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August 13, 2020

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The Gates Scholarship for outstanding, minority, high school seniors from low-income households. Deadline is Sept. 15, 2020.

Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program recruiting for the 2021-2022 academic year. Deadline to apply is Sept. 15, 2020.

Stevens Initiative 2020 Virtual Exchange Grant Competition. Deadline is Oct. 13, 2020.

United States Department of Agriculture Capacity Building Grants for Non-Land Grant Colleges of Agriculture Program grant. Deadline is Oct. 28, 2020.

United States Agency for International Development Science, Technology, Innovation, and Partnerships in Higher Education Program. Deadline is March 4, 2021.

National Science Foundation Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Program grant. Deadline is March 31, 2021.



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U.S. Department of Education COVID-19 Information and Resources for Schools and School Personnel

FAQ: For Non-CARES Act Competitive Grant Programs Administered by the Office of Postsecondary Education In Response to COVID-19

America Reads Spanish 
Issue #156 (July 2020)

ProTalento Recent Job Postings - More>>

HACU director in the running to be voted as Coors Light Líder of the Year - HACU needs your vote
Richard Montez, staff member of HACU is among the finalists in the Coors Light Líderes campaign. Votes can be cast daily through Aug. 31, so that HACU has a chance to receive a $25,000 grant to support its community work. That can only happen if he gets the most votes. More>> 


HACU National Internship Program sends off summer interns with virtual farewell ceremony
The HACU National Internship Program bid farewell to its 2020 summer interns with a virtual ceremony on Aug. 5, 2020, for college students who served in virtual internships. More>>

HACU and HETS collaborate on Online Journal
Faculty/staff of HACU member institutions and HACU affiliates are invited to submit articles for consideration or also apply to serve as a peer reviewer. Articles for this special issue will be accepted through Sept. 25, 2020. More>>

Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week to be observed, Sept. 14-20, 2020
National Hispanic-Serving Institutions week will be observed Sept. 14-20, 2020. The observance takes place during National Hispanic Heritage Month. HACU encourages its members to create awareness of the impact your HSI has had with your students and in your communities. Tag @HACUnews and share on all social media platforms.

HACU Advocacy Center News  

Call to action for HSI funding in next COVID-19 relief bill
HACU has issued a call-for-action for additional federal funding for Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) to address the ongoing challenges that students and institutions are currently experiencing. More>> 

Support HACU's Annual Giving Campaign 
Please consider supporting HACU with a tax-deductible gift. There are many ways to give to HACU including: Donating to LA HACHE de HACU – the Associations Annual Giving Campaign, when you shop on Amazon Smile and micro giving campaigns such as Giving Tuesday on Dec. 1, 2020.

Request for Title V program success stories
HACU Members - Please send us your member news and grant stories of student success for the upcoming issue of The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education magazine. For additional details, click here.

Please send your news, logo, and hi-resolution photos to Links to hi-res photos and/or news releases are also accepted. Questions for our editorial staff can also be sent to the same address. Submissions received by Sept. 19 will be considered for publication. Information on Ad deadlines here.

HACU Virtual Conference – Register Today

Registration is open. Advertising, Exhibitor and sponsorship/partnership opportunities are available. More>>