The Howard University Freshman Scholarship (HUFS) Program is designed to assist accepted First-Time-in-College students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement throughout their secondary school career and have chosen to attend Howard University. Scholarships are automatically awarded on a first-come, first-served, basis to eligible candidates. A separate application is not required. Scholarships are awarded until all funds have been exhausted and not all eligible applications will receive an award.
Criteria:SAT = 1500 - 1600, ACT = 34 - 36, GPA = 3.75
Award: Tuition, Fees, Room, Board, $950 Book Voucher, & Laptop, Annual Renewal
Criteria:National Achievement Finalist Scholars who designate Howard as their First Choice
Award: Tuition, Fees, Room, Board, & $950 Book Voucher, Annual Renewal
Criteria: SAT =1400 - 1490, ACT = 32 - 33, GPA = 3.50
Award: Tuition, Fees, Room, Board & $500 Book Voucher, Annual Renewal
Criteria: SAT =1300 - 1390, ACT = 29 - 31, GPA = 3.25
Award: Tuition, Fees & Room, Annual Renewal
Criteria: SAT =1170 - 1290, ACT = 26 - 28, GPA = 3.0, or Ranked #1 or #2 in class
Award: Tuition& Fees, Annual Renewal
The SAT criteria used for scholarship eligibility is the combined score of the SAT Critical Reading and SAT Mathematics sections only, for a maximum score of 1600. The SAT Writing component is not calculated.
The GPA used for HUFS scholarship eligibility is an un-weighted GPA with on a 4.00 scale.
The HUFS scholarship only covers mandatory University fees for all matriculating students. This does not include housing application fees or deposits, or the enrollment fee.