Pay It Forward Scholarship

The Pay It Forward scholarship is a merit-based award for first-generation college students. The scholarship provides support to THF alumni with financial assistance for their academic and career pursuits in the media & entertainment, advertising, and tech industries.

This $2,500* scholarship is funded solely by THF alumni, family, and friends…we hope you will support this important scholarship today! Learn more here.

Click here to donate to the Pay It Forward scholarship.


Scott Weiss Scholarship

Congratulations to the Scott Weiss Scholarship 2018 recipients…learn more about them here!

The Scott Weiss Scholarship, named for T. Howard Foundation Founder and Chairman Emeritus, provides THF alumni with financial assistance for their academic and career pursuits. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of merit as defined by the Foundation. It is intended to provide assistance with tuition, required textbooks and/or expenses related to career development, including conferences sponsored by professional organizations and/or professional development workshops that help prepare recipients for a career in the media and entertainment industry.

Scholarship awards are $2,500 each.

The 2018 application is now closed. It will reopen in mid-September 2019.


Scholarship FAQs

Read the FAQs for more information on who is eligible to apply, the application process, when decisions are made, and much more.


*The Pay It Forward scholarship award is based on the amount raised.