To Champion Hispanic Success in Higher Education.

Current Opportunities for Hispanic Association of College & Universities (HACU)

Denny's Hungry for Education Scholarship

Opportunity Type: Scholarship
Application Deadline: April 02, 2024
Description: For students attending a two-year or four-year HACU-member institutions within the United States.

¡Lánzate! Travel Award Program

Opportunity Type: Scholarship
Application Deadline: May 15, 2024
Description: Through this national education initiative, Southwest Airlines will award roundtrip airline tickets to undergraduate and graduate students across the country who travel away from home to pursue a higher education.

A selection committee consisting of national education advocates and community leaders will select the award recipients. Recipients may be awarded 1-4 roundtrip tickets for the student and/or parent to use when traveling to/from the college/university. The complimentary airline ticket(s) can be used for travel to any of the 79 Southwest Airlines destinations.

HACU-IES Abroad Scholarship

Opportunity Type: Scholarship
Application Deadline: October 25, 2023
Description: Sponsored by Institute for the International Education of Students, the HACU-IES Abroad Scholarship is available to students who are currently attending a Hispanic-Serving Institution that is a member of Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities (HACU).

HACU National Internship Program

Opportunity Type: Internship
Application Deadline: June 17, 2024
Description: The HACU National Internship Program (HNIP) offers extensive leadership training in conjunction with internship opportunities for college students with federal agencies or major corporations.

The HACU National Internship Program (HNIP) - Summer

Opportunity Type: Internship
Application Deadline: Various
Description: HACU Corporate Internship Program The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) is currently seeking students interested in applying for a summer 2015 internship in the corporate sector. The summer internship program dates are May 29 - Aug. 8, 2015 (or June 14 - Aug. 22, 2015, for students at institutions on quarter calendars). The following are the corporations interested in placing HACU interns for summer 2015: Deloitte, Sodexo, GE, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Chick-Fil-A, Aetna, Monsanto, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Hormel, Lockheed Martin, Home Depot, Goldman Sachs, BBVA Compass and PBS. The corporations are seeking the students majoring in the following areas: Accounting Agriculture Business administration Computer science Culinary arts Economics Engineering (mechanical, electrical, nuclear, aeronautical, software, civil, industrial) Finance Hospitality management Human resources Information technology Management Management information systems Marketing Statistics Supply chain management To be considered for a corporate internship: Applicants must meet the following criteria: Minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) Enrollment in a degree-seeking program at an accredited institution. Students pursuing only a credential or certificate will be considered ineligible Completion of freshman year of college before the internship begins Authorization or eligibility to work in the United States by law Submit your resume. Click here to email your resume. Include your name and major on the subject line of the email. Complete the online application at to automatically be considered for a federal internship placement if not selected for a corporate internship. Resumes are being reviewed as they are received.

Contact Information

Hispanic Association of College & Universities (HACU)
One Dupont Circle, NW
Washington , DC 20036