Scholarships

Empowerment Award

This award is designed to improve the retention rate of the University of Houston and increase the number of successful UH graduates by alleviating some of the financial burden of college and enable active UEP students to concentrate on their studies.

Application Deadline: March 30, 2018

Encouragement Award

This award is designed to improve the retention rate of the University of Houston and increase the number of successful UH graduates by acknolweding the academic achievement of active UEP students that have persevered in their academic studies while developing as a leader.

Application Deadline: March 30, 2018

Coca-Cola First Generation Scholarship Program

This scholarship is designed to improve the retention rate and graduation rate of first-generation college students that exemplifies academic excellence and demonstrates a financial need.

Applications are not accepted for this scholarship

Travel Award

This award is designed to facilitate travel to professional conferences or for research projects on diversity, first generation, transition/acclimation and college retention topics.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis