The Houston Association of Government Guaranteed Lenders (HAGGL) has endowed two scholarships – at the University of Houston and the University of Texas.  These scholarships provide financial assistance to students majoring in finance of a related business major.


In November of 2012, the HAGGL Scholarship Endowment was created in the C.T. Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston with a gift of $25,000. This scholarship was created to support a student seeking a career in business at the University of Houston.

John H. Runge

In March of 2007, HAGGL created the John H. Runge Endowed Scholarship in the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas in Austin. The scholarship was created with the support of the Runge family, to honor the memory of John H. Runge. John was a long-time Houston SBA Professional, a graduate and former football player at the University of Texas and one of the founders of HAGGL.