Chicanos Por La Causa
50 Years of Empowerment



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.

Arizona State University

The scholarship application for the 2019-2020 school year is now closed. Applications for the 2020-2021 school year will open in October 2019.

Maricopa Community Colleges

Applications for the 2018-2020 school year open on February 1st, 2019. Click the MCCCD Application Guide for application instructions:

MCCCD Application Guide

The University of Arizona

The Los Médicos Scholarship provides $10,000 for two Hispanic students attending The University of Arizona College of Medicine. For more information, please contact Magdalena Verdugo at:

CPLC Scholarship programs have awarded more than



More than


Students have received scholarships.

These scholarships cover

full tuition

for all recipients.


Other Scholarship Resources

Hispanic Women's Corporation
Frankie Parra
Scholarship Relations Director