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SEMA Memorial Scholarships for Communication,Business and Engineering majors.

SEMA Scholarship fund is offering scholarships, Loans and Technical College Scholarships for any student who has 50 or more credit hours.The minimum GAP requirement is 2.5. They also offer Loan forgiveness options for students in automotive programs who are seeking to go to grad school. Interested? these are some of the requirements:

• SEMA Scholarships for $1,000 - $2,000

• SEMA Loan Forgiveness $1,000 awards for graduates

• SEMA Ohio Technical College…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 31, 2012 at 12:56pm — No Comments

Senator Gregory Luna Legislative Scholars and Fellowship Program Spring Opportunity.

The Senate Hispanic Research Council is looking for students who would like work for the Senate at Washington. They offer Fall and Spring. You must be 21 years old to apply here are some of the requirements If you are interested:

Eligibility Requirements

  • Scholars: An undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited educational institution with at least 60 semester hours completed
  • Fellows: A graduate student currently enrolled in…

Added by Latinitas Intern on October 26, 2012 at 2:20pm — No Comments

Teen cancer Survivors scholarship Program.

Are you a teen cancer survivor? The Cancer Association is helping survivors witha scholarship for full-time students. The scholarship applies to any collge,community college, vocational or technical school. Participants must complete 25 service hours.

Childhood Cancer Survivor College Scholarship for full-time students for up to $10,000!

DEADLINE: Feb. 22!

Applicants must be:

• Diagnosed with cancer before the age of 21

• U.S. citizen age 25 or younger at the…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 24, 2012 at 12:57pm — No Comments

Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Summer Programs

The Program has two major components. First, in order to enhance participants' academic preparation to work in international affairs, the Program provides three courses that focus on enhancing knowledge and skills related to U.S. foreign policy, economics and writing. In addition, in order to provide greater insight into the foreign policy-making process and international affairs careers, the Rangel Program introduces the participants to a wide range of government and non-government…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 22, 2012 at 12:21pm — No Comments

LARSS Scholars program is seeking Math,Science and Engeeniering Majors!

NASA and its program LARSS (Langley Aerospace Research Student Scholars) is looking for math,science and engeeniering majors for their research program.This payed internship will give you the opportunity to work for NASA and to gain xperience in your field.The program is yearlong, graduate and undergrads can apply. Here are some of the requirements:

• Spring 2013 DEADLINE: Oct. 24!

• Summer 2013 DEADLINE: Feb. 1!

Applicants must be:

- A U.S. Citizen

- Full-time…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 22, 2012 at 12:03pm — No Comments

Miss Representation; Costume ideas for Halloween

Guest Blog from Miss Representation: The recent "re-imagining" of Disney's Minnie Mouse, the iconic animated character beloved by children the world over, is a frightening example of our culture increasingly sexualizing children and perpetuating a limiting standard of beauty for women and girls. The…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 19, 2012 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Hispanic Scholarship Fund opportunity.

The College and Career Institute is a retention program that serves as a one stop resource center that provides college students with financial, social and career support that will reinforce on-time graduation, and ultimately lead to a cohort of successful Hispanic professionals. During the course of the academic year, accepted students will receive a scholarship ranging from $500 - $10,000, advisory phone calls once per term, and graduation cards upon completion of their degree.  In…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 19, 2012 at 12:18pm — No Comments

Voto Latino: Let's make a difference!

Do you know what candidate supports your belives? Are you familiar with each candidates campaigns and what their plan to help America is? Voto Latino, a non- profit organozation is presenting their new app so Latinos can take part in this up coming election.Thorugh the app you'll learn more about each candidate, where you can vote and what you will need to know before voting. If you are still undecided on who to vote for check out this app which will guide you through this process. Voting is…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 19, 2012 at 11:45am — No Comments

Golden Door Scholarship fro DREAMers.

Golden Door Scholarship for DREAMers/undocumented high school seniors or recent graduates nationwide for 2013-14! Preference to North/South Carolina residents and interested in Math, Science, Technology and Engineering.


Scholars will receive funding to cover tuition, room & board for a four-year degree. We ask that our students take responsibility for their education by taking on up to 20% of that scholarship upon graduation as a loan that will be paid…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 15, 2012 at 10:22am — No Comments

CEO Donates $1 Million Worth of Scholarships for Undocumented youth.

Ric Elias, CEO for  Red Ventures Internet marketing firm in Fort Mill, S.C., is donating $1 million dollars to promote a new non-profit organization that helps undocumented youth pay for their college career. Over the past months he's been criticized for this cause, but he is willing to help young students with this donation. He still doesn't know how many scholarships will be given but he says these will help students pay for their four years in a college of their choice plus room…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 12, 2012 at 12:26pm — No Comments

Check out what our C.A.M.P chicas had to say about their heritage!

Why are you proud to be a Latina?

because we are united and we are strong.

Why do you think Latinas make strong leaders?

   Because we are brought up with a lot of values.

What is your favorite Hispanic tradition?

Quinceañeras and Dia de los reyes magos.

Who is a Latina role model that you look up to?Why?

Shakira is my role model because she created her own schools in colombia.

What would…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 8, 2012 at 12:24pm — No Comments

House of Hope Teen Rally this Saturday!


House of Hope Presents…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 5, 2012 at 12:49pm — No Comments

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute is seeking Spring,Summer and Fall 2013 Interns!

Applications Due - 11/2 - CHCI's Spring Congressional Internship is a PAID ($3,700 for 11 weeks) opportunity for college undergrads to work in our nation's capitol. Students receive all expense's covered housing, round trip transportation to Washington, DC, a 32 hour work week and weekly leadership training, networking and more! For more information visit the link below.

Here is the criteria for  applicants:

  • High academic achievement (preference of 3.0 GPA or…

Added by Latinitas Intern on October 3, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

The Washington Post is looking for journalists for their summer 2013 internship!

Washington Post Summer 2013 Internship:If you want to be a journalist or you are studying journalism this is an opportunity you don't want to miss.Washington Post is looking for interns for the summer of 2013. The only thing you need to do is fill out an application. Remember if you have interships or previos jobs in the field you have a greater chance of being selected.

Here is how you can apply:

You must be a junior or senior in high school or a graduate student enrolled…


Added by Latinitas Intern on October 1, 2012 at 10:30am — No Comments




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