HACU 2010-11 Scholarships now open

More than $250,000 to be awarded to eligible students


The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) is accepting online applications for the HACU Scholarship Program until Friday, May 28, 2010.

More than $250,000 will be awarded to eligible students attending HACU-member institutions during the 2010-2011 academic year. Students must meet the following criteria for all scholarships:

* Demonstrate financial need

* Eligible for Federal Financial Aid (student must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident)

* Meet criteria for specific scholarships to which they are applying

* Enrolled at a HACU-member college or university in the U.S. or Puerto Rico at the time applications are completed and scholarships awarded.

* Applications and supporting documents must be submitted by Friday, May 28, 2010. Scholarships will be awarded in the fall.

The following are the Scholarship Program Sponsors:

Aetna Nursing Scholarships

Deloitte Scholars Program

Lockheed Martin Scholarships Award

NASCAR/Wendell Scott Award

Office Depot Scholarship

United Health Foundation Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Scholarship

HACU/Wal-Mart Achievers Scholarship

Information on HACU’s scholarship program is available at www.hacu.net/scholarships. Inquiries can be submitted to: scholarship@hacu.net.