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July 13, 2017

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Research Partnerships available from the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

The MetLife Foundation Study Abroad Innovation Competition.

2018-19 Core Fulbright Scholar Competition is LIVE: Deadline 8/1 for multiple opportunities.

Development Innovation Ventures rolling application for funding innovative solutions to the world's development challenges.

Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Program assists U.S. higher education institutions in expanding programs of academic exchange.
HSIs encouraged to apply.
2018-19 Proposal Deadline: 10/16.

Google Conference grants for attending and travel application deadline 6/28 and various.

100,000 Strong in the Americas Innovation Fund grant competitions. Deadline 8/31.




HACU Career Opportunities


The Voice Magazine
2017 Media Kit

Cover shot of the summer edition.
In the mail late June.

America Reads Spanish
Issue #122 (June 2017)

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HACU announces new trustees affiliate membership along with a Trustees’ Forum
HACU has announced the establishment of a membership affiliation for individuals serving on a Board of Trustees to join HACU in championing Hispanic higher education success, as well as an inaugural Trustees’ Forum, following HACU’s 31st Annual Conference. More>>



HACU Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute set for Oct. 28 in San Diego, Calif.
HACU will host its 16th Annual Latino Higher Education Leadership Institute, a 31st Annual Conference pre-conference event, on Oct. 28, 2017, from 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. More>>

HACU president speaks on panel at LULAC's 88th National Convention
HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores presented on a panel on climate change on July 6 at the League of United Latin American Citizens' 88th National Convention and Exposition in San Antonio, Texas. More>>

HACU opens applications for the Deloitte $10,000 Leadership Award for accounting students
Deloitte LLP and HACU have partnered to offer the Jorge Caballero Student Leadership Award of $10,000 to a Hispanic student majoring in accounting. More>>

“Latino Leaders Speak” includes keynote addresses at the Latino Leaders Luncheon Series by the Latino Leaders Network
This anthology of leadership experiences feature a majority of speakers who were educated at a HACU-member institution. More>>

Selection committee for the ¡Lánzate! Travel Award Program meets at HACU headquarters
The selection committee for the 13th Annual “Giving Flight to Your Success™/Dándole Alas a Tu Éxito™" ¡Lánzate! Travel Award Program, sponsored by Southwest Airlines and HACU, met in San Antonio, Texas. More>>

HACU 31st Annual Conference App now available
Stay up-to-date with 31st Annual Conference events, Oct. 28-30 at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront, San Diego, Calif., download from Apple and Android app stores.
Also, the APP has info about workshops, advertising, exhibitor opportunities and more. Detailed sponsorship opportunities are available online.  More>> 

Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week to be observed Sept. 18-24
Mark your calendars and make plans to celebrate National Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) week to be observed Sept. 18-24, 2017. More>>

HACU Advocacy Center News  
Individuals seeking a draft letter to encourage your representatives to join the Congressional HSI Caucus can visit HACU's online advocacy center, or if your member is a co-chair, thank them for their leadership.

USDA Selects 2017 Class of E. Kika De La Garza Fellows 
The U.S. Department of Agriculture recently announced the 18 fellows of the 2017 class of the E. Kika De La Garza Fellowship Program. More>>

HACU/Solution Generation $10,000 Leadership in Climate Change Awareness Award Call for Proposals deadline is Sept. 18 
HACU) and partner organization, ecoAmerica, are currently accepting proposals from HACU member institutions for a HACU/Solution Generation for Leadership in Climate Change Awareness Award. More>>

Submit your Title V program success stories 
HACU is soliciting success stories about how Title V program funding has made a difference for students on your campus. Stories submitted will be considered for publishing in an upcoming issue of The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education magazine. We accept up to 500 word count with a university logo and photos. Email content or questions to Submissions are requested by July 31.

Support HACU's Annual Giving Campaign  
Please consider supporting HACU with a tax-deductible gift in 2017. Help us expand the opportunities we offer for students. Donate here.

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