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$1,000 Castillo Scholarship for First-Gen BIPOC Students Due 6/4

May 9, 2022

Background: Enrique Castillo truly had a passion for education and believed it should be afforded to everyone. As a first generation graduate, Enrique became an educator to ensure people from underserved communities received their fair share of opportunities. This scholarship seeks to honor Enrique’s legacy and passion to promote higher education.

Eligibility: The scholarship will be awarded to two BIPOC, first generation students who plan to earn a degree in English, History, or Education. Applicants may be high school seniors or current undergraduate or graduate students.

How to Apply: Eligible candidates can apply here by the June 4th deadline. To apply, submit 400-600 words on the prompt provided.

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