LFSSA Cinco De Mayo Scholarship

The Latino Faculty Staff Student Association (LFSSA) Cinco de Mayo Scholarship is for current Cal Poly Pomona students who contribute to the Chicanx/Latinx community and have overcome personal struggles to succeed academically.

Please note, students will be notified Spring 2020, if selected as the scholarship recipient. Award will be entered into the student’s account during Fall 2020 / Spring 2021.


  1. Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  2. Must be enrolled full-time for fall and spring semester of the academic year 2020-2021
  3. Open to all current undergraduate students
  4. Upload a copy of your resume
  5. Answer all supplemental questions after completing your general application

Should you have any questions, please contact the cpplfssa@gmail.com.

To begin the application process, please complete your general application first, then proceed to search this scholarship in the “Opportunities >> Ours” tab and click on APPLY.

Supplemental Questions
  1. In no more than 1,000 words (2 pages), explain what you perceive are the challenges of Chinanx/Latinx students pursuing a higher education and what you have done to assist the Chicanx/Latinx community to overcome these challenges.
  2. Upload a copy of your resume to this application.
  3. Are you planning to attend Cal Poly Pomona for the entire academic year of 2020-2021?