2024-2025 Scholarship Applications will open on April 1, 2024 and close on June 1, 2024 at 11:59pm

If you have any questions or inquiries about your application status, please email [email protected]
Fresno Housing and the Beyond Housing Foundation (formerly Fresno Housing Education Corps) administers three educational scholarships:

• Education Advancement Scholarship
• High School Equivalency (GED) Program Support in partnership with CalViva
• HAW Fifty-Six Scholarship and the Jim Aldredge Foundation Scholarship

These scholarship programs are designated to support the efforts of Fresno Housing residents working to attain higher education or participate in workforce training programs. The scholarship awards will be offered in 2 increments – The fall and spring semesters of the academic year.

To check eligibility and to apply,  click here.

A message from Fresno Housing CEO, Tyrone Roderick Williams

June 1, 2024, by 11:59 pm

Applicants must submit a completed Education Advancement Scholarship Program application online here, along with all items listed here including a personal written statement, letter of recommendation or support, and unofficial transcripts. All attachments must be completed for the application to be considered for award.*
*Please see the application for specific requirements for this program, which may vary

Here is a step by step video detailing the application process

If you need assistance completing this application, or for any questions, please contact us at [email protected].

Workshop days and times will be announced closer to the date of opening.

Recipient Profile: Rocio Chavez

Rocio Chavez, a new graduate from Fresno State has recently embarked on a career as a teacher and is working towards her own financial independence. As a student with limited income, Chavez says that the Education Advancement Scholarship from Fresno Housing made it possible for her to pursue her education in liberal studies and land her dream job as a second-grade teacher.

“Words cannot express how
meaningful it was to be a recipient
of the Education Advancement
Scholarship from Fresno Housing. Thank you all at Fresno Housing,
this support has made such a
difference in my life!”
Chavez shares.