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About the Scholarship

USHLI has awarded over $1.6 million in scholarships and internships to students from disenfranchised communities from coast to coast. Most notably, the Dr. Juan Andrade Jr. Scholarship for Young Hispanic Leaders seeks to recognize students who share Dr. Andrade’s commitment to servant leadership. Application deadline is November 30, 2023 @ 11:59 PM CT


Undergrad recipients will receive a non-renewable:

  • $1,000 scholarship for those attending a 4-year institution or $500 for those attending a 2-year institution

  • a complimentary registration to attend the 2024 USHLI National Conference including airfare and lodging

Scholarship Qualifications

Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time undergraduate students, in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territories, and demonstrate a verifiable need for financial support. At least one parent must be of Hispanic ancestry. Non-U.S. citizens are eligible to apply (DACA or Undocumented). Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students for the Fall 2024 – Spring 2025 academic year. This includes high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores, and juniors up to age 25.


All recipients will be notified 30 days before the conferenc


See SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITE for full details on what is required in order to apply for this scholarship