by this date 
  • August / September: Scholarship disbursement after verification of student enrollment

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