Center for Latino and Latin American Studies’ 
Undergraduate Scholarship

The scholarship is a $500.00 award for undergraduate students of Latino origin. Applications are issued every spring semester.  The scholarship winner is announced in May.  The award will be made during the following fall semester. This is a need-based scholarship.

Eligibility Criteria

In order to apply, an interested student must complete and submit a two-page, double-space statement of career goals, official transcripts, and contact information, as well as:

  • Be a Latino (defined as a person with at least one parent of Hispanic origin).
  • Have a GPA of 3.0 or better in applicant’s major field.
  • Demonstrate satisfactory progress towards graduation.

Current Application Deadline

  • Deadline for application for Academic Year 2016-2017 is: March 24, 2017
  • Application Form