Weekly News & Updates | January 20, 2021
CELEBRATING A RECORD-SETTING $400,000 DONATION
THANK YOU to the anonymous donor who contributed $400,000 to our Bright Minds ScholarSHPE Campaign! Their generosity will have a huge impact on the future of Hispanics in STEM. As a reminder - the scholarship application period opens February 1.

APPLY BY JANUARY 23 FOR THE OPPORTUNITY OF A LIFETIME
We are now accepting applications for volunteer members of the National Convention Planning Committee. Now's your chance to polish your project management skills, make new contacts, give back to your community, and have fun! We'd love to have you join the team.

FACEBOOK'S RETURN TO WORK PROGRAM
Do you have previous, professional work experience, decided to take a step away from your career, but now you're going back? If this sounds like you, join Facebook on Wednesday, January 27, at 10am PST for a live, virtual event about their new Return To Work Program.

NEW CAREER PLANNING DATA AVAILABLE FOR SHPE MEMBERS
The SHPE Career Center offers new functionality to aid in your job search. Search the database by job title and major metro area to access data about salaries, job outlook, and recommendations for skills and subject areas to master for success. (PRO TIP: If you don't get results by zip code, use your nearest major city instead.)

LATINXFACTOR™ SCHOLARSHPE SERIES STARTS FEBRUARY 1
To support our students with preparing winning ScholarSHPE applications, we are offering a four-part latinXfactor webinar series every Monday at 8pm ET in February. The first one covers available opportunities, requirements, deadlines, and more!

2021 RLDC REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
Do you want to be a leading Hispanic in STEM? Guided by expert speakers, these regional conferences equip Hispanics in STEM to be leaders in their communities and their workplace. Each event also offers a Career Fair for job seekers with opportunities from top STEM organizations.

CALENDAR OF EVENTS
National Convention Committee Applications Due | January 23 | Apply
Facebook's Return to Work Program Webinar | January 27 | Register
ScholarSHPE Application Period Opens | February 1 | More info
lXf ScholarSHPE Webinar #1 | February 1 | Register
lXf ScholarSHPE Webinar #2 | February 8 | Register
Region 6 Noche de Ciencias | February 24-25 | Virtual | Register
RLDC 5 & 7 | March 18-20 | Virtual | Sponsor | Register
RLDC 4 & 6 | March 25-27 | Virtual | Sponsor | Register
RLDC 1, 2, & 3 | April 15-17 | Virtual | Sponsor | Register
ScholarSHPE Applications Due | April 30 | More info
2021 National Convention | November 10-14 | Orlando, FL | Sign up to be notified
Please email marketing@shpe.org if you have an event to add to the calendar.
CONTACT INFORMATION
Below is the contact information for the departments within SHPE. If you have an inquiry for us, please reach out using one of the email addresses below.

Career Services: careercenter@shpe.org
Corporate Relations/Sales: partnerships@shpe.org
Events: events@shpe.org
Information Technology: it@shpe.org
Marketing: marketing@shpe.org
Membership: membership@shpe.org
Programs: programs@shpe.org
Registration: registration@shpe.org
IDEA (Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Advocacy) Concerns: familia@shpe.org
All Other Inquiries: shpenational@shpe.org

All of these mailboxes are monitored daily and you should expect to hear back within one business day.