*Hispanic College Fund, Inc.Page address: http://www.mnsu.edu/cultdiv/services/scholarships/minority/hcf.html
Washington, DC 20005
Deadline: April 15
To be eligible for the Hispanic College Fund Scholarship you must meet all of the following criteria. Must be accepted or enrolled at an accredited institution of higher education as a full-time student pursuing an academic discipline that will lead to a career in business.
Acceptable Majors Include
Finance, Human Resources, Marketing, Information Technology, Accounting, Management Information Systems, Economics, Computer Science, Management, Multimedia Production, International Business, Business Administration, Industrial Engineering, Electrical/ Mechanical Engineering, Architecture, Communications, and Psychology.
Students enrolled in community or junior colleges are also eligible to apply provided they intend to enroll in and obtain a bachelor degree from a four-year accredited institution.
Must be in good academic standing with a cumulative of GPA 3.00 or better on a 4.00 scale.
Must provide evidence of financial need (students who come from families with incomes at or below 60% of the area's median family income, based on family size). Please submit the following
- Certification by a college or university's office of student financial aid (Part 1, Section C of application)
- A copy of your Student Aid Report (SAR)
- Your and/or your parents' most recently filed Income Tax Return Must be a U.S. citizen of Hispanic origin residing in the fifty states or Puerto Rico
Close consideration will be given to students who have leadership and/ or mentoring qualities as demonstrated by a record of involvement and participation in extracurricular or civic activities in school or in the communities.