CPLC Scholarships empower future community leaders and innovators committed to improving Arizona communities.
Our program provides financial assistance and ongoing supportive services to outstanding Latino students attending Arizona colleges and universities. CPLC Scholars have a demonstrated commitment to making positive changes to their communities and their selected fields of study. The program is especially dedicated to serving those students with limited access to financial resources, such as Dreamers who qualify for DACA status.
The scholarship application for the 2019-2020 school year is now closed. Applications for the 2020-2021 school year will open in October 2019.
Applications for the 2018-2020 school year open on February 1st, 2019. Click the MCCCD Application Guide for application instructions:
CPLC Lorraine Lee Health Sciences Scholarship
Funds will be awarded to full-time undergraduates, who have graduated from an Arizona high school, with a minimum 3.0 GPA, pursuing a degree in one of the UA Health Science (UAHS) Colleges. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to service in the Hispanic communities of Arizona and social awareness of Hispanic culture; talents and interests both inside and outside of the field of public health. Preference will be given to Arizona residents who have demonstrated leadership in and service to the Hispanic community.
Funds will be awarded to three full-time (as defined by the University of Arizona) incoming graduate student(s) pursuing a degree in the College of Medicine Tucson and College of Medicine Phoenix. Students will demonstrate an interest and commitment to serving medically underserved populations, and whose professional goals include continuing service to those populations.
Chicanos Por La Causa Scholarship – Zuckerman College of Public Health
Funds will be awarded to full-time undergraduates in their junior year pursuing a degree in the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to service in the Hispanic communities of Arizona and social awareness of Hispanic culture; talents and interests both inside and outside of the field of public health. Preference will be given to Arizona residents who have demonstrated leadership in and service to the Hispanic community.
Students may apply to all UA scholarships by clicking the link below:Apply for UA Scholarships!
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