Scholarships


Colorado Association of Latino/a Administrators and Superintendents Annual Student Scholarship

Deadline: May 3, 2021
Target population: Entering first-year of a college/university/technical school

Apply for the CO-ALAS Student Scholarship
PLEASE NOTE: To apply online using the Google Form above, you must log in with a Google Gmail account. Please be ready to submit all of your materials since you cannot save your progress in the application.

Description
The CO-ALAS Scholarship was created through the generosity of the members, representing the Board and Delegates. This scholarship helps foster the college and career-bound culture within the state and will provide five scholarships to Latino students this year.

Since its inception in 2009, CO-ALAS has supported current and aspiring educators in developing leadership and fostering the growth of the next generation of educational leaders.  CO ALAS is now expanding its support to include our youth with their initial year at higher education institutions for their career path.

CO ALAS will offer five (5) $1,000 scholarships to be awarded this Summer 2021 and will be paid directly to the student’.

Applicant Criteria
Students must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be accepted at an accredited college/university/technical school;
  • A cumulative minimum GPA of 2.5;
  • Identifies of Latin American/Hispanic descent
  • Demonstrate one or more of the following
    • Leadership, 
    • Employment, 
    • Community engagement
    • Volunteer work, 
    • Extracurricular activities and,
    • Family responsibilities you have been engaged in
  • Applicants must be a graduating senior, Class of 2021, from a CO High School 

Application Requirements
Students must provide the following information for their application to be considered for this scholarship award:

  • Submit a completed application to CO ALAS Scholarship Committee;
  • Provide a copy of high school transcript;
  • Provide one (1) letter of recommendation; and
  • Submit an essay, presentation, or creative art medium (video, music, poetry, artwork) that demonstrates how a college-level education can create an impact in your life? This submission should reflect our highlighted values of:
    • Education/Pursuit of Knowledge
    • Equity & Inclusivity
    • Fostering Strong Relationships (Family, Community, Etc.)
    • Leadership & Responsibility
Application Process
Please fill out the following online submission form. Submissions and questions can also be sent to info@co-alas.org.

Apply for the CO-ALAS Student Scholarship
PLEASE NOTE: To apply online using the Google Form above, you must log in with a Google Gmail account. Please be ready to submit all of your materials since you cannot save your progress in the application.


CO-ALAS is a professional education association that advocates for the continued development and placement of Latino/Latina administrators who are committed to quality public education for all students.

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CO-ALAS
PO Box 13109
Denver, CO 80201
info@co-alas.org

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