Lottie Lee Memorial Scholarship, National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) – Delaware Chapter

Scholarship Overview: High school senior who resides in subsidized housing and will pursue a degree program at a 2 or 4-year college/university next fall.

Deadline Date: June 1, 2023
Scholarship Details:

Students who live in subsidized housing defined as Project Based Section 8, Rural Development Section 515, Housing Choice Vouchers, Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC), Delaware State Rental Assistance Program (SRAP), Public Housing, Habitat for Humanity Home, Self Help Homeownership Program, or USDA Rural Development Homeownership Program at time of application and provide a copy of certification form from housing manager.

Be a graduating high school senior from a Delaware high school and have 2.5 minimum cumulative GPA.
Two letters of recommendation are required: one from a person in authority from the high school and one from a community leader. Must submit a 500-word essay and list extracurricular activities in school and the community.
Judging is based 60 percent on written application (academic performance and extracurricular activities) and 40 percent on essay.

Application Requirements: GPA, Essay, Letter of Recommendation(s)

Award Amount: 1,000

Website/URL: http://www.denahro.org

Contact Phone Number: 302-252-7531

Submission Email: paula@denahro.com
Additional Contact & Submission Information:

P.O. Box 7045
Newark, DE 19714-7045


Eligibility: Financial Need
Profession/Major: Open to All
Grade Level: High School

Institution Type: 4-year college, 2-year college
Other: Renewable