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February 6, 2018

Café Bustelo® El Café del Futuro Scholarship to award ten $5,000 scholarships

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) is once again partnering with Café Bustelo® to award ten eligible college students $5,000 El Café del Futuro Scholarships.
  • Full-time undergraduate or graduate students
  • Must be 18 years or older and currently enrolled at a four-year HACU-member institution within the United States, D.C. and Puerto Rico
  • Open to all majors
  • Legal residents of the 50 United States, D.C. and Puerto Rico
  • Latino descent
  • 800 word essay on topic below

To enter, students should complete the online application located on the HACU website and write an essay in English or Spanish, in 800 words or less, responding to the following topic:

Describe how your Latino heritage, family and the community in which you grew up have impacted your desire and motivation to obtain a college degree. Additionally, describe what you intend to accomplish with your degree and how you will give back to your community.

The scholarship opportunity is available to students who are enrolled full-time at a HACU-member institution, are 18 years old or older, of Hispanic/Latino descent and U.S. citizens or permanent legal residents.

All applications must be received by Friday, May 25, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. ET. Recipients will be announced on or about September 15, 2018. For scholarship guidelines, please click here. For the official press release, click here.

The Café Bustelo® El Café del Futuro Scholarship is part of the 2018-19 HACU Scholarship Program. Click here to apply.