What is the Marvy Finger Family Foundation Scholarship?
The Marvy Finger Family Foundation Scholarship is an opportunity for Houston ISD graduating seniors who are interested in a career and technical education pathway. The scholarship covers the cost of a recipient’s tuition, fees, books, and program equipment for two academic years at an approved Houston-area Community College.
If I receive the Marvy Finger Family Foundation Scholarship which schools can I attend?
Scholarship recipients may choose to enroll in a local community college including Houston Community College and San Jacinto College.
What kind of factors does this scholarship consider for selection process?
Each application is evaluated based on the applicant’s interest in a career and technical program, grades, extracurricular activities, and financial need.
How may the scholarship funds be used?
Scholarship funds can be used toward any educational expenses.
What is NOT covered by the Marvy Finger Family Foundation Scholarship?
The scholarship does NOT include transportation to and from school, food cost, or housing.
What do I have to do if I am awarded a scholarship?
- Complete the approved degree/certificate program within two years of acceptance
- Submit a copy of your unofficial transcript at the end of each semester
- Submit a copy of your student account summary upon registration each semester
- Maintain your program required GPA.
How do I get an application?
You can download & print the application from this website.
When can I apply for this scholarship?
Graduating seniors can apply and submit applications by the deadline, which is Friday, February 24, 2023.