The Hispanic/Latinx alumni association’s, named La Bolivar Network’s, ultimate goal is to provide a full scholarship for a deserving student. Until we are able to reach this milestone, we will continue to support standouts, La Bolivar Network Book Scholarship, which started in 2004 and has been given to current UVa Latino students who stand out in the following areas both on and off Grounds:

  • Academic achievement
  • Leadership
  • Service

If you are interested in being a part of the Scholarship Committee, being a part of the Scoring Committee, or donating to the Scholarship Fund, please email Claudia Quintero.

Congratulations to past winners:

2019: Johanna Moncada Sosa, Lorena Tabrane, and Brittney Vargas

“I am passionate about developing effective advocacy and support systems for marginalized communities. During my time at UVA I am most proud of my work as Diversity Liaison at the UVA Career Center, Resident Adviser, and my role within DreamersOnGrounds.” -Lorena Tabrane 

“I am most passionate about working towards a world without oppression and am most proud of fostering communities through various outlets, including Central Americans for Empowerment, DREAMers on Grounds and the Multicultural Student Center.” -Johanna Moncada Sosa

2016: Hannah Melissa Borja and Sarah Nerette

2015: Amelia Garcia, Andre Sanabia

2014: Erika Fernandez, Emilia Alexandra Gore

2012: Perla Vitela

2011: Jose Argueta

2010: Claudia Quintero, Natalia Mercado

2009: Rolando Mendez, Diego Zambrano

2008: Juana Yunis, Peter Rios, Bernice Ramirez

2007: Elio Jordan, Sherry Vittel Rosales

2006: Alexandra Arango

2005: M. Angelina Ferrero, Tyrone Guy Jean

2004: Mariana Seixas