Connecting Hispanics with skills and advice


 

Serving the Fox Cities of Wisconsin

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For further information and/or questions, please call (920) 968-6880.

ALL INFORMATION REQUIRED MUST BE SUBMITTED BY THE DEADLINE. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

CASA HISPANA

 

SCHOLARSHIP GUIDELINES
FOR HISPANIC/LATINO STUDENTS
Read criteria for eligibility. To download a Pdf version of this click here)

  1. Previous winners of Casa Hispana scholarships must wait one academic year before they re-apply
  2. One (1) or Two (2) Academic references of recommendations. Must be provided by the applicant (form attached).  Academic recommendations from teachers, guidance counselor, coach, etc. One (1) or Two (2) Personal References Recommendations: personal recommendations from employers or volunteer supervisors. (Please do not use your family members they are not part of personal recommendations).
  3. There is a minimum grade point average (GPA) of C or 2.0 GPA numerical equivalent required to apply.  Other factors will be considered in selecting the successful candidate(s), including GPA, thus transcripts from the high school or a previous school will be required of the applicant(s) selected to receive a scholarship.  A marginal grade point average should not be a deterrent to apply, as need, tenacity and community involvement will also be priorities for determination of awards.
  4. The applicant must attach proof that he/she has been accepted to an institution of higher learning (technical college, college, and university or certification program). Casa Hispana, Inc. will honor online education in the Continent of United States.
  5.  If the applicant is selected to receive a scholarship, Casa Hispana Inc. will send the scholarship funds directly to the school after the student has enrolled/ Student must provide a Bill from the school with the students ID Number, Address where the payment must go to and to what department. Enclosed is a sheet for the student to send to Casa Hispana, WI with the correct information.  Scholarship will be disburse within (1) one calendar year.
  6. Please upload all documents (application, essay, and proof of acceptance to a technical college or university, and a transcript from a high school or a previous school) must be sent together in one package.
  7. Letters of recommendation may be Included in that package in sealed envelopes or mailed/e-mailed (casahisoanawi@yahoo.com) separately by the writer to Casa Hispana, 1800 Appleton Road, Menasha, WI 54952, and all must be
  8. Applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Selection Committee and selections will be made by  April 14, 2017
  9. Applicants must be prepared for a possible interview by the Scholarship Selection Committee.