Colgate-Palmolive is now accepting applications for its annual Haz la U for Latinx students. The brand is offering 31 educational scholarships to high school students who demonstrate academic excellence. The grants total $100,000 and are geared toward the 20221-2023 academic year.
Colgate-Palmolive Company partnered with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation to address the financial needs that Latinx students may face during their educational journey. Antonio Tijerino, president and CEO of Hispanic Heritage Foundation, explains that "the Haz la U grant [will provide] educational assistance to Latinx students, which will get them closer to achiever their higher educational goals." Applications for the grants are currently open to students demonstrating academic excellence, volunteerism, and leadership and will close on November 14th, 2021.
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