Texas Scholarships

College price tags can be daunting to students and their families. Luckily, plenty of scholarships and grants are available to those willing to apply for them. By conducting a free college scholarships search at Scholarships.com, you can find the financial aid you need to pay for your education. With information about your state of residence or college location, Scholarships.com can help you find scholarships and grants restricted to Texas students. Below are a few examples of awards you may find at Scholarships.com. For information about additional scholarship and grant opportunities available to you based on state and other criteria, you can conduct a free scholarship search at Scholarships.com.

Aileen Lee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: September 06, Annually
Aileen Lee Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen at the University of Oregon each academic year in recognition of students who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence throughout their high school career in leadership, service and academic excellence.

Applicants must be out-of-state students beginning their first year at the UO. Three men and three women will be selected and funds [...] More

Children of Disabled or Deceased Firemen, Peace Officers, Game Wardens, and Employees of Correctional Institutions Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The Children of Disabled or Deceased Firemen, Peace Officers, Game Wardens, and Employees of Correctional Institutions Scholarship provide a benefit to the children of eligible persons who have been killed in the line of duty prior to September 1, 2000, or who have been disabled in the line of [...] More

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
CBYX for Young Professionals is a yearlong fellowship, funded by the German Bundestag and U.S. Congress through the U.S. Department of State. The program annually gives 75 American young professionals the opportunity to study, work, and live with a host in Germany. The CBYX program consists of three phases: two months of German language school; four months of classes in your career field at a [...] More

Diamonds in the Rough Ministry International Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 03, Annually
The hope of Diamonds in the Rough Ministry Intl. is to empower women down the road of self-discovery and self-worth in Jesus Christ. The Diamonds in the Rough Ministry Intl. Scholarship is for high school senior females who excel in all things, including academics, community service, and extracurricular activities.

Applicant Eligibility:
- Female
- High School Seniors
- Minimum GPA of [...] More

Dixie Boys Baseball Bernie Varnadore Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: April 01, Annually
Outstanding high school seniors who have participated in a franchised Dixie Boys Baseball, Incorporated program and plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university may apply for the Bernie Varnadore Scholarship Program. Dixie Boys Baseball, Incorporated programs include Dixie Boys Baseball for boys 13 and 14 years old; Dixie Pre-Majors Baseball for boys 15 and 16 years old; and [...] More

Dixie Youth Baseball Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
From the very beginning, the leaders of Dixie Youth Baseball knew they wanted to develop a college scholarship program that would help former players obtain a college education. There wasn't much money in the beginning. The first eligible players graduated in 1961, one $500 scholarship and one $250 scholarship were awarded. And from its modest beginning, the scholarship program has grown to an [...] More

Dr. Dan J. and Patricia S. Pickard Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 01, Annually
The Dr. Dan J. and Patricia S. Pickard Scholarship Fund was established at The Dallas Foundation in 2004 to assist African-American male students in Dallas County. Dr. Pickard was an optometrist and founder of the Pickard Eye Clinic. Called "Magnum" by his patients, he believed that if you do something nice for someone and they do something nice for someone else, you can affect the lives of many [...] More

EMU National Scholars Program
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The EMU National Scholars Program is a four-year award that pays 30 credit hours per year (15 per semester) of out-of-state tuition differential.

Must be a new freshmen or new transfer student with a minimum 3.50 GPA and a resident of a state other than Michigan or Ohio to be considered. Freshmen recipients must live in university housing the first two years of this award.

For more [...] More

Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation, Inc. (Hereinafter Foundation) is a Masonic Program and is an appendant body to the Fort Worth Scottish Rite Bodies, a Masonic fraternity. The Trustees for the Foundation manage a Charitable Trust, the corpus of which generates funds that are used by the Trustees to fund charitable endeavors such as, a Literacy Program, contributions to the Texas Scottish [...] More

George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 21, Annually
Each spring, the Foundation awards 70 scholarships to Houston area high school seniors for undergraduate study. The award is $16,000 disbursed over four years, provided the recipient conforms to the requirements set forth in the award. The recipient may select any major at any four-year college or university.

Available to graduating high school seniors who reside and attend high school in the [...] More

Hatton W. Sumners Law Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Hatton W. Sumners Scholarship is a prestigious, nationally-recognized full scholarship program. Oklahoma City University School of Law is one of only two programs in the country to offer these awards. The award includes a renewable full-tuition scholarship, an annual book allowance and a small living stipend.

Sumners scholarships are designed to foster and encourage excellence in legal [...] More

Hispanic Scholarship Consortium Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: May 31, Annually
The Hispanic Scholarship Consortium seeks highly motivated student leaders with a clear vision for their future to apply for the HSC Scholars Program. The program goes beyond traditional services and offers empowerment through scholarship, mentorship and leadership and is open to graduating high school seniors, undergraduates and graduate students.

In partnership with numerous Consortium [...] More

Hope Pierce Tartt Scholarship
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The Hope Pierce Tartt Scholarship

Students must be residents of Harrison, Gregg, Marion, Panola or Upshur Counties in Texas for 24 months.

Applications must be submitted through the financial aid office of participating schools.

School must be non-tax supported college or university in Texas, or Centenary
College, Shreveport, La.

Student must meet scholastic requirement of [...] More

JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The JSU Alabama McGee Scholarship is for approximately $2,000. Any non-Alabama resident with 3.0 GPA; 28 or above ACT score or SAT score of 1260 or above may [...] More

Kenneth H. Ashworth Fellowship
Application Deadlines: February 20, Annually
The Kenneth H. Ashworth Fellowship Program provides financial assistance to students with financial need who are enrolled in graduate programs in public affairs, public service or public administration.

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:
- be Texas residents
- show financial need
- be enrolled as graduate students in public affairs, public service or public [...] More

Lubbock Area Foundation Scholarships
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The Lubbock Area Foundation offers a number of scholarships created through the generosity of individuals, families and businesses for which local area students can apply. The application process will vary depending on whether recipients are chosen by a Lubbock Area Foundation committee or by an external scholarship committee – please note the contact information included with each scholarship [...] More

Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd of Japan Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Matsuo Bridge Company, Ltd. of Japan Scholarship will be awarded to a college junior or senior, or a graduate student pursuing a degree in civil engineering, welding engineering, welding engineering technology, or related discipline.

All applicants must meet the following eligibility requirements:
- Applicant must be a minimum of 18 years of age.
- Applicant must have a high school [...] More

Migrant Farmworker Baccalaureate Scholarship
Application Deadlines: July 01, Annually
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to a deserving student with a history of migrating for employment in agriculture who has successfully completed one year of college. This support will cover expenses beyond what the youth is entitled to in federal/state and other scholarship assistance. This scholarship is designed to assist the youth in obtaining a baccalaureate [...] More

NAJA Graduate Scholarship Program
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
The National Association of Junior Auxiliaries, Inc. (NAJA) was established in 1941 with the purpose of uniting members "to render charitable services which are beneficial to the general public, with particular emphasis on children, and to cooperate with other organizations performing similar services." Today, the growing Association continues the focus of meeting the needs of children and youth [...] More

Rebekah Assembly of Texas Irma Gesche Scholarship
Application Deadlines: December 31, Annually
The Irma Gesche Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship available for a Texas resident to attend any accredited two- or four-year college or university. The scholarship is based on academic ability, community service, personal development and financial need. Applicant must submit a completed application along with a high school transcript, a typed letter outlining expected goals to be reached as a [...] More

Rey Feo Scholarship, Inc.
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
The Rey Feo Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage students in completing
and advancing their college education. The program is directed specifically to San Antonio and
surrounding area students with career advancement in mind. The Rey Feo Scholarship Program is sponsored and administered by Rey Feo Scholarship, Inc. a non-profit corporation of LULC Council No. 2, an Original [...] More

Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
The Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Institute Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to full time students in their junior and senior year who's intended career is in mining related industries. A resident from each of the RMCMI member states is selected from among acceptable institutions. The scholarships are extended through tuition credit for the recipient's senior year, or post graduate, [...] More

Sid Richardson Memorial Fund
Application Deadlines: March 31, Annually
Those eligible to apply for a Sid Richardson Memorial Fund Scholarship are direct descendants (children or grandchildren) of persons who qualified for early retirement, normal retirement, disability retirement or death benefits from The Retirement Plan For Employees of Bass Enterprises Production Co.; or are direct descendants of persons presently employed with a minimum of three years full-time [...] More

Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships
Application Deadlines: February 15, Annually
Are you under 21 years of age and about to start college in the fall? If so, you may be in luck! TCI annually awards student scholarship(s) of up to $1,000 each to tall students who are under 21 years of age and attending their first year of college in the following fall.

What are the requirements?
-You must be under 21
-You must be entering college in the upcoming fall
-You must also meet [...] More

Texas A&M University-Century Scholar Award
Application Deadlines: December 01, Annually
The Century Scholars Program (CSP) is a partnership between Texas A&M University and 108 high schools throughout the state of Texas. Established during the 1999-2000 academic year, the Century Scholars Program is an academic scholarship and retention program seeking to increase the number of enrolled and retained students from under-represented Texas high schools. The program serves as a [...] More

Texas Classical Association Scholarships
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The TCA offers four scholarships. Applications for these scholarships are posted online at http://www.txclassics.org/?page=scholarships when ready:

TCA Professional Scholarship

All teachers and professors are greatly encouraged to apply for the $500 TCA Professional Scholarship. This scholarship is intended to support projects undertaken by members of the association who have at least two [...] More

Texas Educational Opportunity Grant Program
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Texas Grant II Program (TGII) provides grant aid to financially needy students enrolled in Texas public two-year colleges.

To be eligible for this award, applicants must:
- Be Texas residents
- Show financial need
- If applying for a first-time award, have a family contribution of no more than $2,000
- Register for the Selective Service or are exempt from this requirement
- Are [...] More

Texas Public Educational Grant Program
Application Deadlines:
The Texas Public Educational Grant Program is a need-based financial aid program available to students at Texas public colleges or universities. To apply, you must complete the FAFSA.

To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Are Texas residents, non-residents or foreign students
- Show financial need
- Register for the Selective Service or are exempt [...] More

Texas State AFL-CIO Scholarships
Application Deadlines: January 31, Annually
The Texas AFL-CIO Scholarship Program offers $1,000 grants to entering college students who are members of affiliated unions in Texas or who have a parent or legal guardian who is a member.

Criteria for awards include academic achievement, extracurricular activities, performance on a written exam about labor unions (materials provided), personal interviews and financial need.

For more [...] More

Texas Students in Foster/Residential Care Exemption Program
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The Students in Foster or other Residential Care (Foster Care/Adoption Exemption) was established to provide college financial assistance to students who were in foster care when they turned 18 years of age or who were in foster care and eligible for adoption as of their 14th birthday.

Who can apply?
Individuals who:

-Have been in the care or conservatorship of the Texas Department of [...] More

Texas Toward EXcellence Access & Success (TEXAS) Grant
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The Texas Legislature established the TEXAS (Towards EXcellence, Access and Success) Grant to make sure that well-prepared high school graduates with financial need could go to college.

Who can apply? Students who...

For an initial award
- Are Texas residents
- Have not been convicted of a felony or crime involving a controlled substance
- Show financial need
- Register [...] More

Texas Urban Scholarship
Application Deadlines: July 07, Annually
The Urban Scholarship Fund is for Texas residents who are also U.S. citizens, graduating high school seniors, new and/or returning college students attending any accredited nonprofit public or independent two or four-year college/university or technical school. Annual awards are $700 for community college, junior college, and technical college; $1,000 for public four-year college/university; and [...] More

THC Preservation Fellows Program
Application Deadlines: February 28, Annually
The Preservation Fellows is a new internship program created by the THC Commissioners to build interest in and awareness of historic preservation among young adults from diverse cultural backgrounds. The program's goal is to provide financial aid, employment and professional role models for a new generation of leaders in historic preservation who will represent the changing face of Texas.

For [...] More

The Estelle Beaumont Ellison Scholarship Fund
Application Deadlines: March 01, Annually
The Estelle Beaumont Ellison Scholarship Fund was created through an endowment by Ellison, who actively contributed to their community, showing great concern for young people and giving generously to numerous charities that benefited children. The scholarships in the fund will be awarded in two categories, those of Individual Seminary Scholarships, available for persons canonically resident in [...] More

The Goss-Michael Foundation Texas Art Scholarship
Application Deadlines: March 30, Annually
The Goss-Michael Foundation is extending a scholarship opportunity to all Texas high school graduating seniors who would like to pursue a college education in visual arts. This is a merit based scholarship in the amount of $5,000 that will be given directly to the student’s chosen college or university upon acceptance.

Selection is based on artistic achievement, scholastic achievement, [...] More

The Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant
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In order to qualify for the Heidelberg College Out Of State Grant, the applicant must be resident of a state other than Ohio and attend Heidelberg College. This grant is renewable for four years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress. For more information, please visit http://www.heidelberg.edu/financialaid/futurestudent/scholarships [...] More

The National Housing Endowment/Herman J. Smith Scholarship
Application Deadlines: May 02, Annually
The National Housing Endowment/Herman J. Smith Scholarship was created to honor Herman J. Smith and his lifelong commitment to the housing industry and the education of future generations of home builders.

Smith, a builder and developer in Tarrant County, Texas, and surrounding areas held numerous leadership positions in state and local home builder associations and as President of the [...] More

W. Price Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Application Deadlines: February 01, Annually
Each year, the Texas Restaurant Association awards the W. Price Jr. Memorial scholarship to students with a growing passion for the foodservice industry. The scholarship is named for W. Price Jr., the first executive director of the Texas Restaurant Association who served from 1953 until 1974. Two scholarships for $5,000 are awarded to students attending a four-year university or a culinary [...] More

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