What is Education Excellence?
Why is it important?
Latinos In Technology Initiative (LITI)
Latinos in Technology Initiative will be comprised of two components:
This program awards scholarships of up to $10,000 per year for up to three (3) years to Latino juniors and seniors who have declared a major in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) related field. We also pipeline our scholars into summer internship programs and provide career coaching opportunities. To date 399 college students have received scholarships. Learn more about the LITS program click here. To learn how to apply for the scholarship click here.Learn More
The goal of this program is to offer access to information and programs that will empower families to create a roadmap towards a college-oriented future. The center provides a myriad of college-readiness resources including STEM-related classes, SAT prep, academic enrichment, college prep courses, leadership training, parent engagement workshops, and others to close to 2,000 Latino students and parents annually. Programs are available in Santa Clara and San Mateo county. See the annual report for the HFCSC program here.
To learn how to apply for the scholarship click here.