Café Bustelo Scholarships

WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED MAY 1, 2014

 

 

CAFÉ DEL FUTURO Scholarship Essay Contest

HACE and Café Bustelo® have partnered to offer you a chance

to win a college scholarship.

A total of $45,000 in scholarships will be awarded.

Nine scholarships in the amount of $5,000 each will be awarded, with three (3) scholarships being awarded in Chicago, Illinois; three (3) scholarships in Houston, Texas; and three (3) scholarships in Los Angeles, California.

Application deadline is January 15, 2014.

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See Official Rules for full details on eligibility and requirements.


HOW TO ENTER: Submit your original essay of 800 words or less (in English or Spanish) responding to the topic and required attachments listed below.

The application is a five-step process.

1. Go to http://www.haceonline.org/cafe_bustelo_scholarships to access Contest application, guidelines, and Official Rules

 

2. Students must fill out an online application including full name, address, city, state, zip code, daytime phone number, e-mail address, date of birth, name and address of college or university; and agree to the Official Rules.

 

3. Students must respond to the following topic and upload their essay on the Contest website: 

Describe how your Latino heritage, family, and the community in which you grew up have impacted your desire and motivation to obtain a college degree.  Additionally, describe what you intend to accomplish with your degree and how you will give back to your community. 

 

4. Students must also attach the following supporting documents to the application:

    1)    Letter of recommendation from a school advisor, community leader or mentorthat includes a description of how the student has demonstrated their commitment to their education and community.

    2)    Official proof of current enrollment and registration issued from the college or university being attended. After completing the online application and uploading the essay, letter of recommendation, and proof of enrollment and registration, click "Submit Entry." 

 

5. After completing the online application and uploading the essay, letter of recommendation, and proof of enrollment and registration, click "Submit Entry." 

Optional: Create a HACE profile at http://www.haceonline.org/user/register to receive updates on the contest and information about future opportunities.

All entries must be received and recorded by HACE’s computer (the official Contest time keeping device) by 11:59:59 a.m. ET on January 15, 2014.

Café Bustelo® is a trademark of Rowland Coffee Roasters, Inc.

 

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Official Rules - Cafe del Futuro Scholarship Essay Contest.pdf125.2 KB
Privacy Notice - Cafe del Futuro Scholarship Essay Contest.pdf97.31 KB

PRIZES

Three $5,000 scholarships in
Chicago, Illinois
 

Three $5,000 scholarships in
Houston, Texas
 

Three $5,000 scholarships in
Los Angeles, California.


DEADLINE

Application deadline is
January 15, 2014.
 

APPLY online here.


Please contact:

Vanessa Valentin

vanessa@haceonline.org

for more information.


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