Virginia E. Cardenas Memorial Scholarship
Virginia Cardenas always remembered her Mexican roots and spent her career working with recent immigrants, first at CHS and later at ASU as the eighth grade advisor in the Hispanic Mother Daughter Program. This scholarship is meant to continue her passion and dedication to higher education as a pathway for future success for both male and female Hispanic students.
One award of $3,500 made payable to the recipient’s college or university.
- Minimum grade of a B
- Participation in extra-curricular activities
- Community service
- Financial need
- Completion of a 500-word essay (Times New Roman 12 pt. font) discussing your Hispanic heritage and addressing your future plans for higher education