New undergraduate scholarship for Latinas

Posted by on Sep 28, 2015 in General, Scholarships

New undergraduate scholarship for Latinas

GritoBlast!   Conffianz, a skincare company dedicated specifically to Latinas, has launched in 250 Target stores.  In celebration, Conffianz announces its Inexplicablemente BellaScholarship. Conffianz, derived from the Spanish words confianza and confidente, aims to make every woman feel confident and look fabulous and is committed to supporting young Latinas in all aspects, including post-secondary education.   Conffianz will proudly donate a percentage of its Target...

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A List of Scholarships For Undocumented Students

Posted by on Sep 28, 2015 in General, Scholarships

A List of Scholarships For Undocumented Students

By Laura Bohorquez and Mayu Takeda Generation Progress     Scholarship Resources Undergraduate and Graduate Programs Coffeeforless.com – Hit the Books Scholarship (Deadline 09/30/2015) With 25 years as a business leader in Philadelphia, we at CoffeeForLess.com know that tough times do not just hit the banks. They hit us all, but we must never lose sight of our biggest investment in the future: the next generation of scholars and entrepreneurs. We...

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Scholarship for students with disabilities pursuing media-related degrees open till April 24, 2015

Posted by on Apr 10, 2015 in General, Scholarships

Scholarship for students with disabilities pursuing media-related degrees open till April 24, 2015

GritoBlast! — The American Association of People with Disabilities is accepting applications for the 2015 NBCUniversal Tony Coelho Media Scholarship. Four scholarships are being offered, which can be used for the spring, summer, or fall semesters of 2015, to 2nd-year associate students; undergraduate sophomores, juniors, and seniors; and graduate students with disabilities who are pursuing communication or media-related degrees. Each recipient will receive $5,625 for the...

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Embassy of Israel and Hispanic Scholarship Fund partner in $100,000 scholarship for Latino college students

Posted by on Jan 30, 2015 in General, Scholarships

Embassy of Israel and Hispanic Scholarship Fund partner in $100,000 scholarship for Latino college students

GritoBlast! — The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and the Embassy of Israel in Washington announced a $100,000 pilot scholarship program aimed at supporting U.S. Hispanic college students. The first partnership of its kind in the history of HSF, the program will award scholarships to qualified students to attend colleges in the U.S., with the Embassy of Israel offering additional funds to HSF scholarship recipients who wish to spend some time studying in Israel, as well....

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Goya Foods creates $20,000 nationwide Culinary Arts Scholarship

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in General, Scholarships

Goya Foods creates $20,000 nationwide Culinary Arts Scholarship

GritoBlast! Goya Foods, the largest Latino-owned food company in the nation, sells over 2,400 different products. A recent announcement of a three-state, $300 million expansion underscores the commitment the company has to creating and delivering the kinds of spices and foods that have become increasingly popular to the palates of both Latino and non-Latino foodies. But Goya hasn’t achieved its success without evolving from its humble beginnings in 1936 when Prudencio...

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National coffee company creates college scholarships for Latino students

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in General, Scholarships

National coffee company creates college scholarships for Latino students

GritoBlast! — Café Bustelo has announced plans to open pop-up cafés at college campuses across the country, to entice students of Latino descent to enjoy their heritage brand as well as to compete for some $45,000 in scholarships. In Las Vegas, Café Bustelo will participate in the Life is Beautiful Festival from Oct. 24 to 26. Campuses to be visted include Pace University in New York City, the University of Houston, the University of California at Santa Barbara. Café...

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