LNESC Ford Driving Dreams Scholarship

$2,000

March 14, 2020

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  • Scholarship Description
  • LNESC and LULAC established the LULAC National Scholarship Fund (LNSF) to help youth in under-served communities make the dream of college enrollment a reality. The Ford Driving Dreams Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage high school seniors from the San Antonio and Houston areas to pursue a degree at U.S. post-secondary institutions. The Ford Driving Dreams Scholarship Program will award scholarships to qualified high school seniors.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be a graduating high school senior in the upcoming spring
    -Must be a student planning to pursue full-time studies leading to a bachelor's degree at an accredited college or university in the U.S.
    -Must have a cumulative high school GPA of at least 3.0
    -Must have scored 20 or higher on the ACT test, or 1050 or higher on the SAT test

    Completed online application, including submission of the following:
    -Official high school transcript
    -"What Drives Your Dream?" essay (500-word limit)
    -One letter of recommendation, including a complete telephone number and email address for the reference

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • scholarships@lnesc.org

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