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Austin, Texas 78752-4390
Stephanie Dempsey, Executive Director
Ada Diaz-Miranda Scholarship

Purpose:    To assist Latina women who are incoming freshmen at ACC from Del Valle High School.

Amount:     Five $1000 scholarships for tuition, fees and books.




  • Minimum 2.5/4.0 GPA or equivalent in high school.
  • In scholarship essay, explain your expected contribution to the Latino community.
  • Financial need (as determined by the ACC Financial Aid Office).

Terms of Scholarship:


  • May be used for any program at ACC that leads to a certificate or associate degree.
  • Successfully complete a minimum of six hours with a 2.5 GPA. 
  • Scholarship applies to tuition, fees and books.
  • Re-application necessary each year.


To apply, complete the ACC General Scholarship Application online ( or submit a paper application to any

ACC Financial Aid Office.


Application Deadline:   June 1st of each year


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