About Kansas Hispanic Education & Development Foundation
The Kansas Hispanic Education & Development Foundation (KHEDF) was founded in 2007 by leaders of the Wichita Hispanic Chamber of Commerce for the purpose of creating an educated workforce and shaping the leaders of tomorrow. The mission of the KHEDF is to serve Kansas Hispanic students and professionals by providing opportunities for education and leadership development. More than a scholarship program, the KHEDF provides students with college readiness and retention programs, plus leadership and professional development.
About Spirit AeroSystems, Inc.
Spirit AeroSystems designs and builds aerostructures for both commercial and defense customers. With headquarters in Wichita, Kansas, Spirit operates sites in the U.S., U.K., France and Malaysia. The company’s core products include fuselages, pylons, nacelles and wing components for the world’s premier aircraft. Spirit AeroSystems focuses on affordable, innovative composite and aluminum manufacturing solutions to support customers
12/17/2017: CURRENT KHEDF SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT INFORMATION
KHEDF scholarship recipients are required to submit the following forms to receive their scholarship funds:
1) Enrollment Verification Form
Scholarship recipients are required to submit an Enrollment Verification Form each semester to verify enrollment and grades. The form must be typed.
11/27/17: KHEDF HOLIDAY RECEPTION – JANUARY 5, 2018
Please join us and meet our new Executive Director, Natalie Olmsted. We look forward to making connections and hearing your stories. INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
The Kansas Leadership Center is partnering with KHEDF to offer internships to KHEDF scholarship recipients.The internships are part-time unpaid (10-20 hours), and the hours are flexible. Applicants will need to submit a resume and cover letter for consideration. Interns will be assigned meaningful tasks and projects and will be able to build a valuable experience making them stronger candidates for jobs after graduation. Each intern will receive a free one year subscription to the Your Leadership Edge online portal and access to additional training at KLC free of charge. To apply contact Irma Luna at email@example.com or 259-2532. DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVALS (DACA)
KHEDF remains steadfast in our support for those directly impacted by this Administration’s recent decision to repeal DACA. DACA Statement TRUSTEES’ CIRCLE
CHANCELLOR’S‘ CIRCLEESTABLISH A SCHOLARSHIP
Establishing a Kansas Hispanic Education & Development Foundation scholarship can be a way to recognize your organization, honor a mentor or a loved one. You can create a new scholarship or contribute to an existing fund. Whether you fund it yourself or gather friends, family, co-workers or your employees together, a scholarship will allow you to make a meaningful difference in the life of a Hispanic high school senior.