Aldine Education Foundation Scholarships

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Applications for May 2023 scholarship awards will open on November 14, 2022, and close on March 24, 2023. Awards will be announced in April 2023, and recipients are asked to attend an awards ceremony on April 25, 2023. 

Each year, Aldine Education Foundation (AEF) awards scholarships to graduating Aldine ISD seniors to attend the college of their choice. In 2022, we awarded 242 AEF scholarships totaling $572,500

2023 Eligibility

  • Applicants must be graduating seniors of a high school within Aldine ISD in Houston, TX during the 2022-2023 school year.
  • Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (collegiate GPA).
  • Applicants must plan on attending an accredited college, university, community college, or technical/trade school.
  • Applicants are required to meet with a high school counselor to discuss this scholarship program. The application requires documentation of this meeting by completing, scanning, and uploading a form into the system once the application goes live.

Helpful Tips

  • Free and easy application.
  • Teacher recommendation is required.
  • An essay must be included. The prompt is on the application.
  • Apply even if you haven’t chosen a college/university.
  • Prepare a resume ahead of time with your extracurricular activities, leadership roles, volunteer hours, and work. information. This will help you complete the application.

All applications must be completed through our online system. Further instructions and requirements are detailed throughout the application. Read each question THOROUGHLY and answer to the best of your ability. These are COMPETITIVE applications with limited funding – do your best and follow all instructions!

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