More than a scholarship program

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Due to the COVID-19 Health Crisis, our office is currently closed. Our staff is working remotely to provide the adequate support our students need. For assistance please fill out the Student Service Request Form below.


Debido a la crisis de salud causada por el COVID-19, Nuestra oficina estara cerrada. Nuestro personal sigue trabajando virtualmente para proveer el servicio adecuado que requieren nuestros estudiantes. Para recibir asistencia, por favor llene la solicitud de Servicios Estudiantiles.


Virtual Front Desk

Have questions? Want more info? Visit our Virtual Front Desk!

Hours: Monday - Friday, 1:00 - 5:00pm

 Zoom Meeting ID: 93927256751


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MILE supports its scholars in overcoming the unique challenges that men face inside and outside of the classroom. MILE 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.

Leadership Training: Three day training to develop critical life skills including time management, emotional intelligence, and self efficacy 

Mentor Program: Industry professionals serve as MILE Mentors and provide guidance, support, and connections to scholars

Scholarship Award: At completion of Leadership Training, students receive a $1000 award. An additional $1000 is be awarded upon completion of the mentor workshops

To qualify for MILE, students must apply in Spring of each year. Cisgender and transgender male students are welcomed. Student applications will be selected based upon academic achievement in context of adversity, financial need, and leadership potential. Other eligibility requirements may apply.

MILE Applications are now CLOSED.
The 2020-21 Cohort will be selected by the end of November. The 2021-22 cohort applications will open in March 2021.

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MILE Scholarship Accessible Flyer

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Men's Institute for Leadership and Education is looking for 2020-2021 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 Committee

Hartnell College Professional Development Committee

Hartnell College Student Success and Support Program

Hartnell College Foundation

The California Endowment

Associated Students of Hartnell College

Mr. John Macias

Ms. Candy DePauw

Mr. 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