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Southwest Airlines Education Travel Program

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May 22, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • Through this national education initiative, Southwest Airlines will award round trip airline tickets to undergraduate and graduate students across the country who travel away from home to pursue a higher education and meet the eligibility criteria.

    A selection committee consisting of national education advocates and community leaders will select the award recipients. Recipients may be awarded 1-4 roundtrip tickets for the student and/or parent to use when traveling to/from the college/university. The complimentary airline ticket(s) can be used for travel to any of the Southwest Airlines destinations in the United States & Puerto Rico.

    Eligibility:
    -Student must be enrolled in a college at least 200 miles from their designated home
    -Student must be in good academic standing as determined by his or her college
    -Student must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Applicants must be 18 years old or older at time of application
    -Recipient must be a legal U.S. resident
    -All federal government regulations related to air travel and Transportation Security Administration rules must be adhered to, including, but not limited to, producing a valid government issued photo ID for air travel
    -Needed travel must be to/from Southwest Airlines destinations
    -Student should specify extent of financial need or constraints when writing essay
    -If selected, students will be required to submit and Enrollment Verification Form from his or her college/university
    -Student must identify direct or parental ties to a specific country to determine Hispanic origin on the application

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
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  • development@hacu.net
  • 210-692-3805

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