Returning Applicants

Scholarship recipients are emailed in March of each year with instructions for how to re-apply for a HEF scholarship.  

Scholarship recipients from the Class of 2016 and beyond must re-apply and meet the following minimum criteria to be considered for a returning $500 scholarship.  They must also submit the proper items listed on the renewal form by the set deadline.  No late submissions will be accepted.

For questions, please contact the President of HEF at


  • 2.5 gpa or better
  • Copy of unofficial transcript
  • 1 letter of recommendation from a community member, professor, employer (may not be a relative)
  • 1 page letter telling HEF what you are doing, what you are studying and what you are involved in
  • Payment Request Form completed
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