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Jose Rivera-Alers Scholarship Application

$5,000

Deadline Varies

Awards Available: 4

  • Scholarship Description
  • Hispanic Federation has worked to increase Latino college access, retention and graduation in NYC by offering undergraduate students a myriad of support services, including peer-mentorships, free tutoring, and leadership training. This year, the Jose Rivera-Alers Scholarship will work to help Puerto Rican students who are pursuing a degree in business fund their college career. With this help, students can open themselves to pursuing career-oriented goals instead of trying to make ends meet to invest in their future. The reward of this scholarship will be of $5,000. Scholarship requirements are you must be of Puerto Rican heritage or descent, be a declared Business major, be a Bronx native, have a 3.0 GPA, and be a sophomore student (completed 30 credits). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.


  • Contact
  • Olivia Jimenez
  • 55 Exchange Pl
  • NY, NY 10005
  • OJimenez@hispanicfederation.org
  • 212-233-8955 x120

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