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Make the U Scholarship


Scholarship Value: $15,000
Awards Available: 31
Award Deadline: October 15, 2017

Colgate-Palmolive in partnership with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation, encourages you to put yourself on the path of higher education. The Haz La U program helps Hispanic youth reach the University by providing financial relief through educational grants totaling $100,000.

YOU CAN WIN ONE OF 31 SCHOLARSHIP SCHOLARSHIPS

A) 10 Bronze Scholarships, each for $2,000

B) 10 Silver Scholarships, each for $3,000

C) 10 Gold Scholarships, each for $3,500

D) 1 Scholarship for $15,000

CRITERION OF SELECTION

A) Academic excellence

B) Dedication to the service of the community

C) Demonstration of leadership within the community

Eligibility:

A) Must be graduating from an accredited high school in the Spring of 2018

B) Must have an un-weighted 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale

C) Be of Hispanic Heritage including (includes Spain, Brazil, Philippines)

D) Planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor's degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high school

E) If selected, attendance to the regional ceremony is mandatory. Travel to the ceremony will be at the recipient's expense

F) Completed online application including a letter of recommendation, transcript and essay questions

G) Be a Permanent Resident, DACA, U.S. Citizen or Eligible Non-Citizen



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