• A scholarship fund established by NCSHP to help overcome the largest barrier for Hispanic students to go to college; finances. Click learn more to apply.

  • Encourage your friends and classmates to Stay in School and graduate from high school! Click learn more for information about contest details.

Welcome to NCSHP

Since 1999, the sole mission of the North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals (Sociedad de Profesionales Hispanos) is to promote the education of Hispanic students at all scholastic levels. Through our educational programs and initiatives, we work to lower the dropout rate of Hispanic students in North Carolina and provide them with access to higher education. We believe that an investment in a Hispanic student is an investment in North Carolina.

NCSHP Upcoming Events

FIESTA FOR EDUCATION: MAY 15, 2016, 11am-2pm, Green Hope Elementary School Park

Jóvenes Para Ayudar, a student group in the triangle, is having a spring fundraiser to support the NC Hispanic College Fund Scholarship programs of NCSHP!

Jóvenes Para Ayudar (JPA) is a community service organization made up of high school students learning Spanish. Their goal is to make a difference in the Hispanic community while learning about its culture through various events and education programs.

Tickets are $10.00 and all proceeds from the event go to benefit Hispanic students! Come JOIN US!

For additional information on the event, please click here Fiesta for Education

RITMO LATINO FESTIVAL: MAY 14, 2016, 12pm-4pm, Town Hall Campus, Cary, North Carolina

A festival for the whole family, Ritmo Latino showcases Latino music, dance, and visual arts. Festival includes live entertainment on two stages, craft vendors, traditional foods, dance lessons, activities for children, and opportunities to share the richness of Latino culture.

At the festival, look out for The NCSHP as our booth will be set up there! We would love to meet you!

For additional information on the event, please click here Ritmo Latino Festival


For additional information on the event, please click here Mi Exito Universidad

2016 SUMMIT COMMENTARY Now Available

On Friday, March 11th, students from 30 counties throughout North Carolina gathered at the NC State McKimmon Center for the 17th Annual Hispanic Educational Summit. The day focused on encouraging students to overcome obstacles, graduate from high school and pursue higher education. For highlights of the day, please view our SUMMIT COMMENTARY and view media coverage by Univision by clicking the video to the right.

Watch US on UNC-TV's "North Carolina Now"

NCSHP was featured on UNC-TV's "North Carolina Now" on Thursday, April 10 at 7:30 PM. NCSHP's President and Co-founder, Marco Zarate was interviewed by UNC-TV's Shannon Vickery on our programs and accomplishments over the last 15 years. Click the video to the right to view the segment.

“My mother and I now are not confused and scared as much as before about school. Now we feel confident. My mother has become more involved in my school. Now I want to learn more about my school subjects. My mother feels more proud about me.”

Univision: 2016 Hispanic Educational Summit

Conferencia educativa para jóvenes hispanos from Rosa Lente Productions on Vimeo.

UNC-TV's "North Carolina Now"

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North Carolina Society of Hispanic Professionals
8450 Chapel Hill Road, Suite 209
Cary, NC 27513

Phone: (919) 467-8424
Fax: (919) 469-1785
E-mail: mailbox@TheNCSHP.org