Scholarship Opportunities


Latinos In Transit (LIT) is continuing its scholarship program to support Latinos and other minorities in their pursuit of educational advancement. The purpose of this scholarship is to create opportunities for underserved and/or underrepresented individuals pursuing degrees and/or certificates from accredited educational institutions in a public transit-related field of study such as, but not limited to, business administration or management, marketing, finance, project management, urban or transportation planning, engineering, etc. 

Application Timeline

  • Application Opens: March 22, 2024
  • Application Closes: May 31, 2024
  • Recipient Notification: July 5, 2024
  • Recipient Award Ceremony (Optional): September 12-14, 2024 during LIT Leadership Summit

For questions related to the application, please email Christina Villarreal at
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