The Carlos “El Jefe” Falcon Scholarship Application

Winter & Summer 2017

DEADLINE TO APPLY IS: March 17, 2017

The Carlos “El Jefe” Falcon Endowment Fund was established by Carlos Falcon to
provide financial assistance to students enrolled at EMU. This scholarship is to be
distributed in two equal installments, Winter and Summer 2017. To apply and be
considered for this scholarship, students must meet the following criteria:

1. Must have an EMU GPA of 2.50 or higher.
2. EMU student who demonstrates student leadership by:
a. Involvement in Hispanic/Latino community or student organization, or
b. Involvement in student government or other EMU leadership activity.
3. Priority will be given to Hispanic/Latino community/student organization
involvement.
4. Must email a completed application by the deadline as stated above.
5. Scholarship announcements will be made March 31, 2017.

NAME: ______________________________________________ STUDENT ID #: _____________

ADDRESS: _________________________________________________________________________

CITY: __________________________ STATE: __________________ ZIP: ____________________

HOME #: _________________________________ CELL #: _______________________________

EMAIL ADDRESS: ___________________________________________________________________

CURRENT GRADE LEVEL: ______________ MAJOR: _______________ MINOR: ____________

CUMULATIVE EMU GPA: ______________ ANTICIPATED GRADUATION DATE: ____________

1. Briefly explain your involvement in the Latino Student Association (position held,
activities attended, etc.).

2. Provide a personal statement indicating why you are the best suited to be the
recipient of the Carlos “El Jefe” Falcon Scholarship.

All documents must be e-mailed to: Jesús M. Solis jsolis@mac.com

Deadline for submitting completed application and statement is March 17, 2017
EMU Latino Alumni Network Scholarship Application
Winter & Summer 2017

DEADLINE TO APPLY IS: March 17, 2017

In February of 1999, 14 EMU Latino Alumni gathered and established the EMU Latino
Alumni Chapter/Network. As part of our mission statement “…Provide support to
ensure academic excellence”, this scholarship was established. This scholarship is to
be distributed in two equal installments, Winter & Summer 2017. To apply and be
considered for this scholarship, students must meet the following criteria:

1. Must be a graduate or undergraduate student, minimum 25 credits hours, at
EMU
2. Enrolled full time during the Winter & Summer 2017 semesters. Enrolled in at
least 12 credit hours for undergraduates and 8 credit hours for graduates.
3. Must have an EMU cumulative grade point average of 2.75 or higher.
4. Must submit a 500 word essay describing active involvement in the Latino
community and/or University cultural activities.
5. Must provide 1 to 3 letters of recommendation from faculty or community
members describing community service.
6. Must email completed application by the deadline as stated above.
7. Scholarship announcements will be made March 31, 2017.

NAME: _______________________________ STUDENT ID #:___________________

ADDRESS: _____________________ CITY: ____________STATE: ____ ZIP CODE: ______

HOME #: __________________________ CELL#:___________________________________

E-MAIL ADDRESS: _________________________CURRENT GRADE LEVEL: __________

MAJOR: _________________________ MINOR: ____________________________________

CUMULATIVE EMU GPA: _________ ANTICIPATED GRADUATION DATE: _________

1. Submit a 500 word essay describing involvement in the Latino community and/or
University cultural activities.

2. Provide 1 to 3 letters of recommendation from faculty or community members
describing community service.

All documents must be e-mailed to: Jesús M. Solis jsolis@mac.com
Deadline for submitting completed application and essay is March 17, 2017