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Austin Community College Foundation
5930 Middle Fiskville Rd.
Austin, Texas 78752-4390
Stephanie Dempsey, Executive Director
Raymond A. Diaz Scholarship

Purpose:    To assist students of Cuban descent.

Amount:     The number of awards and the dollar amount will be based on the funds available.




  • Minimum 2.5 GPA in college work or GED equivalency.  For students coming out of high school, 2.5 out of 4.0 scale.
  • In scholarship essay, please expand on how your heritage has influenced your educational goals.
  • 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

This scholarship will be open to Latino/Hispanic students if there are no applications from the target population.  Students do not need to be US Citizens.


Application Deadline:   May 1st of each year

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