The music group, Mana (in partnership with Univision and Selva Negra), recently announced a scholarship opportunity that is open to undocumented students in the U.S. Each scholarship recipient will receive $10,000.
Here are the eligibility requirements:
- “Identify as Latino and be between the ages of 18-35 years old as of the application deadline date
- Be U.S. citizens, legal residents of the U.S., or undocumented residents of the U.S., including Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) recipients
- Be high school seniors or graduates, or current college undergraduates
- Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the U.S. for the entire upcoming academic year”
The deadline to apply is October 23, 2019 (3pm CT)
For more information and to apply, please visit their official website: Mana Scholarship Program
Please note that this position was first posted by Scholarship America. The link to the scholarship posting may not work after the position has been filled.
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