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.

Aimee Melissa Davis Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Austin Community Foundation
Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: April 13, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors within Travis, Williamson or Hays Counties (Texas), living with a diagnosis of Type I Diabetes with financial need and academic potential.

Austin Community Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Austin Community Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 13, 2020
Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors and current college students who live in the Austin Metropolitan area (Texas). There are over 100 scholarships available – see website for details.

US Foods Scholars Program
Sponsor: US Foods, Inc.
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: April 13, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students who are pursuing or planning to pursue a two-year, associate degree in the Culinary Arts or a related discipline, including, but not limited to, Culinary Science, Baking and Pastry Arts, Food Business Management, and Restaurant and Hospitality Management. Applicant must be planning to attend partner schools (International Culinary School of the Art Institute of Atlanta, Austin Community College, Johnson & Wales, Wake Technical College, and Oregon Culinary Institute).

Castle Lanterra Properties Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Castle Lanterra Properties
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors, graduate and current undergraduate and graduate students who are active residents or dependent children of active residents in good standing at a Castle Lanterra Property (located in Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, Texas, Virginia, and Washington).

V&E Diversity Scholarships
Sponsor: Vinson & Elkins
Amount: $10,000
Closing Date: April 1, 2020extended to April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are members of a racial/ethnic group which has been historically underrepresented in the legal profession (Asian, American Indian/Alaska Native, Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latino, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, or Multiracial/two or more races) and/or identify as a member of the LGBT community. Applicant must have U.S. citizenship, residency in Houston, Dallas, Austin or surrounding areas for continuous seven years, have an interest in the legal profession, and be in the top 20% of their class.

Greater Houston Community Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Greater Houston Community Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: April 3, 2020extended to April 17, 2020
Description: Scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and current college students from the Houston, Texas area. There are multiple scholarships available with different requirements – see website for details.

HTA Scholarships
Sponsor: Houston Tennis Association (HTA)
Amount: Up to $2,000
Closing Date: April 22, 2020
Description: Scholarships are open to high school seniors in the Greater Houston area who will be entering college in the upcoming year, and who have participated in high school varsity tennis and/or UST Texas Section tournaments or programs.

HSC Scholarships
Sponsor: Hispanic Scholarship Consortium
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students of Hispanic/Latino heritage who plan to enroll in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the United States with at least a 2.5 GPA. Applicant must reside in Texas, but U.S. citizenship is not required.

Robert W. Mong, Jr. Journalism Scholarship
Sponsor: The Dallas Foundation
Amount: Up to $3,000
Closing Date: April 20, 2020extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who attend a North Texas High School with at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicant must show demonstrated aptitude for print journalism and plan to pursue a four-year degree in journalism.

Extraordinary Scholarship
Sponsor: Daniel Stark Injury Lawyers
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school students from Texas. Applicant must share an experience that has changed his of her life, entrepreneurial goals, and their passions.

Mitchell/Tufts Scholarship
Sponsor: The Dallas Foundation
Amount: Up to $5,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2020
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.

NVM Scholarship
Sponsor: National Videogame Museum (NVM)
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: May 1, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who will be enrolling in a four-year college or university. Applicant should be pursuing careers in either a videogame or technology-based field. There are four scholarships, each with a specific requirement: 1. Frisco, Texas resident; 2. Women from anyone in the U.S.; 3. Texas residents; and 4. Texas residents who attends a Title 1 school.

PHCC Scholarships
Sponsor: PHCC Educational Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: May 1, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to students in plumbing and HVAC apprenticeship programs. In addition to the general scholarships, there are scholarships specifically for residents of Massachusetts and Texas.

Pickard Scholarship
Sponsor: The Dallas Foundation
Amount: At Least $1,000
Closing Date: May 1, 2020
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.

Burlington North Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society | Burlington North Santa Fe Foundation
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: May 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to Native American, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians who are graduating high school seniors and live in a state serviced by BNSF (Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, and Washington). Applicant must be planning to study Business, Finance, Mathematics, Natural/Physical Sciences, Technology, Engineering, Education, Medicine, or Health Administration.

TCA Gareth Morgan Student Teacher Scholarship
Sponsor: Texas Classical Association
Amount: $500
Closing Date: June 1, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to student teachers enrolled in a Latin certification program in Texas.

TSJCL Lourania Miller & Gareth Morgan Scholarships for High School Seniors
Sponsor: Texas Classical Association
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 1, 2020
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.

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