Scholarships come from a variety of sources, including the college you plan to attend. Be sure to fill out the scholarship application (if required) when you complete your application for admission. Scholarships are awarded based on merit and/or need. Money is typically distributed quickly so waiting to apply for scholarships is not a good idea.
Here are a few websites to look for scholarship opportunities:
- Every Chance Every Texan
- Scholarship Search - Find the Scholarship that fits your talents and interests.
- Student Scholarships - The largest scholarship database on the web.
- Free Scholarship Search Tool - Sponsored by Discover Card this scholarship search tool gives you fast access to more than 3 million scholarships. Students can customize their scholarship search to meet their unique needs.
- Scholarships and Financial Aid For Students with Disabilities
- UNIGO - Connection to over 3.6 million in scholarships.
- College Greenlight - Connects first generation and underrepresented students to caring colleges and generous scholarships.
- Texas Match the Promise
- Texas Tuition Promse Fund
- Best College Scholarships - This guide provides insight into the types of scholarships available, the application process, and how to improve your odds of being awarded a scholarship.
- Scholarship 360 - They help connect students with scholarships.
- College Board - The College Board partners with scholarship providers connected to the SAT®, PSAT/NMSQT®, and PSAT™ 10. Through these partners, students can access more than $300 million in scholarship awards.
- College & Career Resources for Students with Disabilities
- Kaleidoscope - Helps with each step of the scholarship process . They help simplify the way applicants apply, recommenders submit reference letters, review boards select the best applicants, and your team manage the entire lifecycle of a program. All of this, and more, is digitized through our all-in-one software platform.
- The Ultimate Scholarship Guide
Scholarships are listed in order of deadline.
Going Merry - This free service is a common app for scholarships. Once a profile is filled out, you are automatically matched for scholarships.
ACC Scholarships - Deadlines vary
Scholarship Deadlines by Month - Deadlines Vary
Weird Scholarships - Deadlines Vary
Form Swift - Deadline Varies
Business focused scholarship
Business Degree Scholarships - Deadlines Vary
How to Start a Blog Scholarship - Deadline: Applications Accepted Year Round
Charles Butt Scholarship - Deadlines Vary - Geared for the Aspiring Teacher
College Board Opportunity Scholarships - Deadlines Vary - Doesn't require an essay, application, or minimum GPA. Instead, it rewards your effort and initiative.
Imagine America Foundation - Deadlines Vary - Geared for trade school students.
Strive Academics - Deadlines Vary - Nine unique scholarships for creative students.
30 Best Texas Scholarships - Deadlines Vary
*** More Scholarships will be coming at the beginning of January 2024. Check back frequently.
PEO Star Scholarship - Deadline - July 16, 2023 - Young Ladies only. This scholarship has been EXTENDED to Oct. 1, 2023
LCRA College Scholarship - Deadline - January 31, 2024 - High school senior accepted to attend Texas State Technical College, Tyler Junior College or Blinn College.
Fannie Bowzer and Gomillion Byars Scholarship - Deadline - April 5, 2024 - African American majoring in Education, Theology , or Minor in Religion.
National Daughters of the American Revolution - Deadline Nov. 1, 2023
NHS Scholarship - Deadline Nov. 30, 2023
Discover Student Loans Sweepstakes - Deadline - January 31st annually.
Flight Training Scholarships - Deadline - February annually.
The Sparkling Ice Flavorful Scholarship - Deadline - February annually. They are looking for fun and unique candidates for their Flavorful Futures Scholarship.
Conditional Grant Application - Deadline - March 1st annually - A grant that will provide financial assistance to eligible economically disadvantaged students interested in working for the Texas Department of Transportation. The grant consists of tuition, fees and stipend.
Create a Greeting Card Scholarship - Deadline - March annually.
Apartment Guide Scholarship - Deadline - March annually.
Driver Education Intiative Award - Deadlines - Annually - March 31, August 1, and Nov. 30
Automotive Scholarships - Deadline - March annually.
Gandy Ink Scholarship - Deadline - April annually.
Rover Scholarship - Deadline - May 1, annually
PixelPlex Scholarship - Deadlines - Dec. 5th and June 5th annually. STEM Based Scholarship.
Future Web Developers Scholarship - Deadline - Sept. 30th annually.
Prevounce Preventitive Health Scholarship - Deadline - Oct. 15th annually. - For those pursuing a career in healthcare.
Coupon Xoo Scholarship - Deadlines- March and September annually.
The WiseGeek LGBTQ+ Scholarship - Deadline - Annually.
Design for Recovery Sober Living Scholarship - Deadline - Annually - If you have been affected by addiction, they want to hear your story. 500-1000 word story about your addiction experience.