Latino Advisory Committee

The President’s Latino Advisory Committee (PLAC) has the mission of helping advance the educational success of Latino students at PCC, namely by providing students at PCC with scholarships. These awards are part of the President’s Latino Advisory Committee (PLAC) and normally awarded during the spring semester at Noche de Excelencia Scholarship Dinner. Thank you for your support. Should you have any questions, please email Thank you.

PLAC: President's Latino Advisory Committee
Supplemental Questions
  1. Statement of Purpose: Please write an essay that addresses the following points:1. Describe your academic plans and career goals; 2. Describe your interactions with the Latino Community and how, through your interactions, you have an understanding of the Latino Culture; 3. Given your personal background, explain how achieving your career goals will positively affect the Latino Community.
  2. Who in your immediate family (only parents and siblings) has obtained the highest level of education?
  3. Given your answer to question #2 (above), what is the highest level of education that family member has obtained?
  4. How many people live in your household?
  5. Dependent Students Only: Under federal regulations, you are considered a dependent student if you are under 24 years of age (unless you are a graduate student; are married, or have dependents other than a spouse: are an orphan or ward of the court; or are a veteran of the US Armed Services)
    • What was your families' household total income for the previous year? (answer "NA" if you are an independent student)
  6. Independent Students Only: under Federal Regulations, you are considered an independent student if you are: Over 24 years of age; are a graduate student; are married or have dependents other than a spouse; are an orphan or ward of the court; or are a veteran of the US Armed Services.)
    • What is your families' household income (combined with your spouse's income if married) for the previous year? (answer "N/A" if you are a dependent student)
  7. Financial Need: Please explain any unusual circumstances that demonstrate a significant financial need.
  8. Please provide a name and email address for a letter of recommendation from PCC Faculty or Staff.
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