College of Technology Scholarships

Scholarships for College of Technology Students

The College of Technology awards scholarships to students each academic year. The college awards scholarship money based on a number of factors including major, merit, need and leadership.

Additional scholarships are available for the 2014-2015 academic year with a deadline of Monday, November 3, 2014. All scholarships:

  1. Are for College of Technology declared majors (see criteria in table below).
  2. Require a COT Application

The deadline for the Fall 2014 - Spring 2015 academic year is Monday, November 3. Applications must be received via e-mail submission to or in the Academic Services Center, room 108 T1 by 5:00 PM on November 3.

Scholarship amounts are subject to change. Additional awards may be added at a later date.

Current scholarships include:

Scholarship NameCriterionAmount AwardedAdditional Information
Ted R. Akin Endowed Scholarship Leadership, full-time undergraduate or graduate student. 1 award @ $600  
American Society for Quality (ASQ) Greater Houston Chapter Scholarship Good academic standing, completion of a COT course in quality control, quality management and/or reliability analysis; interest in quality control and management, member of UH ASQ chapter. Multiple awards @ $1,000 each  
Anthis Callicut-Gore Endowed Scholarship in Home Economics Major in Retailing and Consumer Sciences. Selected on basis of need and scholastic standing. Multiple awards totaling $6,000  
The John O. Ashford Memorial Endowment Scholarship MEET major enrolled in capstone design course. Preference will be given to projects with the greatest financial need, as well as those which will be entered in ASME competitions. Please see application for further information. 1 award @ $1,269.50 Requires a separate application.
Association of Well Head Equipment Manufacturing Scholarship Endowment MEET major taking courses in petroleum engineering technology; full-time undergrad or grad student; good academic standing; must attend fall AWHEM meeting date TBD. 1 award @ $1,400  
Bay Area Purchasing Scholarship Full-time Supply Chain and Logistics Technology student interested in purchasing. 3.0 GPA required. Must attend Bay Area Purchasing Management Association meeting TBD. Multiple awards totaling $9,000  
Anne Danielle Cassler Memorial Scholarship Supply Chain and Logistics Technology senior. 1 award @ $1,000  
College of Technology General Scholarship Fund Additional funds from many sources and various criteria. Multiple awards totaling $23,000  
R.P. Doss/Houston Contractors Association Junior or senior full-time student. Construction Management major from the greater Houston metro area; financial need; upper half of college. 1 award @ $700  
William and Florence Fitzgibbon Memorial Scholarship Based upon academic merit. 1 award @ $3,000  
William R. "Doc" Forkner Memorial Interested in teaching Industrial Technology; exhibits leadership qualities; enrolled in Technology Leadership and Supervision. 1 award @ $350  
Barbara and Paul Frison Scholarship CIS major; 3.0 GPA; full-time students with financial need. Varied awards  
Kay Hamilton Futures Studies Major in Foresight; demonstrated financial need and academic merit. Multiple awards totaling $4,500  
HOAR Scholarship Undergraduate CM major; full-time; US citizen or permanent resident, preference for Texas resident, 3.0 GPA minimum. 1 award @ $1,000  
James & Shirley Lofstrom Scholarship Junior Supply Chain and Logistics Technology major with at least a 3.0 GPA. 2 awards @ $750 each  
Logistical Advantage Scholarship Major in Supply Chain and Logistics Technology with a 3.0 GPA. Multiple awards totaling $5,500  
Bernie McIntyre Endowment Scholarship Merit-based, 3.25 GPA, full-time. TBD  
Merchandising Star Award Junior, senior or graduate student Retailing and Consumer Sciences major; leadership in the merchandising and retailing field; essay as indicated in application; interview with HDCS faculty; academic merit; must attend the Merchandising Star Award luncheon to accept award. Multiple awards @ $1,000 each  
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mullineaux Scholarship Financial need, first generation; graduated from a greater Houston area high school. 3 awards @ $4,000 each  
Charlie Nicholson Memorial Construction Management major and ABC Student Chapter member. 1 award @ $1,000  
The Perry Homes Endowment Scholarship Construction Management major, graduated from Houston-area high school, finanical need, leadership. 1 award @ $1,000  
William R. Schmidt Memorial Scholarship Preference given to EPET majors; FT undergraduate; in good academic standing. 1 award @ $1,000  
Paul G. Smith, Jr. Scholarship Endowment Leadership and financial need; full-time undergraduate or graduate student. Multiple awards totaling $11,000  
Mathew P. and Leslie Watford Verghese Endowed Scholarship Leadership, full-time undergraduate or graduate student. 1 award @ $1,000