The Pueblo Hispanic Education Foundation Scholarship
The world's first pot-funded scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors residing in Pueblo County and planning to attend an institution of higher education within the County. The scholarship is sponsored by The Pueblo Hispanic Education Foundation.
Eligibility:-Applicants must be a current resident of Pueblo County-Applicants must be a graduating high school senior-Applicants must be attending a public institution located within Pueblo County (Pueblo Community College or Colorado State University-Pueblo)-Applicants must have an Expected Family Contribution of $13,085 or less (need that is 250 percent or less of Pell eligibility)-Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA-Diverse applicants accepted Applicants are required to submit a typed, personal essay (minimum 500 words), stating their educational, leadership and career goals and how they plan to achieve it. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $1,000
Essay required: Yes