Aurora Puerto Rican Cultural Council Inc.
P.O. Box 2802 Aurora, IL 60507 - ph 630.606.9506 - fax 630.897.2886 - www.aprcc.org
The Doroteo Arroyo & Juan Ruberte Scholarship
Scholarship Eligibility Form
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide educational opportunities to those individuals of Puerto Rican descent (at
least one grandparent of Puerto Rican decent) that demonstrate financial need. Scholarships will be awarded to
students enrolled or planning to enroll part-time or full-time at a Community College or University in the United States
for the 2007-2008 academic school years.
Students enrolled or planning to enroll at a Community College or University in the United States who have a
current cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 on a 4.0 scale or 3.0 on a 5.0 scale.
Applicant MUST plan to be enrolled as a part-time or full time student during the 2007-2008 academic school
An official application packet must be completed and submitted by the student no later than
Thursday, May 31, 2007. The complete application packet consists of the following:
A completed Scholarship Application form
A completed Household Information form
A completed Scholarship Acceptance Agreement form
A Personal Profile Statement (One page; 12” Font)
2 letters of recommendation
An official High School, Community College, or University transcript
A copy of parents'/guardian 1040 or 1040A or 1040EZ Income Tax Form for 2006
The personal profile statement must include detailed information about the applicant, the applicant’s educational
and career plans, and community/campus service involvement.
Letters of recommendation must be from faculty members who currently have taught the applicant in the
classroom and can assess the applicant’s academic ability.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
All application materials must be submitted to:
Aurora Puerto Rican Cultural Council, Inc.
Attention: Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 2802
Aurora, Illinois 60507
For further information, please feel free to contact Nestor Garcia at (630) 299-8379 or
e-mail at email@example.com.
Recipients will be notified after June 9, 2007.
Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2007