Scholarship Foundation Houston
Scholarship Foundation Miami


The Battier Take Charge Scholars Program awards four-year $20,000 college scholarships to deserving young leaders from the greater Miami, Houston and Detroit areas. In partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Miami, KIPP Academy in Houston and Horizons-Upward Bound in Heidi and Shane’s home state of Michigan, Shane and Heidi provide at-risk students an opportunity to improve and impact their destiny through the power of a secondary education.

Take Charge Scholars have attended the following prestigious Colleges and Universities across the country:

Carleton College

Denison University

Eastern Kentucky University

Emory University

Ferris State University

Florida International University

Florida State University

Georgetown University

Golden Gate University

Northern Michigan University

Ohio Northern University

Prairie View A&M University

State University of New York

Syracuse University

Texas A&M University

University of Central Florida

University of Florida

University of Houston

University of Miami

University of Michigan

University of Pennsylvania

University of San Francisco

University of St. Thomas

University of Texas

Yale University