General Scholarships

The scholarships listed are provided for information only; no endorsement of any scholarship implied.
Due Date Title Amount
Varies Early Childhood Education Scholarships varies
Varies Children of Disabled or Deceased Firemen, Peace Officers, Game Warden & Employees of Correctional Institutions Scholarship varies
Varies GLP Foundation Westfall 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:
Varies Texas Chief Deputies Association - Melvin Drum Memorial Scholarship
Scholarships are available to any son, daughter, stepson or stepdaughter of any Sheriff’s Office employee currently working for a Sheriff’s Office in the State of Texas. The scholarship is an academic scholarship for a recipient that is attending, or will be attending, an accredited college, university or trade school within the State of Texas.
Varies 2021 Application for Student Voice Session
The 2021 Governance Camp is powered by Student Voice. This is an inclusive opportunity for students of ALL backgrounds to engage in unique formal and informal learning experiences with our members.
Varies PCA Scholarship Program Department of Agriculture, Nutrition, and Human Ecology (ANE) Passport to Careers in Agriculture Scholarships Program
(Full-time undergraduate enrollment in the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences; Priority given to incoming freshmen; Cumulative Grade Point Average of no less than 3.00 on a 4.00 scale; Texas residents have priority; Must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (If selected for the scholarship)
Varies EduBirdie List of African American Scholarships and Grants for 2020
(While there are numerous reasons why high school seniors may approach diverse scholarship opportunities in the United States, very few students are aware of specific academic help, which is aimed at ethnic minorities. Since there are universities and colleges that are historically black, African American scholarships represent not only financial aid packages but act as cultural diversity research. Even if a particular college does not list information for African descent applicants, researching scholarship organizations helps to reveal available options related to chosen subjects. Check out these scholarships/ grants.
Varies Celebrating Juneteenth with African American Scholarships
(Various scholarships for African-American students.
Varies Education and Training Vouchers for Youths Aging Out
(Is between the ages of 16 and 21; have a high school diploma or equivalent or is exempt from required school attendance; May attend a Texas public or private college that provides a bachelor's degree or not less than a two-year program that provides credit towards an associate's degree or certificate; or a program that provides not less than one year of training toward gainful employment; Is at least 16 years old and are likely to remain in foster care until age 18; Aged out of foster care, but have not yet turned 21; Adopted from foster care after age 16 years but are not yet 21; Is not yet age 21 and entered CPS Permanency Care Assistance after age 16; 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 making satisfactory progress toward completing their post-secondary education or training program; Eligible Students must enroll in a minimum of 6 semester hours.)
Varies Psychology Scholarships for All Psychology Majors & Financial Aid for Psychology Students
Fellowships, grants, and scholarships are by far the most desirable form of financial aid; unlike loans, they don’t generally require a payback. You may be eligible to apply and compete for multiple scholarships and grant programs, some of which are open only to psychology undergraduate and graduate students.
Varies 2021 College Scholarships For Women
The College Scholarships for Women guide offers in-depth information in several areas, including: · Why scholarships for women are important · How to find and apply for scholarships · Scholarships by area of study, including arts, STEM, and business · Scholarships for women in minority groups, including Black women, LGBTQ women, and women with disabilities · Fellowships for women
2/10/21 Davidson Fellows Scholarships for Gifted Students
(Applicants must be 18 or younger as of the application deadline to be eligible; The Davidson Institute is looking for students whose projects are at, or close to, the college graduate level with a depth of knowledge in their particular area of study. This scholarship is not geared toward students at the novice level.)
$10,000, $25,000 & $50,000
2/11/21 African-American Entrepreneurs Grant - Male Award
(Will be awarded to a male African-American entrepreneur at any education level who is currently building or who aspires to build a new business.)
2/15/21 The Bobbye Marie Booker Coleman
African-American high school seniors graduating in 2021 who resides in or attends a high school in one of the service areas of the North Harris County Alumnae Chapter that include: Cypress, Jersey Village, Spring, Tomball, and Humble, Texas. Candidate must enroll at an institution of higher education with an accredited teacher’s education program.
$2000 per yr /4 yr
2/15/21 SWE Society of Women Engineers
Only candidates who identify as a female/woman; Undergraduate/community college applicants must be planning to study an ABET-accredited program in engineering, technology, or computing in the upcoming academic year; You must not be fully funded for tuition, fees, and books or equivalent.
2/15/21 We the Students Essay Contast
(Contest is open to students in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, American Armed Forces schools abroad, and students in U.S. territories who are in grades 8-12 and between the ages of 14-19. Student must submit an essay on a given prompt related to civil disobedience.)
$500, $1,500 & $7,500
2/15/21 CyFair Women's Club Scholarship
(High school seniors (male and female) residing in the Cy-Fair ISD area are eligible for our scholarships.)
2/15/21 AFA Teens for Alzheimer's Awareness College Scholarship
(Must plan to enter an accredited four-year college/university within 12 months of the scholarship deadline.)
2/15/21 Future of STEM Scholars Initiative (FOSSI)
Demonstrated financial need; Applicants must be completing or have completed high school successfully with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale; Applicants must be entering their freshman year of college, pursue studies in a pertinent field associated with STEM [as described above], and ultimately attend a Historically Black College or University (HBCU); Applicants must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States.
$10,000 yr. /4yr.
2/16/21 George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation
Application opens Sept. 15 - (High School Seniors after the start of their senior year; Houston area high school seniors who attend schools or are homeschooled in the following eight counties: Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery or Waller; Students who are citizens of the United States; Students with Permanent Resident status are not eligible)
2/17/21 Latino History Essay Competition
(Any student in grades 9-12 who attends a UIL member high school is eligible to enter.)
(Any student in grades 9-12 who attends a UIL member high school is eligible to enter.)
2/17/21 Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition
(Any student in grades 9-12 who attends a UIL member high school is eligible to enter.)
Not spec.
2/20/21 The Vegetarian Resource
(Open to graduating U.S. high school students who have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities. Vegetarians do not eat meat, fish, or fowl. Vegans are vegetarians.)
$5,000 & $10,000
2/21/21 SPE GCS Scholarship (The Society of Petroleum Engineers Gulf Coast Section)
(Graduating HS Senior, currently residing in GCS Section county (Harris & surrounding counties, full list on website), enrolling in an engineering or science program at a university in the fall; Minimum ACT of 24 or SAT of 1200.)
$4000/academic yr. (up to 4 years)
2/22/21 Women's Cybersecurity Scholarships
(App opens Nov. 16) (Must be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance; You may be a senior in high school, an undergraduate student, graduate or post graduate student to be eligible; GPA must be at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or an analogous rank based on a comparable scale).
2/26/21 Gulf Coast Educators Federal Credit Union Scholarship
MUST be a member of this credit union to be considered. Applicant must be a high school senior; Student must be a member in good standing with GCEFCU and parent/legal guardian must be a member in good standing with GCEFCU; Recipient of the scholarship funds must maintain a minimum G.P.A. of 2.5 and earn at least twelve hours minimum each semester; A candidate must have a minimum combined SAT score of 1000 and/or a minimum ACT score of 21.)
$500 per sem for 4 yrs
2/28/21 10,000 College Scholarship For HIgh School & College Students
You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US; You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.
2/28/21 The Youth Foundation Maude and Alexander Hadden Scholarship
In awarding Hadden Scholarships, Youth Foundation considers scholastic achievement, character, leadership, volunteerism, and financial need; There is a minimum grade point average requirement, 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, to apply for a Hadden Scholarship; There is no minimum test score requirement, but past winners have had competitive scores. (In 2019, the average ACT was 32 and the average SAT was 1480. *Due to COVID-19, certain application requirements have been suspended or changed for the 2021 scholarship cycle. SAT/ACT test score submissions are NOT required but are still encouraged. Under very limited circumstances, the 3.5 minimum GPA may be waived.
Up to $4,000
2/28/21 Scholars Helping Collars
The contest is open to U.S. residents. All participants must be enrolled as a full-time high school senior.
$200 - $1500
2/28/21 OxyGen Scholarship
(App opens Nov. 9) (Demonstrate a passion for a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) topic, but they are NOT required to be pursuing a degree in a STEM field; Enroll in an accredited 2- or 4-year undergraduate program within the U.S. for the 2021-2022 school year.)
(Not specified)
2/28/21 Sweet and Simple
(Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application; Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia; Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2026) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education.)
2/28/21 College Board Opportunity Scholarship
(Filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or the FAFSA, is the most important step you can take to get money to help pay for college. Class of 2021 students who complete the FAFSA are eligible to earn a chance at a $1,000 scholarship through the College Board Opportunity Scholarships1.)
$500 to $2,000 ($1,000 for completing application)
2/28/21 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.)
2/28/21 MSW Degrees
A research team put together an up-to-date list of available scholarships. The list isn't hundreds like some others found online, but the ones we included are still available or will become available in 2021.
3/1/21 The Richard G. Zimmerman Journalism Scholarship
(open to all high school seniors, regardless of gender or race. Applicants must have a 3.0 grade average and plan to attend college this year.)
3/1/21 Texas Coastal Cattlewomen's Association
(Graduating senior from a Texas high school; Must be accepted in a Texas junior or four year publicly funded or Texas private college, or Texas university; Must have grade point average of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale.)
3/1/21 Microsoft Disability Scholarship
(Be a current high school senior with living with a disAbility (as defined by WHO ), whether that be visual, hearing, mobility, cognitive, speech or other disAbility. Plan to attend an undergraduate program in a 2 or 4-year University/College or Technical College in the fall of the academic year following high-school graduation.)
3/1/21 American Chemical Society (ACS)
(African American, Native American and Hispanic students planning to pursue full-time study in a chemically-related field with outstanding academic records and a desire to pursue a career in the chemical sciences can apply.)
$2,500 - $5,000
3/3/21 Scholarship Program
(Registered Users will be matched with Scholarships, Bursaries, and Grants, that fit their profile. To access our Free Scholarship Database, simply create your own profile.)
3/7/21 American Association of Blacks in Energy
(Unweighted academic average of B or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale); Graduating high school senior who intends to enroll next semester in an accredited college or university; Pursuing a major in business, one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering or mathematics field; Underrepresented minority (African Americans, Hispanic or Native Americans)
$2,500 - $5,000
3/8/21 Sallie Mae Bridging the Dream Scholarship
Scholarships to high school seniors who plan to enroll in a two- or four-year degree professional certificate, or vocational training program. Seniors who excel inside and outside of the classroom and demonstrate financial need can apply now; minority students and those from underserved communities who are on track to graduate but are at-risk of not completing due to financial emergency or unpaid school bill.
3/8/21 CyFair Federal Credit Union Scholarships
To apply, you must be a graduating high school senior in Harris County, Cy-Fair ISD or Waller ISD. All scholarship applicants must use the current Cy-Fair FCU Scholarship Application's online form and submit an unofficial high school transcript in order to be considered for a scholarship.
$1500 - $3500
3/9/21 Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship
(This contest is open to all high school, college and university students enrolled during the time period of the contest in an academic program designed to conclude with the awarding of a diploma or a degree are welcome to participate in our scholarship competition; Age Eligibility: Must be 14 years or older at time of entry and be enrolled in High School, College, University or Homeschool.)
3/15/21 New York Bankruptcy Essay Contest
(Must plan to graduate from a U.S. high school in the spring; Must intend to enroll in an accredited four-year college beginning in the fall; Must earn a cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.5 or higher; Be in good academic standing with your current educational institution; If under 18, have the permission of your parent or guardian to apply.)
3/15/21 Women's Western Golf Foundation
(Active participant in the sport of golf (golf ability is not a criterion for selection); Have a 3.5 GPA or above on a 4.0 scale; Be outstanding in character, integrity and leadership; Require financial assistance to attend a four year college.)
$8,000 over a 4 yr. period
3/15/21 Richard Holland Memorial Scholarship
Applicants must have a 3.5 GPA (on 4.0 scale for High School applicant) or 3.0 GPA (on 4.0 scale for College applicant); Plan to enroll or be enrolled in full time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university for the entire academic year.
3/15/21 The Dana Michelle Pettaway Servant's Heart Scholarship
Open to Christian high school seniors who exhibit leadership related to service and who plan to further their education by attending an institution of higher learning. Applicant must be a legal U.S. resident, and a high school senior who attends high school in Harris County, TX and is eligible for graduation in May or June of the year the scholarship is awarded who intend to enroll as a full-time student in an accredited college, vocational or technical school in that same year.)
3/15/21 ICMA Public Employee Memorial Scholarship Fund
(The fund provides financial assistance to the surviving spouses and children of employees who have died in the line of duty and are planning to attend an accredited two-year community college, four-year accredited university, or vocational school full-time.)
3/15/21 Fred M. Young Sr. SAE 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.)
3/15/21 Commit For Life
(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.)
3/16/21 Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures
Must be a high school senior graduating between August 1, 2020 and July 31, 2021; Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4 point scale (high school/home schooled seniors); Must enroll for Fall 2021 as a freshman or 1st year student in part-time or full-time study at a 2-year, 4-year, college, university, trade or vocational school.
3/17/21 Tulsa Welding School & Technology Center High School Senior Welding Competition (TWS)
(The competition is open to High School Seniors who have taken a welding class in high school or at a vocational technical institute. This need-based scholarship program is designed to provide financial assistance to students that are relocating to begin training at one of three campuses.)
Not Specified
3/24/21 Higher and Education & Ministry Scholarships
Applicant must be an active, full member of The United Methodist Church for at least one year. Membership is determined by the date the applicant was confirmed and took membership vows with a United Methodist church; (Members of other Methodist denominations are not eligible.); Applicants must be pursuing a degree program at an accredited institution within the U.S.; High school students may apply if they will be college students in the fall term; Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
3/26/21 Bound Tree Legacy Scholarship
Applicants must be the son or daughter of a career or volunteer Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Paramedic, or Firefighter (active, formerly active, retired or deceased) who is interested in a career in Emergency Medical Services (EMS); Eligible applicants must plan to attend a State approved EMT Basic certification program or increase their level of certification through an EMT Intermediate or Paramedic program.
$500 - $2,000
3/27/21 The Blades of Green Scholarship Fund
(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.)
3/29/21 Airport Minority Advisory Council
The applicant must demonstrate an interest and desire to pursue a career in the aviation/airport industry and seeking a degree in Aviation, Business Administration, Accounting, Architecture, Engineering, Communications or Finance; Must be a high school student accepted, an undergraduate or graduate student enrolled at an approved accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 2.5; Involvement in community activities and extracurricular activities.
3/31/21 VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars) Illustrating America Art Contest for Students in Grades 1-8 $25-$100 gift card
3/31/21 VFW (Veterans of Foreign Wars) Young American Creative Patriotic Art Contest for Grades 9-12 $500-$10,000
3/31/21 College Raptor Scholarship
Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. who are 16 years or older. Applicants must be enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited college, university or trade school. There are not minimum GPA or test score requirements and the award may be used to study any subject area.
3/31/21 CircledIn No Sweat Scholarship
No minimum GPA and no long essay to write; Just sign up and apply!
3/31/21 Think For Yourself Essay Contest
This scholarship is available to students pursuing all forms of higher education including trade schools and four-year colleges.
3/31/21 University of the Aftermarket Foundation Scholarship
(Must be: Full time students at an accredited U.S. college or university or an ASE/NATEF Certified post-secondary automotive, heavy duty, or collision repair school; B) Graduating high school seniors planning to be full time students at any of the above; C) No GPA requirement.)
3/31/21 The Susan Howard Community Service Award
(Be a resident of Texas or the United Kingdom; Be enrolled in full time education within the Texas or UK education system; Be aged between 11 and 21; Currently working 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.)
3/31/21 The British American Foundation of Texas (BAFTX)
Undergraduate Award – (Be a resident of Texas or the United Kingdom; Be enrolled in full time education within the Texas or UK education system; Be aged between 11 and 21; within Currently working on an inspiring community service project or have done so the past 12 months; Come from a low income household; Maintain a competitive academic record and an excellent school attendance record.)
Not Specified
3/31/21 Thelma Maresh Scholarships- SanJacinto Chapter-Daughters of the Republic of Texas
(Must be a high school senior who will graduate before June 30, of the current school year; In recognition of the Texas heritage of our organization, only students attending a Texas college or university will be considered; Must be a citizen of the United States; Must have a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0; Must exemplify achievement, leadership, and potential for college and career.)
3/31/21 Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs Scholarship
Submit an official high school or college transcript from the school where you last completed a semester. For grade verification, official transcripts must be sent by the educational institution(s) you last attend(ed) or requested through an electronic transcript service such as Parchment or National Student Clearinghouse.
$1,500 - $3,500
3/31/21 PlumbersStock Scholarship
(For eligibility, you must be enrolled at a participating school for higher learning (if your school is not participating, please urge them to and contact us about it). The program is designed with the intent that all participants can their job placement prospects. To apply for the scholarship, please follow these steps: Create a "how-to-guide" video for home improvement novices demonstrating your skill in plumbing, HVAC, or irrigation. Examples: "How to Replace a Toilet", "How to Fix a Leaky Faucet", "How to Diagnose Water Heater Issues", etc. Follow the guidelines below to publish your video. Complete the submission form so that we are notified of your participation.)
$500 - $2,000
3/31/21 Super Power Scholarship
This award is for U.S. students; Must be a legal U.S. resident; Must be a resident of one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia; Must be 14 years of age or older at time of application.
3/31/21 Swing of Things College Scholarship
High school students (18 years old+ who will attend an accredited college or university in 2021.)
3/31/21 Global Autmotive Aftermarket Scholarship Central
(Full time students at an accredited U.S. college or university or an ASE/NATEF Certified post-secondary automotive, heavy duty, or collision repair school; Graduating high school seniors planning to be full time students at any of the above; No GPA requirement.)
3/31/21 National Federation of the Blind Scholarship Program
Must be legally blind (PDF) in both eyes; Must be residing in the United States, the District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico; Must be pursuing or planning to pursue a full-time, post-secondary course of study in a degree program at a U.S. institution in the fall of the year of application (one scholarship may be given to a person employed full-time while attending school part-time.
$3,000 - $12,000
3/31/21 Driver Education Initiative Award
High school or college students may submit an essay related to the importance of being a safe and educated driver.
3/31/21 VFW Get Excited for the Red, White and Blue Singing Contest
VFW Get Excited for the Red, White and Blue – A national anthem singing contest for youth ages six to 16.
$100 - $1,000 Visa Gift Card
4/1/21 CyFair Performing Arts Scholarships (Lone Star College)
You must be a high school graduate or have earned a GED; You must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 to be considered (we will use your high school GPA if you are a new student); You must be enrolled in at least 6 hours at LSC-CyFair, the LSC-Fairbanks Center, and/or the LSC-Cypress Center. These scholarships have 3 due dates: Round I: April 1; Round II: June 1; Round III: Aug. 1
Not specified
4/1/21 AEA Education Foundation Aircraft Electronics Association Educational Foundation
(Requirements vary)
$1,000 - $35,000
4/1/21 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.)
$12,000 (over 4 consecutive yr.)
4/1/21 The American Fire Sprinkler Association
(The High School Senior College Scholarship Contest is open to high school seniors who are citizens or aliens legally residing in the USA.)
4/1/21 Entertainment Software Association Foundation Scholarship
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) and US citizens)
4/1/21 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.)
4/1/21 Stop Texting & Driving Video Scholarship Contest
(Create a 30 to 60 second video on YouTube that convinces us that you will not text and drive. Craft your video so that your story convinces others to not text and drive.)
4/1/21 The Herbert Lehman Education Fund
(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.)
$2000 (per year for 4 yr)
4/1/21 The Giving Gown Foundation Scholarship
The Giving Gown Foundation (Must be a female Senior in High School from Houston or surrounding area with a minimum of 2.5 GPA; Must be a registered Giving Gown Princess (; Complete and submit application form; Must intend to enroll in a full or part-time undergraduate program working towards an associate’s, bachelor’s degree, trade or workforce certificate at an institution of higher education accredited by a state or nationally recognized accreditation agency.)
4/1/21 The 1,000 Dream Scholarship
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. Applications must include two letters of recommendation and an essay explaining how the grant would be used; Selection will be based on application contents, financial need and information gathered from letter(s) of recommendation; Previous recipients are not eligible to reapply.
Up to $1,000
4/6/21 Ten Words of Less Scholarship
Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2021.
4/9/21 Millsap Memorial Scholarship
For High School Seniors Only that attended Millsap Elementary School, CFISD
Not specified
4/13/21 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.)
4/15/21 The American Legion Legacy Scholarship
A high school senior and/or accepted at or attending an institution of higher education OR A legal parent died while serving on active duty, U.S. military service on or after September 11, 2001. (Does not have to be a death out-of-country or in combat.) OR A legal parent is a Post-9/11 veteran of the U.S. military, who has been given a disability rating of 50% or higher by the Veterans Administration.
Up to $20,000
4/15/21 Clara Louise Porter Fund
Applicant must be planning a career in Hospitality /Culinary Arts)
4/15/21 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.)
4/15/21 College Jumpstart Scholarship
(High school 10th-12th grader, college student or non-traditional student; U.S. citizen or legal resident; Attend or plan to attend an accredited 2-year, 4-year or vocational / trade school in the U.S.; Be committed to using education to better your life and that of your family and/or community.)
4/20/21 The Peola Smith-Smith Educational Leadership Scholarship
Must be a member of the NANBPWC, Inc.; Must be a graduating high school senior or a college undergraduate student; Must major in Education at an accredited college or university; Must demonstrate leadership qualities; Must possess a “B: average or above F; Must be a United States citizen.
Not specified
4/22/21 Student View Scholarship
NO minimum SAT or ACT score; NO minimum grade point average; NO lengthy, time-consuming paperwork; NO essays; NO application fees.
$500 - $5,000
4/23/21 P.O. Pistilli Scholarship
Eligible applicants must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher, be U.S. residents, and demonstrate financial need.
4/30/21 The Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest
High school seniors who have been accepted into a college, university, or trade school; Students who are currently enrolled in a college, university, or trade school; You must be a citizen or lawful resident of the United States in order to apply.
4/30/21 It's Really All About the Education
This award is for U.S. students. Must be a legal U.S. resident. Must be 14 years of age or older at time of application.| Must be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.
4/30/21 The 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.)
$1,500 - $2,500
4/30/21 The 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).
4/30/21 RealtyHop Scholarship
(High school seniors working towards a bachelor and/or associate degree program in the US who demonstrate the ambition, diligence, leadership, and entrepreneurial spirit that is central to our company culture.)
4/30/21 The Educational Foundation For Women in Accounting
(Female US citizen attending accredited US school pursuing an accounting degree.)
4/30/21 Tzu Chi USA Scholars Need-Based Scholarship Awards
Applicant demonstrates financial need for college tuition and related expenses; Applicant is a U.S. high school graduating senior or equivalent; Applicant has a minimum 3.0 GPA; Applicant will enroll in an accredited U.S. college full-time for the academic year 2021-2022.
5/1/21 Greater Than Gatsby Annual Scholarship
Recently accepted high-school student, undergraduate or graduate student from an accredited college/university in the United States; Majoring in any type of art, communications, English, film, fine arts, journalism, multimedia, photography and visual arts; Photos & Essay.
5/1/21 Big Thinker Scholarship
Powerful Application Essay; Completed Promotional Concept; Original Big Idea; A GPA of 3.25 or higher is required for our $5,000 primary award. However, a GPA of 2.5 or higher is required for all secondary and merit awards ranging for $500-$2,500.
5/1/21 American Floral Endowment Scholarships in Floriculture and Horticulture
Any student who is a U.S. citizen and currently enrolled in a Floriculture/Environmental Horticulture program at a 2 or 4-year college or university in the United States; Any student maintaining a “C” or better GPA; Internship must be completed prior to graduation.
5/1/21 The Ashoori Law Good Deeds Scholarship
This award is for U.S. students. Must be a legal U.S. resident. Must be 14 years of age or older at time of application. Must be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.
5/1/21 The Colwell Law Group Single Parent Scholarship
You must be are a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States; have a minimum 3.0 GPA; You are the child of a single parent, or are a single parent yourself; You will be attending an accredited 4-year college/university or a 2-year community college for Fall.
5/1/21 Texas Public Works Association Scholarships
Be a high school student in your senior year.
5/1/21 Dutch Crafters Amish Furniture Heritage Scholarship
Enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a full-time student at an accredited 4-year undergraduate institution located in the United States of America; Be a U.S. citizen or maintain legal residency within the United States; Have achieved a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
5/5/21 Texas Interscholastic League Foundation
Must plan to attend an accredited college or university in the state of Texas; Must enroll full-time in college and maintain a 2.5 college GPA (some scholarships require higher GPAs); Must have taken either the SAT or the ACT; Must be graduating from high school during the current academic year.
5/15/21 LPGA Dinah Shore Scholarship
Applicant 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; Minimum 3.2 GPA.
$500 - $5000
5/21/21 National Spanish Examination Scholarships
Be a 2021 graduating senior.
5/21/21 Feeding Tomorrow Scholarships
Applicant must have a minimum grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent); Applicant must plan to enroll as a full-time freshman student pursuing an undergraduate degree in science of food at an approved U.S. or international university for the 2021–2022 academic year.
5/22/21 B. Davis Scholarship
To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay of less than 1000 words.
5/31/21 The Lisa Michelle Memorial Fund
Applicants must be a legal US citizen and enrolled in a college or university located in the United States; Applicants must show proof of part-time or full-time enrollment in a college or university; Applicants must show proof of a 3.0 minimum grade point average by submitting a recent transcript; Applicants must have had a parent or guardian who passed away due to substance abuse (We must have written verification that this was the cause of death.) Applicants must submit an essay of approximately 800-1500 words.
5/31/21 $1500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
Submissions from current high school, college, or university students from any country will be accepted. The winners will be required to send us proof of their academic status or enrollment. Submission requirements: An essay on one of the following topics is required: The Impact of COVID-19 on Education, Socializing Safely During the Pandemic or What COVID-19 Has Taught Us About Environmental and Energy Consciousness
$500 & $1,000
5/31/21 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 2.5 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline.
5/31/21 A Voice for Animals Contest
(The competition has sections for 14-15 year old students and sections for 16-18 year old students; The contest is also open to ESL (English as a Second Language) students; The contest is open to all otherwise eligible students worldwide regardless of nationality, citizenship, or country of residence.)
5/31/21 Fifth Month Scholarship
You must be currently enrolled in, or have been accepted for the upcoming year, an accredited university or college; You must be able to provide verification of identity and verification of enrollment at the aforementioned university.
5/31/21 Encore Protection Victims of Drunk Driving
Applicants must be: The victim of a drunk driving accident; The child or dependent of a victim of a drunk driving accident; OR The spouse of a victim of a drunk driving accident.
5/31/21 College Is Power
Students age 17 years or older who plan to start a program of higher education within the next 12 months or who are currently enrolled in a program of higher education; Applicants may be full- or part-time students and attend a campus-based or online program; Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the United States.
6/1/21 The Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarship
Involvement in golf-related interests and activities; Extracurricular activities, including volunteer work with student/community organizations; participation in sports and community affairs; jobs held; special interests, and hobbies.
6/1/21 The Terry Bryant Scholarships
Available to all current U.S. high school seniors, regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, or disability; Applicants must also have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and must be planning to enter an accredited four-year university to pursue a degree.
6/1/21 Alphonso Deal Scholarship
Must be a high school senior and U.S. citizen to attend a two-year college or university; Must study law enforcement or other related criminal justice field; Minimum 2.5 GPA required.
6/4/21 Pride Houston Scholarship Opportunity
Must be a self-identified member of the LGBTQI+ community; Must be a current Houston-area (which includes Harris or a contiguous county) resident or currently attending a Houston-area high school or college at the time of application; Must be planning to enroll, or currently enrolled in a post-secondary educational institution. All high school Seniors and collegiate LGBTQI+ youth are encouraged to apply.
7/1/21 Keith M. Fletcher Excellence in Ethics Scholarship
(In order to qualify for the Excellence in Ethics Scholarship, applicants must: • Be a lawful U.S. permanent resident or citizen; Be currently enrolled in or accepted to a US law school; • Submit a completed essay discussing the importance of pro-bono legal work; • Submit a completed application)
$500 & $1,000
7/1/21 The Robert Simmons Christian Studies Scholarship
(To apply and qualify for the Christian Studies Scholarship, an applicant must: • Be a lawful U.S. permanent resident or U.S. citizen; • Enrolled in or accepted and plan to attend a Christian college or university for undergraduate studies in the fall of the scholarship year; • Be a participant in volunteer or community work; • Submit a completed application; • Submit a completed required essay)
$500 & $1,000
7/30/21 Grossman Law Offices Drunk Driving Prevention Scholarship Contest
Applicants must be EITHER out-going high school seniors (graduating summer 2020) OR students currently enrolled in a college, trade school, or university as of the start of the fall 2021 semester.

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