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.
The application for scholarships to be awarded for the Fall 2014 - Spring 2015 school year is currently available with a deadline of Friday, April 18, 2014. All scholarships:
- Are for College of Technology declared majors (see criteria in table below).
- Require a COT Application
The deadline for the Fall 2014 - Spring 2015 academic year is Friday, April 18, 2014. Applications must be received via e-mail submission to firstname.lastname@example.org or in the Academic Services Center, room 108 T1 by 5:00 PM on Friday, April 18, 2014.
Scholarship amounts are subject to change. Additional awards may be added at a later date.
Current scholarships include:
|Scholarship Name||Criterion||Amount Awarded|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|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|
|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|