Applicant must be a United States citizen or legal resident who has applied to or is enrolled in a college, university, or graduate school, including two-year colleges, or vocational schools that lead to an associate's degree. Three types of awards are available: National Scholastic Achievement Awards, applicant must have a minimum 3.5 GPA and if student is an entering freshman, a minimum ACT score of 29 (SAT Reasoning score of 1350) is required; Honors Awards, applicant must have a minimum 3.25 GPA, and if the student is an entering freshman, a minimum ACT score of 23 (SAT Reasoning score of 1100) is required; General Awards, grades and academic performance will serve as indicators of potential; however, emphasis may be placed on the individual's motivation, sincerity, and integrity, which can best be revealed through a personal interview and in the personal essay. Need, community involvement, and leadership activities will also be considered.
Recipient must reapply.
Deadline: March 31
Award type: Scholarship
Enrollment level: College Junior, College Senior, College Sophomore, College Freshman
Country: United States
Misc: Community Service/involvement, Co-curricular/extracurricular Activities, Leadership Skills, Financial Need
Program Coordinator United States
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) National Educational Services Centers, Inc.
2000 L Street Northwest, Suite 610 Washington, DC 20036 United States
Phone: (202) 835-9646
Fax: (202) 835-9685