Open to any incoming freshman or college student. Preference will be given to dependents of active or retired CPS Energy employees who meet all the criteria.
Must attend an Alamo Community College District Campus, The University of Texas at San Antonio, University of the Incarnate Word, St. Mary's University, or be a CPS dependent attending a college or university in the state of Texas.
May pursue a degree in any concentration.
Must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
No income requirement is set forth however, colleges/universities require applicants to fill out a free application for student financial aid.
Have and maintain a 2.75 GPA or above based on a 4.0 scale each semester.
Community service involvement is required.
Provide one letter of recommendation.
Must maintain full-enrollment status throughout the duration of the scholarship of the scholarship term.
Applicants with a active or retired CPS Energy guardian or parent must upload the 2014 HOPE Scholarship Eligibility Form found on the CPS Energy Intranet with their application. The form should be signed by one of the 2014 HOPE officers.
Recipients are required to attend the HOPE Hispanic Heritage Banquet.
ACCD scholars must attend Adelante's Annual Leadership Institute in San Antonio, TX in November (Sponsorship to attend is included along with the scholarship for ACCD students)
Closed, please check back February 2015