Hispanic Federation has worked to increase Latino college access, retention and graduation in NYC by offering undergraduate students a myriad of support services, including peer-mentorships, free tutoring, and leadership training. This year, the Jose Rivera-Alers Scholarship will work to help Puerto Rican students who are pursuing a degree in business fund their college career. With this help, students can open themselves to pursuing career-oriented goals instead of trying to make ends meet to invest in their future. The reward of this scholarship will be of $5,000. Scholarship requirements are you must be of Puerto Rican heritage or descent, be a declared Business major, be a Bronx native, have a 3.0 GPA, and be a sophomore student (completed 30 credits). For more information or to apply, please click the link below.