Purpose: To assist students pursuing an associate degree or certificate in Child Development, the Academic CDA Training Program or the Comprehensive Child Development Associate (CDA) Training Program at ACC
Amount: The number of awards and the dollar amount will be based on the funds available
- Hold a GPA of at least 2.5 in all college work or have earned a high school diploma or GED
- Financial need (as determined by the ACC Financial Aid Office).
- Child Development major in the AAS, Child Development Certificate, Academic CDA Training Program or Comprehensive CDA Training Program
Terms of Scholarship:
- May be used for any program at ACC that leads to a certificate or associate degree or CDA credential in Child Development
- Successfully complete a minimum of three hours with a 2.5 GPA each semester
- Scholarship applies to tuition, fees, and books only
- Scholarship awarded for one academic year
- Re-application necessary each year
- To apply, complete the ACC General Scholarship Application online (www.austincc.edu/foundation).
- In the required application essay, please include a statement of your professional goals and how the Amanda Hernandez Memorial Scholarship will help you reach those goals.
Application Deadline: May 1st of each year