"Education costs money, but then, so does ignorance." ..Sir Claus Moser
                                                 Humble High School Scholarship Page:
  Scholarships are for Senior students unless otherwise noted
 Amount  Requirements  Eligibility  How to Apply
African-American Scholarship Directory  various  Must have at least one parent who identifies as Black or African-American
   Directory is on-line only:   www.blackcollegedollars.org
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: only:http://www.collegefund.org/studentsandallumini/content/scholarships
 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:
 Asian & Pacific Islander Scholarship Fund
 2,500-15,000  Be of Asian and or Pacific Islander ethnicity.Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident of the United States.
 must enroll in a U.S. accredited college or university in the fall of 2014.A minimum cumulative  GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale. One letter of recommendation online.  ONLINE APPLICATION ONLY:http://apiasf.org/scholarship                                                     
 Woman's Energy
Network Houston
 5 - $2,000 Scholarships
 Female Senior from Houston area, need to be in the Top 10% of your class (HHS, Rank of 34 or better)
 Must be a student with an exemplary academic record and demonstrated Leadership ability
Online Application Only:  http://www.womensenergynetwork.org/?nd=scholarship
 10/3/14 Wendy's High School Heisman Awards
 varying amounts
 Senior who has maintained a 3.0 GPA (4.0 scale) during 9th, 10th & 11th grade.
 MUST participate in one or more school-sponsored extracurricular sports
 Online Application Only. Log on to:
 10/06/14 AES Engineering Services
 Scholarship awarded on the basis of character, not GPA!
 Seniors who will attend college after graduation; you are NOT required to take Engineering courses to try for the scholarship
 Essay Contest.  Click here for your topic and application:  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm
 10/15/14 U.T. Austin Texas Advance Scholarship
 $20,000.00 MUST apply for Admission to UT Austin BEFORE October 15. And be accepted.
 MUST submit your FAFSA by March 15, 2015.
 Read more about this awesome new Scholarship
 Joe Foss Institute
 $5000 Create a 3 minute video. Juniors and Seniors. U.S. citizen or legal resident
Theme of video is keepers of the constitution.     
 Log on for details
 Dr Pepper Tuition Giveaway
 $5,000 Must be age 18 -25
 Contest linked to Facebook
Start your Tuition contest here:
 10/25/14 Horatio Alger Scholarships
 varying amounts
 Senior who plans on pursuing a Bachelors degree. Maintain a  GPA of 2.0 or higher during high school.
U.S. citizen.
 Family income on 2013  tax returns must be $55,000 or LESS. Student must show Integrity & Perseverance in overcoming Adversity within your life.
Online Application Only:
Log on to:  www.horatioalger.org and click on Scholarships 
 10/31/14 Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation
 150 National Scholarships available.  $20,00 each
 High school or home schooled Seniors. U.S. citizen or Perm. Resident status. Must plan on attending college for a degree after high school
 Must carry a 3.0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale at the end of Junior year.
This is an achievement based scholarship for Seniors who are leaders and servants within the community and school
 Online Application Only.  Log on to:
 11/01/14 Ron Brown Scholar Program
 10- Scholarships
 $40,000. each
 African-American Senior who is in the Top 10% (HHS rank of 34 or better).
U.S. citizen or Perm. Residence
 Must EXCEL academically, have exceptional Leadership potential, participate in community service activities AND demonstrate Financial Need
 Online Application Only. Log on to:
 11/04/14 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
 $1,000 Students in grades 5 -12 can apply!!
 If you have conducted a Volunteer Service Activity in the past year
 A trip to Washington, D.C comes with this prize!
Online Application Online, log on here:
 Health Care Professions Scholarship
 $1,000  Must seek a career in healthcare
 Min 3.0 GPA
 11/17/14  Next Nursing Leadership Scholarship
 $1,000  Must seek a career in Nursing
 Min 3.0 GPA
11/29/14  Youth Volunteer Scholarship Award $500
 Over the past two years a student must have completed a minimum of 50 hours of volunteer work.   Over the past two years a student must have maintained a GPA of 3.5 or greater on a 4.0 scale.
 Submit Online:  Easy!!
 12/15/14 AXA Achievement Scholarship
 52 scholarships each worth $10,000.00
 To win it takes Ambition & Drive.
Determination to reach goals. Respect for self & community. Ability to succeed in college.
 Senior, U.S. citizen.
APPLY EARLY! APPLY NOW!!! Only the first 10,000 applications will be accepted
 Online Application Only, log on to:
 01/01/15 Free Speech Essay Contest
 $10,000. JUNIORS & SENIORS!!  U.S. citizens or perm. residents.  8 Scholarships available
 Essay on provided Topic  SUPER EASY!!
 To see the Topic & application, log on to:
 03/01/15 Commit For Life Creative Scholarship
 Senior (do not have to donate blood to apply but your high school must have 2 blood drives a year).
 Must have a 2.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or higher. Must attend college in Fall 2015
 USE YOUR IMAGINATION!! Submit a creative
Project or presentation that will EDUCATE and INSPIRE people to COMMIT FOR LIFE!!
(create a webpage, film a commercial, make a video, etc. )  Any professional MEDIA!!
 05/31/15 Tad Nelson Law Scholarship
 $500 Senior seeking a future career in law. Must file your FAFSA (after Jan. 1st) before applying for scholarship
 Need-based scholarship but will not exclude achievement standards.
GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale
 Online application, log on to:



Special Circumstance Scholarships


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



Scholarship Questions?   281-641-6307