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Scholarships Currently Available

Deadline Scholarship Amount Requirements Eligibility How to Apply
2016-05/27 Live Mas Scholarship Varies Attend an accredited 2 or 4 year college. Video(2 minutes or less) explaining why you deserve a Live Mas Scholarship. See web page for tips for your video, FAQS, eligibility. Graduating high school senior,Spring 2016. Legal resident. https://www.livemasscholarship.com/?gclid=CPLE7Kzy98sCFVGAaQodPtAFqA#home
2016-05/27 Lone Star College Board of Trustees Scholarship/Humble Police Association Scholarship $1,000 Must attend Lone Star College-Kingwood. Complete application. Copy of SAR (FAFSA) showing an EFC of $4,000 or less. Enroll in minimum 9 credit hours Fall 2016 Graduating Senior Spring 2016. Minimum GPA 2.0 on 4.0 scale. U.S. citizen or legal resident. Application available in Office 3003. Must be returned to Office 3003 no later than 4/08/16.
2016-05/27 Ozarka "Every Drop Counts" Scholarship $10,000 Degree plan in Earth/Environmental Sciences. Accepted to a 4 year accredited college. Must submit essay with application, transcript and signed "General Rules & Guidelines". Application must be postmarked no later than 5/27/16. Senior graduating Spring 2016. Minimum GPA 3.0 on 4.0 scale. U.S. citizen, Texas resident http://www.nestle-watersna.com//content/documents/pdfs/ozarka_every_drop_counts_application_2016.pdf
2016-05/27 Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Varies Need for financial assistance. High college entrance exam scores SAT/ACT. Successful participation in UIL academic or music competition. Community involvement. Plan to attend full time an accredit college/university Fall 2016 in Texas. Graduating senior Spring 2016. High GPA. in high school. https://www.tilfoundation.org/scholarships/eligibility-requirements/
2016-05/30 Form Swift Scholarship $1,000 Write a one to two page business plan or make a business plan infographic about a suggested topic (see website). Email entry to address on website. Graduating high school senior, Spring 2016. http://formswift.com/startup-scholarship
2016-05/30 Zehl & Associates, PC Texas Superhero Scholarship $2,500 Create a short (30-120 second) video telling about the superhero or superheroes that have influenced your education. Tell how this scholarship will help you reach your goals. Upload your video to YouTube. Fill out application and include a link to your video on YouTube. Graduating Senior, Spring 2016. Must be enrolled at a 2 year to 5 year institution for the 2016 school year. Minimum GPA not required. http://www.zehllaw.com/scholarship/
2016-05/31 PCA's Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship Program $1,000-$2000 Applications can only be submitted online. Testimonial from a school administrator (athletic director, teacher, counselor). Testimonial from a coach. One testimonial from a fellow teammate, competitor, referee. Essay (see topic on web page. Junior (class of 2017). Participant in individual or team sport sponsored by school or local club. Minimum GPA 2.5 or above.U.S. resident. http://www.positivecoach.org/our-awards/triple-impact-competitor-scholarships/default.aspx
2016-05/31 Space City Charities Scholarship $2,500 for four years Must make a 2-3 Minute video: "Explain how having financial literacy in school can prepare students for the real world." Transcript. Show proof of enrollment in college as a full-time student. Acceptance letter. Student headshot. Signed Authorization(page 3 of application) Submission instructions on website. Graduating Senior Spring 20o16. Minimum GPAa of 2.5 on 4.0 scale. http://www.spacecitycharities.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/The-Space-City-Charities-Wolf-Scholarship.pdf
2016-05/31 Texas Bay Credit Union/Royce Phares Scholarship Program Varies Member in good standing with credit union. Official transcript. Letter of recommendation. See application on line for submission directions. Preference will be given to students who require financial assistance to attend college. Graduating high school senior, Spring 2016. Attend college or university. Minimum GPA 3.0 on 4.0 scale https://www.tbacu.org/scholarship/
2016-06/01 Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship $1,000 400-500 word essay. See website for topic. Plan to enter college/university Fall 2016. See website for submission directions. Graduating high school senior. Current or former athlete at the high school level. http://www.athleticscholarships.net/scholarship-contest.htm
2016-06/01 Fashion Schools Scholarship $1,000 Intend to pursue a fashion related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Essay (topic on application). Application and essay submitted electronically (see application). Graduating senior Spring 2016. Demonstrable record of academic success. http://www.fashion-schools.org/aspiring-fashion-professional-scholarship-application
2016-06/01 Odenza Vacations College Scholarship $500 Complete the essay question found on the application page. See website for further information. Graduating Senior,Spring 2016. Minimum GPA 2.5. Resident of the U.S. or Canada http://www.odenzavacationsscholarships.com/vacations/208/eligibility%20odenza%20vacations%20college%20scholarship.php
2016-06/01 Texas Nursery & Landscape Foundation $1,000 Plan to major in horticulture, business or elated fieldl. Attend accredited Texas school. Official transcript. Two letters of recommendation from individuals listed on application. Application and required attachments must be in TNLA office by 06/01 (see address on application). Graduating high school student. Texas resident. http://www.tnlaonline.org/uploaded_files/TNLA_Scholarship_Application_REV12-2015.pdf
2016-06/01 The Jack and Jill Foundation Up to $2,500 Must attend a 4-year accredited college, Fall 2016, working toward a bachelor's degree. Graduating Senior, Spring 2016. African American/black, Minimum GPA 3.0. http://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/2cf7da63-f9e4-4453-a540-8e7eae497f1b
2016-06/15 Global Lift Equipment Scholarship $500 Plan to attend a college/university Fall 2016. Submit a short story. Detailed instructions are found on the application page. U.S. resident. Minimum GPA 2.5. Graduating Senior spring 2016. http://www.usedforkliftsutah.com/forklifts/2872/daewoo_forklifts_utah.php
2016-06/17 BigSun Scholarship $500 Short essay (500-1,000 words) answering the questions posted on the website link listed. All essay submissions should be sent to athleticawards@bigsunathletics.com Must be a student athlete. Graduating senior. Plan to enroll in post-secondary institution. http://www.bigsunathletics.com/
2016-06/24 Dennis W. Holder Scholarship Fund Varies Attend an accredited college, university or technical training school. Picture. Community service. 3k0o0 word essay (see application for topic) Transcript. Acceptance letter from college. Graduating senior Spring 2016. Children or grandchildren of active City of Houston firefighters or members who received or are currently receiving pension benefits from the Houston Firefighters' Relief & Retirement Fund. http://www.holderscholarship.org/index.php/faq-and-info/scholarship-info
2016-06/30 Astanza Q-Switched Laser Annual Scholarship $2,500 Online application(electronic). Transcript (scanned). Acceptance letter to accredited college/university (scanned). Merit based scholarship. Pursuing education in physics, biology, engineering, medicine, nursing, other natural or applied science field. Graduating Senior, Spring 2016. Minimum GPA of 30 or 4.0 scale. Enroll in accredited college Fall 2016. https://astanzalaser.com/q-switched-laser-annual-scholarship
2016-06/30 Delete Cyberbullying $1,000 Plan on attending an accredited US college or university. Written essay(see topic on website). Complete online application or print out application and mail it to address on website. Graduating senior Spring 2016. U.S. citizen or permanent resident. http://www.deletecyberbullying.org/scholarship/
2016-08/19 Michael CaoMy Nguyen Scholarship $1,000 Proof of U.S. Citizenship or legal U.S. residency. Proof of identity. APPLICATION FOR ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE ON 5/30/16. Must be currently enrolled in college Fall 2016. Minimum GPA 2.0 on a 4.0 scale. http://vnteamwork.org/michael-caomy-nguyen-scholarship/
2016-09/01 Apartment List Scholarship $2,500 Any legal U.S. resident at least 18 years old. Attend an accredited university or college in the next academic year. Application available on website along with questions to be answered. Graduating Senior, Spring 2016. https://www.apartmentlist.com/scholarship
2016-11/30 MTSI Massage Therapy School Scholarship $1,000 750 word essay, topic on website. Plan to enroll in a massage therapy program.Submit essay in a word document along with a picture of you to scholarship@massagetherapyschoolsinformation.com.Enter "Scholarship Entry" in the subject line. Graduating Senior, Spring 2016 http://www.massagetherapyschoolsinformation.com/massage-therapy-school-scholarship/
2016-12/30 Hilda L. Sibrian, P.C. Proud Texan Scholarship $2,500 Attend a 2-5 year institution in 2017. Essay. 30-120 second video (topic on website). For complete directions on application and submission, see website. Graduating Senior Spring 2016. http://hildasibrian.com/en/scholarship-terms-and-conditions/
Varies African-American Scholarship Directory Varies by scholarship Must have at least one parent who identifies as Black or African-American http://hbculifestyle.com/101-minority-scholarships/
Varies American Legion Varies by scholarship Varies by scholarship Varies by scholarship http://www.legion.org/scholarships

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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