The Sacramento Business Services Center, a subsidiary of the Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, maintains as one of its core values, the need to provide financial support through scholarships for qualified students in the Sacramento region. Since its inception the SHCC has awarded $600,000 in scholarships to students pursuing their educational and vocational goals. The scholarships are available on a competitive basis. Students graduating from high school and residing in Sacramento or in surrounding areas are eligible to apply. Applicants must apply for enrollment in an accredited college for the 2015-2016 academic year and must be enrolled in twelve units per semester/quarter. The Scholarship recipient is responsible for ensuring that the college provides the SHCC with proof of enrollment in order to receive their funds. Scholarship Amount: $1,000.
In honor of our esteemed friend, and late Mayor Joe Serna Jr., one scholarship is made in his name to a student that shows extraordinary leadership and contributions to the community. Mayor Joe Serna, Jr. Scholarship Amount: $1500.Our scholarship program is available to assist students to further their education. In order to qualify for a scholarship; student must be majoring in studies leading to a degree in business, computer science, engineering, health services, or vocational programs leading to a professional career. Students must be of Hispanic Heritage. 2015 Scholarship Application is OPEN, download pdf here. Please feel free to contact the SHCC office at (916) 486-7700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for any questions you may have regarding the Sacramento Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Educational Scholarships.