altRio Grande Valley Latinas in Progress


HWNT provides Education Programs through the Chapters for Latina high school students.  These Latinas will be provided scholarship opportunities and there are no fees associated with this program.


Requirements for Chapter Education Programs for all Latinas are to include the following components:

  1. College Preparation
  2. Hispanic History, Leadership, Culture, Politics, and Civism
  3. Writing Skills
  4. Assertiveness Training
  5. Life Skills (Health Awareness & Self-Improvement)



January 7, 2017

Orientation and Academic Preparation and Relationships


(1:00 Parent Orientation)

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

International Trades and Technology Building

(South East Corner of university)

1201 West University Drive, Edinburg


February 4, 2017

Employability Skills

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

EBC Building

801 E. Fern,  McAllen

March 4, 2017


South Texas College Technology Campus,

3700 West Military Hwy, McAllen

April 1, 2017

Civic Engagement and Writing Enrichment

College of Health Care Professionals

1917 Nolana Ave., McAllen


Scholarship Applications Available

May 6, 2017

Assertiveness/Self Improvement

To be determined

May 13, 2017

Scholarship Due

Hispanic Women’s Network of Texas RGV

P O Box 6676,  McAllen, TX  78502

May/June 2017


HWNT Graduation/Scholarship Awards Breakfast

To be Determined


          2016 Latinas in Progress (LIP) Application  - 2016 CLOSED


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