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June 10, 2021

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National Association of County and City Health Officials COVID-19 Prevention & Mitigation Among Refugee, Immigrant, & Migrant Communities funding opportunity. Deadline is June 11, 2021

Office of Minority Health National Lupus Outreach and Clinical Trial Education Program grant. Deadline is June 29, 2021.

Office of Minority Health Family-Centered Approaches to Improving Type 2 Diabetes Control and Prevention grant. Deadline is July 13, 2021.

2021 Innovation Fund Grant Competition to Build Partnerships and Training Programs between the United States, Central America, and the Dominican Republic. Deadline is Aug. 2, 2021.

The Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence Program that is specifically driven by the goals of  higher education institutions to enhance internationalization efforts on their campuses.  Deadline is Oct. 15, 2021.

Scholarshare529 2021 Matching Grant Program. Deadline is Dec. 31, 2021.

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America Reads Spanish
Issue #164 (May 2021)


ProTalento Recent Job Postings - More>>


Request for Title V program success stories
HACU Members - Please send us your member news and grant stories of student success for the fall issue of The Voice of Hispanic Higher Education magazine. Articles about how an HSI federal grant made a difference for students on your campus also being accepted. For additional details, click here

Submissions deadline is Sept. 3 for the fall issue.

Information on Ad deadlines.

HACU releases 2020 Annual Report
The Annual Report highlights advocacy efforts, HACU’s membership, conferences and events, financials, leadership programs, student services and activities supported by HACU’s staff at its National Headquarters in San Antonio, Texas, and regional offices in Sacramento, California and Washington, D.C. More>> 

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HACU President and CEO to speak about strategies to support HSIs on the Hunt Institute free webinar
The conversation will focus on how state leaders can work to help Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) – and institutions that are approaching HSI status – meet the needs of their student populations. More>>

HACU ProTalento Job Board - Upload your resume today
HACU’s Job Board has hundreds of jobs postings available across the U.S. If you or someone you know is searching for a job, HACU encourages you to create your profile and receive alerts that match jobs to your profile. Simplify your job search by signing up and uploading your resume today. More>>

HACU announces National Hispanic-Serving Institutions Week to be observed, Sept. 13-19, 2021
HACU-member HSIs are encouraged to observe the week with campus activities to heighten awareness of the important role HSIs play in improving access to education and advancing equity for traditionally underserved students. More>>

HACU statement on President Biden’s FY 2022 Budget Proposal
HACU applauds the Biden Administration’s FY 2022 budget recommendations that include funding increases in the U.S. Department of Education for Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs). More>>

Miller Lite to award Hispanic students over $190,000 in scholarships for college, participation to HACU’s ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute
HACU is partnering with Miller Lite to award a total of 63 scholarships to eligible undergraduate students enrolled at HACU-member institutions in select cities and select HACU-member institutions. Online application deadline is July 30, 2021. More>>

HACU and Denny’s Hungry for Education Scholarships for 2021-22
HACU is partnering with the Denny’s Corporation to offer Denny’s Hungry for Education Scholarships. Students at HACU-member institutions can apply for one of the five ($2,000) Denny’s Hungry for Education Scholarships to be awarded. Online application deadline is Nov. 19, 2021. More>>

Registration is underway for HACU's 35th Annual Conference
More than 50 workshops will be offered virtually under the theme, “35 Years of Championing Hispanic Higher Education Success,” as part of its 35th Annual Conference, taking place virtually, October 25-27, 2021. Advertising, Exhibitor, and Sponsorship opportunities are available. More>>

HACU National Internship Program welcomes summer session interns
HACU welcomed college students selected to participate in its 10-week summer internship session. Over 160 students were accepted to HACU’s National Internship Program. More>>

HACU applauds Texas Hispanic-Serving Institution, San Antonio College, recipient of the 2021 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence
“HACU congratulates San Antonio College, its president Dr. Roberto Vela and faculty and staff for this grand achievement,” said HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores. “We are proud that SAC, a Hispanic-Serving Institution is being recognized for their dedication and hard work to providing a valuable education to its students.” More>>

HACU fellow, Saúl Jiménez-Sandoval, appointed president of California State University, Fresno
The California State University (CSU) Board of Trustees has appointed Saúl Jiménez-Sandoval, Ph.D., to serve as the ninth president of California State University, Fresno. More>>

HACU statement on the passing of Cruz Reynoso, the first Latino California Supreme Court Justice
HACU has released a statement on the passing of Cruz Reynoso, the first Latino California Supreme Court Justice. More>> 

Upcoming Higher Education Recruitment Consortium webinars
Participate in HERC’s professional development webinars with thought-leaders addressing important recruitment and retention topics, with an emphasis on diversity (free to HACU members). HACU strategic alliances are partnerships and programs that are developed with HACU partners to provide great benefits for our member colleges and universities and HACU. More>>

All of Us research program from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)
The All of Us Research Program is in need of participants for their historic effort to collect medical data from one million or more people living in the United States. Participants who take part in the program will answer surveys on different topics and may be asked to submit other health information. More>>


HACU Advocacy Center News

HACU Statement on California Governor Newsom's 2021-22 May Revision Budget Proposal
“HACU applauds much of the investments made in the May Revision to the state budget including supporting critical broadband access, regional collaborations that can help address opportunity and achievement gaps, restoring the cuts to the University of California and California State University systems, and restoring the deferrals to the California Community Colleges,” said HACU President and CEO Antonio R. Flores. More>> 

HACU Scholarship Program accepting applications
Students from HACU-member institutions can apply for the Café Bustelo, Oracle, Interfaith Youth Core and United Talent Agency scholarships. Deadline is July 5, 2021. More>>

HACU accepting applications for Leader-in-Residence Program for undergraduate students
HACU is accepting applications for the Leader-in-Residence Program, a competitive program where students from HACU-member institutions receive leadership and career development training. Selected students will receive a scholarship to participate in the ¡Adelante! Leadership Institute, Oct. 24-27, 2021. Deadline to apply is June 25, 2021. More>> 
 
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