Niche College Scholarship

NLHA Education Fund Scholarship

April 12, 2024
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

The NLHA Education Fund, a 501(c)(3) organization, aims to support education by providing grants and scholarships to low-income individuals in federally assisted rental housing associated with the National Leased Housing Association (NLHA). NLHA, a nonprofit organization committed to the development and preservation of safe and affordable rental housing, established the fund in 2007.

Scholarship Details

  • Four types of scholarships available.
  • Recognition for a major affordable rental housing provider.
  • Three scholarships in memory of dedicated housing professionals.
  • Application deadline: April 12th, at 5:00 pm ET.
  • Online applications accepted from November 1st.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Residents of privately owned federally assisted low-income housing (e.g., Section 8, low-income housing tax credits).
  • Recipients of Section 8 voucher assistance.
  • Must demonstrate both merit and financial need.

Application Process

  1. Visit the provided link for electronic application submission.
  2. Follow the step-by-step instructions for the application process.
  3. Select the scholarship you wish to apply for.
  4. Complete the online application and short answer including any essays or other information requested.
  5. It is a good idea to remind your teachers, employers, school, housing provider, etc. of the deadline and how to contact you if they have any difficulties providing the information.
  6. Application deadline: April 12th, at 5:00 pm ET.
  7. Online applications accepted from November 1st.

We encourage students to apply and seize this opportunity to enhance their education. The NLHA Education Fund is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families in federally assisted housing, making this scholarship a valuable resource for those in need. Scholarship Search