It is finally time to throw on those cap and gowns. It is finally time to grab your family, and friends to celebrate the hard years of your education. And trust us when we say, the celebration is a lot more fun when you have an extra $2,000 in your pocket to put directly towards the next steps in your education. Chicas Latinas wanted to celebrate our future Latinx-leaders in the Sacramento area that are pursing higher-education. With this scholarship, you could further your education in any way you please. All we want to see is your growth in learning!
Our community is one that uplifts one another, and ensures that you have support every step of the way. Through this scholarship, Chicas Latinas de Sacramento can help support your education goals!
There are only a few qualifications to make sure of before you apply:
- Resident of Sacramento County
- Currently full time student enrolled in High School or accredited Community College.
- Minimum GPA of 2.5
- Must be Latino/a
- Must enroll full time for 2021-2022 school year in accredited four year college or an accredited California Community College
We wanted this process to not be so stressful! Here are the only requirements when applying:
- Complete scholarship application, all parts received by May 29, 2021
- Personal statement with a maximum 1000 words per prompt
- Current Unofficial school transcripts required for the winning recipient
- Two non-family references with two points of contact, e.g. e-mail and phone
- Signature and date on application stating application is true and accurate
All applications must be submitted by May 29th, 2021!
To apply visit: http://bit.ly/ChicasScholarship2021-22
If there you have any questions about the application or process… Don’t hesitate! Reach out to us:
- www.chicaslatinasdesacramento.org (Website)
- facebook.com/ChicasLatinas (Facebook)
- twitter.com/ChicasLatinas (Twitter)
- instagram.com/ChicasLatinas916 (Instagram)
Chicas Latinas de Sacramento is proud to be part of your journey to academic success. We have created this scholarship with the sole purpose to make a positive impact in the lives of Sacramento students interested in pursuing higher education!