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Junior Cadet Accessions Program (JCAP)TBD$2,400Students must be participating in a High School JROTC program to be eligible .
Sigma Phi Epsilon Balanced Man Scholarship For UTA$1,000Incoming male freshman attending UTA in the FallContact 832-321-4746 for website
East Montgomery County Improvement District Scholarship Program (EMCID)No Deadline$1,600Please see website for more detials…
U of H Downtown Scholars Academyaccepted year-round $1,500 per academic semester - $750 per academic semester Must conduct an on - site debate.
Performing Arts Council of North HoustonTBD$1,000 Applicant must be senior with a 2.5 GPA or higher. Applicant must plan to pursue a degree in one of the following performing arts: music, theater or dance. Applicant must have a minimum of two years participation at the high school level in one of the performing arts areas listed
Conditional Grant Program (Texas Department of Transportation)TBD$3, 0002 letters of recommendation, official transcript, letter of acceptance from college, HS senior at least 17 years of age and have applied to a college and/or university for Fall
College PeasTBD$400/PLUSBe a current high school student that Intends to enroll full-time at a four-year college. Have a minimum GPA of 2.0/4.0. Submit a short essay describing a special skill, talent or interest that helps you standout from your peers. The essay should be no longer than 100 words.
Young Mothers' ScholarshipTBDPlease see school counselor for detials....
Helicopter Foundation InternationalVarious Scholarships AvailableVaries with scholarshipMultiple scholarships available for students who wish to become commercial helicopter pilots and helicopter maintenance technicians.
Office of Student Financial ServicesVarious Scholarships AvailableVaries with scholarshipsee website for setials...
Italian Cultural & Community Center ScholarshipsVarious Scholarships Available $1,000 per year Have a minimum GPA of 2.0/4.0.
Everyone Can Afford Duke New Free Tuition ProgramVarious Scholarships Available FREE Tuition C seniors who have participated in college readiness program such as Upward Bound or College Forward are eligible to apply. Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, have at least a 2.4 gap and have financial need. Apply online
Do SomethingVarious Scholarships AvailableVariesPlease see website for more information…
Harvard University The ZERO to 10% standard ProgramVarious Scholarships Available FREE Tuition Must apply to Harvard University; families with a yearly income of $60,000 and below are eligible
Knights of Peter Claver & Ladies AuxiliaryVarious Scholarships Available Varying Graduating Senior; Applying to
Northwood University Freshman Academic Merit ScholarshipVarious Scholarships Available Varies Depending on SchoalrshipGraduating senior; applying to Northwood University; 3.25 GPA;25 ACT or 1150 SAT; top 10% of their class.
Prairie View A&M AcademicVarious Scholarships Available Varies Depending on SchoalrshipStudent must apply for admissions to Prairie View A&M
Scholarship Directory for African American Students ONLYVarious Scholarships Available Various Amounts Awarded Please visit website for more details...
University of Houston ScholarshipsVarious Scholarships Available Varies Student must apply for admissions to U of H
University of the Incarnate Word ScholarshipVarious Scholarships Available $5,000 - $12,000 Please visit website for more details...
UTSA Presidential Honors ScholarshipVarious Scholarships Available Varies Please visit website for more details...
Common Knowledge Scholarship FoundationVarious Scholarships Available Varies Depending on SchoalrshipPlease visit website for more
College Assistance Migrant ProgramVarious Scholarships Available Varies Depending on SchoalrshipPlease visit website for more details...
Student ScholarshipVarious Scholarships Available Varies Depending on SchoalrshipPlease visit website for more details...
Scholarships 360Various Scholarships Available Varies Depending on SchoalrshipPlease visit website for more details...
Texas Armed Services Scholarship ProgramApply online for deadlineup to $10000 per academic yearHS senior, US citizen, will graduate on the distinguished or recommended plan, GPA 63.0 or higher, SAT (1590) or ACT(23) or higher, rank in the top 1/3 of the graduating class. See website for more details…
Lawrence Technological University ScholarshipVarious Scholarships Available $4,500 - $18,000 Please see website for more detials…
Scholarship Directory for Latin Students ONLYVarious Scholarships Available Various Amounts Awarded Must be a graduating senior; admitted to a WACE institution (see website)
Texas Bible CollegeVarious Scholarships Available Varies Depending on Schoalrshipplease see webite for details...
Baylor University/ Collins ScholarshipTBDAwarded a minimum of $5,00Applicants must have a minimum combined critical reading and math score of 1250 on the SAT or a minimum of 28 on the ACT; have completed a balanced college preparatory program including history science, and a foreign language; be in the top quarter of their graduating class; and be a resident of the state of
TX High School Aerospace ScholarshipTBDTBDU.S. Citizens, Texas high school jumiors, interested and excited about STEM, committed to a one-year relationship with NASA , and Able to access the internet and email
Standout Student College ScholarshipTBDMinimum of $400Be a current high school student that Intends to enroll full-time at a four-year college,Have a minimum GPA of 2.0/4.0., Submit a short essay describing a special skill, talent or interest that helps you standout from your peers. The essay should be no longer than 100 words.
Your favorite Car ScholarshipTBD$500student must be between the ages of 16-22 on the day your application is due,be enrolled in a college, university, trades or technical school by no later than the Fall 2013, submit an essay answering the question. APPLY ONLINE
Eve's Addiction ScholarshipTBD$1,000Open to high school seniors and any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program. 500 word essay required.
Odenza Marketing ScholarshipTBD$500Must be between the ages of 16 and 25; submit answers to provided essay questions
Atlas Shrugged Essay ContestTBD 1st: $10,000 3 second places prizes $2,000 5 third places prizes $1,000 25 Finalist: $100 50 Semifinalist $50 no application required, open to students world wide (12th grader, college undergraduate, or graduate student)…please visit website for further details on submitting essay
Create Real Impact ContestTBD$500Open to high school and college students between the ages of 15 and 22. Submit a piece of art, music, creative writing, video, or a phone application that addresses the problem of distracted and reckless driving. 2.0 GPA.
Engineering Education Service Center (EESC) Poster ContestTBD$50 - $200“Engineering Innovation” is the theme for the Engineering Education Service Center’s poster contest. Must be 18 or older to enter. If under 18, a parent or guardian must submit your poster on your behalf.
John S. Martinez Leadership ScholarshipTBD$3,000Applicant must be a Hispanic junior or senior with 3.0 GPA or higher. Applicant must be a US citizen or legal resident.
Siemen's Competition in Math, Science and Technology Scholarship (University of Notre Dame)TBD$100,000Applicant must be African American, Native American, Or Asian Pacific American or Hispanic and be a citizen or permanent resident. Must have a GPA or 3.3 or higher, a financial need, leadership, community service and participate in extra-curricular activities. Apply online only
Women's Energy Network HoustonTBD Varies Female, High School Graduate, exemplary academic records and demonstrated leadership potential, plan to attend a accredited four year
Glaser Family Charitable FoundationTBDVariesFor students who combine academic promise with character and a commitment to their community. 80% of scholarships will go to Fannin County, TX residents; the other 20% is open to the nation.
Wendy's High School HeismanTBD Varies student must have at least a "B" grade point average and participate in at least 1 high school-sponsored sport, apply on-line
Young ArtsTBD $250 - $10,000 A fabulous book with hundreds of scholarships listed;
AES Engineers ScholarshipTBD$500See website for details…
CIA Scholarship ProgramTBD up to $18, 000 per year for tuition, books and fees Please see website for more details...
Susan G. Komen College ScholarshipTBD$10,000TX Resident, current High school Senior, must demonstrate financial need and a history of community service, minimum GPA
53 Travel Video ContestTBD$4,000Submit video that tells us about your proposed study abroad. If you are already an international student, the video can tell about any trip you would like to take.
American Academy of Neurology - Neuroscience Research PrizeTBD$1,000For high school students grades 9-12 who present a project or original laboratory research in the field of neuroscience.
Horatio Alger ScholarshipTBD up to $20,000 Students in grades 9-12 involved in community service or work
Carrington Dental Centre Scholarship ApplicationTBD$500Be between the ages of 16-22. Answer the essay question on website. Must be a resident of Canada or the United States.
National Security Language Initiative for Youth (NSLI-Y)TBDExpenses associated with programFull, merit-based scholarships for eligible high school students to learn less commonly taught languages in summer and academic-year overseas immersion programs.
The American LegionTBD1st place-$18,000 2nd place-$16,000 3rd place-$14,000Please see website for more information…
Coca-Cola Scholars ProgramTBD $4,000 - $20,000 Essay can be no more than 1000 words, essay must be the original work of student, essay must describe an act of political courage by a US elected official that occurred during or after 1956, must have a minimum of 5 sources, including 1-non-internet source. Please see website for more details...
DUCK® BRAND DUCT TAPE Jack - O - Lantern ContestTBD$1,000Entrants must decorate and/or accessorize a pumpkin (real or artificial) using duct tape. Ages 14 or older.
Gemological Institute of America ScholarshipsTBD$500 - $2,500For study at the Gemological Institute of America- either on campus or distance education courses. Applicants must be currently employed in the jewelry industry or planning to enter the field.
Hydrographic Society of America – Houston Chapter (THSOA – HC)TBD$500 - $1000Available to full-time students who are currently enrolled in a Hydrographic, Geomatic, Ocean Sciences or Geographic Information Science degree program and can demonstrate an interest in marine or offshore survey, mapping or positioning. Must be currently a resident in Texas or plan on attending a college in Texas
All-In-One ScholarshipTBD$1,000graduating high school seniors who are of Italian descent, to any degree on either side of parentage
Opera Foundation - AMERICAN-BERLIN SCHOLARSHIPSTBD$16,000 - and roundtrip to GermanyAmerican citizen or permanent resident age 18 - 30, beginning a singing career, to study at the Deutsche Oper Berlin in Germany.
HAZ LA U (MAKE THE U) Educational GrantTBD$2,500 - $15,000Must be of Hispanic heritage. Must answer three questions concerning your Hispanic heritage and your service to the community. High school Senior.
Heart of America Christopher Reeve AwardTBD$1,000Presented each year to an extraordinary youth who has demonstrated tremendous courage and compassion in serving his or her community. Nominations will be considered from September through October each year.
Hispanic Heritage Youth Award10/15/2015up to $3,000A current high school rising senior, graduating in the Spring of 2016, planning to enroll in college 2016-2017 , -of Hispanic/Latino descent (at least one parent), minimum of 3.0 GPA (on 4.0 scale) or 7.5 (on a 10.0 scale), willing to travel at own cost to the awards ceremony in your selected region (regional ceremnoy attendance is mandatory for students who are selected)
Ron Brown ScholarshipTBD$40,000Applicant must be an African American senior, U.S. citizen with a 2.5 GPA or higher. Applicant must plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college in the fall. APPLY ON-LINE
Association of Diving Contractors InternationalTBD$4,000Must be nominated by an ACDI member company to qualify for this award.
VFW Voice of Democracy ContestTBDAmount: Each state winner wins an all expense trip to Washington, D.C. where they will compete for a $30,000 national Audio essay contest where participants record their essays on an announced patriotic theme. Open to all students grades 9 - 12.
P.E.O. (Philanthropic Educational Organization) International - STAR ScholarshipTBD$2,500For H.S. senior women, 20 years or less. 3.0 GPA, citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States or Canada. Recommended by a P.E.O. chapter.
National Center for Women & Information Technology - Award for Aspirations in ComputingTBD$500Awards for young women at the high-school level, grades 9-12, for their computing-related achievements and interests. Check website to see if your state is eligible.
Spirit of Innovation ChallengeTBD$10,000For students age 13 - 18. Work in teams to create a commercially-viable product or service in the areas of Aviation and Aeronautics, Cybersecurity and Technology, Energy and Environment or Health and Nutrition
Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum Student Essay ContestTBD$50 - $100For grades 5 - 12. Answer essay questions on website which provoke ideas about citizenship and responsibility to do what is right to make the world a better place.
National Rifle Association Youth Wildlife Art ContestTBD$250 - $1,000For grades 1 - 12. Entries may portray any North American game bird or animal that may be legally hunted or trapped.
Montgomery County right to Life Pro-Life Essay & Video ContestTBDVariesPlease visit the website for further information...senior essay contest - grades 10-12 and junior essay contest - grades 7-9
Annie's Sustainable Agriculture ScholarshipTBDVariesStudents must be studying sustainable/organic agriculture.
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Undergraduate Transfer and Graduate ScholarshipsTBDVariesPlan to graduate from a US high school in spring 2015
Intend to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2015
Earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or above
Receive standardized test scores in the top 15%: SAT combined critical reading and math score of 1200 or above and/or ACT composite score of 26 or above
Demonstrate significant unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. However, we anticipate that a majority of scholarship recipients will be eligible to receive a Pell grant
Best Buy ScholarshipTBD$1,000High School Seniors; Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited U.S. four-year college or university for the entire 2012-2013 academic year; Major in a specified course of study that focuses on Engineering/Technology or select Design & Business-related programs of study; Be interested in pursuing a career in the automotive or related industries; Be U.S. citizens & have permanent residence in the United
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards - National Association of Secondary School PrincipalsTBDAmount: State winners - $1,000, National winners - $5,000 and an all expense paid trip to Washington, DC.Award based on community and volunteer activities. Grades 5 - 12.
Sphinx Competition for String PlayersTBD$2,000 - $10,000The competition is open to all Junior High, High School and College age Black and Latino string players residing in the U.S. All semi-finalists are eligible for scholarships in partner music schools, summer music camps and quality instruments.
Maryknoll Student Essay ContestTBD$150 - $1,000For students grades 6 - 12. Theme for essay:Write a letter to Pope Francis telling him how you or young people you know have courage, go forward and make noise to build a better world.
National Cosmetology Association - Sally Beauty ScholarshipTBD$1,000High school graduates desiring to enter the cosmetology profession.
National Rifle Association - Jeanne E. Bray Memorial ScholarshipTBDUp to $2,000 per yearFor dependent children of any public law enforcement officer killed in the line of duty who was a member of NRA at time of death and dependent children of any current or retired law enforcement officers who are living and have current NRA membership.
National Security Agency - Stokes Educational Scholarship ProgramTBDTuition, books, feesSAT-1600, ACT-25, High school GPA 3.0 or higher, demonstrate leadership abilities, U.S. citizen, must work for National Security Agency after graduation. Must major in computer or electrical engineering, computer science, mathematics or intelligence analysis.
Cancer Awareness ScholarshipTBD$5,000Student must be a spring 2013 Texas, High School graduate, who demonstrates leadership ability, financial need, and scholastic achievement.
Stokes National Security AgencyTBDFull 4 year tuition and fees up to $30,000Graduating Seniors; Applying to Lamar University
Texas Music Educators AssociationTBD$1,500 - $2,000please see website for more information…
We the Students Scholarship Contest2/5/17$1,000 - $4,000For grades nine through twelve. Answer the three questions on website related to the principles of the Constitution and the relevance of the Constitution today.
Women in Aviation, International ScholarshipsTBDVaries with scholarshipMust be member of Women in Aviation, International. Various scholarships listed on webpage - some are available to high school students.
Center for Alcohol Policy Essay ContestTBD$1,000 - $5,000Must be 18 yrs of age or older. Essay: “This year marks the 80th anniversary of the 21st Amendment. Has it achieved its intended purpose?”
1st Freedom Student CompetitionTBD$2,500Mirabeau Scholars receive a full scholarship for four years covering tuition, fees, room and board, and books. Applicants should be first-time-in-college freshmen (dual credit and AP credit are not disqualifying) with a minimum SAT score of 1250 (math and critical reading) or an ACT score of 28 and a (math and critical reading) or an ACT score of 28 and a record of demonstrated excellence in academics, leadership, service and/or creative
Association for Women in Aviation MaintenanceTBDvariesMust be a member of AWAM. For students interested in all areas of avaiation maintenance
amazonstudentTBD$5,000"Amazon Student, an Amazon Prime program for college students, will award $5,000 toward tuition and $500 to spend on textbooks at to 50 students through the new Amazon Student Scholarship. Please help us spread the word to students who deserve tuition assistance."
96 ScholarshipTBD$1,500Open to high school seniors or college students who are legal residents of the United States. Submit video about a driving experience from one of the choices listed on website.
UT- Texas Exes - Houston Chapter ScholarshipTBD $1,000 - $4,000 Applicant must be accepted to ro enrolling in an undergraduate program at an accreedited 2-year or 4-year college, university, trade school, technical school,or vocational school, or other 'eligible educational institution", must be a legal US resident,mus be diagnosed with ADHD by a licensed health care provide and submit documentation with application.
Chick and Sophie Major Memorial Duck Calling ContestTBD$500 - $2,000Students throughout the United States have the opportunity to compete for a scholarship in the World's Championship Duck Calling Contest. Qualifying contests deadlines vary according to State. Contest is in November of each year.
A. Poulin, Jr. Poetry PrizeTBD$15,000US citizen 18 & older who have not published a book of poetry. Costs $25.
CPAexcel Student Scholarship DrawingTBD$2,500Open to students majoring in accounting. Must be currently enrolled in at least one accounting course to be considered for this award.