LatinosinHigherEd.com develops strong relationships with leading organizations that share a commitment to increasing the Latino representation in the workforce and higher education. We also look to partner with organizations that offer professional development, research grants, fellowships, scholarships, conferences, political call for action and other issues impacting Latinos in higher education and the workforce.
Latina Researchers Network and Conference
The Latina Researchers Network was founded in 2012 in response to the underrepresentation of historically disadvantaged populations with advanced degrees and in support of examining the barriers and opportunities for advancement in research and academic positions. The Network was established to create a multidisciplinary and vibrant supportive community that can ensure the next generation of investigators has access to role models, allies and networking opportunities to succeed in academia and research activities.
Latinos in Agriculture
The Latinos in Agriculture Leaders Conference strives to provide a national platform to discuss how to capitalize Hispanic talent in Agriculture. Our mission is to explore deliberate approaches in connecting agricultural stakeholders to improve Latino representation into Agriculture. Specifically, our objective is to provide a conference where industry, government, educational entities, and future leaders (students) convene to discuss the transformation of the Hispanic agricultural workforce of the future by increasing student capacity of those enrolling into Agricultural careers.
League of United Latino American Citizens (LULAC)
The mission of the League of United Latin American Citizens is to advance the economic condition, educational attainment, political influence, housing, health and civil rights of the Hispanic population of the United States.
National Association for Chicana and Chicano Studies (NACCS)
NACCS's mission is to advance the interest and needs of the Chicana and Chicano community, to advance research in Chicana and Chicano Studies and to advance the professional interest and needs of Chicanas and Chicanos in the academy.
National Association of Hispanic and Latino Studies (NAHLS)
National Association of Hispanic and Latino Studies (partnered with NAHLS, NANAS and NAAS) created an international organization to help train youth in the areas of scholarly research, leadership skills, and appreciation for heritage.
National Association of Hispanic Journalists
The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) is dedicated to the recognition and professional advancement of Hispanics in the news industry.
National Association of Hispanic Nurses
The National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN), founded in 1975, is designed and committed to improving the quality of health of the Hispanic population and toward providing equal access to educational, professional, and economic opportunities for Hispanic nurses.
National Community College Hispanic Council
The National Community College Hispanic College provides leadership for Hispanics / Latinos(as) in Community Colleges. It prepares Hispanic leaders for America's community and technical colleges, as well as increases membership of Hispanics in college programs.
National Council of La Raza (NCLR)
The National Council of La Raza (NCLR) the largest national Hispanic civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States?works to improve opportunities for Hispanic Americans. Through its network of nearly 300 affiliated community-based organizations, NCLR reaches millions of Hispanics each year in 41 states, Puerto Rico, and the District of Columbia.
National Hispana Leadership Institute
NHLI works to develop Hispanas as ethical leaders through training, professional development, relationship building, community and world activism. In addition, it provides visible role models and mentors for Latinas.