This scholarship is for Hispanic students with a permanent address in the state of Illinois. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be enrolled as a high school senior in the fall of 2013 and plan to enroll full-time during the 2014-2015 academic year in a degree-seeking program at a four-year institution as a freshman or a two-year institution as a first-year student at an accredited US institution in the United States, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, or Guam. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA, be 16 years of age or older as of September 1, 2013, and be US citizens or legal permanent residents with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 (not expired). Applicants also must file for federal financial aid by completing the FAFSA.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.