College of Human Sciences and Humanities Scholarships

These scholarships are for College of Business students only. The application process for these scholarships is available each year during the month of February. Awardsfor each scholarship are contingent on availability of funding  and are made for the following academic year.

Learn more about the application process.

  Art Education
 
  • Major: Applied Design and Visual Arts-Must be preparing to teach art at the elementary or secondary school level OR art teachers returning for graduate study in Humanities with an emphasis on studio art, art history and /or art education
  • GPA: High Merit
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate 6 minimum hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: Brief personal statement on your experience teaching art OR your intent to teach art
  Ashley Packard Memorial
 
  • Major: Digital Media and /or Communication
  • GPA: Minimum GPA is 3.0
  • Status: Undergraduate / Graduate enrolled in at least 5 hours
  • Financial Need: Financial Need will not be a factor
  • Specifics: Preference given to Graduate students enrolled in the Digital Media program.
  • Additional Documentation: 500-600 word essay on this topic: How will your education goals help you achieve your career goals? And one recommendation letter from a previous or current teacher / professor.
  Betty Martin King Family Therapy
   
  • Major: Family Therapy
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status: Graduate minimum enrollment is 5 hours
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
   Chhavi Bhatia Memorial
   
  • Major: Clinical Psychology or Marriage and Family Therapy
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Graduate taking a minimum of 6 credit hours
    • Preference given to students pursuing professional career in the mental health field working within the Asian Indian female population
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: Brief personal statement of intended career plan upon completion of the program
   Carol Lynne Snyder Memorial
   
  • Major: Humanities
  • GPA: High merit
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  Deyossie "Duck" Harris Memorial
   
  • Major: Any Human Sciences and Humanities degree plan
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
    • Preference given to first generation college students or socio-economic challenged students
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  • Additional Documentation: Submit a 1 page essay about yourself and your education goals
   Joan & Howard Eisner
   
  • Major: Psychology or Clinical Psychology
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
   Elderway Sterns
   
  • Major: Sociology
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
    • Applicant should be from a socioeconomically disadvantaged background
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  • Additional Documentation: Submit a 1 page essay on your personal challenges or disadvantages you have faced in your lifetime
  Fowles Family
   
  • Major: Digital Media Studies with a CPS on file
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
   Family Therapy
   
  • Major: Family Therapy
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status: Graduate minimum 5 hours enrolled
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
   Gretchen Mieszkowski
   
  • Major: Degree or concentration in Literature
  • GPA: Minimum 2.5
  • Status: Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
   James & Nora Hightower
   
  • Major:
    • Behavioral Science, Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, General Behavioral Sciences
    • Must have a Candidate Plan of Study on file
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  Jesse H. & Mary Gibbs Jones - HSH 
   
  • Major: Any degree plan in Human Sciences and Humanities
  • GPA: no specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum enrollment 6 hours
    • Graduate minimum enrollment 5 hours
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
  • Additional Documentation: Achievement List - Submit a list of honors, awards, achievements, volunteer services for UHCL and or your community
   Hillary Jo Karp & Charles Edward South Psychology
 
  • Major: Psychology or Clinical Psychology
  • GPA: High merit
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
   Linda Bell Marriage and Family Therapy
 
  • Major: Marriage and Family Therapy
  • GPA: minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Status:
    • Graduate full time enrollment (9 hours)
    • Must exhibit dedication to the Marriage and Family Therapy field
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  • Additional Documentation: Submit a 1 to 2 page essay explaining your dedication to the Marriage and Family Therapy field 
   Literature
   
  • Major: Literature
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  Mary Hodge Student Research Fund for Anthropology
   
  • Major: Anthropology or related disciplines
  • GPA: high academic merit
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will not be a factor
  • Specifics: Must be performing research under the supervision of UHCL faculty
  • Additional Documentation: Statement describing research project and the name of the supervising faculty member
   Marilyn Mieszkuc Memorial
   
  • Major: Women's Studies / concentration in Women's Studies
  • GPA:
    • Undergraduate minimum 2.5 GPA
    • Graduate minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
    • Students in transition: personal, career, educational or academic
  • Financial Need: Will not be a factor
  • Specifics: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  • Additional Documentation: 1 page essay describing your transition
   Neal & Marion Seymour Literature
 
  • Major: Literature
  • GPA: No specific requirement but will be a factor
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
   Prudence B. Cohen Memorial
   
  • Major: Master of Arts in Family Therapy
  • GPA: Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Status:
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
    • Active in community and school support programs
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  • Additional Documentation: Achievement List - Submit a list of honors, awards, achievements, volunteer services for UHCL and or your community
   Richard C. Wilson History
 
  • Major: History
  • GPA: minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Status:
    • Undergraduate minimum 6 hours enrollment
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
  • Financial Need: Financial need will not be a factor
   Susan Speight Family Therapy
 
  • Major: Family Therapy
  • GPA: 3.25 minimum GPA
  • Status:
    • Graduate minimum 5 hours enrollment
    • Must have completed 36 hours in the Family Therapy Program and must exhibit leadership in Family Therapy Program/Profession
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  • Additional Documentation: Achievement List - Submit a list of honors, awards, achievements, volunteer services for UHCL and or your community
   Josephine Tittsworth Social Justice
 
  • Major: Bachelor of Social Work
  • GPA: Minimum for overall cumulative 3.0 / minimum for core curriculum 3.5
  • Status: Undergraduate enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours
  • Financial Need: Will be a factor (you will be required to submit a FAFSA at www.FAFSA.ed.gov by the UHCL priority deadline of March 15)
  • Additional Documentation: Submit a personal statement (two page max) that discusses your contributions to the BSW program, university, and/or surrounding communities in the form of promoting Social Justice, the social work profession, and the UH-Clear Lake BSW Program
Contact
  • Student Financial Aid

    Phone: 281-283-2480
    Fax: 281-283-2502
    Email: uhcl_fao@uhcl.edu

    SSCB 1.105
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 05
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Fall/Spring hours:
    Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
     
    Summer hours:
    Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Friday, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.

    School Code:
    011711