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Henry Escalante Legacy Scholarship

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Awarded directly by the Ogden Honors College to incoming students, the Henry Escalante Award  is a merit-based award. The award is made possible through the generosity of Carmelita Escalante and Consuelo Madere, honoring their father and his strong belief in the importance of higher education.


Selection is made yearly based upon the information submitted below, in addition to academic records, and information provided on the LSU Application for Undergraduate Admission.


$4000 over four years of academic study as $1000 per year, dependent upon fund availability.

Award Requirements

Applicants must be first-generation college students, majoring in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, or health sciences fields. Financial need may also be a consideration. To retain the award from year to year, continued Good Standing in the Ogden Honors College is required. 


January 31, 2020