||How to Apply
||Horatio Alger Scholarships
||Senior who will continue on to a bachelor's degree in Fall 2019. Can start at a 2 or 4 year college.
||Family income of $55,000 a year or less. GPA of a 2.0/4.0 or higher, U.S. citizen
||Wendy's High School Heisman
||$500 - $5,000
||Senior with a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale during grades 9,10,11 who participate in at least 1 sport. (see chart on application for the 47 qualified sports)
||Must be involved with community, volunteering your time, show leadership within your chosen sport.
||Senior who has participated in at least 1 sport during the August 2017-current season. GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. Must have a compelling life story to share about overcoming a personal challenge
||Proven leadership, ability to conduct yourself in an ethical manner on and off the field. Volunteer in school and community. Share this link with your teacher or coach and ask them to use it to fill out the nomination form
||Big Thinker Scholarship
||GPA of 3.25 or higher on a 4 scale to qualify for the $5,000. GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4 scale to qualify for a $2,500 scholarship.
||Submit an original idea to further developing and marketing within emerging or underserved markets, include that idea in an essay of 750 words or more.
||ACT Student Champion
||Senior who scored a 22 or higher on their ACT test.
||Can be used at 2 or 4 year college, certificate program, vocational or technical school.
||An achievement based scholarship for seniors in the
top of their class.
||GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
||National Rice Month
||Seniors. Competing with only 5 other states.
||create a 3 minute or less video about the importance to your state of growing rice.
||Voice of Democracy
||ALL GRADES CAN COMPETE! (9-12) Record yourself speaking your essay
||Citizenship not required but student must be residing lawfully in the U.S.
||https://www.humbleisd.net/cms/lib/TX01001414/Centricity/Domain/3088/Voice of Democracy VFW.pdf
||Zombie Apocalypse Scholarship
||9-12 GRADES CAN APPLY!
||one fun essay to write. that's it!
||Forty Acres Scholarship
||Must meet eligibility requirements to apply and be admitted to UT by November 1, 2018. Merit based & financial need based.
||Senior who is in the top of your class, leadership skills and have been serving your community. U.S. citizen.
||Ron Brown Scholarship
||Black/African American seniors who have the highest achievement in their class and the most financial need are encouraged to apply.
||Must demonstrate a keen interest in public service, community engagement, business entrepreneurship and global citizenship
||Prudential Spirit of Community
||ALL GRADES 9 - 12 can apply! Multiple awards given, based solely on volunteer community service
||U.S. citizen or legal resident. Must have engaged in community service within the last 12 months.
||Allegra Ford Thomas Scholarship
||Senior with a documented learning disability (LD) or ADHD who will attend a 2 year college, vocational or technical school Fall 2019 after graduation. Volunteer in community and school.
||U.S. citizen. Financial need.
||Anne Ford Scholarship
||Senior with a documented, identified learning disability (LD) or documented ADHD. Must plan on enrolling in a 4 year degree program Fall 2019 after graduation. Volunteer in community and school
||U.S. citizen. GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4 scale. Financial need
Most Valuable Student
||Senior who will attend college full time for a 4 year degree in Fall 2019. MUST BE A U.S. Citizen
||Applications based on your grades, leadership roles community service & financial need
||Fisher & Talwar Scholarship
||Senior who will attend full time college in Fall 2019. MUST HAVE A 3.0 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale.
||Must be a U.S. Citizen. Very easy half page application with a short 500 word essay.
||Senior who will head to college in Fall, 2019. U.S. citizen or legal resident.
||Must be an outstanding student who has helped their classmates or community in a tremendous way.
||Chinese Professional Club
||Senior of Chinese descent (minimum 1/4 Chinese) residing in greater Houston to graduate Fall 2019. Must have an SAT or an ACT score to report
||Judging based upon academic grades, volunteer work, financial need, essay content.
||Senior who is at minimum 1/4 Chinese descent, who has taken an SAT or ACT.
||Must start University in Fall 2019, judging based on grades, essay content, leadership skills.
||Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship
||Senior who will attend a 4 year college starting Fall 2019. GPA of 3.5 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale. SAT score must total 1200 or higher, OR, ACT score must be a 26 or higher.
||Seniors with a family income of below $95,000. from last year's IRS forms.
||Hot Sauce Depot
Scholarship for Madison
||Senior, U.S. citizen or legal resident. GPA of a 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
||FAFSA completed, and accepted into a 2 or 4 year college or technical school.
||American Association of Physics Teachers
||Senior who will pursue a degree in Education with the purpose of teaching Physics in high school.
||Can attend a 2 or 4 year college. U.S. citizen
||Charles Butt Scholarship
for Aspiring Teachers
||Senior who will attend one of the 11 participating colleges (list online) to major in Education and then TEACH in a majority-economically disadvantaged school or teach a 'shortage subject' such as math, science, special ed, etc.
||Must show academic excellence at school, involvement in community, school with excellent written and oral communication skills. This is almost a full ride scholarship & comes with 4 years of funding and mentoring.
||Senior in AVID, who will go on to a 4 year college in pursuit of a bachelor's degree following graduation.
||Must have a 2.4 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale. Must be eligible to receive a PELL grant through FAFSA.
Must have your FAFSA completed and filed BEFORE 12/1/18
University of Texas
||Senior who has applied for admission at UT. Must be in the Top 10% of your graduating class. Leadership skills & good character while in high school.
||Must have top SAT or ACT scores, volunteer & community service hours. Must show financial need