Guardino Affordable Housing Scholarship

We believe kids do better when they’re in stable, affordable homes where we can help them dream big for their future careers.

The Guardino Affordable Housing Scholarship is a $3,000 award given out to four students living in affordable housing and attending college in the fall.

“This scholarship doesn’t just help my education and success – it saves my family the extra stress as they wonder how to send their own daughter to college.”

Sumayia Hakim, 2018 awardee

Sumayia Hakim, one of the 2018 awardees of the Guardino Affordable Housing Scholarship – see her tell her story at our 2019 Investor Briefing.

How to Apply

The Guardino Affordable Housing Scholarship application period is closed for 2020.


About the Scholarship

Created in 2013, the Guardino Affordable Housing Scholarship is named after Leslee and Carl Guardino, two of Housing Trust’s founders and unwavering champions of affordable housing for everyone in Silicon Valley. The scholarship is another way to help students who have grown up in affordable housing further their goals for their future careers.