Bolivian Society of St. Louis Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded on the basis of merit, community outreach, outstanding academic performance, and ancestry. Students of Bolivian and Hispanic/Latino ancestry (up to two generations) planning to enroll in a university or college are eligible to apply. Preference will be given first to students of Bolivian decent, then to students born in a Latin American country, then to students of Latin American decent. Applicants chosen to receive this scholarship are strongly encouraged to attend the Scholarship Award Event at a date and place to be announced.

Eligibility
Applicants must:
Be a Missouri resident
-Be a recent high school graduate or current college student
-Be enrolling in a 2 year or 4-year college or university for the 2019-2020 academic year, pursuing an Associate Degree, Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree
-Have participated in community outreach or volunteer efforts
-Be of Bolivian or Hispanic/Latino ancestry

The scholarship application questions are designed to collect information about your background, interests and college/career plans. Your answers will be used only in connection with your application for this scholarship competition and will be seen only by the Selection Committee and other qualified people working on the Program.

For more information, contact: mariayaksic@me.com

Award
$500
Deadline
07/05/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Where were you born? (City/State/Country)
  2. What is your Hispanic country of origin?
  3. Hispanic/Latino Origin
    • Are you a descendent of someone born in a Hispanic/Latino country?
    • If yes, what is your relationship to the person/people born in a Hispanic/Latino country?
  4. Please upload your most recent OFFICIAL transcript.
  5. Describe extracurricular activities in which you have participated in high school and college. Include the dates of participation.
    • Activity
    • Dates of participation
    • Your role
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