Sunday, May 31, 2015
National Society of Hispanic MBAs
The awards are a combination of scholarship funds and reimbursements for travel to a NSHMBA conference. There are three award levels for full-time study: $5,000 awards consisting of a $4,750 scholarship and $250 travel reimbursement; $7,500 awards consisting of a $7,250 scholarship and $250 travel reimbursement; and $10,000 awards granted to the top 5 applicants who demonstrate financial need of $10,000 or more. These awards consist of a $9,750 scholarship and $250 travel reimbursement. There is one award level for part-time study: $2,500 awards consisting of a $2,250 scholarship and $250 travel reimbursement. Awards are renewable for up to one year or until a master's degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon the recipient meeting the following requirements: maintain a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent) in current degree program; and participate in at least two NSHMBA chapter, regional, or national events by April 30. Renewal applications will be sent to eligible recipients in December. Scholarship Management Services processes scholarship payments on behalf of NSHMBA. Payments are made in equal installments on Aug. 15 and Dec. 30. Checks are mailed to each recipient's home address and are made payable to the school.
The number of awards offered varies annually. Last year, 215 awards were given.
Applications are available online from the National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) website. In addition to the completed application, the applicant must submit the following: copies of all postse ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.