2017 Scholarship Application

The 2017 AAHA Scholarship Application is available for download here.

Please note: The scholarship application deadline has been extended to Friday, March 10, 2017!! All applications must be in the AAHA office by 3:00pm on March 10th.

The 2017 AAHA Scholarship Renewal Application is available for download here.

2017 Scholarship Fundraising

If you are an apartment community, see how you can help to raise money for the scholarship fund. We have rewards for those communities raising the most dollars. Click here for more details.

Scholarship Information

alcarh college scholarship opportunities

The goal of the AAHA Scholarship Fund, Inc. is to promote the improved quality of life of its residents by increasing their educational opportunities. The Fund believes that an increased educational level leads to greater self-sufficiency and improved employment opportunities. Through the continued support of our members, our goal is to grow and offer more scholarships in the future and encourage more long-term honorary/memorial donations.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants for AAHA Scholarships must meet the following eligibility requirements:
  • Have a minimum of a "B" average in high school or college.
  • Expect to graduate in the Spring of the scholarship year from High School or have already graduated from High School
  • Must be accepted at vocational school, college, or university if not already enrolled.
  • Cannot already have a degree.
  • Must be listed as a resident on the current tenant certification at a member complex and have lived at that complex for at least six months. The only exception would be a property that is less than six month old.

2015-2016 AAHA Scholarship Recipients Map

Click here to see the state wide area map of our 2015-2016 scholarship recipients.

2016-2017 AAHA Scholarship Awards

We would like to inform you that 51 students in Alabama have been awarded an AAHA Scholarships to help finance their college education. Although some are new additions to the ALCARH scholarship family many are renewals, and all will receive $1500 for the 2016-2017 school year. We felt that you would be interested in learning about the perseverance and accomplishments of young adults in the state of Alabama. The following is a list of scholarship recipients for 2016:

Makayla Allen Albertville, AL
Kenneth Amos Dothan, AL
Whitney Appleton Moulton, AL
Taylor Bethune Albertville, AL
Jilliana Boyd Albertville, AL
Whiney Cale Bay Minette, AL
JaQuise Caldwell Birmingham, AL
Alanna Chatman Talladega, AL
Devin Clark Alexander City, AL
Shazzmi Cochran Camden, AL
Joshua Coffelt Deatsville, AL
McHenry Coleman Brewton, AL
Jacoby Crayton Northport, AL
Faith Destin Calera, AL
Jessica Dickerson Gordo, AL
Tiara Fields Midland City, AL
Genesis Gardner Mobile, AL
Julien Gratton Theodore, AL
Brandy Hammons Guntersville, AL
Lily Holt Russellville, AL
Tammy Holt Russellville, AL
Ta'Vion Jefferson Mobile, AL
Brianna Joiner Andalusia, AL
Caleb Kasinger Leesburg, AL
John Kirk Gordo, AL
Blakely LaVorgna Dothan, AL
ZaMaiya Lowe Madison, AL
Molly Mayfield Falkville, AL
Khalil McDonald Madison, AL
Emerson Miller Fairhope, AL
Mikayla Murphree Russellville, AL
Lauren Richburg Jasper, AL
Saporsha Riley Brewton, AL
Johnna Reeves Albertsville, AL
Taylor Robinson Madison, AL
Janeille Rollerson E. Brewton, AL
Jami Sanchez Huntsville, AL
Nicole Siggers Albertville, AL
Jayla Sledge Tuscumbia, AL
Tamara Smith Opelika, AL
Taylor Smith Morris, AL
Trekayla Smith Auburn, AL
Markisha Spearman Hamilton, AL
Imani Stone Greenville, AL
Blake Taylor Decatur, AL
Destiny Thomas Jackson, AL
Jordan Thorn Fairhope, AL
Robin Tucker Winfield, AL
Erica Valdez Russellville, AL
Lila Walker Moulton, AL
Tahge Washington Pell City, AL

In addition to winning the AAHA Scholarship, Julliana Boyd from Albertville, AL and Emerson Miller from Fairhope, AL are National CARH Scholarship recipients. This scholarship is worth an additional $1000 per semester and will be traveling to Washington D.C. to be honored for this accomplishment.

The Alabama Affordable Housing Association (AAHA) is an Alabama non-profit organization whose members consist of owners, contractors, architects, accountants, property management companies, investors, lenders, developers, various vendors and 766 individual apartment properties in Alabama housing approximately 95,000 residents.

The AAHA Scholarship Fund, Inc., a non-profit organization, was founded in 2000. Since its inception, the Scholarship Fund has awarded scholarships totaling over half a million dollars. All monies for the AAHA Scholarships come from donations.

The goal of the AAHA Scholarship Fund, Inc. is to promote the improved quality of life of its residents by increasing their educational opportunities. The Fund believes that an increased education level leads to greater self-sufficiency and improved employment opportunities. Through the continued support of our members, our goal is to grow and offer more scholarships in the future and encourage more long-term honorary/memorial donations.