January 29, 2024

HACU, Google accepting applications for Latinx student Leadership Summit

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities and Google will co-host a Latinx Student Leadership Summit at the Google offices in Chicago, Illinois on April 19-21, 2024. Undergraduate student leaders with a passion for technology (i.e., CS, engineering, or tech-related majors/minors) and an interest in developing their leadership skills are encouraged to apply for the three-day summit.

The agenda will include keynote speakers, breakout discussions, networking with the Latinx Googler Network, HACU, and CAHSI - and also a unique celebration for Summit attendees.

Below are eligibility requirements:

  • Enrolled as a full-time student in a four-year Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science program in the United States or Puerto Rico.
  • Must be in good standing with your university.
  • Must be 18 years or older by Saturday, April 19, 2024.

Acceptance to the 2024 Latinx Student Leadership summit also includes access to the Google Buddy program, where participants are placed in small groups with other selected applicants then paired with tech and non tech Googlers, who will provide personalized tech readiness programming, social community, and more.

Application for the Summit must be submitted no later than 7:00 p.m. CT, Wednesday, February 14, 2024. For more information and frequently asked questions click here. To apply click here.

The Latinx Student Leadership Summit (formally known as the Hispanic Student Leadership Summit), now in its eighth year, was created as an effort to bring Latinx leaders together to share innovative and creative best practices with one another, as well as collaborate with Google's Latinx leadership to benefit your university, organization, and community.

For questions, please contact Barbie Leal-Hallam at barbara.lealhallam@hacu.net or Marisa Diaz at lsls@google.com