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Currently, Latinas only make up 3% of the 25% female science and technology workforce. In this pilot program, LULAC and Spectrum will support efforts to increase Hispanic female representation in STEAM fields of study and careers.
Deadline to Apply: August 16, 2019
Act Against AIDS
Closes Sept. 1, 2019In partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Partnering and Communicating Together to Act Against AIDS (PACT), LULAC invites you to apply to the 2019 Healthy Communities Act Against AIDS Stipend Opportunity in order to host an HIV/AIDS awareness event in your community.
Latinos are the second highest minority affected by HIV and in 2016 accounted for over 24% of new diagnoses in the United States. Through this funding opportunity, ten sites will be awarded a total of $2,000 which will allow councils to host an HIV/AIDS awareness event that will provide free HIV testing to their local community while combating the impact of HIV/AIDS in the Latino community.
Accepting applications on a rolling basis until September 1, 2019.
For questions, contact LatinosLivingHealthy@lulac.org.
For more information on this stipend opportunity please visit, www.lulac.org/salud/opportunities.
LULAC looks to connect families to this opportunity through its network of councils and partners. Partners and councils are able to apply for microgrants that will allow them to feature AT&T Access information at community events and meetings. The microgrants will offer up to $500 per event, depending on the amount of reach the events will have.
The following requirements are needed to apply:
- Event must be held between October 1, 2019 and March 29, 2020
- Applications must be submitted at least 4 weeks prior to an event to qualify
- Event must reach at least 25 participants
- The majority of event participants must be 18+
- AT&T Access informational materials must be explained and distributed (provided by LULAC)
- Event must be held in one of the 21 states outlined below
To submit your application, please CLICK HERE
Please ensure to email Sandra Caraveo, National Programs Manager at Scaraveo@lulac.org @LULAC.org and Priscilla Garcia, Program Coordinator at PGarcia@LULAC.org to ensure your application has been received.
Ford Driving Dreams
RFP's for the 2020-2022 cycle coming November 2019The Ford Driving Dreams Grants program is awarding $20,000 seed grants to LULAC councils to address Latino graduation rates in their communities. We invite LULAC councils across the country and Puerto Rico to apply for this esteemed two year grant totaling $20,000.
For more information please visit, www.lulac.org/ford.