Latinx Grad and Recognition 2021 –

Red Carpet Photo Op

Please join us in honoring and celebrating De Anza's Latinx graduating students this year.

If You've Already Signed Up

If you've already signed up for this year's Latinx Grad event, you will be receiving an email very soon with the Eventbrite link to select your time for the Red Carpet Grad Photo Op. You'll be able to choose from a special block of times set aside for Latinx grads on Friday, June 18.

Plus: Remember to check out all the collegewide graduation activities, including the collegewide Online Grad Celebration on Friday, June 25.

smiling young woman gradThe Latinx Graduation and Recognition Ceremony was established in 1993 to recognize the accomplishments of Latinx students at De Anza College.

Believing that student success should be celebrated, a small group of Latinx staff members organized institutional and community support to launch this event, which has grown into an annual tradition for students, families and friends.

ADELA Scholarships

2021 Winner Announcement!

Each year, the Amigos de Educacion de las Americas (ADELA) Scholarships are awarded to deserving De Anza College students who are transferring to four-year institutions. 

Congratulations to the following students, who were this year's ADELA Scholarship Recipients!

Vanessa Bermudez
Enrique Samaguey
Giselle Alvarez
Ashley Lopez Valdez
Isabela Da Costa
Andrea Pantoja Sanchez
Ariadna Pavon Arriaga
Keanna Ruiz
Daniela Plascencia Delgado
Karina Gonzalez Guzman

Donate to the ADELA Fund

smiling young man with flowers

We welcome all contributions to the ADELA Scholarship Fund. If you'd like to show your support by making a donation, please click the DONATE NOW button to visit the Foothill-De Anza Foundation's online donation website.


  • Look under the Designate Your Gift heading and select Other, then and type in the code: ADELA
  • The foundation's Tax Identification Number is 94-3258220

Please also consider supporting the ADELA Scholarship Fund through a payroll deduction.

You can also help spread the word by telling students about both the future ADELA scholarship and the recognition ceremony for the 2020-21 academic year!

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