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LULAC Scholarship 2017

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January 22, 2017
LULAC Cincinnati Scholarship Criteria 2017

Scholarship Application

 Important
Student should send complete application packet postmarked by March 31, 2017 to:
 LULAC Cincinnati
Attn: Education Committee
P.O. Box 19057
Cincinnati, OH 45219

Who is eligible?
Lulac Cincinnati - LNSF Award Criteria: Applicants are eligible for the following three types of scholarship awards:
 
1.  National Scholastic Achievement Awards ($2,000)
GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale or equivalent, and if the student is an entering freshman, 29 or higher on the ACT test, or 1350 or higher on the SAT test.

2.  Honors Awards ($500 to $2,000)
GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale or equivalent, and if the student is an entering freshman, 23 or higher on the ACT test, or 1100 or higher on the SAT test.

3.  General Awards ($250 to $1,000)
Grades and academic performance will serve as indicators of potential; however, an emphasis may be placed on the individual's motivation, sincerity, and community involvement.
 
- Student or parents should be a resident of the greater Cincinnati Metro area (we utilize UC reciprocity agreement for KY and IN counties (http://www.uc.edu/registrar/residency_reciprocity_metro/kentucky_reciprocity.html). 

- Student should have participated in civic and/or social activities organized to support the Latino community.
 
- Recipient will complete 10 hours (minimum) of community service at LULAC events or with approved LULAC community partners (e.g. Su Casa, Hispanic Chamber, Santa Maria, English Learners Language Foundation).  Students will receive their check(s) after they complete the 10 hours of community service.)
 
- All students can and should apply, regardless of legal status.
 
- Students with demonstrated financial need will be given preference (1040 - tax return, letter of support or recommendation supporting student's financial need etc.) Please include copies of these supporting documents with your application. Make sure that no personal information: social security number or address is visible.
 
- To obtain scholarship application, please visit click here    Scholarship Application

- PLEASE NOTE CHANGE TO THE LNSF APPLICATION: Effective spring 2017, all applicants are required to submit a high school or college transcript, including cumulative GPA, to be eligible for the NSA, Honors, or General award. If the LNESC National Office does not receive the student transcript as supporting documentation, the application will be considered incomplete and funds will not be released.
 
- Recipient is expected to become a member of the LULAC Young Adults council $25 membership.

- Student should send complete application packet postmarked by March 31, 2017 to:
 LULAC Cincinnati
Attn: Education Committee
P.O. Box 19057
Cincinnati, OH 45219

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