LINC TELACU Education Foundation
$500 to $5,000 annually, renewable for three years if the recipient is entering college for the first time and maintains a grade point average of 2.5 or higher. Students who are already enrolled in college at time of application are eligible for a one-time award.
The number of awards offered varies annually. Typically, the LINC TELACU Education Foundation awards hundreds of scholarships.
Each year, the TELACU Education Foundation awards scholarships to students in California, Texas, Illinois and New York. Latinos(as) are eligible for consideration based upon academic achievement, financial need, community service, letters of recommendation, and their understanding of the issues confronting the Latino community. The applicant must be a low-income student. All applicants must be available to be interviewed by the selection committee in April (finalists will be informed of the exact time by mail or phone). Scholarship recipients are required to participate in TELACU academic support programs and provide 20 hours of community service per academic year.
Applications are available on the TELACU website by clicking on the 'Education Foundation' link. In addition to a completed application, the applicant must also submit the following: two letters of ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.