RMHC®/HACER® Scholarship Program Opportunities

Style Magazine Newswire | 11/5/2013, 3:24 p.m. | Updated on 11/5/2013, 3:24 p.m.
As part of its mission of providing the highest quality educational opportunities to high-need Latino youth, the LULAC National Educational ...

As part of its mission of providing the highest quality educational opportunities to high-need Latino youth, the LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc.

(LNESC) is partnering with Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC) to help promote the RMHC/HACER scholarship program to qualifying high school seniors across the U.S.

RMHC/HACER is one of the largest scholarships in the country assisting Hispanic high school students pursuing a college education. Since its inception in 1985, more than $24 million has been awarded in scholarships to Hispanic students to support their college education dreams. The program expanded in 2008 to include four RMHC/HACER National Scholarships of $100,000 to be awarded annually to deserving high school graduates. Scholarships are awarded on a national and regional level. Applications for the 2013-2014 RMHC/HACER National Scholarship will be accepted from October 1st through January 21st, 2014. For more details, please visit www.rmhc.org or www.MeEncanta.com.

General Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a high school senior
  • Be younger than 21 years old
  • Have at least one parent of Hispanic/Latino heritage
  • Be eligible to attend a two- or four-year college, university or technical
  • school with a full course of study
  • Be a legal U.S. resident
  • Live in a participating RMHC Chapter's geographic area