The application cannot be saved and reloaded later. We recommend that you have ready all the documents scanned and saved in PDF format only. 

Scan and store the following documents: 

- Official Transcript with overall/accumulative/weighted GPA (MANDATORY).
- Letter of acceptance to a COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY (if you are a SENIOR student).
- Proof of address (MANDATORY if your high school, college or university IS NOT within the 25 eligible counties).
Scanned documents must be in PDF format, they can be created with a scanner (e.g. from the school library or computer center, office supply store, internet cafe, etc). 

Write your ESSAY (500 words for seniors/college/university students and high school seniors) in a word processor program such as Word or Notepad, to copy-paste into section IV. The ESSAY should describe your personal situation, the reasons you are pursuing higher education, and the ways in which you plan to use your education for the benefit of your community. Remember that if you were granted with a Cien Amigos - IME Becas scholarship of previous years you must describe what have you done with the money prize and how it has helped you. 

Before submitting your application, review all information entered. Once submitted, there will be NO opportunity to correct the application.

Incomplete applications will NOT be accepted and will be automatically declined.

If awarded with the Cien Amigos-IME scholarship, you must bring proof of enrollment at a College/University to the awards ceremony. If you are a high school senior, you must bring proof of acceptance to a College/University.


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The estimated time to complete the application is 30 minutes.


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