New York Capital Region Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Mentorship Award

Awarded to a student of Hispanic heritage with a minimum GPA of 3.2 or higher, who is starting second year at HVCC. Must be a resident of Albany, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady or Washington County and be a US citizen, legal permanent resident or have DACA status.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Hispanics in the Capital Region scholarship requirements:
    • I have at least one parent of Hispanic sheritage or I was born Hispanic, but adopted by non-hispanic parents
    • I will be starting the second year if studies at HVCC
    • I will maintain a minimum 3.2 GPA two semesters of studies
  2. Please indicate your citizenship status:
  3. Please submit an essay of 300-500 words explaining your experience in a leadership role involved with enhancing the Hispanic community and how the funds awarded through this scholarship will be used to further your education and leadership training.
  4. Please provide two recent letters of recommendation from someone who knows you well and can speak to your academic abilities and potential for success.