College students now have until May 11 to submit their online application for the Dándole Alas a Tu Éxito/Giving Flight to Your SuccessT ¡Lánzate! Travel Award Program. The program provides students who travel away from home the opportunity to apply for a travel award. The winners will receive up to four roundtrip tickets to fly Southwest Airlines to and from their college destination in order to stay connected with their families. Awards can also be utilized by graduate students to accomplish their academic goals for travel to conferences and for research related to their degree. To participate, applicants must meet eligibility criteria and submit an essay explaining why they deserve the travel award and what inspires them to pursue a college degree. Online entries can be found here.
Southwest Airlines in conjunction with the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), have offered the Dándole Alas a Tu Éxito/Giving Flight to Your SuccessT ¡Lánzate! Travel Award Program for undergraduate and graduate students for eight years.