General Scholarships

The scholarships listed are provided for information only; no endorsement of any scholarship implied.
Due Date Title Amount
Varies AES Engineering Solutions.pdf Varies
Varies Education and Training Vouchers for Youths Aging Out $5,000
Varies Early Childhood Education Scholarships varies
Varies Cirkled in The No Sweat Scholarship.pdf Varies
Varies Dana M. Pettaway Servants Scholarship.pdf Varies
Varies Children of Disabled or Deceased Firemen, Peace Officers, Game Warden & Employees of Correctional Institutions Scholarship varies
Varies Education and Training Vouchers for Youths Aging Out of Foster Care in Texas $5,000
Varies GLP Foundation Scholarship
(To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of GLP, we asked educators across Michigan and Texas to nominate the most deserving students for $1,000 scholarships to be used toward their college education. We will be giving out a total of $50,000 in scholarships & we need YOU to help us find the special students who deserve it.) The process is simple, throughout the year GLP will be choosing special students to receive a scholarship. Fill out this form online to nominate a student. Nominate a Student:
2/10/20 Cy- Fair Women's Club Scholarship
(The Cy-Fair Women's Club is offering college scholarships to male and female seniors who reside in Cypress Fairbanks ISD boundaries and are graduating at any CFISD high school, home school or private school -- and plan to attend, on a full-time basis, an accredited two or four-year college, university or technical school.)
2/14/20 ACET (Association For Compensatory Educators of Texas
(Graduating high school students and paraprofessionals may apply.)
2/15/20 National Co-op Scholarship Program up to $50,000
2/17/20 George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation $18,000/ 4 year
2/17/20 Womens Cyber Security Scholarships
(Must be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance. B) You may be a senior in high school, an undergraduate student, graduate or post graduate student to be eligible. C) GPA must be at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or an analogous rank based on a comparable scale).
$1,000 - $6,000
2/19/20 Latino History Essay Competition $1,000-$2,500
2/19/20 Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition unspecified
2/20/20 AMS Minority Scholarship $6,000 ($3,000 per yr)
2/20/20 The Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship
(The Vegetarian Resource Group each year will award $20,000 in college scholarship money to graduating U.S. high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities).
$10,000 & $5,000
2/21/20 Society of Petroleum of Engineers for the Gulf Coast
(Be a graduating high school senior, Be planning to study science or engineering as a freshman in college next year, Have a permanent address in one of the 29 counties in the Gulf Coast Section, Be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident)
2/22/20 Houston Saengerbund Scholarship Program $1,000-$5,000
2/27/20 Caffarelli Scholarship
(be a young man; be a high school male senior; demonstrate good character; demonstrate financial need; plan to attend a college, community college or university located in Texas; plan to earn a bachelor’s degree, not a vocational certificate)
up to $5,000
2/28/20 Out for Education LGBTQIA+ Scholarship unspecified
2/28/20 Gulf Coast Educators Federal Credit Union $500 per sem/4 year
2/28/20 Texas-Oklahoma Kiwanis Foundation “Sophomore of the Year
(These scholarships are available to sophomores in Texas and Oklahoma.)
2/29/20 Sweet and Simple Scholarship $1,500
2/29/20 Courage to Grow
To apply, students must be a U.S. high school junior or senior OR college student with a minimum GPA of 2.5.)
2/29/20 Divorce Stigma Scholarship
(Applicants must be currently enrolled or about to attend an accredited community college, undergraduate, or graduate program within the United States; Applicants must have a minimum current GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; The applicant must write a 750 word essay explaining how a divorce experience produced a positive outcome for those involved.)
3/1/20 American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program
(Be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian; Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident; Be a full-time student at a high school or accredited college, university, or community college; Demonstrate high academic achievement in chemistry or science (Grade Point Average 3.0, "B" or better)
3/1/20 Create a Greeting Card
(Must be 14 years or older at time of entry and be enrolled in High School, College, University or Homeschool.)
3/1/20 SEG Scholarships
(Is a high school senior planning to attend college next year or an undergraduate or graduate college student; Has above average grades; Is intending to pursue a college curriculum directed toward a career in applied geophysics.)
3/1/20 Commit For Life Scholarship
(Use your imagination and creativity to submit one of the following options. Video submissions should be two minutes or less. ● A 500-word essay that will educate and inspire individuals to save lives as a Commit for Life blood donor; ● A video advising students on how to have a successful blood donation; ● A video instructing others on how to run a successful high school blood drive)
3/1/20 Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation
Graduating Seniors only.
3/1/20 Texas Coastal CattleWomen Scholarships
(Must be a graduating senior; Must show financial need; Must show evidence of leadership qualities and participation in associated student activities; Must show an interest in and wiliness to support production and consumption of beef; Student must have participated in 4-H, FFA or consumer science for one or more years in high school.)
3/9/20 CyFair Federal Credit Union Scholarships
(All applicants must be a high school senior graduating from a school located in Harris County, CFISD or Waller ISD, and plan to attend an accredited college, university or junior college.)
$1500 & $3500
3/11/20 Agriculture Future of America Scholarship
(Recommended 3.0 GPA or higher; High school senior or undergraduate student status; Must be 17-25 years old during AFA Leaders Conference attendance (November of the selection year); Plans to obtain a four-year degree; Possess a passion for food and agriculture; Plan to pursue a career in the food and agriculture industry.)
3/13/20 Fred M. Young Engineering Scholarship
(U.S. resident; 3.75 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale (required); Rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT I or composite ACT scores; Pursuing an engineering degree through an ABET accredited program).
3/15/20 BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarships
(Must be a U.S. resident; 3.75 or better grade point average on a 4.0 scale (required); Rank in the 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT I or composite ACT scores; Pursue an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program).
3/15/20 American Association of Blacks in Energy
(The student must have an unweighted academic average of “B” or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale);The student must be a graduating high school senior who intends to enroll the next semester following high school graduation in an accredited college or university; The student must plan to major in business, one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering or mathematic fields in preparation for a career in the energy sector; The student must be one of the historically underrepresented minorities in the sciences, technology, engineering and math related disciplines. (African American, Hispanic or Native American)
up to $5,000
3/15/20 Zonta Club of Houston - Barbara L. Halstead Memorial Young Women in Public Affairs
(The Barbara L. Halstead Memorial Young Women In Public Affairs Award is designed to encourage young women in high school to pursue careers and seek leadership positions in public policy, government, and volunteer organizations.)
3/15/20 HOSA Future Health Professions Scholarship
(Applicants must be in pursuit of becoming a health professional and be a HOSA member.)
3/15/20 The Blades of Green Scholarship
(The scholarship will be awarded based on academic excellence, pursuit of further study in environmental education at an accredited college or university, and passion for further study.)
3/15/20 Greater Houston Frontiers Club
(Only graduating minority high school seniors who are graduating from a high school that is located in Harris County are eligible to apply.)
$500 & $1,000
3/15/20 Association of Texas Leaders for Education Scholarship
( Applicants must be graduating seniors with a 3.5 or higher GPA and demonstrated service to community and to school; Financial need may be considered; Must intend to enroll as a full-time student at an accredited college, university, or technical school in Texas during the fall semester following graduation from high school with the intent of receiving a degree.)
3/15/20 Spring-The Woodlands-Huntsville Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc
(Must be a graduating high school senior in the Greater Houston and surrounding areas that has been accepted to a fully accredited college or university; Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.)
3/16/20 Dana Michelle Pettaway Servants Heart Scholarship $2,000
3/17/20 Joy and Hope Scholarship
(To be eligible for a 2020 HOPE SCHOLARSHIP, student must have experienced the death of a parent or a sibling. We cannot consider other extended family members, such as grandparents or step-parents. Each eligible applicant must complete a packet.)
3/20/20 Society of Women Engineers Certificate of Merit Award
(The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) - Houston Area Section would like to invite educators in our area to submit names of students for the SWE Certificate of Merit and Achievement program.)
3/30/20 HOPE Scholarship Application 2020 Undefined
3/31/20 Montem Health & Wellness Scholarship
(Students who are currently enrolled in a high school, college, university, or trade school are encouraged to submit their application. Passion for a healthy lifestyle is a must.)
3/31/20 The Susan Howard Community Service Award
(Be aged between 11 and 21; Currently work on an inspiring community service project or have done so within the past 12 months; Come from a low income household. Maintain a competitive academic record and an excellent school attendance record)
3/31/20 British American Foundation of Texas - The Undergraduate Award
(Major in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or Business; Come from a low income household; Maintain a GPA of 3.25 or above)
3/31/20 Houston Assessment Managaement Charitable Foundation
(High School Senior (Grade 12) graduating from high school this academic year. Planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high school.)
$10,000 ($2500 over next 4 yr.)
3/31/20 Bridgeland Scholarship
(Student must be a U.S. citizen, a Bridgeland High School senior graduating May 2020 and planning to attend a two-or four-year accredited college or university.)
4/1/20 1,000 Dream Funds
(The students eligible for assistance shall be women attending high school or a two-year or four-year college/university in the United States. Students must demonstrate financial need.)
up to $1,000
4/1/20 Vinson & Elkins Scholarship Foundation
( Be a member of a racial/ethnic group which has been historically underrepresented in the legal profession (i.e. Asian, American Indian/Alaskan Native, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, multiracial and Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander); Have a strong high school record; Demonstrate an interest in working in a law firm setting; Have a financial need; Be in the top 20% of their class; Have a minimum of 1650 SAT combined score or a 24 ACT score; Have a valid Social Security Number)
4/1/20 The Herbert Lehman Education Fund Scholarship
(Applicant must: be a U.S. Citizen; Graduating high school senior; first year student in an accredited four year college; or a student transferring into an accredited four year college; Financial need; Record of academic achievement; Demonstrated commitment to public service)
4/1/20 Entertainment Software Association Foundation Scholarship
(Applicants must be: Women or minority students; Pursuing degrees leading to careers in computer and video game arts (high school seniors must already be accepted into a program); Enrolling or enrolled in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States; Maintaining a grade point average of 2.75 or above on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent)
4/1/20 Jon Yi Education Scholarship
(Applicants must be a graduating high school senior; Applicants must enroll in a Texas-based college/university; 3.0/4.0 GPA)
4/1/20 Texas Association For Pupil Transportation Scholarship
Applicants must be graduating high school seniors.
4/1/20 American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship
Open to high school seniors who are citizens or aliens legally residing in the USA.
4/1/20 Aircraft Electronics Association Educational Foundation Scholarship Program
Students seeking careers in the aircraft electronics and aviation maintenance industry, as well as technicians from AEA member companies may apply.
$1,000 - $35,000
4/1/20 Air Line Pilots Association Scholarship Program
One 4-year undergraduate college scholarship is awarded each year to a son or daughter of a medically retired, long-term disabled or deceased pilot member of the Air Line Pilots Association; must provide adequate academic standing; minimum 3.0 GPA.
$12,000 (over 4 consecutive years)
4/6/20 The Sandy Capell Scholarship
(The ideal candidate will represent the qualities that Sandy exuded in her daily life: Commitment, Leadership, Motivation and Determination.)
4/10/20 CyFair Driving School Scholarship
( Must be a 2020 graduating senior who will attend a college or university in the fall; Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; Application is open to all CyFair ISD seniors)
4/10/20 Italian Cultural and Community Center
Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who are of Italian descent, to any degree on either side of parentage
$1,000 (renewable)
4/15/20 Rennell Redhawk Scholarship
– (Former student of Rennell Elementary School * Graduating from a high school in CFISD Spring 2020 * Documentation of admission to post-secondary education for fall or summer 2020 * Documentation of at least 5.5 overall grade point average in high school * Documentation of at least 13 hours of community service * Letter of recommendation from an administrator or teacher from student’s high school * Essay: describe a teacher, memory, or lesson learned at Rennell Elementary that has impacted you)
4/15/20 Water Environment Federation Scholarship
(Open to all high school students in grades 9-12 who have reached the age of 15 by August 1st of the competition year, and have conducted a water-science research project.)
4/15/20 ExxonMobil/LNESC Scholarship
Must be a graduating high school senior; Must be a Hispanic student accepted into and planning to attend a full-time program in engineering leading to a bachelor's degree at an accredited college or university in the U.S.; Must have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale or the equivalent; Must have scored 29 or higher on the ACT test, or 1350 or higher on the SAT test (sum of critical reading and mathematics scores); Must be a U. S. Citizen or have the legal right to work in the U.S. without requiring sponsorship now or in the future
4/17/20 Primeway Student Scholarships
(Open to all high school students in grades 9-12 who have reached the age of 15 by August 1st of the competition year, and have conducted a water-science research project.)
4/30/20 Danny Gutierrez Scholarship
(Major field of study must be in Engineering/Technical (ONLY); Must be a US Citizen or a permanent resident residing in the United States or Puerto Rico. Applicants must be accepted or attending an accredited college, university, or vocational/trade school at the time the scholarship is awarded.)
4/30/20 Shawn Carter Scholarship
(High school seniors, students with GED diplomas, undergraduate (2 year or 4 year) college students, and students at vocational or trade schools; US citizen or Permanent Resident; 25 years old or younger; Minimum 2.0 GPA)
4/30/20 Sara Scholarship
(Applicants must be female; Applicants must be high school seniors with the intention to graduate at the end of the school year; Applicants must meet entrance requirements and plan to enroll at an accredited college or university in the United States; Applicants must have a cumulative minimum unweighted GPA (grade point average) of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale; Applicants must demonstrate financial need; Applicants must demonstrate excellent character and involvement with the sport of golf. Skill in playing golf is not a criterion.)
4/30/20 RealtyHop Scholarship
(Essay required: The scholarship prompt is as follows: "How have your family, friends, and life at home influenced your decision on your future career?")
4/30/20 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. Home schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. You must also be a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
4/30/20 Jay-Z’s The Shawn Carter Scholarship Fund
High school seniors, students with GED diplomas, undergraduate (2 year or 4 year) college students, and students at vocational or trade schools; US citizen or Permanent Resident; 25 years old or younger; minimum 2.0 GPA
$1,500 - $2,500
4/30/20 The Elaine Chapin Fund
Recipients will be chosen on the basis of financial need, academic standing and the impact with which multiple sclerosis has affected their lives; Applicants must be citizens of the United States who plan to enroll or are enrolled in an undergraduate course of study at an accredited two or four year college, university, vocational or technical school located in the United States; Applicants must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester in course work leading to a degree, license or certificate.
Up to $1,000
5/1/20 Fight For Freedom Scholarship
(Must be a graduating high school senior in the Greater Houston and surrounding areas that has been accepted to a fully accredited college or university; Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.)
5/1/20 American College Foundation Visionary Scholarship
Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (2023, 2022, 2021, or 2020) and must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen. Financial need is NOT considered; all income levels are encouraged to apply.
$1,000 - $5,000
5/14/20 Hands of Hope For Education
(Must be a child of a parent or guardian who is incarcerated or has been released from incarceration within the last 18 months; Must have a GPA of 2.50 on a 4.0 scale; Must demonstrate community service and involvement; Must demonstrate financial need.)

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