Scholarships, grants, and fellowship funds are forms of financial aid you do not have to pay back. These types of aid are available from various organizations such as senators, delegates, the federal government, community groups, departments, Howard University, etc. Deadlines for submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) information and other requirements vary, so be sure to read any information provided in detail if you are a domestic student. Howard University offers numerous scholarships to students.
The Howard University Freshman Scholarships are offered to incoming freshmen. The HUFS award criteria for incoming freshman may change every year. No internal application needed. Eligibility for merit-based awards is determined based on students' SAT/ACT score/high school GPA. HUFS awards will expire after 4 years of enrollment or if the undergraduate student graduates before completing 4 years.