Café Bustelo/Cafe Bustelo El Cafe Del Futuro Scholarship Essay Contest

Café Bustelo and the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) have teamed up to present El Café del Futuro Scholarship Essay Contest. Eligible students can enter for a chance to win one of nine $5,000 college scholarships. Permanent legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C., age 18 or older and of Latino decent, that are currently enrolled full-time in a college of university, are eligible to apply for the scholarship. To enter/apply, complete the online application on the HACU website:; and respond to and upload your original essay on the following topic: Describe how your Latino heritage, family, and the community in which you grew up have impacted your desire and motivation to obtain a college degree. Additionally, describe what you intend to accomplish with your degree and how you will give back to your community. Attach the required supporting documents to the application. Scholarship closes on May 26, 2017.


Award Amount $5,000
Number of Awards 9
Application Deadline May 26
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required None specified
Ethnicity/Heritage Hispanic
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation None specified
Location of College None specified
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Organization Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities
Café Bustelo
Address 8415 Datapoint Drive, Suite 400
City, State, Zip San Antonio, TX 78229
Telephone (210) 692-3805
Fax (210) 692-0823
Web Site Web site
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