The Southwest Michigan Cesar E. Chavez Committee is excited to announce that it will continue offering the Cesar E. Chavez Scholarship. Applications for this scholarship of up to $1,000 are being accepted until February 28, 2012. The award will be made on March 31, 2012 at the annual Cesar E. Chavez Dinner to be held at the Fetzer Center on the campus of Western Michigan University.
Hispanic students attending high schools in Kalamazoo, Allegan, Calhoun and Van Buren counties are eligible to apply for this scholarship that was established to promote higher education and provide financial assistance. These students must have demonstrated academic success and civic responsibility in their communities and must submit complete applications by the due date. Click here for the scholarship application.
Questions may be directed to the Southwest Michigan Cesar E. Chavez Committee at 809 N. Fletcher Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49006.