The United Portuguese S.E.S. Inc. (UPSES) has organized up to five (5) $1,000.00 scholarships to assist qualified applicants in pursuing a higher education. If you are of Portuguese decent and are pursuing further education, enrolled or accepted in one of the following:

-Four Year University

-Community College

-Graduate Program

-Post Graduate Program

-Technical or Vocational Career Education Program

Please download the application below for more details and submit your application! Deadline to submit your application is May 15, 2019

For questions please contact Annette Balelo, Scholarship Chair, at (619) 886-1125 or by email at

UPSES scholarship application