Who Can Apply:
- Aurelio J. Barrera was a beloved husband who passed away too soon but managed to make an impact during his life.
- Aurelio was an advocate for the power of documentation, always encouraging young people from marginalized communities to capture their world, whether through photography, journalism, or other art forms.
- This scholarship aims to honor the life of Aurelio J. Barrera by supporting students who are passionate about the arts.
- Any Hispanic high school senior or undergraduate student in California who is pursuing the arts may apply for this scholarship, but applicants who are pursuing journalism or photography are preferred.
Submission: To apply, write a short essay telling us about yourself and how this scholarship would help you pursue the arts. Additionally, feel free to upload a sample of your work if you would like to share it!
Deadline: April 14, 2024