Program Description:
Five scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each will be awarded to assist students of Hispanic/Latino heritage to obtain a college degree in the health professions field. Scholarship winners will be notified on March 15th, 2020.

Scholarship recipients must be of Latino heritage, have a proven record of academic excellence, and must be actively pursuing a degree in the health professions. For questions, please contact hhc@hispanic-health.org.

Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to:

  • Graduating High School Seniors (3 scholarships of $2,000 each)
  • College Undergraduate (1 scholarship of $2,000)
  • Graduate Students (1 scholarship of $2,000)

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be of Hispanic/Latino heritage
  • Be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in the health professions field
  • Be a US citizen, permanent resident, DACA, eligible non-citizen as defined by FAFSA
  • Currently reside or have a permanent address in the Greater Houston area
  • Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Have plans to enroll full-time at a two or four year U.S. accredited institution in the U.S., Puerto Rico,
  • U.S. Virgin Islands ​ ​

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​Application Deadline:  
***EXTENDED DEADLINE: Completed application must be submitted and postmarked no later than February 24, 2020. Incomplete applications will not be processed (no exceptions).