General Scholarships

The scholarships listed are provided for information only; no endorsement of any scholarship implied.
Due Date Title Amount
Varies Education and Training Vouchers for Youths Aging Out $5,000
Varies Early Childhood Education Scholarships 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: https://glpfinancialgroup.com/50th-anniversary-scholarships/nominate-a-student/
$1,000
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: https://glpfinancialgroup.com/50th-anniversary-scholarships/nominate-a-student/
$1,000
Varies Texas Chief Deputies Association - Melvin Drum Memorial Scholarship).pdf Varies
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)
$2,500-$5,000
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.)
$10,000
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.)
$500-$10,000
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)
$4,000
3/1/20 Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation
Graduating Seniors only.
$1,500
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.)
$4,000
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.)
$1,800
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).
$1,000/$4,000
3/13/20 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 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).
$1,500/$6,000
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 HOSA Future Health Professions Scholarship
(Applicants must be in pursuit of becoming a health professional and be a HOSA member.)
unspecified
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.)
$1,250
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.)
$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.)
$1,000
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.)
$500
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.)
Unspecified
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.)
non-monetary
3/23/20 Cy Fair Republican Women – Educational Scholarship (CFRW) 2020 High School Graduate
Educational Scholarship (CFRW) 2020 High School Graduate – (Must be a female, with U.S. Citizenship, a resident of Texas for at least two (2) years, and currently residing in the Cy-Fair Independent School District. Must be a graduating high school senior and attending college in the Fall of 2020. Must be registered to vote if age 18 or older; Must have at least a B Grade Point Average)
$500
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.)
$1,500
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)
$5,000
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)
unspecified
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.)
$2,500
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)
$10,000
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)
$2,000
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)
$3,000
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)
$1,000
4/1/20 Texas Association For Pupil Transportation Scholarship
Applicants must be graduating high school seniors.
$1,000
4/1/20 American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship
Open to high school seniors who are citizens or aliens legally residing in the USA.
$2,000
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.)
$2,500
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)
$400
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)
$1,000
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.)
varies
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
$20,000
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.)
varies
4/30/20 Facing Acne Scholarship
(Be a high school senior (homeschooling is accepted) in the U.S. OR a college student currently enrolled in accredited U.S. Based college or university; Be working towards a degree at an accredited U.S. Based college or university, or planning to do so; Have and maintain a 3.00 GPA)
$500
4/30/20 StudentScholarships.org
(Easy Scholarships 2020; Free scholarships for Girls; 2020 List of Scholarships & More!)
varies
4/30/20 Ten Words or Less Scholarship
(Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2020.)
$500
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.)
unspecified
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)
unspecified
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.)
$2,000
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?")
$1,000
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.
$1,000
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 Albertson and Davidson LLP College Scholarship
(The Albertson & Davidson, LLP College Scholarship is open to individuals who are currently attending or are planning on attending an accredited United States college or university during the fall 2019 semester; This scholarship is only available for students attending domestic US based colleges.)
$500-$1500
5/1/20 American College Education Visionary Scholarship –
(Applicant must be currently enrolled as a High School Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, or Senior (2022, 2021, 2020, or 2019) 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
5/1/20 Society of Women Engineers
(Only women are eligible; Undergraduate applicants must be planning to study an ABET-accredited program in engineering, technology, or computing in the upcoming academic year.)
$100-$1,000
5/1/20 Texas Public Works Association
(Must be enrolled as a full-time student (12+hours) in an undergraduate or (9+hours) in a graduate degree program or be an active member enrolled as a part-time student (3+hours) in an undergraduate or higher degree program or be a high school student in your senior year.)
$1,000
5/1/20 Terry Bryant College Scholarship
(Entrants interested in the Terry Bryant Scholarship must produce a video, written essay, or PowerPoint presentation discussing one of the following: The dangers of underage drinking, drunk driving, or distracted driving.)
$2,500
5/1/20 Fight For Freedom Scholarship
(You must be currently enrolled in, or have been accepted for the upcoming year, an accredited university or college.)
$100-$1,000
5/1/20 The Walter J. Travis Memorial Scholarships and The Walter J. Travis – Rudy Zocchi Memorial Scholarship
(The following criteria will be used in the evaluation and judging of all applicants: Academic record; Involvement in golf-related interests and activities; Career goals (Not applicable for students who are applying in the category of “amateur golfer”); Extracurricular activities, including volunteer work with student/community organizations; participation in sports and community affairs; jobs held; special interests, and hobbies. We are impressed with those students who have demonstrated a desire to “give back to their community” through volunteer activities; For amateur golfers, their record in competition will be a major consideration.)
$1,000
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
5/8/20 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)
varies
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.)
unspecified
5/15/20 Rosy Salon Software
(Be currently enrolled in a cosmetology, barber or esthetics program in the US or Canada resulting in a cosmetology, barber or esthetics license. Continuing education programs or students with an existing cosmetology, barber or esthetics license do not qualify.)
$1500 & $500
5/15/20 National Spanish Examination
(Applicants MUST: A) Be a 2020 graduating senior B) Have scored at or above the 75th percentile on the 2019 NSE - Level III or above C) Have scored at or above the 75th percentile on the 2020 NSE - Level IV or above)
$2,000
5/22/20 Bill Dickey Scholarship Association
(Applicants must have demonstrated leadership and community service involvement; Participated in golf; A United States Citizen; Present financial need information)
$1,000-$3,500
5/31/20 Leavitt Machinery (LM) Scholarships
(1. Be currently enrolled or expect to be enrolled in a degree program (2 years of length or greater) by September. 2. Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an answer to the essay question prior to the submission deadline. 3. Be a US resident or a Canadian resident and must also attend a school in Canada or the US.)
$500
5/31/20 Fifth Month Scholarship
(Applicant must: 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)
$1500
5/31/20 Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship
(Any high school Junior (class of 2021); residing in the United States; Plays a high school or club sport; Maintains a GPA of 2.5 or higher)
$500 - $2,000
5/31/20 AED Superstore College Scholarship
(To be eligible, students must be a legal resident of the U.S. and be either a college-bound high school senior or a student currently enrolled in an accredited university.)
$1,000
6/1/20 Joe Francis Haircare Scholarship
(applicant must be currently applying for entrance into Cosmetology/Barber School, OR actively enrolled in a Cosmetology/Barber program; only cosmetology students who graduate any time after August 31st may apply.)
$1,200
6/1/20 Alphonso Deal Scholarship
($500 scholarship for 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.)
$500 average amt. awarded
6/2/20 Got A Spine Scholarship
(a student must: 1) Be attending college or university no later than October of 2020; 2) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by October of 2020; 3) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year; 4) Be a U.S. or Canadian resident; 5) Be attending a school in the U.S. or Canada by October of 2020; 6) Submit answers to the essay questions no later than 11:59 PM EST on June 2, 2020.)
$500
6/12/20 Abbott and Fenner Scholarship
(To apply for this scholarship you will need to write an essay on the topic below. The essay should be between 500 and 1000 words. Your submissions must be sent to us by email at: scholarships at abbottandfenner.com Topic: Describe your educational career and life goals. Explain your plan for achieving these goals. Include your degree/major, why you selected it, and how this degree/major will help you achieve your goals.)
$1,000
6/19/20 Big Sun Scholarship
Applicant must write a short essay (500 - 1,000 words) answering the following questions: How did your participation in sports during your high school years influence you? Has your participation influenced your career goals? Has your participation influenced how you relate to your family?
$500
6/30/20 Chairish Scholarship Program
(Open to graduating high school seniors of any major. Students are asked to submit a 500-word essay designing their ideal future and their plans to achieve that dream; Minimum 2.0/4.0 cumulative GPA; Must be enrolled or planning to enroll at an accredited two-year, four-year, or technical/vocational college or university in the United States; *This scholarship is open to students from all underrepresented backgrounds.)
$2,500
6/30/20 The Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest
(The following people are eligible for the scholarship: 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; People are accepted into a graduate school; You must be a citizen or lawful resident of the United States in order to apply.)
$500
6/30/20 Do Over Scholarship
(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)
$2,000
6/30/20 Delete Cyberbullying
(To apply, you must be: A U.S. citizen or permanent resident; Attending or planning to attend an accredited U.S. college or university for undergraduate or graduate studies; A high school, college or graduate student or a student planning to enter college.)
$1,000
6/30/20 Digital Privacy 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.
$1,000

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