La Unidad Latina MPOWERing DACA Students Scholarship 2019
Due: April 15, 2019 | These scholarships are sponsored by MPOWER, and La Unidad Latina Foundation, two organizations specializing in supporting higher education for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival) students.
One $3,000 scholarship and two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to DACA recipients who have been accepted to, or are enrolled at, an MPOWER partner university (Pepperdine University).
These scholarships are aimed at the full-time undergraduate or graduate student who has completed at least two years of undergraduate study (in any major) and has a GPA of 2.8 or higher. In addition to completing the online application form, applicants are asked to write a 750 word essay in response to a prompt asking them to describe their career goals and vision for empowering and advocating for the DREAMer and DACA community.
The deadline to submit the online application, and the accompanying materials and
essay is April 15, 2019. For more information and the online application form, see: