Empowerment Center Scholarships

Scholarships are available at different times of the academic year. Please contact our department at (210) 486-0455 to find out when scholarships are available.

EmpowerME Conference

This free Conference provides information on topics such as overcoming fears and gaining confidence in order to reach personal and educational goals. In­formation on college enrollment, financial aid, and short-term technical certificate programs as well as personal and professional de­velopment is provided. Scholarships for fall enrollment provided.*

***The Scholarship Application cycle is currently closed 


Mi CASA Scholarship

This scholarship program is designed to enhance your leadership skills while helping you pay college expenses such as childcare, books, and transportation.  You will assist our department by promoting the Mi CASA (Career Advancement & Self-sufficiency Assistance) Program. Services offered through the Mi CASA Program include career development, job readiness skills, education and computer literacy and diaper bank services.

  • Resident of the 78212 zip code. 
  • Currently enrolled at San Antonio College for at least six credit hours for the Fall semester. 
  • Have a current cumulative 2.0 GPA or higher.  
  • Financial Aid Eligible- financial aid has been processed & awarded, not waiting for appeal.
  • Maintain 2.0 cumulative GPA at the end of fall semester to be eligible to continue in the spring.

***The Scholarship Application cycle is currently closed 


Ann Richards Endowed Scholarship
In Honor of Women-In-History Month - March

In honor of Women in History Month, the SAC Department of Empowerment Center awards, the Ann Richards Endowed Scholarships to qualified students who maintain a minimum of 2.0 GPA and are in good academic standing.


  • Be a re-entry woman (25 years or older).
  • Currently enrolled at SAC in a minimum of 9 hours for the current semester.
  • Eligible for Financial Aid for the current semester.
  • Must meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP): 2.0 cumulative GPA and 67% course completion rate.

Scholarship applications available in honor of Women in History can be accessed by scanning the QR codes on the following flyer:

View the flyer

***The Scholarship Application cycle is currently closed 


LULAC Parent/Child Scholarship Program

The LULAC Parent/Child Scholarship has transitioned to the Alamo Colleges Foundation. If you are a current or former Parent/Child Scholar and have questions about your scholarship, please email: dst-scholarship@alamo.edu