Our Opportunities

Please note that the $HEF Website is TEMPORARILY CLOSED for end of the academic year maintenance and rollover into the new award year. Please return on or after July 2, 2018 to complete or renew your General Application for the 2018/19 award year. Do not complete your General Application prior to July 2nd.

- Sign in using your CIA Main Menu username and password
- Fill out the General Application and submit it. If you leave it in a “drafted” state you will not be considered for any opportunities.
- After submitting the General Application click the “Opportunities” tab. There you will see the choices: Recommended, Ours and External

  • “Recommended” are the CIA Scholarships that are currently being offered that you meet the criteria for. This is the group you want to concentrate on. If you do not see “Recommended” you are not currently eligible for any CIA scholarships. Please check back every couple of weeks as these update automatically
  • “Ours” are all the scholarships that the CIA offers but they may not be available at this time.
  • “External” are where we list all of the scholarships from external sources other than the CIA that we are aware of. Links are provided for you.
Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies based on need CIA International Studies Grant
This institutional grant is only for students who intend to take either: (a) the Global Cuisines & Cultures trip, which is for two weeks at the...
This institutional grant is only for students who intend to take...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies based on need
Awards limited to 5 recipients per semester The CIA Service Scholarship Program at the San Antonio Campus
Selected recipients will have the opportunity to be awarded a “Service Scholarship” each semester of their associate degree program and the “Sixth...
Selected recipients will have the opportunity to be awarded a “Service...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Awards limited to 5 recipients per semester
Ended