The Houston (TX) Chapter of the Links, Incorporated
The Houston (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated has served the Houston Community for more than 70 years. We are committed to leading the way to ensure our youth are academically successful. We have hosted annual workshops and receptions for graduating high school seniors, National Achievement Scholars, and provided financial support and mentoring to deserving students pursuing degrees at institutes of higher learning.
Since inception, more than $750,000 has been awarded. The program is supported by our chapter fundraiser, Boots and Bling, as well as donations from our corporate and educational partners and our chapter members. The Links Scholarship awards vary from year to year and award amounts are contingent upon the funding for the current year.
· Applicant must be a senior/home school student of African American descent graduating by June 2021
· Applicant must enroll as a full-time student at an 2 or 4 year college or university in the fall of 2021
· Minimum GPA – “B” average is preferred. If your GPA is lower than a “B” average, please share any issues or
If you have any questions about this scholarship process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please complete this online scholarship application by May 8, 2021, 11:59 pm. The following submissions are required: 1.) your high school transcript, 2.) two letters of recommendation (at least one letter from an educator- teacher, counselor, or school administrator from your high school) and someone from your community- minister, scout leader, etc.; and 3.) a recent photograph (head shot). All of the aforementioned items are required. Your application WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED, if your online application is incomplete.