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National Puerto Rican Day Parade launches 2020 scholarship program

NATIONAL PUERTO RICAN DAY PARADE LAUNCHES 2020 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Applications available now on NPRDPinc.org
Deadline is February 29, 2020

Eligibility nationwide, including Puerto Rico Past recipients now eligible to re-apply

December 23, 2019, New York City - The National Puerto Rican Day Parade (NPRDP) is now accepting applications for its 2020 National Scholarship Program.

For the fourth consecutive year, the NPRDP will award 100 scholarships valued at $2,000 each, for a total $200,000, to exceptional students of Puerto Rican descent that are making a difference in their communities. Applicants must be high school seniors or full-time college/university students in their freshman through junior years in college. “We are excited to launch the 2020 NPRDP Scholarship Program, as we continue supporting the students in our community in their pursuit of higher education,” said Louis Maldonado, NPRDP Board Chair. “Last year, we received applicants from students representing 20 states and Puerto Rico, and we are working to further broaden participation in 2020.”

Applications are available for download HERE

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Candidates must electronically submit completed application and academic transcripts by Saturday, February 29.