SUPPORTING OUR FUTURE
For the last several years, our organization funded the Latino/Hispanic College Student Scholarship in collaboration with the Hispanic Metropolitan Chamber. We have also sponsored a group of students at the Universidad Simón Bolívar in Caracas.
In 2017, we offered a $2,500 scholarship.
Jocksana Corona (pictured to the right), a student in Counseling in Talent, received the first scholarship. She is a mother of two and a hard-working young woman. In addition to the scholarship, she received a matching donation from her university to make a total of $5,000!
In 2018, we offered a $1,500 scholarship.
Sley Vega was the recipient of our 2018 scholarship. will also be eligible for a matching donation from his/her university in Oregon to make a total of $3,000.
In 2019, we awarded $500 in scholarship to students in Venezuela.
We’re committed to supporting a professional group of students in a intercollegiate design competition run by the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). In the competition, Baja SAE, a team from the Universidad Simón Bolivar build small off-road cars and compete against international teams of students. They have traveled to Washington and New York states to compete for the past 4 years.
In 2020, we awarded $6,500 in scholarship to 6 Latina students in Oregon.