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Rumba Meats & USHLI Partner to Award $25,000 in Scholarships

About The Rumba Meats ScholarshipRumba Meats, part of the Cargill family of brands, helps the Hispanic community celebrate their culture and preserve their heritage through food.  Through a partnership with United States Hispanic Leadership Institute, Rumba is awarding 25 post-secondary academic scholarships of $1,000 each and helping empower today’s Hispanic youth to become tomorrow’s leaders. Scholarship RequirementsMust be a high school senior graduating in the Spring of 2024Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as full-time undergraduate students in an accredited four-year or two-year institution in the U.S. or U.S. territoriesStudents must verify their enrollment status for the 2024/2025…

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FEBRUARY 02/11/2022 – Danny Trejo to Deliver the Latino Community Empowerment Keynote 02/10/2022 – “USHLI Appreciation Award” Recipient Announced! 09/02/2020 – 2020 Census and Presidential Chicanery 08/03/2020 – Crimes Against Humanity? 08/01/2020 – Impeach Trump….Again? 07/31/2020 – A Fiendish Assault on Democracy 07/30/2020 – Dr. Juan Andrade: The Unsung Legacy of Congressman John Lewis 07/30/2020 – DACA Under Authoritarian Rule 07/25/2020 – TO SOME PEOPLE “JUSTICE” MEANS “JUST US” 07/22/2020 – Taxation without Representation is Alive and Well 07/21/2020 – TRUMP’S GOPstapo HAS MET ITS MATCH A “WALL OF MOMS” 07/19/2020 – JOHN LEWIS Voter Registration Champion Not Just for…

Volunteer at the USHLI National Conference in Chicago!

Volunteer for the USHLI National Conference

Interested in volunteering for the 38th USHLI National Conference? Join us, Wednesday, February 20th through Saturday, February 22nd and experience the premier Hispanic Leadership Conference. You will have the opportunity to meet recruiters, national policy-makers, future employers, and over 6,500 present and future leaders. As a volunteer, you will assist us with data entry, crowd control, customer service, and media. For more information about the application process, please contact Adrian Calderon at acalderon@ushli.org. All training sessions & shifts will take place at the conference hotel. Mandatory Training Sessions (choose only one) Wednesday, February 5, 2020 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM…

2024 Student Leadership Series Launch!

The USHLI launched its 2024 Student Leadership Series (SLS) on Thursday, February 15, 2024, prior to their 2024 National Conference. Our SLS Launch was attended by 2,600 students representing 63 high schools in six states! The program consisted of a Motivational Student Rally, Scholarship and Financial Aid Workshop, and National Undergraduate Career & College Recruitment Fair. The National Undergraduate Career & College Recruitment Fair hosted 21 corporate, government, and nonprofit recruiters and 55 institutions of higher education including liberal arts colleges, state colleges, private colleges and universities. The SLS serves as the cornerstone of USHL’s campaign to create a culture…

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Recruit Hispanic Leaders at National Career & College Fair

Recruit at USHLI National Conference

Career & College Fair Information Register to recruit at the SLS Launch & 2023 USHLI National Conference today! Over the last 41 years, the USHLI Conference has become the premier Hispanic leadership conference in the nation, attracting a complete cross-section of our leadership community and involving all ancestry groups. Over 3,000 present and future leaders representing 40 states will attend various events throughout the four days. Our 2019 Conference demographic survey included over 1,300 respondents who overwhelmingly rated the USHLI conference as the premier Hispanic leadership conference in the nation; 89% were between the ages of 18-34; 65% identified as…