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April 5, 2018

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New innovation fund competition.
Grants to expand study abroad. Deadline to apply is April 15, 2018

Department of Homeland Security Office of Academic Engagement
has launched its new student and recent grad recruitment listserv. for internship and job opportunities

Funding Opportunity Announcement for the Outreach and Assistance for Socially Disadvantaged and Veteran Farmers and Ranchers Grant Program

Wells Fargo Academic Leaders Fellowship Program is looking for student leaders to participate in the 2018 Wells Fargo Academic Leaders Fellowship Program Summer Institute (WFALFPSI).

HUD’s Office of Policy Development and Research (PD&R) accepting unsolicited research proposals  that address current research priorities.




HACU has the following position available open at the HACU headquarters in San Antonio, TX - senior vice president/chief operating officer. For description and application information click here.


America Reads Spanish 

Issue #132 (March 2018)

Cover shot of the spring edition

Request for 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 April. 27.

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HACU Emerging Leaders Summit to be held at York College (CUNY), May 11
The one-day Summit is designed for STEM, business and financial services industry majors with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Undergraduate students enrolled at an institution of higher education within an 80 mile radius from York College are those eligible to apply. More>>


HACU’s Annual Conference on Hispanic higher education heads to Atlanta, Oct. 6-8
An early bird rate is available through May 31st for the conference and pre- and post-conference events. Online registration is open. Student scholarships available. More>> 

HACU accepting applications for Southwest Airlines ¡Lánzate! Travel Program
The 14th Annual ¡Lánzate! / Take Off! Travel Program with HACU and Southwest Airlines will award roundtrip e-pass(es) to undergraduate and graduate students across the country who travel at least 200 miles from home to pursue a higher education and meet the eligibility criteria.  More>>

HACU accepting student applications for fall internships nationwide
HACU National Internship Program is accepting applications from students through June 8 for fall internships. More>>

HACU webinar to focus on "Higher Education Policy Updates and Impact on HSIs"
HACU members can register for a free webinar to be presented by HACU Government Relations Office, April 25, 2018, from 1 – 2:15 p.m. EST. More>>

HACU, Oracle Scholarship open for applications for 2018-19 academic year
HACU is partnering with the Oracle Corporation to offer two scholarships of $2,150 each. Students at HACU-member institutions can apply for one of the two scholarships to be awarded for the 2018-2019 academic year. More>> 

HACU partners announce other scholarship opportunities  
Students from HACU-member institutions can apply for Café Bustelo El Café del Futuro Scholarship; the Big Red ¡Avance! Scholarship; KIA Motors America, Inc. and InGenesis Diversity Leadership Scholarship by May 25. More>>

Thank you for your support of HACU
HACU would like to thank individuals who donated to HACU during our recent giving day. If you didn't get a chance to participate, it's not too late make a contribution. Donate here. You can also support HACU when you shop on Amazon Smile. 

HACU Advocacy Center News  

HACU’s 23rd Annual Capitol Forum, April 9-10
The Hispanic higher education community will go to Washington, D.C. and to make their voices heard in Congress. Key issues of immigration, reauthorization of the Higher Education Act, and HSI funding are already under active consideration by the federal government. More>>

Protalento Recent Job Postings - More>>  


Northern Arizona University - early childhood, special education

California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) - vice president for university relations and development
California State University, Monterey Bay - associate vice president of inclusive excellence & chief diversity officer
California State University, San Marcos - deputy chief diversity officer
Cañada College - biology
Contra Costa College - president
Monterey Peninsula College - library specialist, grant support specialist
San Jose State University - executive communications, marketing, and brand positioning
Sonoma State University - dean of the School of Arts & Humanities University of California San Diego - chief human resources officer University of California Santa Cruz - associate director of development University of California Davis - senior associate vice chancellor

University of Denver - postdoctoral fellow

Southern Connecticut State University - positions in career and professional development, multicultural counseling, university access programs
University of Saint Joseph - early childhood

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) - provost and vice president for Academic Affairs

Morton College - positions in early childhood, english, math, nursing, music

Western Nevada College - IT support specialist, continuing education coordinator, director of Fallon Campus & rural outreach

North Carolina
University of North Carolina Charlotte - librarian

Ohio University - vice president for diversity and inclusion
University of Dayton - campus minister

Montgomery County Community College - nursing
University of Pennsylvania - psychiatry

Sam Houston State University - positions in psychology, family and consumer sciences, kinesiology, primary care, project management, auxiliary enterprises, technical architecture, political science
Texas A&M University - assistant professor and extension specialist, economist-management
Texas Lutheran University - director of nursing
Texas State University - coordinator, dean of students

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) - vice president for human resources

Madison College - associate dean of the School of Business & Applied Arts