The Dominica Houston Association Scholarship is now open. Eligible candidates must be the United States citizens who have have been involved in community service within the last 3 years. Entries are accepted by September 15th, 2019.
The Dominica Houston Association Scholarship Fund was founded on the belief that any motivated individual in need should have the opportunity to further his or her education. By removing some of the financial burdens associated with going to, surviving in, and graduating from college, the Dominica Houston Association Scholarship plays a vital role in increasing college access and success for many motivated yet under served youth and young adults. The Dominica Houston Association Scholarship provides individual grants, paid directly to the educational institution, to selected students. The grant can be used to cover tuition expenses and related supplemental educational expenses such as books, lab fees, travel and select costs of living.
The Dominica Houston Association Inc. will award five $500 competitive scholarships to Students obtaining a higher education. The scholarship will be applied to tuition at the college or university that the student will be attending or is currently attending. The grant can be used to cover tuition expenses and related supplemental educational expenses such as books, lab fees, and travel and select costs of living.
Level and Area of Studies
High school senior and college level in all disciplines.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
Scholarships will be awarded based on the following criteria:
- Academic achievement (high school diploma, GED or college GPA)
- Defined career goals
- Financial hardship (Financial need)
- Community service within the last 3 years
Only the United States citizens are welcome to apply.
The application form can be downloaded from the link below.
September 15th, 2019.