Colorado Mountain College: Hispanic Serving Institute designation benefits all students | SummitDaily.com
"Colorado Mountain College received the Hispanic Serving Institute designation earlier this year, meaning the college successfully supports a student population that is 25% or more Hispanic.
...The college is now one of just over 500 Hispanic Serving Institutions in the country.
...Another factor that was more intentional was the President’s Scholarship, which is automatically offered to all graduating seniors who attend a high school within the college’s local community.
...The designation also qualifies the college for federal grants aimed to improve minority-serving institutions, and Gianneschi said it gives the college an advantage when applying for funding to update campus infrastructure...Read all.