ALCANZANDO UN SUEÑO

CRUZ & ASSOCIATES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Cruz and Associates awards six $3,000 scholarships annually to deserving high school seniors of Hispanic descent through the Alcanzando Un Sueño Scholarship Program.

Our law firm specializes in representing victims of auto accidents, work accidents and other tragic circumstances. As a Hispanic owned law firm, we feel fortunate to serve our community as advocates for those without a voice in our complex justice system. Helping families in need is something that brings us great satisfaction and is our life’s work. We are equally passionate about developing the next generation and are looking for young leaders that share our commitment to serve their community and excel through education.

If you are interested in participating in our scholarship program, tells us about yourself, your education goals, and how you’re serving your family, your church and/or your community as well as answering the essay question that is part of this application.

The scholarship is open to students who meet all of the following criteria:

1. Must reside in the Atlanta Metro or Phoenix area.

2. Must be enrolled in the 12th grade with sufficient credits to graduate in the Spring term of the award year.

3. Must be of Hispanic descent (defined as persons descended from Central America (excluding Belize), Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico, South America (excluding Guyana, Suriname and French Guiana) or other Spanish speaking countries.

4. Must be bilingual (Spanish/English).

5. Must have a Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher based on a 4.0 scale and submit an official transcript with the application.

6. Must download, fill out and submit a complete and legible scholarship application,by June 1st, and it must include the required essay.

7. Must submit a CV/Resume that lists extra-curricular activities including sports, clubs and community service work inside or outside of school, volunteer activities, leadership positions, jobs held, awards and accolades.

8. Student must submit a two letters of recommendation from persons unrelated to the applicant. At least one of the letters must come from a teacher, counselor or coach.

9. Must submit letter of acceptance to a higher education institution.

10. INCLUDE THE ESSAY QUESTION


Application Checklist:

   · DOWNLOAD RULES & APPLICATION
   · Official certified, high school transcript.
   · Signed application – filled out completely and legibly and rules page signed.
   · Completed essay.
   · Letter of acceptance to higher eduction institution, college or university.
   · Original letters of recommendation.
   · Resume or CV

Submitting: 

ALL ENTRIES MUST BE EMAILED TO SOCIAL@CRUZFIRM.COM and GINA@CRUZFIRM.COM or IF MAILED IN,POSTMARKED BY JUNE 1.

Cruz & Associates Scholarship Fund
2620 Buford Hwy, NE
Atlanta, GA 30324


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ALL ENTRIES MUST BE MAILED IN BY JUNE 1.

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