"Education costs money, but then, so does ignorance." ..Sir Claus Moser
 
        Scholarships Currently Available:
  Scholarships are for SENIORS unless otherwise noted

Deadline
Scholarship
 Amount  Requirements  Eligibility  How to Apply
 varying 
Art Institute of Houston, varying scholarships  
Varying, depending on scholarship
 Please check web site to determine which scholarship you are interested in     
 
 Check web site at:
 
 varying  
 American Legion  
 Varies by scholarship
 Varies by scholarship
 Varies by scholarship
 To see listing of available scholarships, eligibility and application, go to:
 
 varying
 
African-American Scholarship Directory  various  Must have at least one parent who identifies as Black or African-American
 
 Directory is on-line only:  
Scholarships for 'Historically Black Colleges"
 varying    
Latino Scholarship Directory  various  Must have at least one parent who identifies as Hispanic or Latino
   Directory is on line only:  www.latinocollegedollars.org
 varying  Native American Scholarship     various  Listing of Scholarships available  
 Directory is online:
 varying Asian Pacific Islander Scholarship Information    various   Listing of Scholarships available   Directory is online:http://apiasf.org
 varying Scholarship Directory by subject  various  Listing of Scholarships available  
Directory is on line only:
 varying  
Scholarship for trade schools
 UTI Institute
 Listing of various scholarships at website
Check for deadlines for various websites
http://www.uti.edu/student-services/scholarships#tabbed-nav=search
 varying  
 Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising
 Various scholarships award  over $300,000 in scholarships
 Interest in fashion, visual arts, graphics, interior design and entertainment. Offers bachelor of arts, bachelor of science and associate of arts degree programs
 Requirements vary depending on scholarship  
Apply on line at:
 
 03/30/15 Public Service Recognition Week Essay Contest
$2000
$1000
 $600
 $400
 $300
 Senior Essay:  go to website for topic and submission rules
 Submit essay online to:
 
 03/31/15 Rotary Club of Humble and CATE Center
 $2,000HISD graduating senior. Vocational/technical grads encouraged to apply.
 Funds for tuition, fees and books. Must be used within 12 months of graduation. 250 word essay.
 Application available in Room 3003. 
 
Must be postmarked no later than 3/31/15
 03/31/15
The Impact Scholarship
 
NEW
 $1,000Senior. Female. U.S. citizen. Minimum GPA 2.5
 Must attend Lone Star College Fall 2015. Must live within the boundaries of the Lone Star College System.
Must contact Diana VanHorn at vanhorn.advisor@gmail.com for access to website.  Once access have been given, go to website and apply online:
 
 
 
 03/31/15
 Humble Area Football League
 
NEW
 (2) $1,000
 Senior.  Must have participated in Humble Area Football League program for football or cheer for at least one year
 Will consider Academics, athletics, extra curricular activities and a short essay.
 Application available in office 3000
 03/31/2015 PTA scholarship
 Varies Senior. Graduate from an Humble ISD school. Applicant or applicant's parent /guardian must be a member of a local PTA/PTSA. Membership can be purchased in registrar's office.
Minimum GPA 2.5. Full time enrollment at accredited college or university or  technical school. Letter of  recommendation from teacher/counselor or principal. Copy of parent/student's current PTA/PTSA membership card.
 Application available in Registrar's Office.  Must be completed and returned to Registrar's office along with all documentation.
 
Must be returned to office 3003 no later than 2:45 on 3/31/15
 03/31/15Mahindra Texas Pride Scholarship$1,00027 scholarships awarded.  Must have completed at least 3 credits in two or more Career and Technology coursesMust complete an essay. Go to web site for eligibility
Download application at:  http://www.ctat.org/awards-and-scholarships/student-scholarships-application/ 
 04/01/15AFSA Scholarship contest
 $2,000 Senior. US citizen or legal resident.
 Go to website for directions to apply and complete requirements
 Apply on line:
 
 04/01/15
Texas Renaissance Festival Scholarship
 

 3-$1,500 Senior. Three scholarships. Fine Arts. Educational Scholarship. Humanities Scholarship
 Go to website for criteria for these three scholarships.
 To apply go to:
 
 04/01/15 Vinson & Elkins
 $10,000 Senior, top 20% of class. racial/ethnic group underrepresented in law profession. Min. SAT score 1650 or composite ACT 24. Financial need. US citizen or resident in Harris county for 7 continuous years
Complete application, essay, resume, professional photograph, FASFA, letters of recommendation, official transcript, decision on college to attend
 For complete directions and application go to website:
 
 04/01/15 Visionary Scholarship Program
 $1,000 to
$5,000
 9th - 12th grades. US citizen or eligible noncitizen. Attend accredited institution
 Complete application. Send most recent unofficial transcript. Write essay (topic on website)
 For application and submission instructions:
 
 04/01/15
 HHS Alumni Association Scholarship
 
NEW
 $2000 Guaranteed to a graduating HHS Senior. enroll in accredited 4 year college or 2 year college or vocational school
 Should have a relative who graduated from Humble High School
 Application available in Office 3003 andmust be returned to Office 3003 by 2:45 on 4/1/15.  Must attend the Alumni Association's Celebration, 6/13/15.
 04/01/15Champion Energy Scholars Program
 $5,000, $3,000 and $2,000
Senior, attending an accredited 2 or 4 year program. Minimum 3.0 GPA
Texas resident
Copy of transcript
Community Service activities
Extracurricular activities
Essay: go to link for essay topic
Download application and mail application and all attachments to:
 
Champion Energy
Champion Scholars
1500 Rankin Road, Suite 200
Houston, TX 77073
 
Must be postmarked no later than 4/1/15
 04/03/15
 Order of the Eastern Star
 
NEW
 $1,000  
Humble High School Senior
Must attend a 2 or 4 year college in Fall 2015
 
 Must be actively involved in HHS clubs, government & volunteer activities.
 Application available in Office 3003. Application must be postmarked no later than 4/3/15.
 
Send to:  Humble Chapter No. 415
P.O. Box 982
Humble, TX 77347
 
 04/04/15 Ivy League Educational and Charities Foundation
 $1,000 Graduating senior. Attend an accredited college or university. Reside in Greater Houston area.  Letter of acceptance from college or university.
 Minimum 3.0 GPA. 3 letters of recommendations (see website for details). Typed application and essay.
 For all requirements,application to download, 
essay topic and submission instructions go to:
 
 04/04/15 Accounting Career Awareness Program
 Summer Residency Week
 Ethnic minority; high school student; min. GPA 2.7
 Opportunity to earn scholarships. Held at University of Houston. See website for details and application.
 Application available at website:
 
 04/04/15 Don't Mess With Texas Scholarship
one $6,000
two $2,000
Senior. Current Texas resident attending Texas school. Planning on pursuing 2 or 4 year degree at accredited Texas college/university Fall 2015
Essay required.  For a senior who has taken a leadership role to prevent litter in school or community.
 Both online and mailed applications accepted. Go to the link for eligibility requirements and application:
 
 04/10/15
 Lone Star College Board of Trustees Scholarship/Humble Police Assoc. Scholarship
 

 $1000 Senior. Min. GPA of 2.0. Applied to Lone Star College online.
 Transcript. Copy of SAR (from FAFSA) Must enroll in minimum 9 credit  hours. U.S. Citizen or legal resident.
 Application available in Office 3003. Must be returned to office 3003 by 4/10/15 at 2:45.
 04/10/15Italian Cultural & Community Center Scholarship
 $1,000Seniors. Of Italian descent. Two scholarships: Merit and Merit/Financial Based.
Will consider SAT/ACT scores, class rank, GPA, awards, honors and letters of  recommendation.
See website for complete requirements and application details.
 
 04/14/15
Follow Your Dreams Scholarship
 
NEW
 $1,000 Senior. FAFSA filed. $4,000 or higher EFC on student aid report
You did NOT receive a Pell Grant from FAFSA. Already accepted to a college. The college you will attend has NOT  offered you any financial incentives or scholarships
 Application available in office 3003. Upon completion, application must be returned to office 3003 not later than 2:45 on 4/14/15.
 04/15/15
 Gus Archie Scholarship Program

 $6,000  
 Merit based. Top 3% of class in rank.  Senior.
 Major in petroleum engineering. Maintain at least 2/3 full load in college.
 Apply online at:
 
 04/15/15 Master Books Scholarship
 $3000Junior or Senior. U.S. citizen. Minimum GPA 3.0
 Enroll in 2 or 4 year accredited school (Seniors 2015) (Juniors 2016). Covers tuition and university provided room and board
 For essay topic and directions for downloading application and submission requirements go to:
 
 04/15/15
 Blackie Lochridge Scholarship
 
NEW
 $1,500 Senior. Individuals or dependents employed in the Houston Airport Community. 2 letters of recommendation (community leader, teachers) Autobiographical essay-2 pages double spaced.
 High School senior (dependent of Airport Employee) accepted at college, university or vocational trade school.
 Application must be postmarked by 4/15/15. 
Mail to Houston Airport Interfaith Chapels
P.O. Box 60239
Houston, TX 77205-0239
 
Application available in Office 3003. 
 04/15/14Rebekah Snipp Scholarship
 $1,000 Senior. GPA 3.75 on 4.0 scale. Acceptance to a 2- or 4-year accredited university.
 Must have one extra curricular school sponsored activity. 3 letters of recommendation from teacher, coach, principal.  One page essay
Application materials (no application)must be mailed to address at web site.  Go to:
 
 04/24/15 Evelyn Frensley Scholarship for Outstanding Achievement in Science or Mathematics
 $2,000 Junior. See your counselor for nomination. Only one candidate per school.
 Nomination form. Resume. Transcript. SAT/ACT scores. 300 word essay about plans for college and future career. 500 word or less description of a project or activity that best demonstrates ability and interest in science or math.
For nomination form/application and submission instructions go to: 
 
 04/30/15  
 FormSwift Scholarsihp Contest
 
NEW
 $1,000 Graduating Senior. One page business plan, make a brief PowerPoint or make a 2 minute video about one of the suggested topics on the website.
 See website for topics.  
 For directions on submission go to:
 
 05/01/15 PHCC Scholarship
 $1000-$5000 Senior. US citizen. Resident of Texas. Minimum 12 credit hours.
 Attend an accredited 2 or 4  year community college, technical college or trade school with a major directly related to plumbing-heating-cooling profession.
 For all requirements, application and submission instructions go to:
 
 05/01/15
 Texas Hospitality Association
 
NEW
 4-Total of $10,000
 Graduating Senior.  Design a poster.  Must convey the message "If you are under 21, it's illegal to consume or purchase alcoholic beverages in Texas"
 See website for contest rules.
 Must be postmarked by 5/1/15.  Entry  must  be sent to
Texas Hospitality Association
P. O. Box 26752
Austin,Texas 78755
 
Website:
 
 05/01/15 Texas Nursery & Landscape Association
 $1,000 Senior. Texas resident. Major in horticulture, business or related field, intend to enter horticulture field
 Official transcript. 2 letters of recommendation (see website for details)
 Application available on line. Must be postmarked no later than 5/1/15.  See website for address.
 
 05/01/15
 HESI Scholarship
 

 $1,000
 Graduating Senior. Hispanic student.  Minimum GPA 3.0.
Resume. Transcript. Letter of recommendation from a teacher or  counselor
 Demonstrate financial need. Present a record of academic success. Take 12 semester hours each semester a a recognized college
 Application available in Office 3003.  See application for address to return all required documents.  Must be postmarked no later than 5/1/15.
 05/01/15
 Striving for Excellence
 
NEW
 $500-$1000
 Graduating Senior.
GPA 75-89. 500 wood essay. 2 letters of recommendation. Small school picture. Letter of acceptance from college on school letterhead.
 $1000-4 year college; $750-2 year college; $500-vocational school.
 Application  online or available in office 3003. Applications must be turned in or postmarked no later than May 1, 2015.  For Essay topic go to link:
 
 05/01/15 Nordstrom Scholarship
 $10,000 Junior. Minimum GPA 2.7. Apply for financial assistance (FAFSA). Community and volunteer activities. Attend 4 year college or university in U.S.
 Criteria: academic achievement and potential.  School activities. Leadership. Employment. Awards/honors. Financial need
 
Apply online.  Application must be completed and submitted online by 5:00 p.m. on 5/1/15.
 
 05/02/15
 Kingwood Area Quilt Guild
 
NEW
 (2) $750
 Graduating senior. Desire to continue education.  Grades will be considered but not necessarily a top priority
 2 letters of recommendation.  Essay (topic on application. Official high school transcript
 Application available in office 3003.  Submission address on application. Application due May 2, 2015 and 5:00 p.m.
 05/06/15 Grand Slam for Youth Baseball Scholarship
 Varies Senior. Reside in Greater Houston area. Evidence of admission to college/university.
 2 adult recommendations. Participated in an organized youth baseball or softball program
 For application, criteria and submission instructions:
 
 05/29/15  
 Asian American Architects and Engineers foundation
 Varies Graduating Senior. US citizen or US permanent resident. Member of AAa/e(see website)
 Involvement or service in community. Personal statement. 2 letters of recommendation.
 For all details and submissions instructions:
 
 05/31/15 Al's Formal Wear
 $1000 Senior. Attend college/university Fall 2015. Essay.
 Letters of recommendation. Transcript.
 For application, rules and directions for submission go to:
 
 05/31/15
 Texas Interscholastic League Foundation
 
NEW
 Varies Graduating Senior. Must have competed at the UIL Academic State Meet any year of high school. Must have taken SAT or ACT. Enroll full time in college. Maintain 2.5 college GPA
 High School transcript. SAT/ACT score reports. Letter of recommendation from principal, assistant principal, UIL coach or counselor. Copy of first two pages of guardian's most recent IRS 1040 form
 For complete directions and details go to online website.  Must apply online at:
 
 05/31/15 Positive Coaching Alliance Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship
 $1000-$2000 Junior(class of 2016). Minimum GPA 2.5. U.S. citizen. Participant in individual or team sport sponsored by school or local club
 Complete application, one letter of recommendation from athletic director, teacher, counselor. One testimonial from a coach.
 For additional information and application go to:
 
 05/31/15Tad Nelson Law Scholarship $500Senior seeking a future career in law. Must file your FAFSA (after Jan. 1st) before applying for scholarshipNeed-based scholarship but will not exclude achievement standards. GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
Online application, log on to:  
 
 06/01/15
 Lamps Scholarship Essay Contest
 
NEW
$1,000
 Graduating Senior.
500-1000 word essay
 Topic of essay and requirements are on website
 For submission directions go to:
 
 06/01/15
 RevZilla Design Scholarship
 
NEW
 $1,000 Graduating Senior. Create a new t-shirt desire for the ZLA army. 
 For directions on design requirements and submission of design go to website.
 For design and submission directions to to website:
 
 06/01/15Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship
 $1,000Senior.  Scholarships for many different sports. Must be current or former  high school athlete entering college
400-500 word essay
Funds to be used towards the cost of tuition and books
 Email essay and other required information. See link for more information:
 
 06/15/15
 Global Lift Equipment Scholarship
 

 $500 Senior. Resident of U.S. or Canada.  Minimum GPA 2.5. Must plan to attend college or university in the U.S.
 Must write short story.  Go to website for further details.
 Apply online at:
 
 06/19/15
 Big Sun  Scholarships
 

 $10,000
 Graduating Senior.
Student Athlete.
 Essay. Topic on website. Include name and school you are attending.
All essay submissions should be sent to
athleticawards@bigsunathletics.com
 
For more information, go to:
 
 06/26/15 Dennis W. Holder Scholarship Fund
 varies Senior. Child or grandchild, biological or adopted of an active or retired City of Houston Firefighter.
 Accepted into accredited 2 or 4 year school. Community Service. Essay. Transcript.
 For all applicants' requirements and forms to be downloaded and for submission directions go to:
 
 
 06/30/15
 Delete Cyberbullying Scholarship
 
NEW
 $1,000 Graduating Senior. U..S. citizen or permanent resident.  Plan to attend accredited US college or university
 Selection based on written essay and based on creativity, content and commitment to the cause of deleting cyberbullying
 Apply online or print out application and mail to address listed on application:
 
 06/30/15
 Astanza Q-Switched Laser Annual Scholarship
 
NEW
 $2,500 Senior. Minimum GPA 3.0.  Enroll in accredited college.
 Go to website to get directions on how to apply.
 Information and application on website:
 
 09/07/15
 CCA Texas STAR scholarship
 
NEW
 $20,000  plus consolation scholarship for $20,000
 Fishing scholarship. Must become a member of CCA for $10. Between dates of 5/23 and 9/7/15, catch the largest speckled trout or largest flounder, gafftop or sheepshead
 Tournament (no cost to enter) information available at link.  Consolation drawing for a $20,000 scholarship for those not winning in their division
 For complete information on tournament and requirements go to:
 
                  
 


 
 
 

Special Circumstance Scholarships

Exemptions

Basis of Eligibility

Potential Value

How to Apply

Adopted Students

Status as adopted child of parents who participated in an adoption assistance program under Texas family Code :162

Tuition and Fees

Contact the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/) or the Admissions Office at your college or university.

Foster Care Students

Documentation from the Dept. of Family and Protective Services of placement in the care of conservator ship of the TX Dept. of Family and Protective Services prior to age 18, through the day of high school graduation. Must enroll in Texas college or university within 3 yrs of graduation, but no later than age 21.

Tuition and Fees

Contact the Texas department of Family and protective Services (http://www.dfps.state.tx.us/) or the Admissions office at your college or university.

Children of Disabled or Deceased Fireman, Peace Officers, Game Wardens and Employees of Correctional Facilities

Status a child of a parent who was disabled or died in the line of duty

Tuition and Fees for the first 120 undergraduate credit hours or until age 26, whichever comes first.

Contact the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board at 512-427-6344512-427-6344 or 800-242-3062800-242-3062 ext 6344 or email grantinfo@thecb.state.tx.us

Children of certain TANF Recipients

Status as dependent child of parents who received TANF benefits on your behalf for 6 months of your senior year.  Enrolled in Texas college or university within 2 yrs of graduation before age 22.

Tuition and Fees for 1 year

Contact the Admissions Office at your college or university

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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