Welcome to the Greater Houston Community Foundation Scholarship Application Site!   

The Greater Houston Community Foundation (GHCF) administers a variety of unique scholarship funds that grant over $5.7 million annually to college students. The scholarship funds have been established by thoughtful and generous donors and each has a unique set of eligibility criteria and award structure.

To Apply For a Scholarship: 

  1. Create an account using your personal email address (please do not use a parent's email address).
  2. Review the list of scholarships available. 
  3. Identify the scholarships that you are eligible for under Programs. 
  4. Complete the application online (including submitting all required documentation) and remember to click the blue Submit button!

Please note: We strongly recommend using a modern browser (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc) to access this site. Please avoid accessing the site through Internet Explorer as certain application functions may not be available.

Scholarship Applicant Info:  

Greater Houston Community Foundation administers over 60 different scholarship programs, each with differing eligibility requirements. Eligibility for some scholarships may be dependent on employment, course of study, high school, or college.  

All scholarship applications have closed for the 2024-25 academic year, and most will reopen in January and February 2025. Click the following link to learn more about the different scholarship opportunities we administerFull List of Scholarships.

You can also scroll down to the Programs section of this page to view and search our applications.


Contact us at 713-333-2230 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm CDT or email us at scholarships@ghcf.org.

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