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Youth Awards

For 15 years, the Youth Awards have honored Latino high school seniors who have excelled in the classroom and community.

Latinos on Fast Track

The Latinos On Fast Track (LOFT) program provides the public and private sector workforce with vetted and well-rounded emerging Latino professionals.

Public Awareness Campaigns

In an effort to inspire, educate and present a positive image of Latinos, HHF executes multimedia public awareness campaigns to promote cultural pride, accomplishment and community growth.

Hispanic Heritage Awards

The Hispanic Heritage Awards were established in 1987 by the White House. The Awards are considered the “highest honor for Latinos by Latinos.

September – October 2014

Sep
1
Mon
2014
LOFT Retreat @ HHF Headquarters-Washington, DC
Sep 1 @ 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm

Date and time TBD.

Sep
24
Wed
2014
(TENTATIVE) Army STEM Symposium (Phoenix)
Sep 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The goal of the LOFT Army STEM Leadership Symposia is to provide career-path guidance, educational opportunities and connectivity for students and young professionals in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields. Every symposium consists of an exclusive leadership training led by the U.S. Army, an insightful presentation of a panel of STEM professionals, an opportunity to network with other students and professionals with the same interests, as well as giveaways by HHF’s sponsors (Southwest round-trip voucher, etc). The symposia target Latino and minority high school and college students interested in the STEM fields.

Sep
30
Tue
2014
Youth Awards (LA) @ University of Southern California Davidon Continuing Education Conference Center-Vineyard and Patio
Sep 30 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

6-8 p.m. PST. Join us as we celebrate the achievements of exceptional young Hispanic students in the Los Angeles area and award them with grants.

Oct
1
Wed
2014
Capital One Hispanic Business Awards @ Capital One Headquarters-Washington, DC
Oct 1 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

Date, time, and details TBA.

Oct
7
Tue
2014
Youth Awards (Houston) @ University of Houston University Center-Houston Ballroom
Oct 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

6-8 p.m. CST. Join us as we celebrate the achievements of exceptional young Hispanic students in the Houston area and award them with grants.

Oct
9
Thu
2014
(TENTATIVE) Army STEM Symposium (Denver)
Oct 9 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The goal of the LOFT Army STEM Leadership Symposia is to provide career-path guidance, educational opportunities and connectivity for students and young professionals in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields. Every symposium consists of an exclusive leadership training led by the U.S. Army, an insightful presentation of a panel of STEM professionals, an opportunity to network with other students and professionals with the same interests, as well as giveaways by HHF’s sponsors (Southwest round-trip voucher, etc). The symposia target Latino and minority high school and college students interested in the STEM fields.

Oct
14
Tue
2014
(TENTATIVE) Youth Awards (Chicago) @ University of Chicago
Oct 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Date is tentative and exact location TBD. Join us as we celebrate the achievements of exceptional young Hispanic students in the Chicago area and award them with grants.

Oct
16
Thu
2014
(TENTATIVE) Army STEM Symposium (Fresno)
Oct 16 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The goal of the LOFT Army STEM Leadership Symposia is to provide career-path guidance, educational opportunities and connectivity for students and young professionals in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields. Every symposium consists of an exclusive leadership training led by the U.S. Army, an insightful presentation of a panel of STEM professionals, an opportunity to network with other students and professionals with the same interests, as well as giveaways by HHF’s sponsors (Southwest round-trip voucher, etc). The symposia target Latino and minority high school and college students interested in the STEM fields.

Oct
21
Tue
2014
(TENTATIVE) Youth Awards (Phoenix) @ Arizona State University
Oct 21 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Date is tentative and location TBD. Join us as we celebrate the achievements of exceptional young Hispanic students in the Phoenix area and award them with grants.

Oct
24
Fri
2014
(TENTATIVE) Army STEM Symposium (Santa Barbara)
Oct 24 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The goal of the LOFT Army STEM Leadership Symposia is to provide career-path guidance, educational opportunities and connectivity for students and young professionals in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) fields. Every symposium consists of an exclusive leadership training led by the U.S. Army, an insightful presentation of a panel of STEM professionals, an opportunity to network with other students and professionals with the same interests, as well as giveaways by HHF’s sponsors (Southwest round-trip voucher, etc). The symposia target Latino and minority high school and college students interested in the STEM fields.

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