Education is the most important investment we can make as a community. Through the Hispanic Scholarship Endowment Fund at the Rochester Area Community Foundation, we are able to provide a certain number of high school seniors with a college scholarship.
Applicant must be a resident of the counties of Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario or Wayne.
Applicant must be of Hispanic Origin (one or both parents must be Hispanic.)
Applicant must submit a copy of birth certificate.
Applicant must be a high school graduating senior.
Applicant must demonstrate high academic achievement with a grade point average of 3.0 (B) or better in the core subjects.
Applicant must be entering a college or university in the Fall
Applicant must submit two letters of recommendation
One from a school counselor or teacher
One from a member of the community (not a family member or relative.)
Application must submit an official transcript from high school, which includes: senior grades to date, official class rank, grade point averages and college entrance scores (SAT, ACT, achievement tests).
2018 application will be uploaded in November of 2017.