We're Broadening the Latino Leadership Pipeline...
The ¡Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund is a national non-profit organization based in San Antonio, Texas. Since its inception, ¡Adelante! has been inspiring the best and brightest Latino college students to graduate and lead through scholarships, internships, and leadership development. For more than 14 years, we have constituted a high-expectations approach when working with our students and have built a Latino leadership pipeline that equips them with the tools, skills, and knowledge necessary to excel and become leaders in industry and their communities.
Adelante's New Website - Coming May 2011
United Airlines and ¡Adelante! announce 2011"Destino: Latinoamerica" video contest
Hispanic college students can win tickets to Latin America in ¡Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund's Contest. To enter, students must submit a two-to-three-minute video highlighting five reasons to visit one of the Latin American or Caribbean countries where United flies. The first-place winner will receive four tickets good for travel to any United destination in the continental U.S., Mexico, Central America or the Caribbean. The second-place video maker will get two tickets. For more information, click here.
¡Adelante! scholarships are now open!
The ¡Adelante! fund scholarships opened on March 7th 2011 and will run until May 27th 2011. Please click here to see if you meet the criteria for these scholarships and apply today on our scholarship link above.
If you are a CPS Energy dependent you may apply to the HOPE scholarship. Please click here to see if you meet the criteria for this scholarship.
Abercrombie & Fitch and ¡Adelante! in Puerto Rico!
The ¡Adelante! Fund & Abercrombie & Fitch would like to thank everyone who attended the evening reception, panel discussion and job information session. A total of 3 scholarships were awarded in the amount of $1,750 each! Thanks to the support of Abercrombie & Fitch, those students will also attend ¡Adelante!'s Leadership Institute & Recruitment Fair in San Antonio, Texas in October 2011! Click here for more information and to view pictures from the event!
2010 National Leadership Institute & Recruitment Fair
Thank you to all of the students, volunteers, and corporate sponsors who made this year's event a huge success. You may Click here to visit the Leadership Institute page to view the full list of all of our valued corporate partners as well as pictures from the event. Next year's conference is tentatively scheduled for October 2011.
¡Adelante! Leadership Awards!
Thank you to our ¡Adelante! friends who attended this year's Leadership Awards with special guest Edward James Olmos. It was a great night for our honorees and all in attendance. Please Click here to view a list of honorees, sponsors and photos from the event!
¡Adelante! Launches Career Center & Networking Sites
iHispano.com & the ¡Adelante! Fund are proud to introduce, Mi ¡Adelante!, ¡Adelante!’s official networking site and the ¡Adelante! Career Center. As a member of ¡Adelante!, Mi ¡Adelante! can help you realize your professional and personal goals through a unique networking experience.
– Scholarship Season Begins
– Scholarship Deadline
– "Destino: Latinamerica" Video Contest Deadline
– Leadership Institute, Hyatt Regency Riverwalk, San Antonio, TX