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College of Humanities & Social Sciences Scholarships

The College of Humanities and Social Sciences is now taking applications for the following scholarships:


Alicia Spencer Castillo Memorial Scholarship - named in memory of the mother of Dr. Max Castillo, this scholarship awards $500 per semester.

  • small blue arrow Declared major in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • small blue arrow Enrolled in at least 12 semester credit hours
  • small blue arrow Grade point average of 3.00

Christy Drennan Memorial Scholarship – for students interested in pursuing a career in journalism, this scholarship awards $500 per semester.

  • small blue arrow Enrolled in a degree or certificate undergraduate or graduate program at UHD
  • small blue arrow In good standing at the university
  • small blue arrow Demonstrated interest in pursuing a career in print, electronic, or online journalism

Donald R. Engstrom Memorial Scholarship – this scholarship awards $500 per semester.

  • small blue arrow Enrolled in programs in English or Arts and Humanities
  • small blue arrow In good standing at the University
  • small blue arrow Demonstrated leadership qualities

Application

To apply, print and complete the application. Adobe Acrobat Reader Download Icon Link
Submit the completed application to:

CHSS Scholarship Selection Committee
Office of the Dean, 1015 South
UH-Downtown
One Main Street
Houston, TX 77002

Deadlines:
The deadline for Spring 2014 awards has been extended to April 15, 2014.
July 15, for Fall semester
December 1, for Spring semester



Dr. Nicole LaRose Memorial Scholarship

Dr. Nicole LaRose Memorial Scholarship—in memory of Dr. LaRose, assistant professor in the Department of English, this scholarship supports student research and creative activity

  • small blue arrow Full-time status in semester of application, graduate (9 hours) or undergraduate
    (at least 12 hours)
  • small blue arrow Declared major within the College of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • small blue arrow Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher at the time of application
  • small blue arrow In good financial standing with the university at the time of application
  • small blue arrow Plan to be enrolled at UHD during the period in which the award will be used

Application Adobe Acrobat Reader Download Icon Link



Arts & Humanities Scholarships

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Last updated or reviewed on 3/31/14

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