More than a scholarship program

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MILE group pictureMILE strives to increase college completion rates among male students in the Salinas Valley . With the support of the MILE Program, MILE Scholars of Hartnell College will achieve their leadership potential and attain personal, academic, and professional success. MILE Scholars receive the following benefits:

Leadership Training: Three day training to develop critical life skills such as budgeting and communication.

Mentor Program: Male community leaders serve as MILEMentors.

Scholarship Award : At completion of Leadership Training, students receive a $1,000 award. An additional $1,000 will be given upon completion of the mentor workshops.


  • Must be a current Hartnell student who plans o
    n being enrolled at Hartnell for the Academic Year 2021-22
  • Maintain enrollment in at least 12 units each semester (6 units, if DSPS recipient)
  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA or higherFleyer of mile program


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MILE Scholarship Frequently Asked Questions FAQ's Accessible Flyer

MILE team builiding Men's Institute for Leadership and Education is looking for 2021-2022 MILE mentors

Mentor Invitation Letter

Mentor Application 

Men's Institute for Leadership and Education wishes to thank all of our donors!Hartnell College Student Equity CommitteeHartnell College Professional Development CommitteeHartnell College Student Success and Support ProgramHartnell College FoundationThe California EndowmentAssociated Students of Hartnell CollegeMr. John MaciasMs. Candy DePauwMr. Alfred Muñoz

Who To Contact

  • Office of Equity Programs 
    (831) 755-6723 (Voicemail Only)
    Phone: Hartnell College Main Campus
    Building: Building B, Room 204A
    Office: 411 Central Avenue, Salinas, CA 93901