Atlantic Housing Foundation has a strong commitment to education and hope to make a difference by providing academic and housing scholarships to students from low income families. We firmly believe that education provides a proven avenue to break the cycle of poverty. Although these scholarships are available to anyone, applicants that live on an Atlantic Housing property will be considered first. There are 5 types of scholarships available:
Sharon Murphy Excellence in Education Scholarship – Atlantic Housing has a strong commitment to education and a desire to encourage and assist students who have the potential of becoming outstanding teachers. These scholarships will award each student $2500 per semester to be used towards tuition, books and other education related expenses.
Sharon Whaley Scholarship for Educators – This scholarship is for students majoring in special education, Education E-6, Secondary Education, or a Masters program Curriculum and Instruction. Recipients are awarded $2500 per semester to be used towards tuition, books and other education related expenses.
Bart Marantz Legacy Scholarship – This scholarship is for students majoring in the arts. Recipients are awarded $1500 per semester, which can be used towards tuition, books and educational expenses.
Academic – $1500 per semester to go toward education related costs
University Housing Scholarship – AHF offers housing scholarships for students attending Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, TX, the University of North Texas and Texas Women’s University, both in Denton, TX and Texas State University in San Marcos, TX.
For additional information or to download an application please visit www.atlantichousing.org or click on the link below. Academic and Housing scholarships are limited, based upon funds and availability.