SC Hispanic Leadership Council Announces Scholarships for Latino College Students

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Inspiring, Enabling and Mentoring Hispanic Youth

The South Carolina Hispanic Leadership Council (SCHLC) is proud to announce the SCHLC Scholarship opportunities. These scholarships are made possible through a collaboration with State Farm Insurance and its Good Neighborhood Program. “We continue to be committed to empower the next generation of Hispanic leaders in South Carolina” said Ivan Segura, Treasurer of the SC Hispanic Leadership Council and Director of REACH Youth Project. “Our vision is to give the Hispanic population an equal opportunity for success so they can become educated and empowered with the tools to achieve and reach their goals in life”

Three (3) five hundred dollar scholarships are available to South Carolina Hispanic/Latino students who are enrolled in an accredited College or University for the school year 2014-2015. The recipients will be selected by the SC Hispanic Leadership Council’s Board based on the following criteria: Financial need, academic and extra curricular achievement, community involvement, and superior leadership and promise of contribution to the Hispanic community

Applications are available through the SC Hispanic Leadership Council website: Application must be received/postmarked by March 31st, 2015 at SC Hispanic Leadership Council, PO BOX 7013 Columbia SC 29202.

The South Carolina Hispanic Leadership Council is a statewide, not-for-profit organization with the mission to enhance the quality of life and quantity of services delivered to the Hispanic Community in South Carolina through the sharing of useful information and timely exchange of ideas. More information is available at

State Farm and State Farm Companies Foundation commit resources to helping raise the levels of achievement of our nation’s teachers and students, to making our homes and highways safe, and to building strong communities.

For questions, contact Ivan Segura at 803-606-1164 or at