Ilumina Scholarship

The Ilumina Scholarship program was created to help students realize their college dreams under the initiative of Vanessa Garcia and with the support of Pro – Bolivia Committee. The scholarship program helps students of Bolivian descent with the need to overcome the obstacles on the way to getting a college education knowledge. One of the biggest challenges in pursuing higher education is the lack of financial resources. The Pro – Bolivia Committee, through the Ilumina program aims to promote university education in the Bolivian community and also wishes to provide necessary financial support for students to achieve their educational goals.

GOALS:
1. Encourage students Bolivian descent with monetary support for college education 2. Ensure that obtains the scholarship receive guidance and motivation to continue their education with the support of the Pro-Bolivia 3. To express and promote a commitment to higher education in the Bolivian community in the area.

AWARDS:
Seven scholarships will be awarded in August 2017 to students attending college in the fall of 2017 semester. 

  • Two $2,000 Scholarships
  • Five $1,000 Scholarships

REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum GPA of 2.8 on a 4.0 scale in high school or college Bolivian descendants Student currently completing the last year of secondary or attending college Being accepted or currently attending an accredited educational institution in the United States for Fall 2017 Starting or continuing full time studies for a university degree Living in Virginia, Maryland, District of Columbia or California

DUE DATE: Applications will be accepted until: July 15, 2017

>>Download Application<< PDF Form

>>Online Application<<

For more information or how to apply, please contact Vanessa Garcia (571-234-7354) 0n iluminascholarship@gmail.com

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