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January 16, 2020

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U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and the Institute of International Education RFQ to host a U.S. Future Leaders Career Readiness Seminar. Email
Deadline is Jan. 17, 2020. 

National Science Foundation Campus Cyberinfrastructure
grant. Deadline is Jan. 21, 2020.

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

Department of Agriculture
Hispanic-Serving Institutions - Education Grants Program. Deadline is Jan. 30, 2020.

Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) fellowship program at the American Museum of Natural History. Deadline to apply is Jan. 31, 2020.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) scholarships for undergraduate students Deadline is Jan. 31, 2020.

HSF Scholarship application deadline for Phase I is Feb. 15, 2020.

IDEAS Program grant competition to create, expand, and/or diversify study abroad programs for undergraduate students. Deadline is Feb. 28, 2020.

2019 U.S.-Mexico Innovation Fund Competition for Economic and Financial Inclusion and Agricultural Sustainability for Inequality Reduction promoting academic exchange and training opportunities. 
Deadline is March 2, 2020.





America Reads Spanish 
Issue #149 (Nov.-Dec. 2019)

ProTalento Recent Job Postings - More>>

Request for Title V program success stories

Reserve your ad for the spring issue of the magazine by Feb. 3. Information on Ad deadlines here.

HACU and IAPEJM sign MOU to collaborate on partnerships with higher education institutions in the area of public administration  
HACU and the Institute of Public Administration of the State of Jalisco and Municipalities, A.C. (IAPEJM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on January 15, 2020, at HACU’s headquarters in San Antonio, Texas. More>>


HACU's Corporate and Philanthropic Council members announced
HACU has announced five new members to its Corporate and Philanthropic Council. More>>

Fiscal Year 2020 Appropriations for HSIs and Applications for New Awards
HACU issued a statement commending the increased investment in Hispanic-Serving Institutions in the fiscal year  2020 federal budget passed by Congress and signed by the President. More>>

HACU and Denny's award scholarships to five students
Five students from HACU-member institutions were the recipients of scholarships awarded through the 2019-20 Denny's Hungry for Education program. More>>

HACU National Internship Program welcomes spring interns
Over 100 students will gain federal workforce experience working with professionals at federal departments and agencies for the next 15 weeks, as part of HACU’s National Internship Program. More>>

Webinars to provide an overview of HACU paid internships
HACU will offer two webinars to provide information about “HACU Summer 2020 Paid Internships.” Program dates are May 28 - Aug. 7, 2020, and June 10 - Aug. 21, 2020, for students on a quarter calendar. Applications will be accepted until Feb. 14, 2020. More>>

HSIs represented on Capitol Hill for passage of FUTURE ACT
Hispanic-Serving Institutions were among those urging Congress to promptly pass the Fostering Undergraduate Talent by Unlocking Resources for Education (FUTURE) Act on Dec. 10, 2019, in Washington D.C. 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  

Early Bird registration deadline for Annual National Capitol Forum is Feb. 21st    
HACU will host its 25th Annual Capitol Forum on Hispanic higher education on April 21-22, 2020, in Washington, D.C. Feb. 21 is the deadline to register at the early bird rate. The
Advertising deadline is March 12. Sponsorship opportunities are also available. More>> 

In case you missed this:

USDA accepting applications for the 2020 E. Kika De La Garza Fellowship Program
Faculty or staff at a Hispanic-Serving Institution or Hispanic-Serving School District can apply until Feb 12, 2020. More>>

HACU accepting applications for Senior Vice President for Policy and Government Relations
The position is located in the Washington, D.C. office. More>>

ÉXITO: CIA Career Exploration Boot-Camp application deadline extended
The student application deadline has been extended to March 1, 2020. More>>

Proposals being accepted for Ford College Community Challenge (C3) from students at HSIs
Applications from students at HACU-member Hispanic-Serving Institutions will be accepted until March 1, 2020. More>>

HACU accepting applicants for Fellows of its Leadership Academy/La Academia de Liderazgo
Applications for the second cohort will be accepted through March 6, 2020. More>>

HACU accepting applications for Leader-in-Residence Program for undergraduate students
Applicants selected to this program receive a scholarship to participate in the ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute Oct. 31-Nov. 2 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort. Deadline to apply is June 26, 2020. More>>