Scholarship Information

NEW SCHOLARSHIPS FOR THE 2020-21 SCHOOL YEAR
WILL BE ADDED HERE AS THEY ARE RECEIVED.
 
VISIT THIS PAGE ON A REGULAR BASIS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.
 
 
Many scholarships are available to our students each year.
If you want to see what was available in the 2019-20 year, browse through the document below.
 
While we may not have received the new scholarship application and information yet, and there is no guarantee it will be available again, it will give you an idea of what you may be a good fit for.
 
 
COLLEGE GREENLIGHT -                     CREATE AN ACCOUNT AND START SEARCHING
 
This is a search engine to help you narrow down potential state or nationwide schoalrahips.

 

2021 St. David's Foundation Neal Kocurek Scholarship

Application Deadline: January 8, 2021
 

The St. David's mission relies heavily on the tireless work of physicians, nurses, dentists, and lab technicians. With comprehensive support for students across our five counties, the Neal Kocurek Scholarship nurtures the next generation of healthcare professionals.

The scholarship not only provides a robust tutoring program, wellness coaching, mental health services, and financial assistance; each recipient is also paired with an accomplished medical professional, who provides priceless mentorship throughout the scholar's entire college journey.

 

To find out more and apply, click here:
 
Catholic Life Insurance  Scholarship 2021
 
35 non-renewable scholarship of $1,000.
 
Students must be a Catholic Life Insurance member at time of application.
 
Applications and all supporting material due: March 1, 2021
 
For more information and to apply, see the attached document below
Carr P Collins Scholars Program for seniors admitted to Baylor University 2020-21
  • For students who have demonstrated leadership through service.
  • Minium SAT 1310 - minimum ACT 28
  • See the attached document for more information on criteria and application.
 
Application due January 31, 2021
 
ACET Scholarships for 2021
 
The Association for Compensatory Educators of Texas (ACET) is an association of school administrators and teachers who work in programs across the state designed to support students who historically have a more difficult time in school due to language, economic and other barriers.
 
It offers twenty $1,000 scholarships across the state to students who have, at some time in their school career, been enrolled in a compensatory education program. Compensatory Education includes programs such as Title I, Bilingual/ESL, State Compensatory Education (SCE), Migrant, and Homeless.
The top scoring applicant in the state will also receive the Wade and Sandy Burroughs Scholarship in the amount of $500.
 
Deadline: no later than February 5, 2021 (Friday)
 
To find out more or apply, click here: https://www.acetx.org/scholarship-application/
 
 
JACKIE ROBINSON FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP 2020-2021
 
The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides four-year scholarships of $30,000 and extensive support services, including career guidance and internship placement, to highly motivated African American students.
 
Criteria: African-American, SAT of at least 1,000, US Citizen, Going to a 4-year college, demonstrated leadership potential.
 
Deadline: Feb 1, 2021
 
For more information (and to apply), watch the video here:
 
A+ FEDERAL CREDIT UNION 2021 SCHOLARSHIPS
 
Applications for the 2021 A+FCU Scholarship Program are now available.
 
 
We’re awarding fifty $2,000 scholarships to:
  • Current A+FCU member or child/grandchild of a member
  • Attending or planning to attend a college or university
  • Graduating high school seniors pursuing an education major
  • Graduating high school seniors pursuing majors in other fields
  • Teachers working on a Master’s Degree
  • Students with a minimum of 60 collegiate hours and admitted to the College of Education at an accredited college or university
We invite you to share this information with your students and encourage them to apply. Applications are due by 11:59 pm on Monday, February 15, 2021.
 
For more information and to apply, click on the link here:
 
 

Austin Board of REALTORS® Foundation - 2021 Scholarships

 

Every year the ABoR Foundation awards scholarships to college-bound, Central Texan high school seniors.

This year the Foundation is giving out 30 scholarships of $2,000 each. 

The only requirements to apply are a permanent address within one of our 18 MLS Service Counties, and attendance at a Texas college, university, or trade school. 

 

Deadline: February 26, 2021

 

Other requirements and information are listed on our website and can be found by visiting ABoR.com/Scholarships. 

 

https://app.goingmerry.com/scholarships/austin-board-of-realtors-scholarship-2021/8191

 
 
TAYLOR AREA TENNIS ASSOCIATION (TATA) 2021
 
Application is due April 1, 2021.
 
Download, print, complete and turn in to Mrs. Janak in the counseling office.
 
200 Renewable $10,000 Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarships Available for High School Students!
 
Awards are open to individuals that will be studying eligible engineering or computer science majors, who demonstrate financial need and come from underrepresented or underserved communities. 
 
 
Applicants must: 
  • Be U.S. Citizens 
  • Be high school seniors, freshman or sophomore undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 
  • Be majoring or planning to major in Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics  
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the upcoming academic year 
  • Demonstrate financial need 
  • Be willing to consider internship opportunities with Lockheed Martin  
 
 
Deadline to apply: April 1, 2021 3:00 pm CT
 
STUDENT VIEW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
 
See attached document.
 
No essay, no SAT
Complete a survey and submit your responses for a random drawing
 
One $5,000
Three $1,000
Ten $500
 
Deadline: April 22, 2021
 
Fay T. Barnes Scholarship - 2021
 
This scholarship is available to Travis and Williamson County students who will be attending college in Texas.
 
Required components:
 
  • Application
  • Transcript with SAT scores
  • Letters of recommendation (excluding relatives)
 
Deadline: application due to the counseling office (Laugier): March 1st, 2021, 4:00pm.
Award: max of $3,500 per school year, for a total not to exceed $14,000 over 4 years)
 
A THS committee will select the one applicant that will be forwarded to the Barnes Fund  to participate in the scholarship competition.
 
For detailed information and to participate, see the attached document.
 
Make sure to closely follow the submission guidelines.
 
DO NOT SEND DIRECTLY.
ONLY THE APPLICATION SIGNED AND FORWARDED BY THE THS COMMITTEE WILL BE ACCEPTED.

 

Horton-Schultz-Seiders Scholarship 2021

 

About the Scholarship:

The Horton-Schultz-Seiders Scholarship was created to honor the life, work and contributions of Alice Sophia Seiders Schultz, Robert Albert Schultz and their daughter Hattie Grace Schultz Horton.  During their lifetimes each contributed substantially to the social, religious, musical and educational culture of the Taylor, Texas region.  This fund will provide scholarships to students graduating from Taylor High School.  Applicants must have scholarly academic achievement, demonstrate social consciousness and participation, and have a spirit of enterprise.

 

Selection Criteria:

Must be a graduating senior from Taylor High School in Taylor, TX

 

Students may apply using our online application.  The application closes on April 15th, 2021.  Please encourage your students who meet these criteria to apply.

 

Students will complete a general application that will sort through over 100 scholarship opportunities and auto-match them to awards they qualify for – including the Horton-Schultz-Seiders Scholarship for Taylor High School.  

Some opportunities may ask additional questions for students to complete the application.

 

2021 Asian American Scholarship

 

The Foundation 649 Scholarship is a one-time grant of $2,000 that can be applied to college tuition.

The aim of our scholarship is to promote and share Asian American culture and stories from students across the country.

 

Details

  • Five recipients will be selected
  • Each recipient will receive a one-time award of $2,000 USD
  • Application deadline is April 1, 2021
  • 10 applicants will be selected as finalists for two video call interviews by May 15, 2021
  • Recipients are announced by June 15, 2021
  •  

Requirements

  • Be a degree-seeking, full-time student enrolling in a U.S. accredited university in Fall 2021 as a Freshman
  • One or both parents immigrated to the US from East or South-East Asia
  • Have demonstrated financial need for the scholarship
  • Have a track record of involvement and interest in Asian American communities, issues, or causes
  • Be a US citizen, resident or foreign national
 
Details for how to apply on our website (https://foundation649.com/)
 

Application

The application consists of a questionnaire and a short essay (1000 word maximum).

Alternate media will also be accepted in place of the essay if the applicant chooses (e.g. film, photography, etc.). If you are selected, with your permission, we plan to share your submission with our audiences.

Questions? Please contact us at team@foundation649.com.

 
Taylor Lions Club Scholarship 2021
 
Taylor Lions Club will award 2 scholarships this year - $1,000 each –
 
Criteria
Eligible Taylor High School and/or Legacy Early College High School graduating seniors
who enroll in a university, college, community college, or accredited technical school for the 2021-2022
school year.
 
Americans with disabilities have been historically underserved. Through this scholarship program, the
Taylor Lions Club strives to assist those with visual impairments or other disabilities.

Therefore, preferred candidates will be either:

A) A student who is identified as having a disability covered under the Individuals with Disabilities
Act (IDEA) or the Americans' with Disabilities Act (ADA) Section 504; or

B) A student who plans to serve those with disabilities through a career as a special education
teacher, occupational therapist, interpreter, etc.

Payment will be made to the college registrar’s office after proof of registration is received.

The completed and signed application must be returned by Monday, April 12, 2021 in the THS counseling office
 
Complete the attached application, if you qualify
 
 
Taylor Kiwanis Club Scholarship 2021
 
Requirements:

Taylor HS Senior
500 word essay
2 letters of recommendation
 
Deadline for submission: post marked on or before April 1, 2021.
 
Amounts: at least $500 and probably at least 2 scholarships.
 
See application for below
The Willis Scholarship 2021
 
Due by email on March 19th
Amount: up to $750
 
Criteria:
• Current high school senior who will be attending a college or university in the Fall of 2021
• Current GPA of at least 2.60
 
• Complete the brief, attached application •
Complete the following activities from the book, Overeducated & Under Experienced: Navigating a Saturated Workforce by Dr. April Willis (available by request at your school or CTE center or can be purchased on Amazon)
o Chapter 1: Action Steps 1-5
o Chapter 2: Action Steps 4-9
o Chapter 5: Action Steps 1-2**
o Chapter 6: Action Steps 1-2
o Chapter 7: Action Steps 1-2**
o Chapter 8: Action Steps 1-3
o Chapter 11: Action Steps 1-4
**Weighted activities
 
See the attached application below for complete information.
 
Wilco Republican Women Scholarship 2021
 
Deadline: postmarked or emailed by April 1st, 2021
 
Criteria:
Female students who currently live in Williamson County and are graduating this year, and have an awareness of the need to become involved in the political process.
 
If interested, please complete the application below.
 
TEMPLE COLLEGE SCHOLARHIPS FOR 21-22
 
The application will close on April 15th, 2021.
 
Check the link below to apply 
 
 
McCormick & Murphy Personal Injury Scholarship
 
This scholarship is available to all high school seniors and current college students who are planning on entering the law field.

$500 (One-time award)
Due April 30, 2021
Must be attending a 4-yr college/university or 2-yr community college for Fall 2021
Incomplete or late applications will not be accepted

You can view the scholarship and other pertinent information here:

https://www.mccormickmurphy.com/#scholarship
 
TAYLOR GARDEN CLUB SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION 2021
 
The Taylor Garden club was established in 1949 in Taylor, Texas and federated in 1950. They
are a member of the National Council of State Garden Clubs. The local club has 26 active
members who take great pride in the city of Taylor by initiating, planning and completing
beautification projects, participating in community events and funding annual scholarships.
Projects include the Memorial Garden in Bull Branch Park, the Murphy Park Entrance Raised
Beds and Lou Bell Harris Pavilion in Murphy Park.
Lou Bell Harris, for whom this scholarship is named, was a key member of the club may years
ago. She was always generous with her time and her talents with the club and eventually
donated her home on Fowzer Street in 1976 as a headquarters for the local club. The home
was later sold and funds were used to create the gazebo in Murphy Park in honor and memory of Mrs. Harris.
 
To apply, complete the attached application by April 1st, 2021
 
Chaparral Women’s Club 2021 scholarships
 
Chaparral is pleased to announce that we are sponsoring two (2) $2500 scholarships for Williamson County high school seniors graduating
in 2021. Eligible school districts include Florence, Georgetown, Granger, Hutto, Leander, Liberty Hill, Round Rock, and Taylor Independent School
Districts. The selection criteria are outlined below.

This scholarship is intended for use to continue education beyond High School in the form of a 4-year College or University, Trade School or
Community College. Scholarship recipients will be notified by the end of April 2021 and will be recognized at the schools’ award ceremonies.
 
The Spirit of Chaparral Scholarship seeks to recognize young women who have spent time giving back to their community.
These young women must be an individual who is a good example to her peers; set high standards in all she does; a good citizen or steward in her community, (school, sports, church, clubs, band, etc.);
a person others wish to emulate. Activities, academics, recommendation letters and essay content will be considerations for this scholarship.
 
Application due (or postmarked) by April 9, 2021
 
For complete information and to apply, see the attached document
 
THE RUSSELL MINZENMAYER SCHOLARSHIP 2021
 
AMOUNT: $500
DEADLINE: APRIL 23, 2021
 
The scholarship is awarded to students who are interested in a degree in Natural Resource Management.
 
See the attachment for details and to apply.
 
BAYLOR SCOTT & WHITE LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION 2021
 
Want to study nursing, therapy, health-related or medical careers?
 
See the attached document for more info and to apply.

Deadline: April 15, 2021
 
Fannie Bowzer and Gomillion Byars Scholarship Fund 2021
 
ALL APPLICANTS MUST:
 
Be a graduating high school senior at the date of application, class of2021 
Be an African American 
Be a resident of one of the following counties in the Greater Austin area (Bastrop, Caldwell, Hays, Travis and Williamson) •
Have a minimum cumulative GPA of3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or 4.0 on a 5.0 scale) or B average
Seeking an undergraduate degree in Education, Theology, or Minor in Religion
Plan to enroll in a degree-seeking program at an accredited U.S. college or university full-time in the fall of 2021 
 
EXTENDED DEADLINE: April 16, 2021
 
See the attached document for more info and to apply.
 
Central Texas Chapter of the CPCU Society Scholarship 2021
 
CPCU is Charter Property Casualty Underwriters, a community of casualty insurance professional.
 
Eligible applicants will plan to have a major or mior in insurance, risk management or actuarial science.
 
DEADLINE: May 28, 2021
 
See the attached document for more info and to apply.
 
THE HUGG TRUST FOUNDATION - SCHOLARSHIP 2021
 

To be eligible for a scholarship, a student and his/her parent(s) or guardian(s) must have resided in Williamson County, Texas, during the last two years of the student’s high school attendance.  

In addition, the student must have attended both junior and senior years at a Williamson County, Texas, high school.

 

High school seniors MUST be ranked in the top 25% of their graduating class.  

Submit a completed application, a letter of recommendation from a high school counselor or teacher,

an official high school transcript, and a copy of their Student Aid Report (SAR) from the FAFSA showing the Expected Family Contribution (EFC).

 

All documents must be received by the May 1st deadline.

 

DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION HERE: http://www.huggtrust.org/eligibility

 
TAYLOR RODEO ASSOCIATION
 
View and complete the attached application.
Due Date: June 15, 2021
Recipient announced in July.