MSP Mexican-American Community Scholarship Endowment

The Mexican-American Community Scholarship was established in June 1983 by Donald Bizar on behalf of an anonymous donor. This scholarship is intended for a student who is preparing to enter a field within and/or to the benefit of the Mexican-American community.

This scholarship is reserved for Graduate students.

Please note: Any change to your enrollment status resulting in less than required enrollment for any term within the award year will result in a cancellation of your award.

  • Must have a GPA of at least 3.5
  • Must have a FAFSA or California Dream Act Application on file for the upcoming academic year.
  • Graduate students must enroll in 6 units or more during each award term – Fall & Spring terms of the upcoming academic year.
  • One letter of recommendation will be submitted on my behalf via the my Matador Scholarships portal.
  • Must upload a copy of your student resume. A student resume is a detailed record of your personal and educational information. It includes the name of your school/college, coursework, projects (if any) undertaken, and awards. The resume may also contain additional information like your extracurricular activities, volunteer experiences, job experiences (if any), hobbies, etc.

Supplemental Questions
  1. I am preparing to enter a career that will benefit the Mexican-American community.
  2. Given your background, anticipated educational achievements, and future goals, how do you plan on giving back to the Mexican-American community?
  3. Describe an event or experience that helped you define one of your values or changed how you approach the world.
  4. Explain a situation in which your leadership made the difference. What was accomplished?
  5. Please upload: A copy of your Degree Progress Report or Transcripts
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