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PCC President’s Latino Advisory Committee Offers $1,000 Scholarships to Students


The Pasadena City College President's Latino Advisory Committee will offer several $1,000 scholarships for PCC students through the PCC Latino Scholarship Fund.

To be eligible for the scholarship, an individual must be a full-time PCC student, be enrolled in at least nine units at the time of application, demonstrate financial need, show an understanding of Latino culture, and be involved in extracurricular activities. The GPA requirement will be based upon the applicant pool.

Applications should be submitted to the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid (L114) by Friday, April 1, 2011.

Applications must be accompanied by official transcripts (if attended a school other than PCC), one letter of recommendation, and a personal statement.

The application is available online on the PLAC website at

Students selected to receive an award will be notified by Friday, April 18, and will be receive a scholarship awards breakfast on Wednesday, May 11 at Brookside Park.