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U.S.-Colombia Innovation Competition. Proposal Deadline: May 15, 2019. Click here for this and other Grant Opportunities available.

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program Regional Spotlight: Western Hemisphere. Deadline is Sept. 16, 2019.

NEH Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants to strengthen the institutional base of the humanities by enabling infrastructure development and capacity building. Deadline is May 15, 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. 





America Reads Spanish 
Issue #143 (April 2019)

HACU announces workshops for its premier conference on Hispanic higher education, Chicago, Illinois, Oct. 5-7, 2019
More than 50 workshops, will be offered as part of HACU's 33rd Annual Conference, "Championing Hispanic Higher Education Success: Meeting the Challenge of Prosperity and Equality," Oct. 5-7, 2019, at the Hilton Chicago, in Illinois.  More>> 
Scholarships are available for eligible undergraduate students to attend the HACU Student Track of the Annual Conference. More>>


Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week to be observed, Sept. 16-22, 2019
HACU has announced National Hispanic-Serving Institutions week will be observed Sept. 16-22, 2019. The observance takes place during National Hispanic Heritage Month. More>>

HACU hosts its 13th International Conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico
HACU kicked off its 13th International Conference “University Resilience and Renaissance: The Challenge of Climate Change and Other Global Shifts,”  taking place May 1-3, 2019, at the Sheraton Puerto Rico Hotel and Casino in San Juan, Puerto Rico. More than 250 participants are expected to attend the biennial conference. More>>  

Webinar to provide an overview of HACU paid internships
This webinar will provide an overview of the HACU National Internship Program: Dates of internship sessions and deadlines; Overview of variety of internships available, locations. More>>  

HACU accepting student applications for fall internships nationwide
The HACU National Internship Program is accepting applications from college students for fall internships. The paid internships offers and an opportunity for students to gain valuable work experience. Deadline to apply is June 7, 2019. More>>

HACU Annual Report now available
HACU Member presidents will soon receive a printed copy of HACU's 2018 Annual Report. To view a digital version of the publication, click here.

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, May 10 is the reservation deadline for the summer issue. See other Ad deadlines.

HACU and UTSA present OIT Laptop Award
The awardee was selected from graduates of UTSA's Tomas Rivera Center for Academic Success Access College & Excel Scholar Program. More>>

HACU Scholarship Program deadline is May 24
Students from HACU-member institutions can apply through May 24th for Café Bustelo El Café del Futuro Scholarship; MillerCoors; Oracle; and KIA Motors America Inc. Scholarship. More>>

Deadline extended for Southwest Airlines ¡Lánzate! Travel Program
HACU is accepting applications for the 15th Annual ¡Lánzate! / Take Off! Travel Program. The deadline is May 17, 2019. 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 issues a call-for-action on “Educators Week of Action” to support Dreamers

The fate of Dreamers and TPS holders lies squarely in the hands of Congress. Take Action to ask Congress to pass a permanent legislative solution. More>>

Download HACU's Advocacy App

Install “Converge Advocacy” from the Apple/Android StoreLaunch the app and search for "Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities." Set-up your profile with your email address. You will be able to access HACU's Advocacy Center and participate in calls to action.

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