The Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (PMAHCC) realizes the substantial rewards of giving a way into educational opportunities to eager Hispanic students. PMAHCC supports scholarship funds of the Hispanic community in Pittsburgh and continues to give time and effort in the accumulation and security of their resources to benefit the continuous rise of the number of outstanding students.
Applicants must be attending or accepted into an accredited post-high school educational institution, including two and four-year college/universities or trade/vocational schools in the United States and must reside in Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Westmoreland, or Washington county. Applicants must demonstrate unmet financial need of at least $1,000 after financial need has been awarded and have at least one parent of Hispanic ancestry (at least one of the applicants' grandparents must be Hispanic). A minimum 3.0 GPA is required and applicants must enroll as a full-time student.