Texas Scholarships

Scholarships for students Texas. Some scholarships specifically open to Texas students, and others give preference to students in Texas.

LNESC Emergency Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: LULAC National Educational Service Centers, Inc. | Macy’s
Amount: Up to $500
Closing Date: Rolling
Description: Scholarship is open to students facing economic hardship, such as change in family income/support, loss of job, death of an immediate family member, natural disaster, pending eviction or home foreclosure, burglary or fire. Applicant must be a resident of California, Florida, Missouri, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, or Texas and enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university with at least a 3.0 GPA.

American Indian College Fund Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian College Fund
Closing Date: May 31, 2017
Description: Scholarships are open to American Indian/Alaska Native students. Scholarships are open to undergraduate or graduate students attending tribal colleges, as well as students attending any other accredited public and non-profit private college all across the United States. There are MANY scholarships available open to all American Indian/Alaska Native students. There are also specific scholarships for students majoring in Accounting, Agriculture, Business, Communications, Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Healthcare, Mathematics, Science, and Social Science. In addition, there are scholarships specifically for students from Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Vermont, and Washington. Lastly, there are scholarships specifically for females and parents.

Dr. Dan J. and Patricia S. Pickard Scholarship
Sponsor: The Dallas Foundation
Amount: At Least $1,000
Closing Date: May 31, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to African-American male students graduating high school in Dallas County, Texas. Applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA and preference will be given to those who can demonstrate financial need.

Mitchell/Tufts Scholarship
Sponsor: The Dallas Foundation
Amount: To Be Determined
Closing Date: June 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who are members or persons active in the life of a Presbyterian church in the Presbyterian Church USA (PCUSA) In North Central Texas, or in Los Angeles, California, and who are students of promise and can demonstrate financial need.

TSJCL Lourania Miller & Gareth Morgan Scholarships for High School Seniors
Sponsor: Texas Classical Association
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Texas high school seniors who are planning to continue their study of Latin and the classics while in college. Students who receive this scholarship must take Latin or Greek their freshman year at college.

Ford Motor Company Future Leaders Scholarship
Sponsor: Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: June 5, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students who have completed at least 30 credit hours at a college or university, are of Hispanic descent, and majoring in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math). Student must also have attended a San Antonio area high school (within the city of San Antonio or with a 50 mile radius of San Antonio).

Gilbert G. Pompa Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Sponsor: Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 5, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students attending a university or college in the state of Texas, who have completed 90 credit hours and are pursuing a pre-law program or planning to attend law school.

H-E-B Back to School Scholarship
Sponsor: Adelante! U.S. Education Leadership Fund
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: June 5, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are re-entering college from time away, perhaps due to financial hardship, personal reasons, etc. Student must attend a Texas college/university, have a minimum of 12 credit hours completed on transcript, and be enrolled full-time during the 2017-2018 academic year.

Average to Extraordinary Scholarship
Sponsor: Daniel Stark Injury Lawyers
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high school students from Texas. Applicant must share an experience that has changed his or her life, entrepreneurial goals, and their passions.

Peace Officer Scholarship
Sponsor: Sheriffs’ Association of Texas
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Texas Peace Officers pursing an academic degree. Applicant must be majoring in Criminal Justice or related field and have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Wings Over Houston Airshow Scholarship
Sponsor: Wings Over Housing Airshow
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: July 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Texas students who have completed at least two academic years of full-time college work and who are working towards a career that is associated with aviation or aerospace.

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