Achieving their dreams. Making the impossible possible. That’s what scholarship support does for thousands of highly qualified University of Houston students each year. Often, scholarship support is the deciding factor for an incoming freshman or transfer student in selecting the University of Houston over another institution. With this support, students can reach their goal of higher education and go on to compete in today’s global economy.
Your gift to the University of Houston scholarship program is vital to students’ success and will improve their lives for years to come. Studies conducted by UH show 87% of scholarship recipients stay at the university and have higher grade point averages in general. Contributing funds to a scholarship is easy, affordable, and gives a deserving student a chance at an education.
The University of Houston offers several opportunities to make a difference through scholarship programs:
Supporting a scholarship or creating an endowment leaves a lasting impact on students, the university, and all who call themselves University of Houston Cougars. Donors are appreciated and recognized for their generosity and commitment to education throughout the year. Often special events are planned to specifically recognize top donors, and other celebrations welcome donors as friends of the university and champions of higher education. As a donor, you become an honored member of the Cougar family.