McGuire Mexico Scholars - Application

The McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship is proud to present Mexico McGuire Scholars

Apply now to be considered for the inaugural cohort of McGuire Mexico Scholars, a women’s economic empowerment initiative sponsored by the United States Consulate General of Nogales and the University of Arizona. Starting February 2019, selected participants will undergo a series of workshops specifically aimed at cultivating economic growth and improving gender equity in the Nogales, Sonora region. Each prospective McGuire Mexico Scholar must apply with a commitment to improve the economic growth of Nogales, Sonora.

McGuire Mexico Scholars is open to underemployed women who are genuinely eager to start their own business. They must live in the following consular districts:

San Luis Rio Colorado

Sáric

Imuris

Fronteras

Puerto Peñasco

Oquitoa

Santa Cruz

Bacoachi

General Plutarco Elias Calles

Atil

Cananea

Magdalena

Caborca

Tubutama 

Naco

 

Altar

Nogales

Agua Prieta

 


The 2019 McGuire Mexico Scholars application period has officially closed.

 McGuire Mexico Scholars have received an unprecedented number of applications for the 2019 cohort!
The McGuire Mexico Scholars admissions team has begun the process of reviewing the applications and will have some challenging decisions to make.
We will announce the semi-finalists in late December.

Support 

McGuire Mexico Scholars was made possible by the following generous sponsors and partners.  

Sponsored by: 

DOS

 

Partners: 

UA Global