Rumba Meats, part of the Cargill family of brands, helps the Hispanic community celebrate their culture and preserve their heritage through food. Through a partnership with rumba Meats, part of the Cargill family of brands, helps the Hispanic community celebrate their culture and preserve their heritage through food. Through a partnership with United States Hispanic Leadership Institute, Rumba is awarding 25 post-secondary academic scholarships of $1,000 each and helping empower today’s Hispanic youth to become tomorrow’s leaders.
Dream Bigger with the New Kennedy-King College Statesmen Scholarship
Apply to Kennedy-King College today and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and you are automatically eligible for the Statesmen Scholarship. Go to www.ccc.edu/apply – you must do so by August 17th.
FAFSA (Free Application Federal Student Aid)
Student Financial Assistance Outreach Center
Website to get detailed information on planning and paying for college and choosing schools.
LINK Unlimited Scholars was founded on five key principles, which are designed to help prepare students for a lifetime of professional success and personal fulfillment-
- Education– LINK provides support systems designed to help scholars successfully complete high school with the necessary preparation to excel in college.
- College Readiness & Success– LINK assists scholars and parents in making informed college selection decisions by providing information and guidance to help ensure excellent placement with exceptional financial-aid packages. During the college years, LINK staff offers dedicated support and resources to promote college graduation for all LINK scholars.
- Leadership Development– LINK prepares its scholars for current and future leadership positions by providing training and experiential learning opportunities.
- Spiritual Development– LINK involves its scholars in programs that stress personal growth, human relations, kindness, charity and moral and ethical values.
- Interracial Harmony– LINK provides opportunities for all members of the LINK family to become more knowledgeable about, and sensitive to, other cultures through personal contact and informational exchanges.
- Info Forward by Alderman Harris, 8th Ward:Educational institutions, foundations and many other organizations celebrate African American students with scholarship opportunities – find one you
With your help, and the help of other donors like you, we can continue increasing the number of scholarships we are able to award, offering and expanding the many support services we provide prospective college students and their families, and mobilizing the community to make college education a top priority for every Latino family across the nation.
Building Trades Apprenticeships
The Employment Opportunities Grant Program (EOGP) is looking to expand the number of individuals in historically underrepresented populations who enter and complete building trades apprenticeship programs and/or obtain employment in the building trades industries.
*These careers are physically and mentally demanding, but the pay and benefits can support a family.
**For more information, contact Program Manager Tiffany Hawkins at 312-793-9702 or [email protected]
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