The fund seeks highly motivated applicants attending or planning to attend college or university in fall, 2013. Students must be from Ventura County, but do not need to be enrolled in a Ventura County college or university. Students must be of indigenous Mexican background, from Oaxaca or Guerrero, Mexico. Applicants need not be FAFSA eligible. Preference is given to students who participate in MICOP’s Tequio Youth Group.
To apply, students may download the application below. The application is due at 5 pm, May 15, 2013. Recipients will be notified in the first week of July and will receive their award during MICOP’s annual Night in Oaxaca celebration.
Donate to Tequio Scholarship Fund!
We welcome donations to make future scholarship assistance possible. To donate to the fund, please send checks to “MICOP” with “Tequio Scholarship Fund” in the memo, to P.O. Box 20543, Oxnard, CA 93034, or make a donation for the fund by pressing the Donate button below.