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CHCC CAPS Young Professionals Scholarship Program

Award Amount
$3,000
Awards Available
20
Deadline
June 15, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • This scholarship provides an all-expenses paid intensive half-week of training to college and university students of Hispanic descent. The program is designed to build real-world skills for young professionals, such as interview skills, etiquette for professional gatherings, and learning about optimizing personal strengths.

    The C.A.P.S. program celebrated its 10th anniversary, and from its inception continues to empower Hispanic college students to become the next generation of successful Hispanic civic and business leaders through training, network-building, and ongoing engagement with leaders in business development. To empower and train the next generation of successful Hispanic civic and business leaders, the CAPS workshop curriculum includes:

    -Etiquette for the 21st Century Protocol
    -Self and Group Awareness
    -Strengths Finder: Maximize Your Potential
    -The Art of Networking
    -Your Elevator Speech
    -Public Speaking
    -Negotiations and Conflict Management
    -Budget and Financial Planning
    -Leadership Skills
    -Mock Interview

    Eligibility:
    -Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Junior or senior in college or university preferred; other experience levels are welcomed to apply if focused on preparing for a career
    -Demonstrate financial need
    -Must be a California resident; may be attending school elsewhere
    -Be available without restrictions during the time frame of the CHCC Annual Convention: August 19 through 22nd

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

  • Contact
  • Aja Uranga-Foster
  • 615 28th Street
  • #D
  • Sacramento, CA 95816
  • caps@cahcc.com
  • 916-444-2221

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