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Scholarship Programs

Clean Slate E3 Scholarship Program

Program Information: The Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh (HACP) is committed to improving the lives of its residents through education. To this end, we have created a youth scholarship program administered through the Authority's non-profit foundation Clean Slate E3. Students are eligible to receive scholarship installments, in the amount of up $4,000 per year (with the possibility for a partial match provided from NEED) for a period of up to four years.

Program Requirements: Clean Slate E3 is currently offering annual scholarships to qualified public housing residents. The program is limited to residents of Low-Income Public Housing or residents of the Section 8/ Housing Choice Voucher Program. Additional requirements of the Clean Slate E3 Scholarship Program include:

  • A cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 for graduating high school seniors; and a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 for college students applying for annual scholarship renewal; 
  • Proof of full-time enrollment status in an accredited college, university, community college or an accredited trade or technical; and, for first-time applicants, a formal letter of acceptance; and,
  • Applicants are required to provide copies of a variety of documents, including a complete high school transcript, and the letter of acceptance. Returning applicants must provide their most recent transcript and their schedule for the upcoming year of school.

Apply for the Clean Slate E3 Scholarship: Download the 2018/ 2019 Clean Slate E3 Scholarship Application

Applications Must be Received by: Friday, June 15, 2018

How to Contribute to Clean Slate E3: To learn more about future HACP fundraising activities, or to contribute to Clean Slate E3, please contact the HACP Community Affairs Department at 412-456-5058.

Please Note: The official registration and financial information of Clean Slate E3, Inc., may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free within Pennsylvania 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

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Clean Slate E3 relies upon the support of direct contributions from HACP employees, community-minded organizations and business to provide financial support for the Clean Slate E3 program. Donations are accepted throughout the year. Inquire at: cleanslatee3@gmail.com or 412-456-5058. 

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To review a listing of alternative scholarship opportunities, please review our Scholarship Resource Guide.