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Colgate-Palmolive Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month With the Kick-Off of This Year's "Haz La U" Scholarship Program


 
 
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Colgate-Palmolive is reinforcing its commitment to the Hispanic community by presenting "Haz La U" ("Make the U"), an annual scholarship initiative for Hispanic-American students pursuing higher education. In the program's third year, Colgate is partnering with the Hispanic Scholarship Fund, the nation's leading Hispanic scholarship organization, to award these educational grants. Colgate-Palmolive’s scholarship program, “Haz La U” (“Make the U”), provides eligible high school seniors with the opportunity to pursue higher education levels in 2014-2015. Student may apply for one of twenty-one (21) educational grants that will be awarded on a competitive basis for:
  • (1) Grand Prize — $15,000 Educational Grant
  • (20) Second Place Prizes — $2,500 Educational Grant each
Applying is easy!

1. Fill out an application online and submit 3 short essays (500 words or less)
2. Click HERE to access the application
Applications are being accepted from September 1st, 2013 through January 20th, 2014
For more information on the grant, please call: 877-473-4636
By giving our young the proper tools to pursue a higher education, we ensure a brighter future not only for them, but for their families, communities, and the country as a whole.




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