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 you 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 over 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.
- Chegg Scholarships
- Texas Match the Promise
- Texas Tuition Promse Fund
Scholarships are listed in order of deadline.
Going Merry - A common app for scholarships. Its a free service. Once a profile is filled out, you are automatically matched for scholarships.
ACC Scholarships - Deadlines vary
American Psychological Association Scholarships, Grants an Awards - Deadlines Vary
Scholarship Deadlines by Month - Deadlines Vary
Weird Scholarships - Deadlines Vary
Form Swift - Deadline Varies
Business focused scholarship
Business Degree Scholarships - Deadlines Vary
Texas Tech Scholarships - Deadlines Vary
How to Start a Blog Scholarship - Deadline: Applications Accepted Year Round
AFSA Scholarships - Deadlines Vary
Imagine America Foundation- Deadlines Vary; Geared for trade school students.
Charles Butt Scholarship - Deadlines Vary - Geared for the Aspiring Teacher
College Board Opportunity Scholarships - Deadlines Vary - It doesn't require an essay, application, or minimum GPA. Instead, it rewards your effort and initiative.
Strive Academics - Deadlines Vary - 9 unique Scholarships for Creative Students.
25+ Local Scholarships will be added througout the year, with the majority posted after January. Check this site frequently.
PEO Star Scholarship - Deadline: September 15, 2018 - Must be female to apply.
Voice of Democracy - Deadline October 31,2018 - Your local VFW Post 2933 and the National VFW are dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation.
Cherry Gray PEO Scholarship - Deadline: January 31, 2019
Texas Exes - Deadline: November 1, 2018 - Must have applied to UT Austin by Nov. 1, 2018
United Heritage Community Scholarship - Deadline: February 15, 2019
Bill Buchholtz Scholarship - Deadline: April 1, 2019- Musical Background.
PTSA - Deadline: April 12, 2019 - Applicant must be a current member of DSHS PTSA as of Nov. 15, 2018
CTE Scholarship - Deadline April 12, 2019
Fannie Bower and Gomillion Byars Scholarship - Deadline: April 25, 2019 - Must be Africian American seeking undergraduate degree in Education,Theology , or Minor in Religon
Unlinited Cellular Scholarship - Deadline: November 30, 2018
Herrman and Herrman Scholarship - Deadline: December 1, 2018 - Applicants must discuss innovation within the automotive industry, and how technology is making an impact. $5,000 in scholarship prizes will be awarded.
Proud Texan Scholarship - Deadline: December 30, 2018
Fieldbloom Annual Scholarship - Deadline: December 31, 2018
Global Goals Scholarship Program - Deadline: December 31, 2018
Open Water Scholarship - Deadline: December 31, 2018
Bad Credit.org Wealth Wise Scholarship - Deadline: December 31, 2018
Crazy Games Scholarship - Deadline: December 31, 2018
Getting Real About Distracted Driving Scholarship - Deadlines: (Fall) December 31, 2018 ( Spring) May 31, 2019
OppU Achievers Scholarship - Deadlines: Applications accepted year-round with cycle deadlines September 30,2018, December 31, 2018, March 31, 2019 and June 30, 2019
St. David’s Neal Kocurek Scholarship - Deadline: January 7, 2019
TASB Student Voices Scholarship - Deadline: January 16, 2019
Discover Student Loans Sweepstakes - Deadline: January 31, 2019
Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority Scholarship - Deadline: February 1, 2019
Daughters of the Americn Revolution ( DAR) - Deadline February 15, 2019
A+ Federal Credit Union Scholarship - Deadline February 15, 2019
Create a Greeting Card Scholarship - Deadline : March 1, 2019
AFS Study Abroad Scholarships - Deadlines begin March 14, 2019
Bridesmaid Gifts Boutique Scholarship - Deadline: March 15, 2019
International Virtual Learning Acadamey Scholarship - Deadline April 30, 2019 - this scholarship is available for anyone who is attending college next fall. This applies to both community college and university-bound students. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required along with a 300-500 word essay (topic found on their website)
STEM Scholarships - Deadline: April 30, 2019
Rover Scholarship - Deadline: May 1, 2019
Rosen & Ohr Law Scholarship - Deadline: July 20, 2019 - The scholarship offers a cash award to the student who writes the best response to the following prompt: "Write an essay explaining in detail how a serious accident involving you, a family member, or a close friend has impacted your life. This could have been a car crash, a slip-and-fall accident, a work-related injury, or any other serious accident."