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HACU 16th Annual Southwest Airline ¡Lánzate! Travel Program

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March 2, 2020

HACU will open applications for 16th Annual Southwest Airlines ¡Lánzate! Travel Program on March 16

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities and Southwest Airlines will begin accepting applications for the 16th Annual ¡Lánzate! / Take Off! Travel Program on March 16, 2020. Online applications will be accepted from eligible college students from March 16 through April 30, 2020, for the opportunity to receive travel awards.

HACU and Southwest Airlines will award roundtrip e-pass(es) to undergraduate and graduate students across the country who travel at least 200 miles from home to pursue a higher education and meet the eligibility criteria. An essay is required. Students selected receive e-pass(es) for use to travel between home and college or university.

A selection committee consisting of national education advocates and community leaders will select the award recipients. Recipients may be awarded 1-4 roundtrip e-pass(es) for the student to use when traveling to/from the college/university. The complimentary e-pass(es) can be used for travel to any of the Southwest Airlines destinations in the continental United States as listed on

Deadline to submit applications is April 30, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. CST. Help spread the word, download a PDF poster here and post on your campus. To read detailed guidelines and eligibility requirements click here.

HACU Member Advisories are a service of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)