HSF/Verizon Foundation Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Program Description:The Hispanic Scholarship Fund (HSF) and the Verizon Foundation have partnered to provide financial resources to assist outstanding Latino students.  This scholarship is open to undergraduate students in selected geographic locations and in selected majors.  The award amount ranges from $2,500-$5,000.Selected students will be invited to join the Verizon Student Network and may have the opportunity to participate in a summer internship. Eligibility Requirements:    * Be of Hispanic heritage   * Be a U.S. Citizen or a legal permanent resident with permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551 (not expired)  * Be an undergraduate enrolled full-time in a degree-seeking program at a four-year U.S. accredited college or university in the U.S., Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, or Guam   * Have a minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale   * Must be majoring in one of the following:  Accounting, Business, Finance, Human Resource Management, Marketing, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology (IT/MIS), Electrical, Industrial, or Mechanical Engineering   * Must reside in one of the following states or counties:  California; Florida; Illinois; Maine; Massachusetts; New Hampshire; New Jersey; New York counties: (Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens, and Richmond); Pennsylvania;  Texas; Virginia; Washington; Washington D.C.  * Must apply for federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)    * Must submit a resume with application

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 2500

Max Award: 5000

Deadline: 2018-07-15


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