The SURE™ Program

SURE Program at the C. T. Bauer College of Business


Why Study Microfinance?
Muhammad Yunus (right), won Nobel Peace prize with Microfinance in 2006.
Microfinance Projects In Houston and Surrounding Areas
Teaching financial literacy and entrepreneurship to small business owners.
Encouraging Financial Independence
Empowering Houston families through financial and entrepreneurship education.
Microfinance Program Honors & Awards
The program has been recognized by state and local officials.
Microfinance in India
Meeting local farmers and visiting schools.
Microfinance in Africa
Meeting local farmers and visiting schools.
Thank You to Our Partners
Energizing the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem.
Meet Our Graduates
Learn more about recent graduates of the Microfinance progam.


Read about the history of our program, or see frequently asked questions by students and potiential entrepreneurs. If you have any questions, please email

Research and Applications
Awards and Grants
Media Coverage
Partners of our Ecosystem
Program Graduates
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Student Organization

Microfinance Initiative at UH

Contact Us

Saleha B. Khumawala Ph.D.,

Robert Grinaker Professor of Accounting
Founding Director, Nonprofit Management and Microfinance