Application Deadline: Postmarked by 5 p.m. Friday, May 1st, 2024

*Submit all required application materials. *Complete files are required. *Incomplete files will not be reviewed.


To be eligible for the FDS scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

•Be of Latino/Hispanic descent

• Be currently enrolled or have plans to enroll in an accredited college or university in an undergraduate degree or certificate program for a minimum of  6 semester hours or 8 quarter hours.

•Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4-point scale or its equivalent.
And one of the following:

•Live on the southwest side of Chicago within the following boundaries: Between 16th and 79th streets, and between Cicero Ave. (4800 West) and Canal (500 West)


•Be a volunteer in a Fiesta del Sol committee (Contact us for volunteer opportunities)


•Be sponsored by a member institution of Gamaliel of Metro Chicago


•Be sponsored by a member institution of the University Round Table

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  • Select whether you will be enrolling full time or part time for each semester or trimester

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  • Please answer question based on your school academic calendar, put N/A if it does not apply to you
  • Finances

    *Scholarship will only be given to cover the cost of tuition. If tuition is already covered by other forms of financial aid, we will hold the scholarship until the start of the next school year.*
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