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QUEST BRIDGE - NATIONAL COLLEGE MATCH  2017
FULL FOUR-YEAR SCHOLARSHIPS TO TOP COLLEGES FOR STUDENTS WHO:
 
ARE IN TOP 5-10%,
HAVE DEMONSTRATED FINANCIAL NEEDS (FREE LUNCH, LOW-INCOME) AND
HAVE SOLID SAT/ACT SCORES. (1310 / 28+)
 
FIND OUR MORE HERE

Catholic Life Insurance

Deadline: March 1, 2017

 

Each year, we award 35 college or trade school scholarships to graduating high school seniors who have gone above and beyond in their studies and their communities, through a program called the All American Scholar Award Program. Students who receive an All American Scholar Award have been inspired to dedicate their time and efforts to helping others and making a difference in their communities while at the same time excelling academically, and we strive to reward this high level of selfless commitment.


Each scholarship is worth $1,000 and is designed to help offset tuition costs for young Catholic Life members seeking to attend an accredited college or university the fall semester immediately following their high school graduation. Winners are selected based on their community service, scholastic achievement, and a 250-word essay describing their most valuable volunteer experience.

 

Click Here to Apply.
Texas Student Housing Scholarship
Deadline: January 31, 2017

This scholarship is open to students accepted to colleges in Austin, College Station, or Denton, Texas, that have NOT signed off-campus housing leases.
 
Please note:  Texas Woman's University typically does not permit Freshmen or Sophomore students to live off campus.  The University of North Texas restricts Freshmen from living off-campus as well.  Therefore, scholarships may be limited to upper-classmen at these universities.
 
Click here to download and print application.
University of Texas- Austin
Texas Advance Program
 
Texas Advance programs include the University Leadership Network, Longhorn Pre-College Academy and Presidential Scholars.  Most awards are $20,000 ($5,000 a year for four years); that amount, when combined with other federal and state aid, is enough to pay the entire cost of tuition, fees and books for students with significant financial need.  Students in select programs also get the chance to participate in one or more of the invitation-only academic learning communities.
 
In order to qualify for consideration, students must:
 
  • Submit a complete application for admissions by Oct. 15, 2016, for priority consideration.
  • Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by Dec. 1, 2016 for priority consideration.
 
Click here to apply.
 
Frontier Fiesta Associaton
Deadline: January 20, 2017
 
Frontier Fiesta Association is offering multiple scholarships to any incoming freshman student who will be attending the University of Houston in the 2017 fall semester.
 
CLICK HERE for the application.

Terry Foundation Scholarships

 

The Terry Freshman Scholarship, known as the Terry Traditional Scholarship, is awarded to Texas high school seniors who have been accepted for admission to one of the Terry-affiliated public universities in Texas.  To receive a Terry scholarship, potential Terry Scholars must meet the following criteria:  academic excellence, demonstrated leadership, and financial need.

Application Process
Applications for the Terry Traditional Scholarship are available only from the universities and are not available from the Foundation.

The University of Texas- Austin
Texas A&M University
University of Houston
Texas State University
The University of Texas- Dallas
The University of Texas- San Antonio
Texas Tech University
University of North Texas
Texas Woman's University
Texas A&M University- Galveston
Sam Houston State University
The University of Texas- Arlington
The University of Texas- El Paso


Interview Process
Terry Scholarship affiliates at each university review applications and nominate candidates for interviews with the Foundation. Read more about the Interview.

Frequently Asked Questions

Fannie Bowzer and Gomillion Byars Scholarship
Deadline: April 25, 2017
 
Click HERE for information about the scholarship. 
Click HERE for the scholarship application. 
Solomon Lodge #484 Scholarship
Deadline: February 15, 2017
 
Click HERE for the scholarship application.

LendEdu Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2017

 

The LendEDU Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship award. Our scholarship can be used to cover any and all costs related to the winner's education. The LendEDU Scholarship can be used to cover tuition, textbooks, room and board, and even living expenses. The LendEDU Scholarship will be awarded to 2 students this spring.

 

Click Here for information and to apply.

 

Law Office of Hilda L. Sibrian, P.C. Proud Texan Scholarship
Deadline: December 30, 2016
 
The Law Office of Hilda L. Sibrian, P.C. is offering one $2,500 scholarship to a Texas student. 

The scholarship is open to any high school senior, college or graduate student in Texas. He or she must be enrolled at a two-year to five-year institution in 2017. A minimum GPA is not required. To apply, the student will create a short (30–120 second) video and essay, telling us the following things: 

-What motivates you to continue your education? 
-Who helped you along the way? 
-What do you plan to do to better the state of Texas? 
 
Click HERE for information and to apply.

Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Scholarship

Students who meet the following criteria:

Must have competed at the UIL Academic State Meet any year of their high school career (CX debaters must have advanced to the second day of competition) OR must be a state finalist in the Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition, the Latino History Essay Competition, Student Congress, or the UIL Young Filmmakers Festival

Must plan to attend an accredited college or university in the state of Texas

Must enroll full-time in college and maintain a 2.5 college GPA (some scholarships require higher GPAs)

Must have taken either the SAT or the ACT

Must be graduating from high school during the current academic year.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.

Texas Engineering Foundation
Deadline: January 13, 2017
 
The chapters of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE) in affiliation with Texas Engineering Foundation (TEF) will award scholarships to students studying to become engineers in an engineering program at an ABET-accredited (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) college or university. Upon verification of enrollment, these scholarships will be presented to the university in the student’s name. 
 
As individual chapter scholarship requirements may vary, it is essential to contact your Chapter Scholarship Coordinator for complete application requirements (see attached lists for school district chapter assignments and Chapter Coordinators). Unless otherwise instructed by your scholarship coordinator, applications must be submitted to the coordinator by the date specified below. 
 
The application consists of seven (7) sections. Please complete each section according to the instructions of your Chapter Scholarship Coordinator. To be eligible for a TSPE Chapter Scholarship a student must (a TSPE chapter may require additional criteria): 
  • Be a United States citizen 
  • Be a high school senior with a 3.0 or higher GPA entering college in the fall of 2017 
  • Have scored at least a 620 in math, a 580 in reading & writing on the SAT, or a 29 in math and a 25 in English on the ACT 
  • Enroll in an ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) accredited engineering program. (Click here and click on “Find ABET-Accredited Programs” to obtain a listing) 
 
CLICK HERE for more information.
Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships for Migrant Students
Click Here for more information. 
Print and Graphics Scholarship Foundation Scholarships
Deadline: March 1, 2017
 
To be eligible to compete for one of the scholarship awards, you must have the following:
  • Applicant must be pursuing a career in printing technology, printing management, publishing or graphic communications.
  • A student who is enrolled in a printing or graphics program at a technical school, college, or university within the U.S.
  • Applicant must be a full time student
  • A high school senior or high school graduate
  • Be able to maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
 
Click HERE for more information. 
Society of Women Engineers Scholarship Program 
Deadline: May 15, 2017
 

The SWE Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to women admitted to accredited baccalaureate or graduate programs, in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology and computer science. In 2016, SWE disbursed approximately 230 new and renewed scholarships valued at more than $750,000.

Scholarships are typically awarded in May (sophomore, junior, senior and graduate students) and July (freshmen and reentry students) for use during the following academic year. Recipients are announced in September.

All SWE Scholarship applicants must be planning to attend a school ABET-accredited programs. Undergraduate applicants must be planning to study an ABET-accredited program in engineering, technology, or computing in the upcoming academic year.  Masters and PhD candidates must be enrolled or accepted at a school with ABET-accredited programs in engineering, computing, or technology.

More information about eligibility and requirements can be found on the SWE Scholarships page. 

CLICK HERE for the scholarship page. 

2016 Green Home Improvement Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2016
 

HomeAdvisor’s green home improvement scholarship challenges students to come up with innovative ideas and thoughts towards green homes and energy-efficient improvements. Our goal is to hopefully help future students make changes and innovations in the green home improvement industry. This scholarship intends to serves as the first step towards those changes.

Scholarship Overview:

HomeAdvisor is challenging students to break new ground in green home improvement by offering a scholarship every year to one student. High school seniors accepted to a college or trade school or any student currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any accredited college, university or trade school in the United States are qualified to apply by submitting a 1,000 to 2,000 word essay. Students should e-mail their essays to scholarship@homeadvisor.com.
 
CLICK HERE for the scholarship page. 
ENTELEC’s Wayne V. Black Scholarship
Deadline: January 20, 2017
 
In 2006, the Board of Directors of the Energy Telecommunications & Electrical Association established the Wayne V. Black Scholarship Award. It was with great sadness that in the fall of 2011, ENTELEC mourned the loss of Mr. Black. The scholarship has been renamed the “Wayne V. Black Memorial Scholarship Award.
 
CLICK HERE for the scholarship page.
VFW Auxiliary’s Young American Patriotic Art Contest
See deadlines below.
 

Who is Eligible to Apply?

  • Any student in grades 9-12 who is enrolled in a public, private or parochial high school or home study program in the United States.
  • Maximum student age of 18 at time of local entry.
  • Student must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. national.
  • Applicant does not have to be related to a VFW or VFW Auxiliary member to participate, but the student must attend school in the same state as the sponsoring VFW Auxiliary.

What is the Scholarship Amount?

  • The first-place winner from each state competes for national awards totaling $21,000.

What are the Scholarship Submission Requirements?

  • Art must be on paper or canvas. Water color, pencil, pastel, charcoal, tempera, crayon, acrylic, pen-and-ink or oil may be used.
  • Digital art and photography is NOT ACCEPTED.
  • Submit canvas entries on stretcher frames or canvas board; other entries must be matted on white.
  • Do not frame.
  • Art should be no smaller than 8” x 10” but no larger than 18” x 24,” not including the mat.

What are the Scholarship Deadlines?

  • March 31: Student Entry Deadline to VFW Auxiliary.*
  • April 10:  VFW Auxiliary and District Judging Complete.
  • April 15:  VFW Auxiliary and District Winners to Department (state) for Judging.*
  • May 5:  VFW Auxiliary Department (state) Winners to VFW Auxiliary National Headquarters.*
* required deadlines
 
CLICK HERE for the scholarship page. 
Diabetes Scholars Foundation
Deadline: April 15, 2017
 

The Diabetes Scholars Foundation’s college scholarship program is available to incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes and who are US citizens or permanent residents seeking a higher education at an accredited four year university, college, technical or trade school. This scholarship recognizes students who have high academic performance, are actively involved in the diabetes community, participate in community and/or extra-curricular activities and who have demonstrated that they are successfully managing the challenges of living with diabetes. Diabetes Scholars Foundation scholarships are not based on financial need.

Eligibility:

  • High School Seniors with Type 1 diabetes seeking a higher education at an accredited four year university, college, technical or trade school.
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

Scholarship Awards:  

The following scholarships will be awarded to students who are high school seniors and will be incoming freshmen in the fall and who have Type 1 diabetes:

    • The Lilly Diabetes Tomorrow’s Leaders Scholarship – eleven scholarships at $5,000 each, five scholarships at $4,000 each and five scholarships at $3,000 each will be awarded to students that will be an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes
    • Novo Nordisk Scholarship – four $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to students that will be an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes
    • Jay Cutler Athletic Scholarship – five $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to a student that will be an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes and will be playing a competitive sport in college.
    • Type 1 for 68 years so far – four $5,000 scholarships will be awarded randomly to an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes
    • Sanofi – Two $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to students that will be an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes
    •  Jay Franke Scholarship – two $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes and  pursuing an Arts Degree (music, theatre, dance)
    •  Bradley D. Gendron Memorial Scholarship – one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes residing in Colorado
    • Josh Smith Memorial Scholarship – one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes and residing in Ohio
    • Nicky Randazzo Scholarship – one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshmen with type 1 diabetes and pursuing a Business degree
    • Chef Alain Roby Culinary Scholarship – one $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to an incoming freshmen from Illinois with type 1 diabetes pursuing a bachelor or associates degree in culinary arts from an accredited college or university
Award Announcements
The recipients of the 2017 scholarships will be telephoned no later than June 1, 2017. Those applicants not selected will not receive any other notification
    • Checks will be distributed directly to the school in July once it’s been verified that the recipients have been accepted and registered to an accredited four year university, college, technical or trade school
 
CLICK HERE for the scholarship page.
Healthcare Leaders Scholarship
Deadline: January 29, 2017
 
Nurse.org is seeking applications for the Healthcare Leaders Scholarship. To be eligible for the $1000 award, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or above, be pursuing a degree related to healthcare, and submit a 600-1000 word essay. Scholarship is offered once a year and award is paid directly to the student.
 
CLICK HERE for the application. 
A+ Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Deadline: February 5, 2017
 

We’re committed to helping our college-bound members with scholarships for educational expenses. Each year we award multiple scholarships to hardworking area high school and college students.

For 2017, we’re awarding forty-five $2,000 scholarships to:

  • High School graduating seniors pursuing an education major
  • High School graduating seniors pursuing majors in other fields
  • College Students with a minimum of 60 collegiate hours, AND who have successfully been admitted into the School of Education
  • Teachers working on a master’s degree

Eligible Applicants must be:

  • A current A+FCU member, or a child or grandchild of an A+FCU member
  • Attending or planning to attend a college or university
CLICK HERE for the application. 

Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship- The Mortgage Reports

Deadline: January 29. 2017

The Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship is offered to students entering or currently pursuing an educational program related to business or finance. Students must be at least 17 years of age and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

All applicants must submit a 600 to 1,000-word essay explaining what they hope to accomplish during their career in a business or finance field and how the scholarship would fulfill those goals. Recommended topics are included in the Personal Essay section.

 

CLICK HERE for more information. 

Fay T. Barnes Scholarship
Deadline: Turn in to Counseling Office (Mrs. Barnes) by February 1, 2017
 
Each scholarship awarded will be a maximum amount of $3,500.00 per school year.  The total scholarship may not exceed $14,000.
 
Recipients are chosen on the basis of the following criteria:
  • Scholarship - overall "B" (85) average at graduation , minimum
  • Citizenship/Character - activities, accomplishments, and recommendations
  • Financial need - may be considered
  • Student must attend an accredited college or university in the state of Texas.
 
CLICK HERE for more information. 
Baylor Scott & White Hospital Taylor Vounteers
Deadline: April 7, 2017
 
Baylor Scott & White Hospital Taylor Volunteers award scholarships to deserving individuals who wish to study nursing, therapy, or a related health or medical field and who are accepted into an accredited college.  Scholarships will be granted without regard to sex, race, color, or creed.  No funds will be awarded for remedial classes.  The scholarships are for a one-time payment of $1,000.  
 
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
The Ross Wagner Scholarship- Gemini
Deadline: February 1, 2017
 
High school students looking for a career in engineering are encouraged to apply for the Ross Wagner Scholarship. This fund provides scholarships of up to $25,000 each year to a maximum of $100,000 over four years to attend one of the top 30 engineering schools in the United States and Canada.  
 
The Ross Wagner Scholarships are open to high school students in the United States and Canada only in communities where Gemini has plants. Those communities are Farmville, Virginia; Taylor, Texas; Cannon Falls, Minnesota; Fallon, Nevada; Decorah, Iowa; and Hanover, Ontario.  It is also available to students attending high school in the hometowns of Gemini’s founders; Howard, SD and Randolph, MN.  
 
To apply or for a complete list of guidelines for the Ross Wagner Scholarship, visit the website or contact Nancy Vandergon at Gemini Incorporated at (507) 263-3957.
 
 
Williamson County Aggie Mom's Club Scholarship 
Deadline: Postmarked March 10, 2017

Howdy!

The Williamson County Aggie Moms Club annually gives out  scholarships to Williamson County students who are planning to attend or are  currently attending Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. Last year,  we provided 20 scholarships to area youth.

 

Click HERE for the scholarship website.

Professional Women of Williamson County Scholarship
Deadline: March 20, 2017
 
Professional Women of Williamson County annually awards at least 1 - $500 - $1,000 traditional scholarship and at least 1 - $500 - $1,000 non-traditional scholarship. The traditional scholarship is awarded to a Williamson County female high school student entering her first year of college or a state certification program. The non-traditional scholarship is awarded to a female resident of Williamson County pursuing a professional degree program or a state certification program. 
 
CLICK HERE for the scholarship and more information. 
A+ Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Deadline: February 5, 2017
 
CLICK HERE for more information. 
 
 

Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship Program

Deadline: June 1, 2017

CLICK HERE for more information.

ACR is proud to announce our sixth annual "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship Program. Our goal for this program is twofold:

  1. To promote animation and its related fields as a career path for young people
  2. To encourage aspiring animation professionals to research and understand what a career in animation requires.

Our program offers a scholarship opportunity to high school seniors in the US. 

Scholarships will be awarded to a high school senior who:

  1. Intends to pursue an animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college.
  2. Has a demonstrable record of academic success.
  3. Has a passion and drive for an animation and/or design related career.  
Aspiring Business Professionals Scholarship Program
Deadline: June 1, 2017

OMBAR is proud to announce our second annual "Aspiring Business Professional" Scholarship Program. Our goal for this program is twofold:

  1. To promote business and its related fields as a career path for young people
  2. To encourage aspiring business professionals to research and understand what a career in business requires.

Our program offers a scholarship opportunity to high school seniors in the US. 

Scholarships will be awarded to a high school senior who:

  1. Intends to pursue a business related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college.
  2. Has a demonstrable record of academic success.
  3. Has a passion and drive for a business career.  
CLICK HERE for more information. 
Junior Lide Scholarship
Deadline: April 20, 2017
 

BACKGROUND

        Mandville Lide Jr., known affectionately as Junior, was born January 31, 1931.  He worked as a boilermaker in the early part of his career in the Houston area.  He moved back to the Mexia area in 1968.  He started building steel tanks in the mid-1970’s.  He built a tank fabrication business that evolved into a very successful family owned and operated business.  Junior was a generous man.  He would help people financially and would give his time to help friends, neighbors and family members.   Junior died on July 7, 2008.  This foundation is to operate in the spirit of giving that Junior maintained during his lifetime.

PURPOSE:

                The purpose of the Junior Lide Scholarship is to provide grants to selected students to help cover the cost of education beyond high school. Scholarship recipients are selected by a Scholarship Committee.  The decisions of the committee are final and it will make no explanations of its decisions.  Emphasis will be placed on financial need, type of further education being sought (technical or trade school or college), leadership and extracurricular activities.  Unlike many other scholarships, preference will be given to eligible students who desire to attend technical college or trade schools.

WHO MAY APPLY?

                Taylor High School Students who school who have been accepted to attend an accredited college, university, or technical college, and who can demonstrate to the Selection Committee good character and skills adequate for continuing his/her education.
Please come by the counseling office to get an application.
Summit Disability Law Group- Disability Scholarship Program
Deadline: August 1, 2017
 

The following eligibility criteria MUST be met to qualify:

  1. You must currently be enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a college or university in the United States.
  2. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher cumulative GPA in the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended.
  3. You must have a physician documented disability
$1000 scholarship for those who have been affected by a disability.
 
CLICK HERE to apply.
 
Eisenberg Gilchrist & Cutt- EGC Women in Law Scholarship
Deadline: June 30, 2017
 
This scholarship is open to women interested in pursuing a career in law nationwide.
 
CLICK HERE to apply.
Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society Memorial Foundation Asthma Scholarship
Deadline: March 1, 2017
 
The Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society (TAAIS) Memorial Foundation is pleased to announce the 2017 TAAIS Memorial Foundation Asthma Scholarship Award. This $1,500.00 one-time award will be granted to up to three qualified and deserving high school seniors in Texas who suffer from asthma.
 
Please CLICK HERE for more information and for the application. 
Christensen & Hymas Scholarship
Deadline: August 1, 2017
 
A generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify.  To qualify for this scholarship: 
  • You must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a University or College in the United States 
  • You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher Cumulative GPA of the current or most recent secondary education program you have attended 
  • You are required to submit a transcript verifying your GPA 
 
CLICK HERE to apply. 
Leola W. & Charles H. Hugg Trust Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2017
 
This scholarship is available to students who are in the top 25% of their graduating class.  
 
Each applicant must submit the following information NO LATER THAN MAY 1st:
  • A completed Hugg Trust Application
  • A copy of the complete 2017-18 Student Air Report (SAR) including a valid EFC (Estimated Family Contribution)
  • A recommendation letter from high school counselor or teacher
  • Official high school transcript showing class rank and GPA (we do NOT need college transcripts for dual credit courses)
This is not a one time scholarship.  Students are able to reapply every year, as the renewal of the scholarship is not automatic, but can be awarded each year the student is in school.  
 
Click here to apply!
Kiwanis Club of Taylor Scholarship
Deadline: April 1, 2017
 
Criteria for application:
  1. High school senior attending school in the Taylor Independent School District.  Or, a child or grandchild of a current, active member of the Kiwanis Club of Taylor, Texas.
  2. Completed application postmarked or emailed on or before April1, 2017.
Click here to download and print application or see your counselor for an application.
Taylor Czech Chorus Scholarship
Deadline: April 21, 2017
 
The Taylor Czech Chorus has established a $500.00 scholarship to be awarded to a graduating senior of Czech descent.  The selected recipient will have the scholarship paid to the accredited college or university of their choice. 
 
Scholarship Criteria:
  • Be a graduating Senior in the 2016-17 school year
  • Have a minimum high school GPA equivalence of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Provide documentation of Czech Heritage.  Possible forms of documentation which can show Czech lineage, include, but are not limited to:
    • Birth certificates of generations showing Czech name(s)
    • Family tree
    • Baptismal Certificates of ancestors authenticating heritage
    • Docket from immigration ship(s)
    • Ancestor's Passport(s) or Visa(s)
  • Include a 300 to 400 word, typed, double-spaced essay defining why you think you should be selected for this scholarship, how your Czech heritage has influenced you, and what your heritage means to you.
  • Submit a completed application and all necessary documentation by the deadline:
    • Applications must be received on or before April 21, 2017.  Late applications will not be considered.
Applications must be returned to: 

Betty Zimmerhanzel
600 FM 1331
Taylor, TX 76574
(512) 352-8363
 
Click here to download application or see counselor.
Williamson County Realtors Scholarship
Deadline: March 24, 2017
 
CLICK HERE for more information and the application. 
Texas Hospitality Association Scholarship
Deadline: May 5, 2017
 
Design a poster to be used in the fight against underage drinking.  Winning poster must convey the message or theme:  "If you are under 21, it's illegal to consume or purchase alcoholic beverages in Texas"
 
Texas Hospitality Association will award a total of $10,000 in educational scholarships to four 2017 Texas High School Graduating Seniors who submit the winning artwork for posters to be use in the fight against underage drinking.  THA will reproduce, display and distribute the posters as part of it statewide alcohol awareness campaign.
 
1st place scholarship-$5,000
2nd place scholarship-$2,500
3rd place scholarship-$1,500
4th place scholarship-$1,000
 
Click here for contest rules and additional information.
Capital Farm Credit Scholarship
Deadline: April 14, 2017
 
Sponsored by: Taylor Credit Office
 
One time $1,000 one-time scholarship awarded to an individual from a Williamson County high school.
 
Capital Farm Credit supports rural communities and agriculture with reliable, consistent credit and financial services.  And because a steady flow of credit means more jobs and economic growth, Capital Farm Credit is also helping invest in the vibrancy of communities through out rural Texas through our scholarship program.
 
CLICK HERE for the scholarship application.
Taylor Area Business Women Scholarship
Deadline: May 17, 2017
 
The Taylor Area Business women's organization promotes the enrichment of women who serve their community through their volunteer efforts and through sponsoring scholarships for young women graduates from Taylor, Thrall, Hutto, Thorndale, and Granger.
 
Required Items:
  • Completed application
  • Current high school transcript
  • Copy of college acceptance letter(s)
  • Typed essay
  • Non returnable current 4 x 6 photo with name on back
Optional Items:
  • Letters(s) of recommendation
Mail to:  
Taylor Area Business Women Scholarship
P.O. Box 1093 
Taylor, TX 76574
 
CLICK HERE for the application.
Louie Family Foundation Scholarships
Deadline: March 31, 2017
 
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be a freshmen in the 2017-2018 school year and anticipated to enroll at a US accredited college/university.
B) Have a cumulative, un-weighted GPA between 3.5 and 4.0. 
 
CLICK HERE to apply. 
National Dairy Shrine Scholarship
Deadline: April 15, 2017
 
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
 
Attend US college/university and major in the dairy industry or other agricultural related fields.
 
CLICK HERE to apply.
 
 
 
Gloria Barron Prize
Deadline: April 15, 2017
 
To be eligible:
 
Currently working on an inspiring service project or have done so within the past 12 months.
 
Click here to apply.
 
SP Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2017
 
CLICK HERE to apply.
Taylor Lion's Club Scholarship
Deadline: April 21, 2017
 
The Taylor Lions Club intends to award two $500.00 scholarships to selected eligible Taylor High School graduating seniors who expect to enroll in a college/university, community college, or accredited technical school for the 2017-2018 school year.  The payment will be made to the student upon presentation of documentation of enrollment at the institution of his/her choice.
 
CLICK HERE for the application.
Madeleine Teaff Manford Endowed Scholarship
Deadline: April 24, 2017
 

Madeleine Manford established a scholarship to benefit students graduating from Taylor High School in Taylor, Texas and/or Luling High School in Luling, Texas.  

 

Criteria for selection:

  • Recipient must have at least a 3.33 GPA.
  • Recipient must be accepted and enrolled full-time at Texas State University, and must be a high school graduate from Taylor High School or Luling High School.
  • Preference for a student majoring in engineering.

Scholarship is renewable upon academic achievement and merit.  The institutional GPA required to renew the scholarship is a 3.33.

 

CLICK HERE to apply. Search for Madeleine Teaff Manford Endowed Scholarship.

BABECO, Inc Vocational Scholarship
Deadline: April 20, 2017
 
If you are a student who intends to enroll and complete vocational training for either welding or machining, please pick up an application from the THS counseling office. 
Temple College Art Department Scholarship
Deadline: April 25, 2017
 
The Temple College Art Department has over $11,000 in scholarships to award to students for next year.  Applicants will need to call 254-298-8573 and set up a portfolio review for the afternoon of Wednesday, April 26 or Thursday, April 27, 2017.
 
Applicants have to be a declared art major and enroll in at least two art classes.
 
CLICK HERE for more information and for the application. 
Maura Rose Kampa Scholarship
Deadline: May 14, 2017
 

The Maura Rose Kampa Scholarship annually recognizes one student of design, advertising, photography, or illustration who showcases great craft, financial need, and an audacity and commitment to a future as a creative career professional.

Eligibility

All applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Undergraduate student of design, advertising, illustration, or photography
  • Have one full semester of study remaining
  • Show financial need
  • Be a member of either AIGA and/or Ad Fed

Award

One student will be awarded a one-time gift of $1,500 toward tuition or other college expenses. The student will also receive a mentorship with award-winning creative director David Kampa of McGarrah Jessee.

CLICK HERE to apply.

Central Texas Pickers Past and Present Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2017
 

Central Texas Pickers Past and Present holds several fund raisers to provide a scholarship to a central Texas senior. We encourage each senior with an interest in music and fine arts to apply. After we receive the applications, our board will meet and award the scholarship to a deserving senior. The amount of this years scholarship is $1000.00.

Please send all applications to arf11954@yahoo.com as soon as you can. This scholarship is open to the following schools:  Taylor, Thrall, Thorndale, Granger and Rockdale.
 
CLICK HERE to apply.
 
Reliance Dental Scholarship 
Deadline: July 15, 2017
 

Reliance Dental is proud to sponsor a $2,500 tuition scholarship for the 2017-18 academic year.

The Bright Smile Scholarship was created to encourage the next generation to take good care of their teeth, promote the importance of regular dental checkups, and emphasize the overall benefits of a healthy smile!

To apply, students must create an original social media post that promotes these benefits! Entries will be judged, and a winner chosen based on engagement and impact. Winning entry will be featured in national ad.

SCHOLARSHIP AWARD: $2,500 

CLICK HERE for more information. 

Bright Smiles Scholarship
Deadline: July 15, 2017
 
The Bright Smile Scholarship was created to encourage the next generation to take care of their teeth, promote the importance of regular dental check ups, and emphasize the overall benefits of a healthy smile. 
 
To apply, students must create an original social media post that promotes these benefits. 
 
CLICK HERE for more information. 
Don't Mess With Texas Scholarship
Deadline: May 5, 2017
 
CLICK HERE for more information and to apply. 
 
TSTC Texan Success Scholarship
 
Family must be members of the Texas Farm Bureau. 
CLICK HERE for more information. 

quest bridgeMake sure to click on the above links for more information about scholarships.