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March 9, 2017

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Register by March 13 for the 2017 Hispanic-Serving Institution's Pre-application Workshop by U.S. Department of Education, March 17, 1 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

US-China Strong hiring summer research assistants.

Legal Education Diversity Pipeline Grant Program awards grants to programs enhancing access to legal education for historically underrepresented minority students and students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.

Nominate an outstanding scientist for the National Medal of Science - the selection committee especially seeks women and minority nominees.

USDA/National Institute of Food and Agriculture HSIs Education Grants Program. Deadline is March 22, 2017.

The Nexo Global Colombia competition promotes internationalization of Colombian and U.S. institutions through joint collaboration and initiatives.

2018-19 Fulbright Scholar Competition is LIVE: Deadline Aug. 1, 2017.

USAID MSI Program provides support to minority-serving U.S. higher education institutions interested in USAID programs and activities.



Download a HACU 2017 Calendar of EventsMore>>


HACU Career Opportunities



The Voice Magazine
(Fall cover below) 
2017 Media Kit

America Reads Spanish
Issue #120 (Feb. 2017)

HACU accepting applications for Southwest Airlines ¡Lánzate!Travel Award Program for college students
Online applications for the 13th Annual“Giving Flight to Your Success™/Dándole Alas a Tu Éxito™" ¡Lánzate! Travel Award Program offered in partnership with Southwest Airlines will be accepted through April 14, 2017.


HACU announces speakers for 12th International Conference 
HACU has announced the plenary speakers of HACU’s 12th International Conference, Creating New Paths for International Collaboration, March 29-31, 2017, at the Real InterContinental San José Costa Rica Hotel. Online registration closes on March 15More>>

HACU president and CEO addresses California State Assembly Budget Subcommittee
HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores  presented the Higher Education Funding Proposal before the California State Assembly Budget Subcommittee 2 on Education Finance on March 9, 2017. More>>

HACU/Solution Generation $10,000 Leadership in Climate Change Awareness Award Call for Proposals
HACU and ecoAmerica are currently accepting proposals from HACU member institutions for a Leadership in Climate Change Awareness Award - deadline for submissions is May 8, 2017. More>> 

Applications for New Awards: Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions Program, technical assistance workshops
Applications are being accepted for new awards for fiscal year (FY) 2017 by the U.S. Department of Education. Several technical assistance workshops will be offered. More>>

HACU Call for Presentations - Last chance to submit a proposal

HACU, U.S. Army Tour visits New Mexico State University
Approximately 450 high school students from the Las Cruces-area schools participated in the HACU and U.S. Army University Tour at NMSU, March 6-10, 2017. More>>

HACU senior VP speaks about issues of equity in higher education at Texas Conference

HACU senior vice president and chief operating officer John Moder was a speaker during the Opening Plenary “Issues of Equity in Higher Education” at the 42nd Annual Conference of the Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education. More>>

April and May deadlines for HACU’s 2017-18 Scholarship Program
Applications are being accepted for HACU's Scholarship Program - the Denny’s Hungry for Education Scholarships, Big Red ¡Avance! Scholarships, and Café Bustelo® El Café del Futuro Scholarships. More>> 

Fall Internships available
HACU National Internship Program is accepting application for the fall session. The internship program dates are Aug. 24 - Dec. 9, 2017. Apply by June 9, 2017. More>>

HACU president and CEO featured in Latino Leaders magazine 
HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores was featured in Latino Leaders magazine issue "Leaders on Trump." More>>

Support HACU's Annual Giving Campaign  
Please consider supporting HACU with a tax-deductible gift as we begin a new year. Help us expand the opportunities we offer for students. Donate here. You can also support HACU when you shop on Amazon Smile

HACU Advocacy Center News

HACU's Capitol Forum, April 24-25, Washington, D.C. 
Planning to join HACU on visits to Capitol Hill? Online Registration is underway for HACU's 22nd National Capitol Forum, taking place April 24-25, 2017. Download the HACU Capitol Forum flyer here. More>> 

The BRIDGE Act would provide temporary relief from deportation and employment authorization to individuals who are eligible for the Department of Homeland Security’s DACA program. More>>

Promotional opportunities available at HACU conference events 
in D.C. and California  

- HACU National Capitol Forum, Washington, D.C., ad deadline is  March 27 for the Capitol Forum Program. Space is filling up fast. Reserve your ad space today, Sponsorship opportunities are also available.

- HACU Annual Conference, San Diego, Calif., ad deadline is Sept. 8 for the Annual Conference Program. E
xhibitor and sponsorship opportunities are also available.