The Latina Leadership Network of the California Community Colleges (LLN) will be awarding four (4) student scholarships of $500 to Latina students currently attending California Community Colleges. LLN Scholarship recipients will be honored a the 28th Annual Latina Leadership Network Conference at the Ventura Community College during the conference – March 26-28, 2015.
We strongly encourage LLN Scholarship recipients to attend the conference, but it is not required.
Applicant Eligibility Criteria:
• Be of Latina heritage (one parent fully Latino or each parent half Latino)
• 24 units of college work (may include work in-progress)
• Earned a 2.5 minimum GPA
• Currently enrolled in a California Community College
• Must provide a transcript of all work completed (unofficial transcripts will be accepted)
Applications will be evaluated based on the following criteria:
• Personal essay
• Academic achievement
• Community involvement
• Two (2) letters of recommendation
• Completed Application
- Mexican American
- Puerto Rican
Must have at least 24 credit units in college
This funding opportunity requires applicants to hold U.S. Citizenship.