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.
Tips to Avoid Scholarship Scams
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.
Scholarships for Student Caregivers
30 Best Texas Scholarships - Deadlines Vary
PEO Star Scholarship - Deadline - July 15, 2022 - Available for graduating high school senior woman.
Cherry Gray PEO Scholarship - Deadline - January 31, 2023 - Available for graduating high school senior woman.
HEB Scholarship - Deadline - February 3,2023
A+ Federal Credit Union - Deadline - February 3, 2023
PEC Scholarship - Deadline - March 20, 2023
Hays County A & M University Mothers' Club Scholarship - Deadline March 21, 2023
Plaid Pony Scholarship - Deadline - March 31, 2023
The Thomas A. Caswell and Rebeca Diaz Caswell Memorial Scholarship Foundation - Deadline - March 31, 2023 - this scholarship is awarded to Austin-area high school senior band students who will attend the University of Texas and who excel in four areas: music, leadership, academics, and citizenship.
Dripping Springs Lions Club Scholarship - Deadline- March 31, 2023 - Public College/University/Trade school in Texas will only be considered.
Ann Hohman Scholarship - Deadline - March 31, 2023 - Only applications from education majors who will be attending a Public College/University /Trade school in Texas.
Dripping Springs A&M Club - Deadline - April 1, 2023
Dripping Springs Women's Club - Deadline - April 7, 2023 - Open to all all female applicants. - *** The winners of this scholarship would be expected to attend the DS Aggie Muster ceremony on 4/21.
Jackson Simon Memorial Scholarship - Deadline - April 10, 2023
Kent S. Butler Groundwater Stewardship Scholarship Essay Contest - Deadline - April 14, 2023
Dripping Springs Water Supply Corporation - Deadline - April 14, 2023
Cobb Scholarship - Deadline - April 14, 2023
CTAT Area 4 Scholarship - Deadline - April 14, 2023
Pride of Dripping Springs Scholarship - Deadline April 15, 2023 - Online only.
Texas Tech Alumni Scholarship - Deadline April 15, 2023 - The applicant must first sign up with their email address issued by Texas Tech University (firstname.lastname@example.org) and create a password. They will receive an email with a link to confirm their account. They will then have the opportunity to complete a general application. The system will identify which scholarships they are qualified for.
Dripping Springs Rotary Club Scholarship - Deadline - April 17, 2023
Dripping Springs Order of the Eastern Star - Deadline - April 18, 2023
Rambo Masonic Lodge Scholarship - Deadline - April 18, 2023
Dripping Springs PTSA Scholarship - Deadline - April 21, 2023
Margaret Jean "Marnie" Whitmarsh Scholarship - Deadline - April 21, 2023 - For Future Educators
Elite Roofing and Restoration Scholarship - Deadline - April 25, 2023
Tuck Scholarship - Deadline - April 28, 2023
Daughters of the American Revolution - Deadline - January 31, 2023 - 6 scholarship opportunities are offered. A family member does not have to be in DAR except for the one scholarship marked with ***
Catherine G. Jurgemey Scholarship - Deadline - May 31, 2023 - High School Senior who has overachieved during high school in law-related activities.
Student Voice: Converstaion about Education Scholarship - Deadline - January 31, 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.
Automotive Aftermarket Scholarships - Deadline - March 31, 2023
Driver Education Intiative Award - Deadlines - Annually - March 31, August 1, and Nov. 30
The Epilepsy Foundation Central and South Texas Scholarship - Deadline April 1, 2023
Women in Public Finance Scholarship - Deadline April 14, 2023
Central Texas Association for Pupil Transportation Student Scholarship - Deadline April 30, 2023
Automotive Scholarships - Deadline - March annually.
Gandy Ink Scholarship - Deadline - April annually.
The "No Sweat" Scholarship - Deadline - Dec. 31, 2022 - No minimum GPA or long essay to write.
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.