Texas Scholarships

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BSN and post-baccalaureate Scholarship (Fall)

The $1,000 BSN and post-baccalaureate Scholarship is awarded by an organization that wholly and solely supports the nursing community, this scholarship is extremely prestigious and coveted.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 20
Winner announcement
October 31, 2022

LVN and A.D.N. Scholarship (Fall)

The $500 LVN & A.D.N Scholarship awarded by an organization dedicated to supporting the nursing community, is just what you need to move forward in your nursing career.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 20
Winner announcement
October 31, 2022

National Rice Month Scholarship Contest

The National Rice Month Scholarship Contest takes place with a handsome scholarship to financially assist high school graduating seniors pursuing higher education degrees at accredited post-secondary institutions across the U.S.

Amount
$2,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
October 31
Winner announcement
November 23, 2022

C. Lamar Meek Memorial Scholarship

The winner of the C. Lamar Meek Memorial Scholarship receives $1,500 to finance studies in an area related to medical and veterinary entomology.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 1

ASHRAE Region VIII Scholarship

The $3,000 grant aims to support full-time students pursuing a Bachelor of Science or Engineering degree in any of the ASHRAE authorized programs.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
December 1

Fifth Year Accounting Student Scholarship Program

The program, administered by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy, provides up to $5,000 to students planning to take the CPA examination and be CPA certified in Texas.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31

The Helen Laughlin AM Mode Memorial Scholarship

The National Association for Amateur Radio (ARRL) foundation awards a $1,000 scholarship to an amateur radio operator who is pursuing an undergraduate degree in Texas or Arkansas annually.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31
Winner announcement
May 2023

The Tom and Judith Comstock Scholarship

ARRL Foundation annually awards a $2,000 scholarship to a Texas or Oklahoma-based high school senior or college student who possesses an Amateur Radio license to support their college-level studies.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 31
Winner announcement
by May 30

Terry Foundation Scholars

Incoming freshmen at Texas universities are eligible for the scholarship that provides sufficient assistance to cover tuition, books, fees, and reasonable living expenses on campus.

Amount
$5,000–$60,000
Scholarships awarded
225 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
January 2

Caffarelli Scholarship

The Caffarelli Scholarship is based on financial need and is available to a young male Texas student. It is renewable for up to four years.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 12
Winner announcement
April 2023

Wischer Scholarship

The Frost Bank Trustee awards and administers the Wischer Scholarship of $11,000 to Texas students who demonstrate financial need and show academic potential.

Amount
$11,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 12

InspirASIAN Scholarship Program

The InspirASIAN Scholarship Program awards $2,000 to qualifying high school senior and graduate students and undergraduate student in one of 18 states of InspirASIAN Chapter to complete their degrees.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
28 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31
Winner announcement
May, 2022

InspirASIAN Scholarships

InspirASIAN National Scholarships and InspirASIAN State Scholarships are annual programs offering $2,000 and $1,000 to selected high school students for college studies.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
25 winners
Required GPA
3.4
Deadline
January 31

NEWH | Dallas Scholarship

NEWH Dallas Scholarship awards $1,000 to 10 students each, studying at a school within the Dallas area, majoring in hospitality or related fields. The application is open to international students.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
January 31

Texas History Essay Contest

The Texas History Essay Contest offers up to three awards in values ranging from $2,000 to $4,000 high school seniors for them to narrate the history of Texas.

Amount
$2,000–$4,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

LPA Scholarship

LPA, Inc offers scholarships of $5,000 to high school seniors in California and Texas accepted at an accredited institution for a degree program related to design or building industry.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 2

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships

The Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarship offers need-based scholarships of between $500 and $5,000 to graduating high school seniors or students currently enrolled in accredited colleges in the U.S.

Amount
$500–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
48 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 7
Winner announcement
April 2023

Gulf Coast Hurricane Scholarship

The Gulf Coast Hurricane Scholarship is awarded to undergraduate students residing and studying plastic industry-related courses at postsecondary institutions in Florida, Alabama, Louisiana, Texas, and Mississippi.

Amount
$2,000–$6,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 15

The James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund

James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund awards a scholarship to eligible students to pursue undergraduate degrees in arts and sciences, human services, music, or ministry at an accredited college.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 15
Winner announcement
by June 30

American Electric Power Scholarship

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) offers the American Electric Power Scholarship to an eligible student enrolled in an ABET-accredited school who demonstrates an interest in power engineering.

Amount
$4,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
February 18
Winner announcement
by July 1

Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation Loan

Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation offers $8,000 interest-free loans to Texas high school graduates and college students intending to complete their undergraduate studies at an accredited institution in Texas.

Amount
$8,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
February 28
Winner announcement
June 2023

CJ Davidson Scholarship for FCCLA (Family, Career and Community Leaders of America)

The C.J. Davidson Scholarship for FCCLA of $2,250 is awarded to ten graduating high school seniors in Texas who will attend a four-year college in the same state.

Amount
$2,250–$18,000
Scholarships awarded
10 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
May/June 2023

Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd. of Japan Scholarship

The American Welding (AWS) Foundation offers the Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd. of Japan Scholarship to a student enrolled in a welding engineering-related discipline at an accredited high institution nationwide.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
March 1

RMMI Engineering Scholarship

The Rocky Mountain Mining Institute (RMMI) offers this scholarship to undergraduate students of engineering or geology majors pursuing a degree at a college or university to enter the mining industry.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
April 2022

RMMI Technical Scholarship

The Rocky Mountain Mining Institute (RMMI) offers this scholarship to eight students enrolled in technical programs who have expressed an interest in mining as a career path.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
8 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 1
Winner announcement
April 2022

Curwen-Guidry Scholarship Fund

The Fund awards high school seniors who are bowlers in the USBC League to further their education. It’s open to students in the nine states part of the Southern Bowling Congress.

Amount
$750
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
March 15

Don’t mess with Texas Scholarships

The $9,000 Don't Mess With Texas Scholarship is awarded in partnership with Keep Texas Beautiful given to high school seniors that are keeping their schools and communities clean.

Amount
$9,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15
Winner announcement
May 2023

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest – College Students

The Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest awards 30 scholarships to undergraduate students who live in states with Regions' full service and are enrolled in undergraduate programs of their choice.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
2.0
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
July 31st, 2022

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship Contest – High School Seniors

The Scholarship Contest awards 30 scholarships to high school senior students who live in states with Regions' full service and plan to enroll in undergraduate programs of their choice.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
2.0
Deadline
March 31
Winner announcement
July 31st, 2022

Susan Howard Community Service Award

The British American Foundation of Texas annually awards students in Texas and Great Britain a scholarship worth $5,000 for their community service.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 31

V&E Diversity Scholarship

Vinson & Elkins offers $10,000 to seven high school senior students of a minority in Houston, Dallas, and Austin to enroll in law undergraduate degree programs at accredited universities or colleges.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
7 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1
Winner announcement
by May 30

Ann Arnold Scholarship

The Ann Arnold Scholarship is an annual award of $5,000 to a junior, senior, or graduate student enrolled in a broadcast journalism program at a four-year institution in Texas.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15
Winner announcement
June 2023

Davis Memorial Foundation

The Western States Roofing Contractors Association awards undergraduate and graduate students scholarships to enroll in a trade school or pursue a degree in a field related to construction.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 22
Winner announcement
September 2022

Cathay Bank Foundation Scholarship

The Cathay Bank Foundation Scholarship offers twenty $1,000 scholarships to high school seniors.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
20 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 30

HSC Scholarship

The Hispanic Scholarship Consortium seeks to support Hispanic and Latino students in Texas to study at a university or college in the United States.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
April 30

Bechtel Corporation Scholarship

The Bechtel Corporation Scholarship awards $5,000 to underrepresented undergraduates looking to major in the specified engineering degrees at the listed universities.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
4 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
May 1

Community Service Scholarships

Preparing for college is an exciting time, but it can also be an overwhelming undertaking, especially for students graduating during a pandemic.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
50 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 10
Winner announcement
July 2023

¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program

The ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award program offers 185 $1,500 flight e-passes to undergraduate and graduate students who travel away from home to study.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
185 winners
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 15
Winner announcement
July 8, 2023

MGMA Southern Section Scholarship

The American College of Medical Practice Executives (ACMPE) offers the MGMA Southern Section Scholarship of $2,500 to undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in medical practice management-related fields.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
May 15

SAWF Scholarship Program

The Southern Automotive Women's Forum Scholarship Program provides scholarships between $1,000 and $5,000 to women enrolled or who plan to enroll in a STEM-related field.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
2.5
Deadline
May 20
Winner announcement
July 28, 2023

Ab Irvine Scholarship Program

Santa Fe Civitan awards two undergraduate or graduate students, passionate to help children with special needs, the $2,000 Ab Irvine Scholarship Program each to pursue their undergraduate or graduate studies.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
June 1
Winner announcement
August 2023

Jon Yi Education Scholarship

The Jon Yi Education Scholarship awards $1,000 to high school seniors pursuing a two- or four-year degree at an accredited Texas-based post-secondary institution of their choice.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
June 1
Winner announcement
August 2023

Stephen T. Kugle Scholarship

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers offers this scholarship to undergraduate students enrolled in an ABET-accredited, or substantially equivalent, engineering degree program at public universities in District E states.

Amount
$3,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
3.0
Deadline
June 1
Winner announcement
July 31

BSN and post-baccalaureate Scholarship (Summer)

The Good Samaritan Foundation’s BSN post-baccalaureate Scholars Program offers many $1,000 scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate nursing students.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 15
Winner announcement
July 31, 2023

LVN and A.D.N. Scholarship (Summer)

The LVN and A.D.N. Scholarship Program offered by the Good Samaritan Foundation awards a $500 award to undergraduates and postgraduate nursing students.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
July 15
Winner announcement
July 31, 2023

Extraordinary Scholarship

Five high school students from Texas can be awarded the Extraordinary Scholarship of $1,000, administered by Daniel Stark to pursue their undergraduate studies annually.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
5 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1

Study.com September Scholarships

The Study.com September Scholarships offer 30 students in any field of study from the United States or 25 specific states a $500 scholarship each to pursue their undergraduate studies.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
30 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1
Winner announcement
December

Advancing Care Scholarship for Adult Learners

Every year, BASU Aesthetics + Plastic Surgery grants a $1,500 scholarship to a Texan who is at least 30 years old and pursuing a graduate degree in the medical field.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 19
Winner announcement
December 6, 2023

Texas Scholarships

Our Scholaroo database of scholarships gives 47 different Texas scholarships that you can apply for. These are perfect for the student who is a resident in Texas or plans to study at a university, college or trade school in Texas. The award amount for each of these scholarships varies, however over 30 of these scholarships offer more than $1,000 towards your studies.

Frequently asked questions

Are there any scholarships for women in Texas?

Ther are 3 o Texas scholarships specifically for women. Namely, the LPA scholarship, the Southern Automotive Women’s Forum Scholarship, and the Society of Women Engineers Scholarship. In addition, 43 of our scholarships call for applications from any gender, including women. If you’re looking for scholarships for women outside Texas, head to our Scholarships for Women page.

How many scholarships are there for high school seniors in Texas

There are 13 different scholarships available in our Scholaroo database for high school seniors in Texas. A scholarship that may be of particular interest because of the minimum requirements, is the Texas History Essay Contest. This scholarship calls for graduating high school seniors to submit an essay to stand a chance to win up to $4,000 in a cash prize for college.

Are there any scholarships for minorities in Texas?

There are 3  Texas scholarships that are for minority students. Specifically, the LPA Scholarship, the ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! Higher Education Travel Award Program and the HSC Scholarship. The LPA Scholarship is to improve diversity in engineering and architecture fields, any student from a minority group may apply. ¡Lánzate!/Take Off! program and HSC Scholarship is for Hispanic students only.

Are there scholarships in Texas for college students?

There are 21  Texas scholarships that call for applications from college students. Most of the scholarships in Texas are for those already enrolled in a college or university, or those who will be soon.

How many full-ride scholarships are available in Texas?

There aren’t many full-ride scholarships specifically for Texas. The Terry Foundation Scholars is one. They offer funding to cover tuition, textbooks, accommodation, and more. You will need to graduate from a texas high school and attend one of the 13 Texas public universities to receive this full-ride scholarship. If you’re looking for full-ride scholarships outside Texas, check out The Gates Scholarship or the Science Ambassador Scholarship.