DIVA Scholarship

D.I.V.A. Scholarship (Devoted Individuals Valuing Academics)
Download, Print and Mail the Application Here

Description:
The D.I.V.A. scholarship, funded by the Mesmerizing Mu Chapter of Lambda Pi Upsilon Sorority, Latinas Poderosas Unidas, Inc., is based on academic excellence and community involvement. As women of varied cultures and backgrounds, we are well aware of the diversity that is amongst us. Nonetheless, we can all say we have witnessed the struggles and sacrifices made by our parents to ensure the quality of our education. This scholarship will honor the applicants’ dedication to their education as well as their community. While we as individuals seek success, we should never forget where we came from, seeing as it had a major impact on whom we are today.

Award:
Scholarship amount of $1,000 will be presented at our Annual Soirée in May 2016. Information will be provided to the scholarship winner.

Qualifications:
1. High School graduating senior
2. 85 or higher GPA
3. Applying to any accredited 4 year college/university
4. Has been actively involved within her community/participates in community services

Application Components:
1. Completed application form (page 2)
2. Response to essay questions (page 3)
3. Official transcript
4. Resume

Please mail completed applications directly to:
ATTN: Laura Ruiz
Lambda Pi Upsilon Sorority, Inc.
4116 51st St. Apt 1G
Woodside, NY 11377

Application Deadline:
Friday, April 15, 2016

Contact Information:
For any questions regarding the application please contact your school counselor or contact: Laura Ruiz — Treasurer/Events Coordinator — laura.ruiz1024@gmail.com