The HITEC Foundation Scholarship is designed to assist students of Hispanic descent to obtain a university degree within the technology industry. Scholarships are available, on a competitive basis, to high school seniors, undergraduate students
community college students transferring to four-year universities, graduate students and DACA (Deferred Actions for Early Childhood Arrivals) students.
Scholarships of up to $5,000 to be used for education related expensed will be awarded for the 2023-2024 academic year. The scholarship funds may only be used at an accredited, non-profit college/university or vocational/technical school in the United States for tuition, fees, books, supplies, and required equipment. Deadline to apply is April 14th and notification of selection results in mid-June. Applicants must be of Hispanic heritage (i.e., at least one parent must be of Hispanic descent), be a graduating high school senior or current college student, have a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale), major (or intend on majoring) in Technology or an approved technology-related major and be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident, or have active Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)status.