Giving Back

Scholarships

Houston Safari Club Foundation is committed to furthering the education of students pursuing a career in conservation.

Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF)* proudly presents the Dan L. Duncan Scholarship Program.

HSCF annually awards scholarships to students enrolled in an accredited Texas university and currently involved in the study of Wildlife Management and/or Range Management. Since the program’s inception in 1999, 525 scholarships have been awarded, totaling  $2.25 million dollars. HSCF proudly recognizes and encourages students, who have exhibited academic excellence and exemplary character, through our prestigious scholarship program.

HSCF understands the future of conservation depends on the education of bright and gifted scholars who will work to protect hunter’s rights and wildlife conservation for decades to come. Many HSCF scholarship recipients have become thought leaders and game-changers in the conservation world.

*The Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) is a non-profit organization under section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. Donations to HSCF may be deductible, to the extent permitted by law. Please check with your tax advisor. EIN 74-2177975

Interested in Applying For a Scholarship?

Scholarships are awarded annually for those students currently enrolled in an accredited Texas university and involved in the study of Wildlife Management and/or Range Management.

Applicant requirements:

  • Course work hours qualifying as a junior at the time of application.
  • Must have a positive hunting advocacy viewpoint on wildlife management and land management.
  • Must be an active hunter.
  • Must have a 3.0 grade point average or better.
  • Must show good leadership abilities
 

To apply for scholarship please submit a packet with the following:

  • Introductory cover letter.
  • Resume.
  • Description of Coursework yet to be completed.
  • Official transcript.
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation.
  • Graduate students must Include Thesis project information. No more than 1 page.
  • Current photograph.

Packets must be received by the HSCF office no later than June 1. Applications received after June 1 will be applied to the following year.

Application Submissions:
Houston Safari Club Foundation
Attn: Dan L. Duncan Scholarship Committee
9432 Katy Freeway, Suite 350, Houston, TX 77055


2019 Scholarship Sponsors

 
Smith
BENEFACTOR
Bachmann
BENEFACTOR
Welker
SUPPORTING
PATRON
Cokinos
PATRON
Cunningham
LEGACY
Coale
GOLD
Rudy Nix
PATRON
 
Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) is a non-profit organization, exempt from federal income tax, under section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. The charitable deduction for contributions to HSCF is the cash amount of the contribution, less the value of goods and services received, to the extent permitted by law. HSCF EIN 74-2177975. Please contact your tax advisor concerning deductibility of any payments as business deductions. HSCF is an independent organization, is not affiliated with Safari Club International (SCI) or its affiliates and is not a chapter or affiliate of any other organization.