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DEADLINE: National Puerto Rican Day Parade (NPRDP) Scholarship Program
National Puerto Rican Day Parade (NPRDP) Scholarship Program
Applications Due by April 2nd
Each year, the National Puerto Rican Day Parade awards 100 scholarships valued at $2,000 each, for a total $200,000, to exceptional students of Puerto Rican descent who are making a difference in their communities. To be eligible for scholarship consideration, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Be of Puerto Rican descent.
- Have a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or better, or an equivalent high school grade.
- Be a high school senior or freshman through junior in college, ages of 17 through 25.
- Be enrolled in an accredited two or four-year college/university, for college students.
- Have a track record of doing volunteer work or community service.
- Participate in an interview with a member(s) of the scholarship selection committee.
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