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[Information Sheet about Opportunity Fellowships, John Hay Whitney Foundation]

Description: Information sheet about Opportunity Fellowships of the John Hay Whitney Foundation, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, New York. Includes the Purpose, and Information for Applicants about the fellowships. These were open to U.S. citizens between the ages of 22 and 35 with evidence of exceptional promise who have not had the full opportunity to pursue their education or training.
Date: unknown
Creator: Opportunity Fellowships. John Hay Whitney Foundation
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Announcement of 1985 Western Area Scholarship Winners for The Links, Inc.]

Description: Announcement of two scholarship awards sponsored by The Links, Inc. won by high school students in the western United States. Kyra Papillon won sponsorship from the Oakland Bay Area Links to attend a forum for non-governmental organizations in Nairobi, Kenya. Simone Farber from Santa Fe, New Mexico, won a 1985 National Achievement Scholarship Award. There is a menu for a dinner inside the announcement.
Date: 1985
Creator: Links, Inc. Western Area.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Letter from Robert C. Weaver to John J. Herrera - 1952-09-09]

Description: Letter from Robert C. Weaver, Director, Opportunity Fellowships, John Hay Whitney Foundation, to John J. Herrera, dated September 9, 1952. Weaver informs Herrera about encouraging Spanish-Americans to apply for Opportunity Fellowships granted to people who are engaged in outstanding work in their community and who need funding for study or training which will help develop their talents.
Date: September 9, 1952
Creator: Weaver, Robert C.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Memorandum from Eduardo Pena and Manuel Gonzales to all LULAC National Officers and State Directors - 1976-10-19]

Description: Memorandum from Eduardo Pena, Chairman of the Board LNESC, and Manuel Gonzales, LULAC National President, directed to all LULAC National Officers and State Directors, dated October 19, 1976. The memo is a report on the 1976 effort for the League of United Latin American Citizens National Scholarship Fund for Americans of Spanish origin.
Date: October 19, 1976
Creator: Pena, Eduardo & Gonzales, Manuel
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales to all LULAC Council Presidents - 1976-08-17]

Description: Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales, LULAC National Presdient, directed to All LULAC Council Presidents and dated August 17, 1976. The memo refers to the attached allocation chart and requests participation in the LULAC National Scholarship Fund.
Date: August 17, 1976
Creator: Gonzales, Manuel
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Arthur R. Gomez to Houston LULAC, page one - 1951-09-14]

Description: Page one of a letter from Arthur R. Gomez of Houston, Texas to LULAC of Houston, Texas, dated September 14, 1951. This is a thank-you letter to Houston LULAC for setting up a scholarship honoring Gomez's brother, Roy Gomez, who died in the service of his country.
Date: September 14, 1951
Creator: Gomez, Arthur R.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Arthur R. Gomez to Houston LULAC, page two - 1951-09-14]

Description: Page two of a letter from Arthur R. Gomez of Houston, Texas to LULAC of Houston, Texas, dated September 14, 1951. This is a thank-you letter to Houston LULAC for setting up a scholarship honoring Gomez's brother, Roy Gomez, who died in the service of his country.
Date: September 14, 1951
Creator: Gomez, Arthur R.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Scholarship coupons for the Texas Normal College Teachers Training Institute

Description: Image of scholarship coupons for various courses offered at Texas Normal College Teachers Training Institute. The coupons are printed on a re-purposed diploma. The coupons are good for one regular course in various departments: Teacher's Training, Music, Commercial, and Collegiate. The coupons were sold to J. W. Medlin and signed by College President J. C. Chilton on September 6, 1892.
Date: September 6, 1892
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales and Eduardo Pena to all LULAC Council Presidents - 1976-08-17]

Description: Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales, League of United Latin American Citizens National President, and Eduardo Pena, Chairman of the Board of LULAC National Education Service Centers, directed to All LULAC Council Presidents and dated August 17, 1976. The memo refers to an attached allocation chart showing the distribution of the LULAC National Scholarship Fund among local LULAC Councils.
Date: August 17, 1976
Creator: Gonzales, Manuel & Pena, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Torivio Castillo - 1950-08-02]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, to Torivio Castillo of Pearland, Texas, dated August 2, 1950. The letter discusses starting new LULAC councils in Brazoria County, and refers to LULAC scholarships given to college-bound students.
Date: August 2, 1950
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library