Lideres Avanzando Scholarship

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Scholarship Description

The Lideres Fellows Program is designed to empower and support college students through a series of virtual professional development workshops and engaging initiatives. This program aims to enhance various aspects of students' lives, including mental health, financial literacy, cultural advocacy, and career exploration.

Program Highlights:

  • $400 Scholarship: Participants receive a $400 scholarship upon successfully completing the program.
  • Virtual Workshops: Engage in ten virtual workshops covering essential topics for personal and professional development.
  • Guest Speakers: Connect with professionals and guest speakers from diverse fields, gaining valuable insights.
  • Community Engagement: Get involved in campus community activities to foster a sense of belonging.
  • Internship and Scholarship Opportunities: Access potential internships and additional scholarship opportunities for further advancement.
  • Inclusivity: DACA and undocumented students are eligible to participate.
  • Esperanza Network Access: Connect with the Esperanza Network, expanding your network and support system.

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for the Lideres Fellows Program, students must:

  • Be current freshmen or sophomores in college. Transfer students are also welcome.
  • Fall within the age range of 18-25 years.
  • Students can sign up for the scholarship program throughout the year, but cohorts specifically occur during the Fall and Spring semesters.

How It Works:

Throughout the semester, participants will:

  • Attend virtual workshops covering various professional development topics.
  • Contribute to a service project.
  • Assist in a crowdfunding initiative for fellow Latino Scholars.

The Lideres Fellows Program is not just a scholarship opportunity; it's a comprehensive experience that equips students with valuable skills, connections, and support for their academic journey. Sign up, engage, and empower yourself! Scholarship Search