Staff and faculty offered opportunity to participate in Hilos Summer Institute


Adams State College, Title V Institutional Grant is soliciting participants for the 2012 Hilos Summer Institute, which will be held from July 22 through July 27 in San Luis, Colo. The Title V Grant will select twenty faculty and staff to attend the Hilos Summer Institute.

The Hilos Summer Institute application and all the information pertaining to the Hilos Summer Institute can be found on the Title V Institutional website Title V Hilos Summer Institute.

The Hilos Summer Institute application must include a letter, or email, of support from your department chair or department manager. The letter of support should be forwarded to the attention of Lillian Gomez, Title V Director at

The application deadline is April 25. All applicants will be notified regarding their selection by April 30.

Hilos Summer Institute participants will receive a $1,000 stipend for the week. Participants will also be eligible for a Student Engagement Grant in the amount of $1,000.

Hotel and meal accommodations will be paid and made by the Title V Institutional Grant Office. Participants should plan to be present for the entire experience, no commuting. It is optional to stay at the San Luis Inn or request to be a guest of a host family.

If you have any questions about the Hilos Summer Institute or the application process, please feel free to contact Gomez or Anna Torello at 719-587-7691 or email or