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HACU ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute (Student Track)

For Colleges and Universities

National and international leaders will gather virtually in October 25-27, 2021 to champion equity and excellence for Hispanic students in higher education. HACU invites you to send one or more student delegates to the ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute.  

Campus students represent their college or university to hundreds of students, faculty, administrators and leading corporate, federal, and nonprofit sector representatives who will attend this conference. In addition to ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute activities, these students will also attend the opening plenary; the Town Hall meeting that will address critical national issues.

ELIGIBILITY

Students must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program. The selection criteria and number of students selected is at the discretion of the sponsoring organization but we recommend the following criteria:

  • Undergraduate student
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Leadership roles/experience
  • Study Abroad experience
  • Type of in demand majors from corporate, federal and non-profits:
    • Business - Accounting, Business Administration, Business Management, Economics, Finance, International Business, Marketing
    • Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) - Agriculture, Biochemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Cyber Security, Engineering, Environmental Science, Food Science, Information Systems and Technology, Mathematics, Nutritional Science, Physics, Wildlife Science
    • Others - Communications, Criminal Justice, Hospitality & Tourism Management, Political Science

HOW TO REGISTER YOUR STUDENTS:

OPTION 1: 

The cost below is the cost of undergraduate student registration only.

Institutions must pre-register students online at www.hacu.net . All students must submit a registration form. Registration may close prior to deadline if the event sells out. 

 Student Registration

Early Bird Rate:

End September 24

Regular Rate:

Starts September 25

 

Undergraduate Student (Price of registration per student)


 $169
 

$219


** Discount available for groups of 5 or more. For more information and terms and conditions please contact Darlene Martin, Conference Coordinator at darlene.martin@hacu.net or 210-576-3208.**

OPTION 2: 

If you are interested in being recognized as an ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute Sponsor and HACU handling all logistics for your students, please contact HACU Student Services Department by e-mail at studenttrack@hacu.net or by calling 210-692-3805. The following rates will apply:

Student Scholars Package

Deadline: September 17, 2021

Undergraduate Student (Price of sponsorship per student)

$200


The Student Scholars Package includes: 
  • HACU ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute Registration.
  • A HACU ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute Packet which includes, virtual event preparation guidelines, selfie photo with sponsor's logo and contact information for HACU Student Services staff.
  • A Student Scholar sponsor identification for students on student's profile.
  • Logo placement of sponsoring institution in the conference program and related ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute promotional materials. 
  • Logo placement and URL link to sponsoring institution on featured sponsors conference web page of HACU's website.

Click here to download a sponsorship flyer for institutions interested in sponsoring students to this year's ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute Virtual Event. 

OTHER:

All participating students must submit a one-page resume. E-mail student resumes by October 15, 2021 to:

mario.gonzalez@hacu.net 

We recommend the following criteria for students attending the ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute:

  • Undergraduate student
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Leadership roles/experience
  • Study Abroad experience
  • Type of in demand majors from corporate, federal and non-profits:
    • Business - Accounting, Business Administration, Business Management, Economics, Finance, International Business, Marketing
    • Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM) - Agriculture, Actuarial Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Cyber Security, Engineering, Environmental Science, Food Science, Information Systems and Technology, Mathematics, Nutritional Science, Physics, Statistics, Systems Engineering, Wildlife Science
    • Others - Communications, Criminal Justice, Hospitality & Tourism Management, Political Science 

*Resumes will be included in the 2021 Resume Portfolio that will be provided to Gold level conference sponsors or above and ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute workshop presenters. All Student resumes must be received by October 15, 2021 to be included. 

íAdelante! Leadership Institute main title sponsor: 

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