It's been two days since I graduated and I feel better than last times post.
It could be because I am still in my internship stages. I love interning with Latinitas, very much so. I love the whole communication process even if it is through email or social networks.
As sad as I was about leaving the students that I tutored, I am sure I left them a strong and positive impression of our relationship. Their attempts to read to me and complete their homework show me so much of…Continue
Added by April C. Davila on May 21, 2013 at 11:29am — No Comments
Do you know a high school student who is an aspiring attorney?
Apply now to the FREE Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA) Legal Education Action Program (LEAP). The program takes place in Los Angeles, California on June 23-30, 2013. LEAP participants will be housed on a University campus for the one-week residential experience and will live in a protected campus environment with young attorneys, law students and college graduates serving as student-guides and mentors.…
Added by Latinitas Intern on May 13, 2013 at 8:57am — No Comments
This spring semester has been a marvelous and exhilarating experience for me so far. I currently attend Santa Monica College, an institution of higher education whose environment has nurtured my intellectual curiosity well.
I am a political science major with a strong interest in economics and sociology. I am currently working on earning a degree in public policy. My public policy course this semester has helped me understand eight models that are used when formulating and evaluating…Continue
Added by Latinitas Intern on April 10, 2013 at 12:00pm — No Comments
I am working on an article about financial aid, I would like to get some quotes about scholarships.
Where did you find the scholarship?
Was it hard to find your scholarship?
What were some of the requirements for your scholarship?
Was it hard to fill out the application?
How does your scholarship help you pay for college?
Is it hard to maintain your scholarship?
If anyone can answer these questions, I will be very…Continue
LNESC and LULAC established the LNSF to help youth in underserved communities make the dream of college enrollment a reality. LNSF is a unique partnership between grassroots advocates and corporations to fund educational opportunities for deserving youth across the U.S. Every dollar raised by local LULAC Councils is matched by corporate partners secured by LNESC to increase the amount given in both the council and corporation's name. This model results in a true grassroots/corporate…Continue
Added by Latinitas Intern on March 25, 2013 at 12:45pm — No Comments
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To help young Latinas stay in school and be prepared to enter the workforce of the 21st century, NHLI created the Latinas Learning to Lead Program, targeted college-enrolled, 18-24 year old Latinas. NHLI’s Latinas Learning to Lead Program promotes and fosters the career and educational development of young college-aged Latina leaders through training, mentoring opportunities, and access to national networks and tools to create a community impact through their leadership…Continue
Added by Latinitas Intern on March 15, 2013 at 4:05pm — No Comments
Applications now OPEN for NSHMBA Foundation Scholarships. Applications close April 30, 2013.Scholarships awarded to highly-qualified Hispanic students planning to pursue MBA degree at an AACSB-accredited institution in U.S. or Puerto Rico.Awards range from $2,500 to $10,000. Winners also given fullregistration to attend…Continue
Added by Latinitas Intern on March 8, 2013 at 1:26pm — No Comments
If you are a high school student and are interested in Dance, Acting, Animation, Film, Art, and Photography - there is an amazing month long program called CSSSA (California State Summer School of the Arts) which is at the CalArts (California Institute of the Arts) Campus, and…Continue
Added by Sara Celeste Martin on February 28, 2013 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Founded in 1993, The Young Women’s Alliance (YWA) is an organization of women that empowers its members to develop personally and professionally through educational programs and opportunities to lead, network and serve.
The Young Women’s Alliance Foundation (YWAF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created by the Young Women’s Alliance in 1997. The Foundation empowers tomorrow’s female leaders by awarding educational scholarships for girls and women and providing grants to the…Continue
Added by Latinitas Intern on February 27, 2013 at 12:57pm — No Comments
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Ben Franklin once said "An investment in knowledge pays the best interest." In today's competitive work environment, that is definitely true; according to an article in the New York Times called "The Class of 2012," graduates with degrees were more likely to land the jobs they apply for, with only "8.5 percent, on average, in the past year — compared with 21 percent for young high school…Continue
Added by Zyanya on November 16, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
SEMA Scholarship fund is offering scholarships, Loans and Technical College Scholarships for any student who has 50 or more credit hours.The minimum GAP requirement is 2.5. They also offer Loan forgiveness options for students in automotive programs who are seeking to go to grad school. Interested? these are some of the requirements:
• SEMA Scholarships for $1,000 - $2,000
• SEMA Loan Forgiveness $1,000 awards for graduates
• SEMA Ohio Technical College…
Added by Latinitas Intern on October 31, 2012 at 12:56pm — No Comments
Added by Gabriella Landeros on October 29, 2012 at 1:59pm — No Comments
Are you a teen cancer survivor? The Cancer Association is helping survivors witha scholarship for full-time students. The scholarship applies to any collge,community college, vocational or technical school. Participants must complete 25 service hours.
Childhood Cancer Survivor College Scholarship for full-time students for up to $10,000!
DEADLINE: Feb. 22!
Applicants must be:
• Diagnosed with cancer before the age of 21
• U.S. citizen age 25 or younger at the…
Added by Latinitas Intern on October 24, 2012 at 12:57pm — No Comments
The College and Career Institute is a retention program that serves as a one stop resource center that provides college students with financial, social and career support that will reinforce on-time graduation, and ultimately lead to a cohort of successful Hispanic professionals. During the course of the academic year, accepted students will receive a scholarship ranging from $500 - $10,000, advisory phone calls once per term, and graduation cards upon completion of their degree. In…Continue
Added by Latinitas Intern on October 19, 2012 at 12:18pm — No Comments
Golden Door Scholarship for DREAMers/undocumented high school seniors or recent graduates nationwide for 2013-14! Preference to North/South Carolina residents and interested in Math, Science, Technology and Engineering.
DEADLINE: Nov. 1!
Scholars will receive funding to cover tuition, room & board for a four-year degree. We ask that our students take responsibility for their education by taking on up to 20% of that scholarship upon graduation as a loan that will be paid…
Added by Latinitas Intern on October 15, 2012 at 10:22am — No Comments
Ric Elias, CEO for Red Ventures Internet marketing firm in Fort Mill, S.C., is donating $1 million dollars to promote a new non-profit organization that helps undocumented youth pay for their college career. Over the past months he's been criticized for this cause, but he is willing to help young students with this donation. He still doesn't know how many scholarships will be given but he says these will help students pay for their four years in a college of their choice plus room…Continue
Added by Latinitas Intern on October 12, 2012 at 12:26pm — No Comments
Hello there! As an introduction sort of to myself as a blogger and to everyone and anyone who reads this, here are just some lists I've composed!
I think i'll post lists every first of the new month! Sort of as a monthly ritual and to reflect on what I am thinking about during that time
Things that get me stoked (Oct. 1, 2012)
+ My mom laughing.
+ My bed.
+ Black Jeans