Site Logo
HACU Tagline
News & Alerts / E-Newsletter 
SimpleSend eNewsletter

July 9, 2014

Join List | Forward | Contact

Find us on




Online registration deadline: September 12; Onsite registration available thereafter.





The ¡Gradúate! Financial Aid Guide to Success helps Hispanic students and families navigate the college application process.

Generation Study Abroad resources for students.



International and Foreign Language Education Grants for Minority-Serving Institutions.

II International Conference on Bilingual Education in a Globalized World call for proposals.

HACU-IES Abroad Merit/Need-based
Scholarship. Spring/Calendar year deadline Oct. 25.

Grant Competition: Promoting Study Abroad in Engineering, Physics, Geology and Geophysics. Deadline July 28.

Special rate for HACU members who sign on with SALT.

Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 Applications being accepted.


HACU welcomes federal and corporate interns for the summer session

Congratulations to the more than 200 students from colleges and universities across the country currently serving in paid internships at federal and corporate agencies, as part of the HACU National Internship Program summer 2014 session. More>>

Related stories:
HACU welcomes more summer interns

The Fall 2014 internship application deadline has been extended to July 18, 2014.
 Student majors in high demand include: Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Library Science, Business, Human Resources, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Work, Agriculture, Civil Engineering, Economics, Education, Math, and Statistics. More>>


HACU congratulates Julian Castro on his senate confirmation as the next Secretary of HUD  
"We praise the 71 Senate leaders who moved quickly and in a bipartisan manner to confirm Castro as the new Secretary of HUD. The speed at which his nomination was approved demonstrates how clearly a majority of the U.S. Senate recognized Castro’s dedication to the success of our country and his innovative approach to solving the most pressing issues at the local and national levels,” said HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores. More>>

HACU president and CEO to serve as chair of Alliance for Equity in Higher Education
The Alliance for Equity in Higher Education Alliance has appointed Antonio R. Flores as its chair for a two-year term and is the first to serve in this new leadership role. More>> 

USDA Selects 2014 Class of E. Kika De La Garza Fellows
The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced the fifteen fellows of the 2014 class of the E. Kika De La Garza Fellowship Program. More>>

HACU’s Third Annual Deans’ Forum to focus on graduate opportunities for Hispanic students
HACU has announced its speakers and presenters of its Third Annual Deans’ Forum on Hispanic Higher Education, a post-conference event of HACU's 28th Annual Conference, taking place on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014, at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel. More>>

USDA-HACU Leadership Group meets in Washington, D.C.
The leadership group met June 24 - 25 and included the participation of five HSI presidents and four USDA members. More>>

HACU's Annual Conference Partnership and Sponsorship opportunities available
HACU's 28th Annual Conference, taking place Oct. 4-6, at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, Exhibitor space and a variety of Partnership and Sponsorship opportunities available. Click here to download a PDF of all promotional opportunities.

ug. 25 is the Ad space reservations deadline for the Annual Conference Program. HACU expects to sell out its advertising and exhibit booths by August. Please be sure to reserve your space early. Special thanks to Annual Conference Sponsors and Partners

HACU focuses on increasing student diversity in study abroad opportunities  
HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores recently visited with key government officials as part of HACU's commitment to expand student participation in study abroad programs. More>>

Call for Presentations for International Conference
Speaker proposals in English or Spanish will be accepted for HACU’s 11th International Conference until Sept. 15, 2014. More>>

HACU to be a part of Biennial American Latino National Summit, Aug 5-6 
HACU is among the organizations co-hosting the New America Alliance’s (NAA) 2nd Biennial American Latino National Summit, Aug. 5-6, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas. HACU president will be among the speakers. A special invitation to HACU-members and related event agenda available. More>>

HACU member registration discount rate of $350 available for AHSIE’s HSI Grantsmanship Institute
The institute will take place at Metropolitan State University in Denver, Colorado, Oct. 2-4, 2014, providing interactive, hands-on training through technical assistance workshops on the full spectrum of achieving HSI status, competing for the upcoming 2015/16 Title V competition, and project administrationMore>> Header membership Donate Forward