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Dr. Edward Taylor Scholarship Endowment

Dr. Edward Taylor Scholarship Endowment - Undergraduate and Graduate


This scholarship is available to full-time undergraduate or graduate students a college degree from the University of Houston.  Applicants should be an education major or a current educator.  

Notification of awards will be sent to your UH email address.  Please make sure your destination email is update in PeopleSoft (MyUH).

Eligibility Criteria

  • Preference given to applicants who are graduates of Alief Taylor High School in Alief ISD.
  • Scholarship applicant must demonstrate financial need.
  • Scholarship applicant must be an education major or a current educator.
  • Scholarship applicant can be a full-time undergraduate or part-time graduate degree seeking student in good standing at the University of Houston.
  • Scholarship recipient must have a GPA in accordance with the standards set by the College of Education Scholarship Selection Committee.
  • Scholarship recipient may accept other scholarships and grants in conjunction with the Dr. Edward Taylor Scholarship.
  • Scholarship awards will alternate between an undergraduate recipient and a graduate recipient annually beginning with the first award to an undergraduate.
  • Funds can be used to cover expenses for tuition, books, fees, and/or supplies for the coming academic semester. Any expenses of a recipient in excess of the amount deposited must be borne by the student
  • Scholarship award is non-renewable. Scholarship applicant must apply each year.
  • Scholarship award amount is to be no less than $1,000 but no more than $2,000 each year.
Awards for this scholarship will be determined by the College of Education Scholarship Committee.

To Apply, please follow the Scholarship Application Process