About our Scholarship Program

The Ronald McDonald House Charities® U.S. Scholarship program was designed to provide financial assistance to eligible graduating high school seniors who face limited access to educational and career opportunities. Scholarships are awarded by the local Ronald McDonald House Charities® Chapter, with support from Ronald McDonald House Charities® Global and McDonald’s Corporation. Students are selected, and awards are distributed based on demonstrated academic achievement, community involvement/leadership and financial need.


First Name Last Name High School
Ajani Smith-Washington Debakey H S For Health Prof
Aliece Milton Hargrave High School
Ariah Watson Summer Creek High School
Briana Releford Carver H S For Applied Tech/ Engineering/ Arts
Chiwendu Owhochukwu Kipp Academy Middle School And High School
Danielle Nwosa Clements High School
Davion Zeno Reagan High School
Hausson Mitchell Barbara Jordan High School
Jada Davis Carl Wunsche Sr High School
Kayla Joseph North Shore Senior High
Lindsay Morgan Impact Early College High School
Myles Garriette Taylor High School
Olakunbi Kolawole Kipp Academy Middle School And High School
Olive Onyekwelu Taylor High School
Oluwatoyin Sokoya The Woodlands College Park High School
Ramani Talley Summer Creek High School
Rem Aitbouchireb Kerr High School
Samaria Burgess Taylor High School
Sara Washington Deer Park High School
Shania Baldwin Reagan High School
Sierra Gordon Conroe High School
Stephon Jones Cypress Woods High School
Tiara Tillis Victory Early College H High School
Tyree Jackson Carver H S For Applied Tech/Engineering/Arts
Xzavier Mouton Westbury Christian School


First Name Last Name High School
Anthony Pham Pasadena Memorial High School
Bao-Khang Ngo Alief Early College High School
Emily Jue Clear Springs High School
Glenda Cheng Harmony School Of Advancement
Jason Phung Davis High School
Kevin Nguyen Nimitz High School
Khiem Tran Kerr High School
Michael Tran Kerr High School
Sarah Vu Cypress Falls High School
Tianyin Xu Alief Early College High School


First Name Last Name High School
Alyssa Linares Lamar Cons High School
Andrea Govea Royal High School
Angel Ruiz South Houston High School
Angela Barsallo Cristo Rey Jesuit College Preparatory School Of Houston
Anibeth Cifuentes Lamar High School
Christopher Elizondo Victoria West High School
David Estrada-Arias Jersey Village High School
David Chapa Sam Rayburn High School
David Martinez Sam Rayburn High School
Edna Olvera East Early College High School
Edwing Reyes Dobie High School
Eric Muñoz The Woodlands College Park High School
Esveidy Luna Pasadena Memorial High School
Francisco Moreno Dobie High School
Hugo Gutierrez South Houston High School
Jackelyn Mendoza Conroe High School
Jasmine Zapien Klein Forest High School
Jessica Castillo Waltrip High School
Makayla Kunz Weimar High School
Maria Zavala Nimitz High School
Osman Quinteros North Houston Early College High School
Penelope Rodriguez Debakey H S For Health Prof
Saul Flores Kerr High School
Talia Guzman Klein Collins High School
Uriel Iglesias Sam Houston High School


First Name Last Name High School
Amanda Riddle New Caney High School
Ashley Cruz Victory Early College High School
Asia Eter Clear Creek High School
Brittany Pitcher Spring Early College Academy
Courtney Mack Ball High School
Diana Sanchez Taylor High School
Grant Wilhelm Dobie High School
Iqra Hosain Cypress Falls High School
Jennifer Koshy Stephen F Austin High School
Jonathon Mcnabb Cypress Ridge High School
Kali Simpson Porter High School
Katie Dickerson Spring Woods High School
Mackenna Shull Cypress Ranch High School
Nancy Vu Kerr High School
Randa Habazi Clear Lake High School
Robert Credeur Kingwood Park High School
Ryan Cabitac Cypress Ranch High School
Rylee Novicke Sealy High School
Samiha Elahi Cypress Ridge High School
Sindy Trejo South Houston High School
Thao Le Taylor High School
Theresa Pham Cypress Creek High School
Trevor Holland Weimar High School
Zander Tedjo Clements High School

Apply Here

If you are a high school senior planning to attend a two or four year college and reside in one of the counties in and around the Greater Houston/Galveston area please consider completing an application. Learn more about individual scholarships below.


This scholarship recognizes high school seniors of all heritages for demonstrating financial need and excellence in academics to pursue a higher education. Students must submit four short essays answering specific questions about their leadership experience, community service, etc, transcripts, financial need information, and a letter of recommendation

After you apply

All students who complete the scholarship application within the allotted time frame will be notified about the status of their application in April/May, via E-mail.  Winning scholarship recipients of the RMHC® U.S. Scholarship program will be notified about their award via E-mail.  Winning scholarship recipients will be invited to a luncheon (location TBD) in May hosted by the McDonald’s Owner/Operator Association of Greater Houston; students may bring two family members and their school counselor or teacher. Good luck!


                                    RONALD MCDONALD®
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