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.

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Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The purpose of the Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund (ASPSF) is to provide supplemental financial assistance to those single parents living in Arkansas who are pursuing a course of instruction that will improve their income-earning potential. Guidelines for the manner in which the scholarship may be used are at the discretion of each scholarship provider. Applicants must live in the state [...] More

Austin Alliance for Women in Media Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • AWM Austin is proud to award scholarships to college Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors studying media or a related field at a university in the Austin area (within a 40-mile radius from Austin). Consideration will also be given to students attending other colleges who graduated from an Austin area high school and maintain an Austin area permanent address. Applicants must have completed 60+ hours [...] More

BAFTX Susan Howard Community Service Award

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The BAFTX Susan Howard Community Service Award honors young adults who have shown initiative and tenacity in conceptualizing, initiating, and/or organizing a community service project. Applicants must be a resident of Texas or Great Britain, be between the ages of 11 and 21, and currently working on an inspiring community service project or have done so within the past 12 months. Consideration is [...] More

BAFTX Undergraduate Award

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The British American Foundation of Texas undergraduate award is intended for low-income families from Texas and is intended to alleviate the financial burden of funding college fees. Tuition-only scholarships are awarded for up to one semester for the fall semester. Current high school seniors and college students may apply. Students must be a resident of Texas, have a minimum 3.25 GPA, [...] More

BRAF Cheryl D. Conkling Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/7/2023
  • Amount: $12,000
  • Ms. Cheryl Conkling loved education and music. She excelled in them despite the physical hardships she suffered from gamma globulin anemia and hearing loss. Ms. Conkling was a brilliant student and graduated Summa Cum Laude from college. This scholarship fund supports students with hearing or other physical hardships who have demonstrated a love for education.

    This scholarship is only open to [...] More

Brook Hollow Golf Club Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2023
  • Amount: $6,000
  • Members of the Brook Hollow Golf Club have established a scholarship program to assist employees of Brook Hollow Golf Club (“BHGC”) or their children and grandchildren who desire to pursue higher education but require financial assistance to do so. Scholarship amounts are decided on a case-by-case basis, generally ranging from $1,000 – $6,000 per year. Funds may be used for tuition, fees, and [...] More

CBC Spouses Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: $20,000
  • For more than three decades the CBCF in partnership with CBC Spouses has awarded scholarships to talented and deserving students. Each year, we award more than 300 scholarships to students that demonstrate leadership ability through exemplary community service and academic talent. Our scholarship programs support current or upcoming college students across a variety of disciplines. African [...] More

CBC Spouses Performing Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The CBC Spouses Performing Arts Scholarship is for full-time African-American or Black students pursuing a degree in performing arts including, but not limited to, drama, music, dance, opera, marching bands, and other musical ensembles.

    Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident who is preparing to pursue, or is currently pursuing, an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral [...] More

CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The CBC Spouses Visual Arts Scholarship is for full time African-American or Black students pursuing a degree in visual arts including, but not limited to, architecture, ceramics, drawing, fashion, graphic design, illustration, interior design, painting, photography, sketching, video production and other decorative arts.

    Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident who is [...] More

Community Foundation of West Texas Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Community Foundation of West Texas scholarships are endowed funds within the Foundation. The application process will vary depending on whether recipients are chosen by a Foundation committee or by an external scholarship committee – please note the contact information included with each scholarship fund description. In all cases, scholarship payments are made directly to the educational [...] More

CPS Energy SAFE Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The CPS Energy Student Assistance for Education (SAFE) Program is designed to promote higher education for professional careers in public utilities by providing personal development through mentoring and a hands-on learning experiences through paid summer employment at the completion of the student's junior and senior year. Our SAFE internship program is open to highly-successful, incoming high [...] More

Dallas Center for Architecture Foundation - McDermott Traveling Fellowship

  • Application Deadline: 3/17/2023
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Through the Architecture and Design Foundation, AD EX awards a variety of scholarships and travel/research fellowships to support high school and college architecture students, as well as young architects just beginning their careers. The McDermott Traveling Fellowship is awarded for traveling studies in architecture; to research, develop, and disseminate knowledge of the built environment. 4th, [...] More

David C. Lizárraga Fellowship

  • Application Deadline: 2/26/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • Through The David C. Lizárraga Fellowship, TELACU recognizes graduate students who demonstrate the potential and commitment to advance TELACU's mission of building self-sufficient communities through economic empowerment. Applicants must be a first-generation college student, pursuing a master's degree in business administration or engineering (students pursuing other graduate degrees may also be [...] More

Dixie Youth Baseball Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2023
  • Amount: $2,000
  • 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. In order to be eligible, the applicant must be a senior in high school and have at one time played in a Dixie Youth Baseball league. There is no relationship between the award of a scholarship and athletic ability. Be [...] More

Dr Barbara Odom-Wesley Spirit of Achievement Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/14/2023
  • Amount: $3,000
  • The Spirit of Achievement Scholarship was named to honor Dr. Odom-Wesley for her commitment and passion for education and her beloved Alpha Kappa Alpha. Scholarship applicants must be African-American female high school seniors currently attending classes in the Tarrant County area. This scholarship may be used at any two-year or four-year college or university. Trade, technical and cosmetology [...] More

Education and Training Vouchers for Youths Aging Out of Foster Care in Texas

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The Education and Training Vouchers for Youths Aging Out of Foster Care in Texas provides financial assistance to help current and former foster youth ages 16-21 to begin, continue or complete post-secondary education and training programs. Youth participating in the education and training voucher program on their 21st birthday can remain eligible until age 23 as long as they are enrolled and [...] More

Excellence in Character Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/22/2023
  • Amount: $500
  • Oasis Connection Ministries, a 501 (c) 3 organization announces the 2022 Excellence In Character Scholarship Award. Under this program, two $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to two graduating seniors attending a high school in Dallas and Tarrant Counties, in the state of Texas. Children of Oasis Connection Ministries board members are not eligible to apply. The scholarship will be awarded late [...] More

Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 2/25/2023
  • Amount: $1,500
  • 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 Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/16/2023
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation offers scholarships to Houston area high school seniors for undergraduate study. To be eligible, applicants must: have an ACT score of 21 or an SAT of 1000; demonstrate financial need; be US citizens (permanent residents are not eligible); and, reside in the counties of Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery or Waller. [...] More

Hellenic Professional Society of Texas

  • Application Deadline: 12/31/2022
  • Amount: Varies
  • Each year the Hellenic Professional Society awards scholarships to qualified undergraduate and graduate full-time students. Applicants are eligible for a scholarship if they are currently attending or have been accepted by a college or university in Texas, have shown excellent scholastic performance in their corresponding field of study, and are of Hellenic heritage. The Society also accepts [...] More

Hendrick Scholarship Foundation

  • Application Deadline: 3/3/2023
  • Amount: $15,000
  • Having financial access to college does not guarantee success in college. To support our students, we provide ongoing guidance and assistance throughout their time in college. Students are awarded scholarships up to a maximum total of $15,000. Scholarship amount per semester varies based on GPA and credits, as well as whether the student starts at Collin College or a 4-year university. A typical [...] More

Hispanic Scholarship Consortium Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Hispanic Scholarship Consortium (HSC) opens gateways so students can reach their full potential. By eliminating traditional barriers to higher education and professional success, HSC cultivates leaders ready to meet our community’s most critical needs. What began as a small collaboration committed to scholarship is now a synergistic organization focused on the academic, leadership, [...] More

Kappa Zeta's Josie Washington Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Kappa Zeta's Josie Washington Memorial Scholarship is to be awarded to high school seniors who are considered "Unsung Heroes": students who have overcome unusual circumstances, performed humanitarian services or heroic deeds in the community, school or through their public or religious affiliations. Eligible applicants must be Dallas-Fort Worth residents, and plan to attend college/university [...] More

Kappa Zeta's Juanita Buchanan Undergraduate Academic Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Kappa Zeta's Juanita Buchanan Undergraduate Academic Scholarship is to be awarded to a high school senior (enrolled in dual credit college classes with at least 6 hours) or an undergraduate matriculating at an accredited Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex college or university. Eligible applicants must have a 2.85 GPA, have a 2.85 GPA, and reside in Dallas-Fort Worth. For more information or to [...] More

Kenneth H. Ashworth Fellowship Program

  • Application Deadline: 2/20/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • Applying for financial aid requires a little work on your part. But the fact is, you won't receive assistance unless you ask for it. And asking for it means completing a few forms. There are three very important things to remember about applying for aid: you only have to complete one financial aid application (either the FAFSA or the TASFA to start the process; the financial aid office at the [...] More

LNESC Ford Driving Dreams Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/6/2023
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Ford Driving Dreams Scholarship Program is intended to assist and encourage high school seniors from the North Texas, Houston, and San Antonio areas to pursue a degree at U.S. post-secondary institutions. Eligible applicants must: be a graduating high school senior; be a student planning to pursue full-time studies leading to a bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university in the [...] More

LNESC Macy's Emergency Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $500
  • The Macy's Emergency Scholarship Fund is a joint partnership between LNESC & Macy’s to provide financial resources to deserving students facing economic hardship and immediate monetary need that, if not met, could result in an inability to complete classes or a degree program. Emergency financial need resulting from the following will qualify students for funding such as change in family [...] More

Mary E. Bivins Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 1/5/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The purpose of the Mary E. Bivins Foundation Religious Scholarship Program is to educate ministers to preach the Christian religion. Scholarships are provided for an upper-level undergraduate or graduate education leading to a bachelor's or master's degree in a field that prepares the student to preach the Christian religion. Priority will be given to students intending to serve as pulpit pastors [...] More

Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd. of Japan Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2023
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Matsuo Bridge Company, Ltd. of Japan Scholarship will be awarded to a college junior, senior, or a graduate student pursuing a degree in civil engineering, welding engineering, welding engineering technology, or related discipline. Must be enrolled at least part-time at an accredited college/university in the U.S. and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Priority is given to residents of California, [...] More

Mike Lozano Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/11/2023
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Mike Lozano Scholarship is given annually to a graduating high school senior athlete from the northernmost 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle. A minimum 2.0 GPA is required and students must be interested in pursuing a degree in education and/or coaching for the purpose of teaching and coaching at the high school level upon graduation from college. For more information or to apply, please [...] More

NACME Scholars (Block Grant) Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $16,000
  • NACME is the largest provider of college scholarships for underrepresented minorities pursuing degrees at schools of engineering. NACME Scholarships make a significant impact on the lives of deserving students who ultimately become valued participants in the engineering and computer science workforce. NACME is responsible for over $5 million in scholarships awarded annually to underrepresented [...] More

NAJA Graduate Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • 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

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/12/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The National Association of Independent Automobile Dealers provides several scholarship opportunities for exceptional high school seniors interested in pursuing a career in the automotive industry. Encouraging and supporting education opportunities for future industry leaders is integral to our vision of a robust, ethical and professional used vehicle market. NIADA currently offers 5 different [...] More

Rebekah Assembly of Texas Irma Gesche Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2023
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Rebekah Assembly of Texas Irma Gesche Scholarship is available for a Texas resident to attend any accredited two or four-year college/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

Riding Forward Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Your story will inspire the future. Tell us about an African-American who inspired you and you could earn a $5,000 or $3,500 college scholarship in celebration of Black History Month and those who have inspired the next generation to make history.

    Regions will award scholarships to high school seniors who live in states with Regions branches and will attend an accredited college in the U.S. [...] More

Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Engineering/Geology Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2023
  • Amount: $5,500
  • The Rocky Mountain Coal Mining Engineering/Geology Scholarship is offered to students at a four-year school entering their junior or senior year. Students must be a U.S. citizen and a resident of one of the eight RMCMI member states (see website for details) and looking for a career in the coal industry. The scholarships may be given for up to two years.

    For more information or to apply, [...] More

Sid Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 3/15/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Sid Richardson Memorial Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for college and graduate education and post-secondary vocational training for children and grandchildren of eligible retirees and employees of businesses previously owned and operated by Sid Richardson and designated successor companies and organizations. There are no limits to the number of eligible family members who may apply [...] More

Society of Professional Women in Petroluem Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/25/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • Our Scholarship application consists of yes or no questions, short answer, an essay, and several document uploads. Before completing the application, please read below to ensure you are eligible and prepared. Please contact us via email if you have any questions about eligibility or the application process.

    To be eligible for the Society of Professional Women in Petroluem Scholarship, [...] More

Stars Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Stars Scholarship Fund awards scholarships to academically talented and highly motivated students who intend to pursue full-time undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degrees. Applicants can attend any accredited college or university of their choosing. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or a legal permanent resident with a permanent resident card or passport stamped I-551, be a permanent [...] More

Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2023
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Tall Clubs International 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. To enter, applicants must be under 21, entering college in the upcoming fall and meet the TCI height requirement minimums: 5'10" for women and 6'2" for men, barefoot. You must also find a local Tall [...] More

Texas - UK Award

  • Application Deadline: 1/31/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Texas - UK scholarship is designed for high achieving academic students with a financial hardship studying within the Texas education system that are intent on spending a semester of study at a UK-based university majoring in STEM or business. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, a resident of Texas who is enrolled in full time education within the Texas education system and must be [...] More

Texas A&M University - Century Scholars Program

  • Application Deadline: 12/15/2022
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The Century Scholars Program is a partnership between Texas A&M University and 110 under-represented Texas high schools to enroll and retain top students from each school. This program provides both scholarship funds and access to a four-year learning community that strives to help students develop during their time in college. Each scholarship includes a one-time $1000 scholarship to be used for [...] More

Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program (TASSP)

  • Application Deadline: 11/30/2022
  • Amount: Varies
  • The purpose of the Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program is to encourage students to become members of the Texas Army National Guard, the Texas Air National Guard, the Texas State Guard, the United States Coast Guard, or the United States Merchant Marine, or to become commissioned officers in any branch of the armed services of the United States. Each year the governor and the lieutenant [...] More

Texas Educational Opportunity Grant Program (TEOG)

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $31,832
  • Applying for financial aid requires a little work on your part. But the fact is, you won't receive assistance unless you ask for it. And asking for it means completing a few forms. There are three very important things to remember about applying for aid: you only have to complete one financial aid application (either the FAFSA or the TASFA to start the process; the financial aid office at the [...] More

TEXAS Grant Program

  • Application Deadline: 10/1/2023
  • Amount: $43,032
  • You and your family can choose from many different types of financial aid. 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. To be eligible for a TEXAS Grant award, a student must be classified by the institution as a Texas resident, be registered with Selective [...] More

Texas Urban Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 7/12/2023
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Urban Scholarship Fund is for 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 $2,000 for independent (private) four-year [...] More

The Pickard Scholarship Fund

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2023
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The 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 people. This scholarship [...] More

The TCA Gareth Morgan Student Teacher Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 6/1/2023
  • Amount: Varies
  • Student teachers enrolled in a Latin certification program in Texas are encouraged to apply for the TCA Gareth Morgan Student Teacher Scholarship. Undergraduate advisors should inform all student teachers of this scholarship.

    Applicants must be student teaching in Latin and must be maintaining a 3.0 GPA in Latin or classics, with an overall 2.85 GPA. Applicants must reside in Texas to be [...] More

Tommy Tranchin Award

  • Application Deadline: 3/26/2023
  • Amount: $2,500
  • The Tommy Tranchin Award was established at The Dallas Foundation to support students with physical, emotional or intellectual disabilities who have shown promise or passion in a chosen field of interest. Tommy’s family wants to recognize his creativity and adventurous spirit by helping other young people with disabilities develop their own talents and explore new opportunities. Please note that [...] More

U.S. Army Loan Repayment Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The Loan Repayment Program (LRP) is a special incentive that the Army offers to highly qualified applicants entering the Army. Under the LRP, the Army will repay part of a Soldier's qualifying student loans. Only specified Military Occupational Specialties (MOSs) qualify for the LRP. The Army will repay 15 percent of the outstanding principal balance, less taxes of the Soldier's student loans [...] More

WGA Celebrate The West High School Art Competition

  • Application Deadline: 4/30/2023
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Western Governors' Association is proud to announce "Celebrate the West", a regional art competition that challenges high school students to create works inspired by their state. The competition is open exclusively to high school students. Home-schooled students in that age group also may enter.

    Students must be in a school in Alaska, American Samoa, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, [...] More
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