Scholarships Announcement

Each year, Aldine Education Foundation (AEF) awards scholarships to graduating Aldine ISD seniors to attend the college of their choice. In 2021, we awarded 307 AEF scholarships totaling $698,336! 

Attention, 2022 Aldine ISD high school seniors! The Scholarship Application is now open and closes on March 11, 2022. This deadline will not be extended. It’s not too early to begin applying for the AEF scholarship which awards scholarships ranging from $1,000 – $20,000!! Click here to begin your scholarship application,

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.


  • Applicants must be graduating seniors of a high school within Aldine ISD in Houston, TX during the 2021-2022 school year.
  • Applicants must have a grade point average of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (collegiate GPA). This GPA must be maintained if the student is offered a multi-year scholarship.
  • Applicants must plan to attend an accredited college, university, community college, or technical/trade school.

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 so do your best and follow all instructions!

Link to Apply

Click here to begin your application.


Read about the 2020 AEF scholarship recipients here!