The LatamReady Business Technology Scholarship


Our Scholarship

LatamReady’s purpose is to bring the cloud-based management software, NetSuite, to Latin American and international businesses. Implementing this software into a business enhances the success of the company and its ability to exchange information, communicate and grow.

We are passionate about giving Latin American and international businesses the opportunity to flourish and meet their full potential by utilizing the cloud-based management software - NetSuite.

 

We understand that many students enthusiastic about technology or business are going to be the minds behind advancing business technology, and we’d love to hear from them.

 

Are you an undergraduate Latin-American student who has an interest in technology? We’d love to hear from you, and give you the opportunity to win a $1,000 scholarship towards your education! 


Scholarship Amount

$1,000


Eligibility

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship. 
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA. 
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
  • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.
  • Students must be Latin-American.
  • Technology and computing interest desirable but not necessary to apply.

Required Application Details

Please write a 1,000 to 1,500 word essay answering the following questions: 

  •  Why is it important for businesses to have access to new technology?
  • - How can businesses having access to new technology technology enhance the areas they are based?
  • - Where do you predict cloud-based management software such as NetSuite advancing in the future?

Please submit proof of enrollment or an acceptance letter from an accredited school, college or university. We will accept a recent transcript, acceptance letter, or tuition bill. Please note if you are in the process of applying for colleges and universities, please indicate your current school and submit a document with the institution you have currently applied to. If you are selected for the scholarship, we will ask you to provide proof of enrollment from your college or university at that time. 

Please submit The LatamReady Scholarship form below.


How to Apply

Please complete the form with the following information to apply: 

  • Full Name
  • Email Address
  • College or University Name
  • College or University Mailing Address
  • Proof of Enrollment - Transcripts, tuition receipt, or acceptance letter will be accepted. Please submit as .jpeg, .pdf, or .doc
  • Write and essay answering the above questions.  Please submit as .pdf or .docConfirmation and acceptance of terms and conditions.

Application Deadline

All applications must be submitted by February 1, 2019

winner will be selected and notified via email by February 15, 2019


Additional Scholarship Details

  • The winning candidate will be selected by a panel of judges from LatamReady .
  • The scholarship is available on a yearly basis and is non-renewable. 
  • Any questions about The LatamReady Scholarship can be directed to: ruby@latamready.com. 
  • The scholarship funds provided by LatamReady will be sent via check to the college or university. Funds are to be applied to qualified college expenses (including tuition, fees, books, and on-campus room and board) for the current academic year.

Privacy Policy and User Communications

Privacy Policy

By submitting an application, the applicant grants LatamReady permission to post the applicant’s name, college, photo (if submitted), and essay on LatamReady’s website or in other marketing communications. We are also granted permission to send the applicant information via the email confirmed by the applicant regarding their application.

 

We will remove any information pertaining to the applicant at the applicant’s request.

 

All sensitive information relating to all applicants is destroyed as soon as a winner is announced.

 

There is no fee to apply for this scholarship.

User Communications

When you send email communications to LatamReady , and/or its representatives may retain those communications in order to process or respond to your inquiries or application as related to the scholarship only. LatamReady and its representatives will not knowingly sell, share, rent or otherwise transfer your information other than in accordance with the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy. 

 

The winning applicant will be notified directly by February 15, 2019 and an announcement of the winner will be posted on our scholarship page on the same day.

Terms & Conditions

All submitted photos and essays must be original work of the applicant. Only one submission may be entered per student, per year. Duplicate entries will be disqualified. All scholarships are non-renewable. By submitting an application to LatamReady’s scholarship, you certify that all the information you have provided is your own, original, accurate, and complete.

 

The applicant grants LatamReady, its agents and/or representatives permission to:

 

Use their name, photo (if given), essay response, and award amount, in announcements or articles (i.e. social media, newsletter, etc) issued by LatamReady.Post the applicant’s name, college or university, and essay on LatamReady’s website.Email information to the applicant regarding their application only.Winners will be notified via email, and announced publicly, as well as on LatamReady’s social media pages.