Kmart announced the names of 2011 Latina Smart Fund scholarship recipients. The Latina Smart Fund was created in 2011 as a means to make higher education more accessible to Hispanic youth. Winners announced today were chosen amongst nearly 200 students across the nation who submitted applications through the Latina Smart Facebook page.
Applicants uploaded written essays and video submissions to the Latina Smart Facebook page describing what it means to be "Latina Smart." The top-50 entries with the greatest number of "likes" advanced to a second round of reviews. Latina Smart brand ambassadors then selected 20 entries to advance to the...
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