America's largest cultural celebration
until the 60th annual Puerto Rican Day Parade
The NPRDP is now accepting Scholarship applications for 2017!
In our ongoing commitment to promote the pursuit of higher education to advance our community, the NPRDP will award one hundred (100), $2,000 scholarships to exceptional high school seniors and college/university students students who are of Puerto Rican descent and giving back to their communities. Winners will also have the opportunity to participate in the Rising Stars Challenge, where the NPRDP will select the 2017 Princess, Prince, Duke and Duchess of the Parade.
**APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED** to Friday, March 31, 2017.
Letters of recommendations and sealed transcripts must be submitted by April 7th, 2017 to be considered.
APPLY FOR NPRDP SCHOLARSHIP TODAY!
Click on link below to download the application.
Watch the 2016 Parade here
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Floats & Contingents
flotadores y contingentes
Float Applications due May 20th
The Press Application Deadline is May 15th
Get Involved in the Parade ~ Become a Volunteer
Street Cultural Festival
festival de la cultura
Become a Vendor
First Annual Golf Outing
1st Annual excursión del golf
Show Us Your Swing
The National Puerto Rican Day celebrates and honors the leaders, educators, artists, and celebrities that have left a cultural footprint on this nation.
We joined forces with Lin-Manuel Miranda renowned actor, singer, composer, writer and Nuestro Orgullo, to create a specially designed National Puerto Rican Day Scholarship Fund TeeRico t-shirt.
Proceeds from the sales of the t-shirts will benefit NPRDP’s Scholarship Fund. Your purchase will help support the pursuit of higher education in our community!
T-shirts are $29 and available in black and grey.
Click Link Below To Buy Yours!
the parade in pictures