February 8, 2023

Ceasar Escalante

HACU accepting applications for Leader-in-Residence Program for undergraduate students

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities has announced applications are being accepted for the HACU Leader-in-Residence Program, a competitive program where students from HACU-member institutions across the U.S. and Puerto Rico receive leadership and career development training.

Students selected are designated as a HACU Leader-in-Residence at their home institution. Benefits of the program include:

  • Sponsorship to ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute, the Student Track component of HACU’s 37th Annual Conference, Oct. 28-30, 2023, at the Hilton Chicago.
    (Includes conference registration, three conference lunches, and a Networking Dinner. Travel and lodging is also included for non-local students only.)
  • Participation in Leadership Development webinars throughout the year
  • Certificate of Completion upon meeting all of the requirements of the leadership program
  • Complimentary HACU Student Affiliate Annual Membership


  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program and must be enrolled at a college or university in the Fall 2023
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Must be willing to be sponsored by a corporate, federal, or nonprofit organization.
  • Have not received a HACU Conference Sponsorship for the 2022 Annual Conference

HACU Leader-in-Residence application deadline: Friday, June 23, 2023, 5:00 PM CDT. Download a flyer here.

For additional information and to apply click here.