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The 2019-2020 edition of the Study In Spain - Student Ambassadors' Program. All students attending a university or college in the US are welcome to participate and represent Spain and the program. Deadline is Sept. 16, 2019.

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

2020 IIE Andrew Heiskell Awards for Innovation in International Education. Nomination Deadline: Oct. 19, 2019.

Department of Energy Stewardship Science Academic Alliances (SSAA) Program grant opportunity. Deadline is Oct. 29, 2019.

Capacity Building Program for Non-Land Grant Colleges of Agriculture Department of Agriculture grant opportunity. Deadline is Oct. 31, 2019.

HACU IES Abroad Scholarship open to students who are currently attending a HSI that is a HACU member. Spring calendar year deadline Nov. 1, 2019.

USDA Distance Education Grants Program for Institutions of Higher Education in Insular Areas. Deadline is Jan. 23, 2020.

Department of Defense Research and Education Program for Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority-Serving Institutions (HBCU/MSI) grant opportunity. Deadline is April 30, 2024. 





America Reads Spanish 
Issue #146 (July 2019)

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HACU accepting applications for Emerging Leaders Summit
HACU will host an Emerging Leaders Summit in Austin, Texas on Sept. 17, 2019, at Concordia University Texas. The one-day Summit is designed for undergraduate and graduate students STEM, business, communications and marketing majors. Eligible students must be enrolled at a college or university within an 80-mile radius from Concordia University Texas. More>>


Celebrate National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week
National Hispanic-Serving Institutions week will be observed Sept. 16-22, 2019. HSIs are encouraged to share their plans to celebrate National HSIs Week. Tag @HACUNews on Twitter or Facebook. More>>

HACU's 33rd Annual Conference, Oct. 5-7, Chicago, Illinois
The online registration deadline of Sept. 20 is fast approaching for HACU’s 33rd Annual Conference and pre- and post-conference events. Exhibitor opportunities are available.

HACU College and Career Fair to offer free workshops, Oct. 6
HACU will host a free College and Career Fair at the Hilton Chicago, as part of its 33rd Annual Conference, that will be open to the public on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019 in the Exhibit Hall. More>>

HACU accepting applications for Domino’s Futuro Brillante Scholarship
HACU is partnering with Domino’s to award four scholarships for a total of $10,000 to eligible students in the Houston, Texas and Phoenix, Ariz. metro areas. More>>

HACU National Internship Program spring deadline
Spring internship deadline is Oct. 25, 2019. Fifteen week runs from Jan. 8 - April 24, 2020. More>>

HACU Advocacy Center News  

HACU Call to Action for passage of the Fostering
Undergraduate by Unlocking Resources for Education (FUTURE) Act – Call your members of Congress
HACU has issued a call-for-action for passage of the FUTURE Act (H.R. 2486 / S. 1279). Ask your members of Congress to extend the authority for HEA Title III, Part F, due to expire on Sept. 30, 2019.

HACU among higher education organizations calling for Congress to pass the Future Act before September 30th

Request for paper for HACU and HETS partner on special edition online journal focused on Hispanic-Serving Institutions
HACU and Hispanic Educational Technology Services are accepting articles on best practices (either in English or Spanish) for consideration the fall issue of the HETS Online Journal. Articles for this special issue will be accepted through Sept. 13, 2019. More>>  

Request for Title V program success stories
HACU is accepting grant-related articles from its members about how an HSI federal grant made a difference for students on your campus. Seeking stories about programs developed with any of the following HSI grants: U.S. Department of Education’s Title III-Part F or Title V; National Science Foundation; or USDA funding. Up to 500-word count, university logo and 2-3 photos can be submitted. The articles will be considered for an upcoming issue of The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education. Click here for samples of previous stories. Submit for the Winter issue by Oct. 4. Sent to

Reserve your ad for the winter issue of the magazine by Oct. 4. Information on Ad deadlines here.

Show your support for Hispanic higher education on national #GivingTuesday, Dec. 3  
Please consider supporting HACU on Giving Tuesday, a national movement around the holidays dedicated to giving in support of non-profit organizations across the country. Help us expand the opportunities we offer for students. More>>  

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