31st Annual HAHMP Sylvan Rodriguez Scholarship Gala
We are happy to announce the 2017 Houston Association of Hispanic Media Professionals Scholarship. Thanks to the continued support of various organizations, HAHMP has awarded more than $300,000 in college scholarships to deserving students interested in pursuing careers in media, pr, digital and other communications fields. HAHMP meets at least once a month to discuss issues and topics in the community, country, and the world, and how they affect the Hispanic community. The organization’s main goal — to raise money for its scholarship fund while simultaneously supporting and encouraging young, aspiring media professionals as well as seasoned professional members.
Ten scholarships of $3,000 will be awarded at the 31st Annual HAHMP Sylvan Rodriguez Scholarship Gala on May 20th, 2017 at the Hyatt Regency Houston Downtown.
HAHMP is inviting high school seniors, college undergraduates and first-year graduate students who are pursuing careers as print, photo, broadcast, online journalists or in public relations, to apply for HAHMP scholarships. Applicants must plan to attend as full-time students for the entire academic year in a community college or university that is within the United States or Puerto Rico. Applicants must reside in the Greater Houston Area.
Students must fill out an application form and include school transcripts, family income (recent W2 forms), two letters of reference, a one-page resume and an autobiographical essay.
POSTMARK DEADLINE: April 20th, 2017
2017 SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT: $3,000
Download the application: (click here for PDF)