Univision 40 Nuestra Juventud Scholarship
“Nuestra Juventud,” Univision 40’s Scholarship Program recognizes the academic achievements and leadership qualities among Hispanic High School Seniors (12th grade) in the WUVC-Univision 40 viewing area. Eligiblity: Candidates must be entering the 12th grade, must be applying to a college/university for the fall of 2017 and must be of Hispanic descent. Criteria: The winners will be chosen based on Leadership, Academic Achievement, Hardship and Character. Application process: Candidates must submit a copy of the school transcripts; a completed application; answers to the questions below (max. three pages may be used to answer the questions) and a clear picture, all in one packet. Scholarship Award: All scholarship awards will be sent directly to the college/university. Failure to enroll in the Fall 2017 will result in forfeiture of the scholarship. Note: Faxed applications and transcripts will NOT be considered.
The Scholarship Application for the 2017-2018 school year is open until November 7, 2016. The deadline has been extended to November 7 to allow any applicants impacted by the hurricane time to return to normalcy.