Future History-Makers

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         Application Now Available HERE! Due January 6, 2014

HOPE and Estee Lauder Companies have partnered together to honor the accomplishment of future history making Latinas in their local communities. The honorees should foster a unique spirit of teamwork, innovation, passion and should posses a vision that brings community together or charts a new path of discovery. As “Future History-Makers,” these Latinas should strive for excellence and deliver their best efforts towards being positive role models and creating change.

Latina History Day Conference
An annual conference established to recognize the historic and current achievements of Latinas, discuss community issues, and embrace Latina culture. HOPE was instrumental in securing local, county, state, and congressional officials to declare the second Friday in March as Latina History Day.

Who is a Future History Maker?
For the past three years, HOPE has celebrated Future History Makers at the Latina History Day Conference. Future History Makers are the next generation of Latina women, ages 18 to 25, working to make an impact in their community. They should be currently involved in activities/projects that benefit the community, advancing in an academic field, or pioneering groundbreaking research or inventions.

Applicant Eligibility Criteria

  • Currently enrolled as a full time student
  • Earned a minimum 3.00 GPA
  • Must attend the Latina History Day Conference on March 14, 2014
  • Selected honorees are required to arrange their own travel and transportation to the conference.

Please contact Mayra Rojas at 213-833-1996 or by email at mrojas@latinas.org  if you have any questions regarding the application.