Thank you for your interest in the 2021 César E. Chávez Leadership Conference Scholarship. The purpose of the CECLC Scholarship is to encourage and provide students from a Latinx or migrant farm worker background the opportunity to further their academic and technical potential as they prepare to become future leaders. Each year, students who are selected as scholarship recipients are awarded a one-time $1,000 scholarship for higher education. To date, CECLC has awarded over $500,000 in scholarships for high school seniors getting ready to pursue a college degree.

This year, the scholarships process will be completely online (please see link below).

Before applying, please review the scholarship information below:

– Must be an Oregon high school class of 2022 graduate
– Preference will be given to students of Latinx ancestry OR migrant farmworker family
– Must be planning to enroll at a 2-year or 4 year public, private, or accredited post-secondary institution in the United States for the Fall (2022)

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 8, 2022 by 11:59pm

For questions regarding the scholarship, please contact us at