Updated April 6, 2020 

February 26, 2020

Chris de Hoyos

HACU accepting applications for Emerging Leaders Summit at Texas A&M University – San Antonio, Sept. 15 

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities is accepting applications for an Emerging Leaders Summit on Sept. 15, 2020, to be hosted at Texas A&M University – San Antonio in San Antonio, Texas. Students must be enrolled at a college or university within a 100-mile radius from Texas A&M University-San Antonio.

Priority will be given to students who apply from HACU-member institutions. Students from the following are HACU-member institutions are eligible to apply:

  • Austin Community College
  • Concordia University Texas
  • Hallmark University
  • Northeast Lakeview
  • Northwest Vista College
  • Our Lady of the Lake University
  • Palo Alto College
  • San Antonio College
  • Schreiner University
  • Southwest Texas Junior College
  • St. Edward’s University
  • St. Mary’s University
  • St. Phillip’s College
  • Texas A&M University-San Antonio
  • Texas Lutheran University
  • Texas State University
  • The University of Texas at Austin
  • The University of Texas at San Antonio
  • Trinity University
  • University of the Incarnate Word

The one-day Summit includes career development workshops designed for students majoring in STEM, accounting, business, finance, communications and marketing programs with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Click here to apply. Online application deadline: Friday, Sept. 1, 2020.

Workshop topics will focus on career opportunities, tips for resume writing, interviewing, and securing internships. Students will also have an opportunity to meet with corporate and federal employers in attendance. Confirmed partners as of February 21 include:

  • Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
  • Future Housing Leaders
  • The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Five participants will receive scholarships to attend the 2020 HACU ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute (Student Track) to be held at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, Oct. 31 - Nov. 2, 2020.

For more information visit https://www.hacu.net/hacu/EmergingLeaders.asp