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General Scholarships

Due Date Title Amount
04/21/2017 Congressional Black Caucus
(open to students with majors in the visual arts; preference will be given to African-American students)
$3,000.00
04/30/2017 The American Legion Legacy Scholarship
(available for children whose parents lost their lives while honorably serving on active duty on or after 9/11, as well as for children of post-9/11 veterans with a combined 50 percent or higher VA disability rating)
Up to $20,000
04/30/2017 The Elaine Chapin Fund
(this scholarship will provide funds to support the post-secondary education of students impacted by multiple sclerosis, either directly or as a family member)
$1,000
04/30/2017 E Waste Scholarship
You must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior or a current or entering college or graduate school student of any level)
$1,000
04/30/2017 All About Education
(for students 13 yrs or older)
$3,000
04/30/2017 The S.P.A.R.K.S Foundation
(offers scholarships to deserving children demonstrating financial need for Summer Science Camps, After-School Science Clubs as well as high school seniors planning to pursue a college degree in the sciences)
$500
04/30/2017 The Shawn Carter Foundation
(High school seniors, students with GED diplomas, undergraduate (2 year or 4 year) college students, and students at vocational or trade schools)
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05/01/2017 Dutch Crafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship
(Recognizes undergraduate students who draw upon their cultural heritage to shape their vocational aspirations, add creative value to their future employers, and serve their communities; do not have to be Amish)
$500
05/01/2017 Countdown to College Scholarship Signup
(for college-bound teens in grades 9th-12th; specific test scores, GPA, or class ranking not required)
$1,000
05/01/2017 Electronic Document Systems Foundations Scholarship
(For students pursuing careers in the document management and graphic communications industry)
$1,000 - $5,000
05/01/2017 Minute Maid Grand Slam for Youth Baseball.pdf
(must have participated in an organized youth baseball or softball program which could include but is not limited to T-ball, Little League, Pony League, Church Leagues, YMCA or Boys and Girls Club Instructional Leagues, City Sponsored Leagues, Select Teams. Elementary, Middle School or High School Teams, etc.; must not be a recruited prospective student athlete)
$5,000
05/01/2017 Sertoma's Scholarship for the Hard of Hearing and Deaf $1,000
05/01/2017 Sara Scholarship for senior girls
(Awarded to female high school seniors who plan to pursue a college degree and who demonstrate academic achievement, excellence of character, financial need and active engagement with the sport of golf. Skill in playing golf is not a criterion.)
$8,000
05/01/2017 Texas Nursery & Landscape Assoc. Education & Research Foundation
(awarded to horticulture/ landscape students)
$1,000
05/01/2017 BPCCA Black Professional Cowboys & Cowgirls
(high school senior; must attend an accredited four-year college or university)
$1,000
05/01/2017 Women's Southern Golf Association
(A female high school graduating senior who plays golf or has an interest in golf)
$3,500
05/01/2017 Women’s Army Corps Veterans Association Scholarship
(Applicants must be a child, grandchild, niece or nephew of an Army Service Woman, and must submit documentation of sponsor's military service)
$1,500
05/01/2017 The Houston Big Game Fishing Club Scholarship Program
(The candidate for a scholarship must be a High School or GED graduate. Preference will be given to students who are pursuing degrees in marine sciences or conservation)
Up to $5,000
05/01/2017 Texas Classroom Teachers Association
(Preference is given to students who are the first in their families to seek higher education and whose family incomes do not exceed twice the poverty level)
Up to $5,000 per year
05/01/2017 Texas Cattlewomen Collegiate Scholarship & The 2017 Pat Grote Scholarship
(Student must enroll in an agricultural related program at a Texas College or University)
$1,000
05/01/2017 Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors National Association Educational Foundation
(applicants should be planning in preparing for careers in the plumbing-heating-cooling (p-h-c) profession)
$2,500
05/01/2017 Audrey Owens Memorial Agricultural Scholarship
(The applicant must be a permanent resident of the State of Texas and an active participant in 4-H, FFA or Rodeo Team. They must also be pursuing a career in an agricultural field)
Not specified
05/01/2017 Don’t Mess With Texas
(All Texas high school seniors are invited to show us how much you care about keeping Texas clean and beautiful)
$1,000
05/01/2017 Women’s Army Corps Veterans Association Scholarship $1,500
05/05/2017 4.0 Tuxedo Give Away Contest
(High School Senior; at least 14 years of age or older)
Free suit for Prom 2017
05/12/2017 Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Scholarships
(Applicant must have competed at the UIL Academic State Meet any year of their high school career)
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05/15/2017 LPGA Dinah Shore Scholarship
(Must be a female high school senior who has been accepted into a full-time course of study at an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning and has played golf regularly for two years but not on a competitive collegiate golf team)
$500 - $5,000
05/15/2017 Interior Deluxe General Scholarship For Higher Learning
(Essay at least 600 words)
$1,500
05/15/2017 StudySoup Women in Technology Scholarship Program
(Currently attending high school (or equivalent) and will be attending an accredited university or college in the next academic year)
$1,000
05/15/2017 Get Girls Golfing
(Female, senior graduating at the end of the school year; must have played high school golf)
$1,500
05/15/2017 Bill Dickey Scholarship
(awarded to a high school senior who has demonstrated leadership and community service involvement; Participated in golf)
$1,000 - $3,500
05/19/2017 National Black Police Association - Alphonso Deal Scholarship
(awarded to high school seniors who intend to obtain higher education training in the academics of law enforcement, or other related areas)
Unspecified
05/22/2017 B. Davis Scholarship.pdf
(This Scholarship is available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any post secondary institution)
$1,000
05/31/2017 Inheritance of Hope legacy Scholarship
(awarded to a college-bound high school senior who is living with a parent who has a life-threatening illness)
$1,000
05/31/2017 Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship
(high school junior participant in individual or team sport sponsored by school or local club)
$1,000 - $2,000
05/31/2017 Leavitt Machinery (LM) Scholarships
(Be currently enrolled or expect to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September; have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline)
$500
05/31/2017 C.I.P. College is Power Scholarship
(open to students age 17 and older who are currently in college or plan to start college within the next 12 month)
$1,000
05/31/2017 Angel Tree Outreach
(Scholarships are available to graduating high school seniors (whose parents and or guardians are incarcerated or have been released within the last 18 months) in the greater Harris County and Fort Bend County Areas)
Not specified
05/31/2017 Facing Acne Scholarship
(Be a high school senior (home schooling is accepted) in the U.S; Have and maintain a 3.00 GPA)
$2,000
05/31/2017 The Association of LGBTQ Journalists – Leroy F. Aarons Scholarship Award
(awarded to an LGBT student who plans a career in journalism and is committed to furthering fair and accurate coverage of the LGBT community)
Up to $5,000
06/01/2017 The Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarship
(student must have involvement in golf-related interests and activities)
$1,000
06/01/2017 Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship
(applicant must be currently applying for entrance into Cosmetology/Barber School, OR actively enrolled in a Cosmetology/Barber program)
$1,200
06/01/2017 “Aspiring Fashion Professional” Scholarship Program
(awarded to students who intend to pursue a fashion related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college)
$1,000
06/01/2017 The 2017 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship
(open to all U.S. high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs)
$1,000
06/01/2017 “Aspiring Animation Professional” Scholarship Program
(awarded to students who intend to pursue an animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college)
$1,000
06/02/2017 Got a Spine
(must be attending college or university no later than October of 2017)
$500
06/02/2017 Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals
(applicants should be interested aviation and aerospace careers)
$1,000
06/19/2017 BigSun Scholarship....2017
(must submit an essay)
$500
06/30/2017 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship
(Open to all U.S. high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs)
$1,000
06/30/2017 Spokeo Connections Scholarship
(open to high school seniors heading to a post-secondary institution and college students)
$1,000
06/30/2017 Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship Award
(must be a high school, college or graduate student or a student planning to enter college)
$1,000
06/30/2017 The BBG Communications Scholarship
(Be between the ages of 16 and 21 on June 30, 2017 and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.)
$500
07/01/2017 Food Service & Hospitality “Hungry to Lead” Scholarship
(applicants should be future leaders in the foodservice and hospitality industry)
$500 - $2,500
07/10/2017 TADC Texas Association of Developing Colleges Urban Scholarship Fund
(high school senior demonstrating financial need)
$700 - $2,000
07/10/2017 TADC Urban Scholarship Fund.pdf
(must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen (permanent resident card I-551 front and back copy; Texas resident)
Over $500,000 in free scholarship dollars annually)
07/15/2017 Lending Tree Scholarship
(high school senior)
$2,500
07/26/2017 ERCA Community Contribution Scholarship
(High School students who have recognized a need or problem in their community and have determined a way to address the issue)
$5,000
07/31/2017 Gen & Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
(9th-12th grade; essay)
$2,500
07/31/2017 Flavor of the Month
(Tell about your favorite ice cream flavor, and you could scoop up a sweet $1,500 scholarship)
$1,500

 

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Feb/March 2017 Scholarships for African American Women varies

Jan/Feb

More Scholarships with Jan/Feb Deadlines

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Opens Mar. 1
(Deadline to Apply -  July 10, 2017)

TADC Urban Scholarship Fund Texas Association of Developing Colleges (must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen (permanent resident card I-551 front and back copy; Texas resident)

Over $500,000 in free scholarship dollars annually)

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James “Rhio” O’Connor Memorial Scholarship Fund (Essay Contest)

$1,000

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Fastweb’s Scholarship Directory (Fastweb's scholarship directory allows you to search scholarships by all sorts of categories!  It’s 100% FREE.  Join Fastweb TODAY!!!)

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Fastweb’s Scholarships for African American Students (These scholarships are typically awarded through schools, from notable African American advancement organizations, such as the NAACP, UNCF, as well as historically African American sororities, fraternities and foundations)

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Aircraft Electronics Association Educational Foundation Scholarship Program (awarded to students seeking careers in the aircraft electronics and aviation maintenance industry, as well as technicians from AEA member companies)

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Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships for Migrant Students
(The Geneseo Migrant Center administers a variety of scholarships, linked below, to offer financial assistance to migrant students who want to further their education)

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Applications will be available in March 2017

Houston Museum of Natural Science (HMNS) is offering scholarships for their 2017 Xplorations Summer Science camps.
(Summer camp scholarships will be awarded for students ages 6-12 as of Sept. 1, 2017 to attend camp at the Houston Museum of Natural Science or for students to attend camp at the Houston Museum of Natural Science at Sugar Land). 
http://www.hmns.org/education/summer-camp/scholarships/

The scholarship includes a full week of Before Camp, Camp, daily lunch, After Camp, and a snack.

TBA Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program $10,000 per academic year

Apply Now!

Applications are currently being accepted as of May 2016
Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program (TASSP) Student must enter into an agreement requiring a four-year commitment as a member of the Texas Army National Guard, Texas Air National Guard, Texas State Guard, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Merchant Marine or a commissioned officer in any branch of the armed services of the United States. Not specified
Check web Jean Evelyn Freshman Scholarship for African American Female Seniors $500
Check web Buick Achievers Scholarship Programs Up to $100,000
The last day of every month $2000 “No Essay” College Scholarship (Random monthly drawing)
Enter to Win!
$2000
2:00 pm on the last day of every month American Harlequin Corporation Dance Scholarship Program (must submit or vote for a video for the Harlequin Floors Monthly Video Contest) $250
11:59 pm Pacific Time on the last day of every month $1000 Every Month Scholarship

$1,000

11:00 PM EST on the last day of every month $2,000 “No Essay” College Scholarship 

$2,000

Last day of each month American Harlequin Floors/The World Dances Dance Scholarships

$250

Varies LSC Cy Fair Scholarships Varies
Varies Le Cordon Bleu Future Chef of America High School Competition (available to high school seniors who plan to enroll full - time at Le Cordon Bleu) Varies
Varies Ventures Scholars Program(open to underrepresented and first-generation college-bound students pursuing a math- or science-based career) $10,000
Varies National Center for Learning Disabilities Varies
Varies Executive Women International Scholarship $2,000-$10,000
Varies Cy Fair Educational Foundation Varies
Varies The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards Up to $10,000
Varies MALDEF (Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Forum) Scholarships Varies
Varies National Center for Learning Disabilities Scholarship Resources and Listings Varies
Varies Additional Listings of Scholarship Resources Varies
Varies ScholarshipGuidance.com Scholarship Database for High School Students Varies
Varies Discus Awards List of College Scholarships (updated constantly) Varies
Varies General Nursing Scholarships, Grants, and Financial Aid Varies
Varies Dental Scholarships, Grants, and Financial Aid Varies
Varies List of Scholarships for Students Without Social Security Numbers Varies
Varies Scholarships for Students with Disabilities Varies
Varies Project Working Mom Scholarship Program for Working Parents Getting Online Degrees Varies
Varies Navy ROTC Scholarship Programs  Varies
Varies List of Scholarships for African American Students Varies
Varies The Straightforward Media Nursing Scholarships $500
Varies Do A Good Deed Contest for students of all ages Free Computer
Varies FreeCollegeScholarships.net Scholarship Drawing for students of all ages $10,000
Varies General Aviation and Aircraft Maintenance Scholarships Varies
Varies American Legion Scholarships for Children of Military Personnel, Baseball Players, Eagle Scouts, Boys and Girls State Attendees, Orators, and Junior Shooting Sports Competitors Varies
Varies ROTC Scholarship Program (Air Force, Army ROTC, Navy-Marine Corps) Varies
Not specified College for All Texans Early High School Graduation Scholarship $2000 +
Not specified America’s Homecoming Queen, Inc. Pageant and Scholarships Varies
End of each month College Prowler Monthly Scholarship Drawing $2000.00
Monthly TG Milton G. Wright Scholarship $500
Monthly The Poem Place Poetry Contest for students of any age $1000

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Scholarships Offered Monthly - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/monthly-scholarships/
(These monthly scholarships are usually very easy to enter and are available every month!)

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Scholarships by Major - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/scholarships-by-major/
(Scholarships open to students studying specific majors)

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Scholarships by Age/Grade Level (Elementary-Graduate students) - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/age/

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Minority Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/minority/
(To help promote diversity, many scholarship providers offer scholarships for minority students)

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International Student Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/international-students/
(Scholarships open to international students who are already studying in the United States or hoping to come to the U.S. for their college education)

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Athletic Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/athletic/
(Some of the scholarships listed are for specific sports, while others are open to all student athletes)

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Gender Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/gender/
(Scholarships for Males  and Scholarships for Females)

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Military Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/military-scholarships/
(Scholarships for military service members, veterans, and military and veteran spouses and dependents)

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LGBTQ Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/lgbtq/
(Many of these scholarships are also open to LGBTQ+ allies)

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Scholarships for Parents - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/parents/
(Scholarships for single parents and parents that are still together)

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Religious Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/religious-scholarships/
(Scholarships for students of specific faiths)

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Disability Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/disability/
(Some scholarships are open to all disabilities, while others are specific about their disability or health condition requirement)

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Study Abroad Scholarships - https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/age/college-students/study-abroad/
(Scholarships open to students who will be studying abroad)

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General Graduate and PhD Scholarships

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