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From the President’s Desk: Thirty-Six Years of Investment In Leadership

Posted: February 19, 2016 at 2:30 pm   /   Ernesto Nieto, Featured

Leadership training is undoubtedly crucial in the development of young people, and it’s particularly important in high school. And yet, this aspect of student development is often neglected. Schools focus attention on test scores and college readiness, leaving what little leadership training they might invest in to motivational speakers who associate personal success with how […]

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Kerr Foundation supports Lake County students with $50k for 2016 programs

Posted: January 27, 2016 at 2:31 pm   /   NHI News, NHI Sponsors

The Roy G. Kerr Foundation has announced that, as part of its mission to provide funding and support to the Latino community in Lake County over a 25-year period, it will grant the National Hispanic Institute $50,000 to support Lake County students attending NHI’s 2016 summer programs. The Kerr Foundation (which will close its doors […]

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Houston ISD makes two-year, $100k commitment to NHI

Posted: January 26, 2016 at 6:55 pm   /   NHI News, NHI Sponsors

The National Hispanic Institute is pleased to announced that the Houston Independent School District has made a $100,000 commitment to NHI — the largest of any single school district in NHI’s history — to send students to NHI summer programs in 2016 and 2017. The award will provide 100 students with $400 scholarships in both […]

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