Latina Leadership Network (LLN) Scholarship Program

Latina Leadership Network
Type Scholarship
Amount $500
Duration 1 Year

Check website for deadlines for current year.

Description

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

Ethnicity

  • Hispanic/Latino
  • Mexican American
  • Puerto Rican

Other Restrictions

Must have at least 24 credit units in college

Citizenship

This funding opportunity requires applicants to hold U.S. Citizenship.

More Information

Student Scholarships


Latina Leadership Network
P.O. Box 5312
Santa Maria, CA 93456
LatinaLeadershipNetworkCCC@gmail.com