Saturday, April 16, 2016
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI)
Awards will be distributed as follows: $5,000 to attend a graduate-level institution; $2,500 to attend a four-year academic institution; and $1,000 to attend a two-year community college or A.A./A.S. degree-granting institution. Total scholarship monies will be equally divided and distributed on a yearly basis as long as recipients maintain good academic standing (i.e. if a student receives the scholarship as an entering freshman, his/her $2,500 award will be distributed in four equal installments of $625 a year). Scholarship awards are designed to cover tuition, room and board, textbooks, and other educational expenses associated with college enrollment.
The number of awards offered varies annually based on fund-raising. Last year, 127 awards were given (15 to community college students, 92 to undergraduate students, and 20 to graduate students).
The deadline date has not yet been finalized for this year, but is expected to be the same as last year. The date shown here is tentative based on last year's deadline. Please check back in November f ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.