El Centro de Muchos Colores

Book Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2013

Freshman, sophomore, junior or seniors from any state may apply

El Centro de Muchos Colores is Fort Lewis College's thriving Hispano Resource Center actively working for improved retention and recruitment of Latino students at Fort Lewis College. $250 to $500 per year, renewable up to 4 years


  • Must have minimum cumulative 2.50 GPA and financial need
  • Preference given to Hispanic or multi-cultural applicants
  • Foundation Scholarship Application; academic transcript(s); listing of academic & extra curricular accomplishments or personal resume required
  • One-page essay required: Please tell us about your personal cultural and ethnic identity and explain why you would bring a diverse set of opinions to
    Fort Lewis College to help enrich our campus and fulfill the College’s commitment to enroll and embrace all cultures and all people
  • Must attend one skill-building workshop per semester to maintain & renew scholarship

Application online at Financial Aid Website or come by El Centro de Muchos Colores, room 40 Student Union Building. For more information, call Shirena Trujillo Long, El Centro Coordinator, 970-247-7290, or e-mail: long_s@fortlewis.edu