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Expand Student Exchange & Training Opportunities -Click here for Grant Opportunities available.

Capacity Building Program for U.S. Study Abroad grant competition is open to all accredited U.S. colleges and universities. Apply by: March 29, 2019.

HSI Program Solicitation NSF 19-540. An updated HSI Program solicitation (NSF 19-540) is now available: Improving Undergraduate STEM Education: (HSI Program). Due Date for FY2020 Competition: Sept. 18, 2019. 
USAID/El Salvador RFI grant for providing academia, industry and stakeholders an opportunity to review, comment, suggest, and enhance areas for a potential USAID/El Salvador Higher Education activity. Opportunity number: RFI-USAID-ES-19-01 Apply by March 19, 2019.

Office of Science Graduate Student Research program is now accepting applications. Deadline to apply is May 9, 2019. 

2020-21 Fulbright U.S. Scholar Competition. Deadline is Sept. 16, 2019.



Download a HACU 2019 Calendar of Events PDF



America Reads Spanish 
Issue #140 (Jan. 2019)

The deadline to register online is April 15, 2019.

HSIs to convene in Washington, D.C. April 1-2 for HACU’s Capitol Forum   
HACU will host its 24th Annual National Capitol Forum on Hispanic Higher Education April 1-2, 2019, in Washington, D.C. The two day Forum will include two free pre-conference workshops and visits to Capitol Hill. The full agenda with sessions and speakers is available online. March 18th is the online registration deadline. More>> 


HACU, Oracle to award two scholarships for 2019-20 academic year
HACU is partnering with the Oracle Corporation to offer two scholarships of $2,150 each. Deadline to apply is May 24, 2019. More>>  

Deadline extended for Ford College Community Challenge for students at HSIs l Informational webinar announced 
HACU and the Ford Motor Company Fund are accepting applications for the “Ford College Community Challenge” grant. Applications are open to students at HACU-member Hispanic-Serving Institutions. Three proposals will be awarded a grant. Informational webinar on application will take place on March 19, 2019. Extended deadline to apply is April 15, 2019. More>>

USDA E. Kika De La Garza Fellows Program deadline approaching
Applications are being accepted to connect USDA resources with faculty and staff at HSIs. The 2019 Class of the E. Kika De La Garza Fellows Program application deadline is March 20, 2019. More>>

HACU and Denny's award scholarships to five students
HACU is pleased to announce that five students from HACU-member institutions were the recipients of scholarships awarded through the 2018-19 Denny's Hungry for Education program. More>> 

Café Bustelo® El Café del Futuro Scholarship to award twenty $5,000 scholarships
HACU is partnering with Café Bustelo® to award twenty eligible college students $5,000 El Café del Futuro Scholarships. Deadline to apply is May 24, 2019. More>> 

HACU ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute accepting applications for students to attend Annual Conference
HACU is accepting scholarship applications from undergraduate students to attend its 33rd Annual Conference, Oct. 5-7, 2019, at the Hilton Chicago in Chicago, Ill. Deadline to apply is June 28, 2019. More>>

HACU accepting student applications for fall internships nationwide
The HACU National Internship Program is accepting applications from college students for fall internships. Deadline to apply is June 7, 2019. More>>

Request for commencement news for The Voice 
HACU-member institutions can send commencement news and photos for consideration for publishing in the magazine's May/June issue. Editorial deadline: May 15. News releases, photos or links can be sent to with subject line: Commencement News for The Voice Magazine.

The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education Magazine also has ad opportunities available, April 12 is the reservation deadline for the summer issue. See other Ad deadlines.

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.

Federal employees and retirees can donate to HACU through the CFC workplace giving by selecting  #CFC10477 as their education cause and help support college students across our nation. To make a donation, click here.

HACU Advocacy Center News  

Urge your Member of Congress to join the HSI Caucus

Ask your member of Congress to join the Congressional Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSI) Caucus. With the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act underway, the Caucus will be essential for advocacy for federal resources for HSIs. Click here to contact your member of Congress.

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