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Tier One Scholarship Application

Fall 2018 Update: Out of concern for applicants that have been affected by natural disasters around the country, the University of Houston has extended the priority deadline for scholarship consideration from November 15, 2017 to January 3, 2018. Students who wish to compete for the Tier One Scholarship will have until January 3 to complete the Tier One Scholarship application. Please note that the Tier One Invitational, originally scheduled for January 13, 2018, will not occur on that date. As additional information is available, it will be posted here.

In order to be considered for the Tier One Scholarship, the following elements must be complete and received by 5:00pm (CT) on January 3, 2018:

  • Your application for admission to the University.
  • Your Tier One Scholarship application.
  • A letter of recommendation, sent directly by the recommender to Your letter should be from an individual who knows you well (high school teacher, school administrator, club advisor, etc.).

 If you are chosen to advance to the next stage of the selection process, you will be notified by January 29, 2018. For more information, email


Click here to begin the Tier One Scholarship Application