Scholarships (español)

Goizueta Scholarship for First-Year Hispanic and Latino Students

The Goizueta Foundation typically offers two renewable scholarships to qualified applicants of Hispanic/Latino lineage for their four-year undergraduate college career at UWG. To qualify for the scholarship, students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be of Hispanic or Latino lineage and a Georgia resident (preference given to Carroll, Coweta, Haralson, Heard or Paulding counties).
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Have a minimum high school GPA of 2.6.
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 410 math / 430 Critical reading or an ACT minimum score of 17 math / 17 English.
  • Agree to participate in the Multicultural Achievement Programs (MAPs) and meet with a MAP counselor bi-weekly.
  • Submit a 500 word essay indicating why you feel you should be selected for the scholarship and how you can contribute to the Hispanic/Latino population at UWG.

Qualified applicants for the Goizueta Scholarship must be accepted to UWG by February 1st and be able to participate in the President's Day Scholarship program if invited.

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Goizueta Scholars

*Goizueta Scholars - 2014

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