Richard R. Silver Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship was created the in memory of Richard R. Silver, son of immigrants and remarkable Mexican-American.  Mr. Silver believed in the importance of education for Hispanic youth, being proud of who you are and belief in your ability to accomplish any goal despite your background, minority status or economic circumstances.

This Scholarship aims to support exemplary Hispanic youth who wish to pursue higher education but require additional financial resources. The ideal applicant is someone who is highly motivated, and demonstrates outstanding leadership in their community.

Two scholarships of $2,500 each will be awarded to pay for tuition, room & board and other college related expenses. Hacienda CDC is the scholarship sponsor and the selection will be made by them in their sole discretion.

The application for the 2019 scholarship must be postmarked or delivered no later than May 15th, 2019, to the following:

Jaclyn Sarna
Hacienda CDC
6700 NE Killingsworth St.
Portland, OR 97218

For question please contact, Jaclyn Sarna, Director of Youth and Family Services, at