HSF/Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Business Leadership Award

Scholarship Description

Program Description:The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women Business Leadership Award focuses on Hispanic women with demonstrated interest in business and entrepreneurship. Students entering their junior year of college who are chosen for this highly selective program will be supported by a Goldman Sachs mentor, an HSF student advisor, and a scholarship award ($10,000 over two years at $5,000 per year). Eligibility Requirements   * Be a female student completing her sophomore year with plans to enroll as a FULL-TIME junior.  * Have demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship or pursuing a business career.  * Have a personal statement, resume, and letter of recommendation that attest to leadership, entrepreneurial and business activities, and to how a Goldman Sachs mentor would advance those interests.  * Be prepared to be possibly interviewed as part of the selection process.  * Must be attending selected universities (see website)  * Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.  * Be of Hispanic Heritage.  * Be a U.S. citizen or a legal permanent resident of the United States.  * Must apply for federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  * Be Pell-grant eligible

Year of Need: College Junior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 5000

Max Award: 10000

Deadline: 2018-01-29


Sponsoring Organization Hispanic Scholarship Fund
55 Second Street Suite 1500
San Francisco, CA 94105

Contact Person:

Phone: 1-877-473-4636

Fax: 415-808-2302