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    KPHS does not endorse any companies that provide scholarship information and does not provide any service. 

    Posted scholarships, searches or service providers are for your information only and participation is your choice.



    -Making Sense of the Scholarship Process-  Click here                                                                                                                                   Thanks to Christina Spears, M. ED. presented by the Humble Council of PTAs

    -How to apply for Scholarships- Click Here

    -Tips for Scholarship Applicants- Click here

    -FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Guide for Applying- Click here                                                                                                   The FAFSA opens on October 1 of the student's SENIOR year. EVERYONE should apply- Many scholarships require the EFC from the FAFSA as part of their application packet

    -ALWAYS check the scholarship/financial aid webpages of the colleges/universities/technical schools to which you are applying

    -CHECK College Board for links to hundreds of scholarships and millions of dollars Click here

    -TEXAS related scholarships Click here

    -TEXAS Colleges and Financial Aid- a complete guide to admission requirements to EVERY college in Texas and loads of scholarship and financial information.   Click here

    -Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation 20-21 CompediumClick here

    -APPLY TEXAS- The application link to ALL public colleges and universities in Texas Click here

    -MY COALITION- The portal for colleges that use the coalition application. MyCoalition enables you to organize important materials in a cloud-based Locker, connect with trusted supporters in the Collaboration Space, and apply to Coalition schools easily and efficiently. MyCoalition also provides valuable resources for college readiness and delivers college-counseling support directly to your email account. Click here

    -COLLEGES OF DISTINCTION- all sorts of informative articles, advice, organizational tip & scholarships! Click here

    -BEWARE of SCAMS- Click here



    Scholarship Search Engines

    Going Merry- We are a free scholarship and financial aid platform. Personalized matching. Thousands of scholarships. Local Scholarships, auto filled forms, bundled scholarships, matching service. https://www.goingmerry.com/

    Fastweb- Your connection to scholarships, colleges, financial aide https://www.fastweb.com/

    Peterson's- your one-stop shop. It assists with test preparation and building a college list.                    https://www.petersons.com/scholarship-search.aspx

    Big Future- Find scholarships, other financial aid and internships from more than 2,200 programs, https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search

    Scholarships.com -Create a profile with Scholarships.com, then narrow down your options with personalized filters. https://www.scholarships.com/

    Cappex- Cappex doesn’t just offer a scholarship database. It also gives advice on the college application process, offers college reviews and provides overviews of different majors. https://www.cappex.com/

    Career OneStop-  is known to help undergraduates and graduates alike with choosing a career field. But CareerOneStop also features more than 8,000 scholarships. Save time scanning by highlighting results according to your degree level and the location of your home and school.  https://www.careeronestop.org/toolkit/training/find-scholarships.aspx 

    Google: "Scholarships with a [enter a month/year] deadline"- You will be shocked how many appear.                                                       https://bold.org/scholarships/easy-scholarships-list/ is one of many websites that offer this.

    Finally, don’t forget to search locally for scholarship opportunities. Your school counselors are an excellent resource, as they work with students year after year to find college funding. You can even ask around at a community center or Rotary Club about college funding. Many local scholarships only award $1,000 or less, but the pool of applicants is smaller than for many national awards. Even small scholarships will help pay your living costs and reduce the amount you take out in student loans.

    Search Engines and Scholarship Programs

    • Scholar Snapp - A free, simple to use data standard that allows students to reuse their application information - including contact information, essays, transcripts, etc. - from one scholarship application to another thereby streamlining the college scholarship application process.
    • Scholly – A mobile app that provides students with a fast and simple way to find scholarships for college. (Created by Christopher Gray, a Coca-Cola Scholar!)
    • Peerlift - Proven scholarships, internships, summer programs, and more gathered by fellow students like you. (Founded by a team of 2017 Coca-Cola Scholars!) Learn more about the creation of Peerlift.
    • Fastweb – Create a profile and let fastweb do the research on scholarships, internships colleges and more for you.
    • CashCourse – Information that helps college students stay financially informed.
    • Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation – Educational and scholarship opportunities for students of all levels.
    • Cappex – A free website where you can learn which colleges want you, before you apply and learn about more than $11 billion in merit aid scholarships.
    • Scholarships.com– A free college scholarship search and financial aid information.
    • Scholarship America – Provides information and resources for your scholarship search.
    • KnowHow2GO – Complete information on college prep, whether in middle school or seniors.
    • HS Finder (Hispanic Scholarship Fund) – Scholarship information for Latino students.
    • Thurgood Marshall College Fund – Provides scholarships, programmatic and capacity building support to the 47 public Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
    • Gates Millennium Scholars – Provides outstanding low income African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline they choose.
    • Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund – The nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted to providing college scholarships for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPI).
    • American Indian College Fund – Provides Native American students with scholarships and financial support for the nation’s 33 accredited tribal colleges and universities.
    • Dell Scholars Program – Recognizes academic potential and determination in students that have a definite need for financial assistance.
    • UNCF – Awards 10,000 students each year through 400 scholarship and internship programs so that students from low- and moderate-income families can afford college tuition, books and room and board.
    • Chegg – A place to connect with scholarships and learn about colleges.
    • Reagan Foundation Scholarships - Scholarship opportunities for outstanding student leaders.
    • Goizueta Legacy Scholarship - Provides scholarships for the children of Coca-Cola employees.
    • American Indian Graduate Center & AIGCS - The largest scholarship providers to Native students in the United States, awarding $15 million in scholarships annually and more than $200 million since inception. For almost 50 years, AIGC has funded students pursing undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in any field of study at any accredited institution of choice, working with over 500 tribes in all 50 states.
    • National Society of High School Scholars - NSHSS and its partners offer more than $2,000,000 in scholarships annually. All students are eligible to apply for high school and college scholarships in the areas of academic excellence, entrepreneurship, leadership, literature, medicine, music, STEM, sustainability, visual arts, and more. 


    Scholarship Notification

    University Scholarship Links for Texas colleges and universities (public and provate) and (some) out of state schools Click here


    Scholarship Notification

    Join the KPHS PTSA when school starts! Being a member of our Parent/Teacher/Student Association makes you eligible for a KPARK PTSA scholarship. Other local PTAs also require PTA membership and you could qualify for an HISD elementary school scholarship, middle school scholarship and the Humble Council of PTAs scholarship.

    The Deadline to join the PTSA to qualify for the scholarship is generally in Novemeber. 


    Scholarship Notification

    Women' Energy Network Event/Scholarship

    Free Virtual STEM Event

    Topics include: women in Energy, Career Mapping, $100,000 in scholarships

    Nov. 7, 10am - 1 pm

    Scholarships, Scholarship tips, explore career opportunities

    Register at Click here


    Scholarship Notification

    Huggable Supermom Scholarship

    Amount: $1000

    Requirements: High school students who've been impacted by single moms or who are a single mom themselves

    Application And Complete Information: Click here

    Deadline: 12/31/20


    Scholarship Information Wichita State University

      • Freshmen Merit Scholarship: Must have a minimum ACT score of 22 or SAT score of 1100 and an unweighted GPA of 3.25.
      • Honors College Scholarship: Must be accepted into the Wichita State Honors College. Honors College Admission requirements include a minimum unweighted high school GPA of 3.7 or a composite ACT score of 27 in addition to submitting an online Honors application and essay.
      • National Merit Scholarship: Must be a National Merit Finalist or finalist in the National Hispanic Recognition Program.
      • Distinguished Scholarship Invitational and other scholarship competitions: Must have an unweighted GPA of 3.5 OR a composite 27 score on the ACT or 1280 on the SAT OR be in the top 10 percent of your class.


    Scholarship Notification

    Coca Cola Scholars Foundation

    Amount: 150 @ $20,000

    Requirements: Current HS seniors (graduating in this current academic year, 2020-21) attending school in the US, planning to pursue a degree at an accredited US post-secondary institution.

    Application and complete eligibility requirements: Click here

    Deadline: October 31, 2020 5 p.m. EASTERN TIME (4 Central)


    Scholarship Notification

    George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation

    Amount: 70 @ $20,000  (we have a KPHS winner most every year)

    Requirements: Graduating 2021 senior from Harris and surrounding counties, US citizen. based on financial need and academic achievement. 

    Application and complete requirements/instructionsClick here 

    Deadline: February 16, 2021, 4 p.m. Central Time


    Scholarship Suggestions from Going Merry- 

    Have you signed up with Going Merry Click here- MANY more scholarships are listed once you join (FREE)

    Here is a sample of scholarships offered this month Click here


    Scholarship Notification

    Applications for the Terry Scholarship are available only from the universities listed here See their scholarship pages. 

    • The University of Texas- Austin
    • Texas A&M University
    • University of Houston
    • Texas State University
    • The University of Texas- Dallas
    • The University of Texas- San Antonio
    • Texas Tech University
    • University of North Texas
    • Texas Woman’s University
    • The University of Texas- Arlington
    • The University of Texas- El Paso

    Amount: Full ride scholarship for up to 8 semesters- tuition, books, fees and reasonable living expenses.

    Requirements - Academic achievement, demonstrated leadership, financial need (evidenced by the completion of the FAFSA), US citizen or Permanent Resident, 2021 HS graduate, entering the university as a full time Freshman for Fall 2021, must live on campus for the 1st year, with a nomination from one of the school listed above, interview.

    Deadlines vary by school- CHECK THE WEBSITES  Dec. 1- Jan 25

    For more information: Click here


    Scholarship Notification

    2021 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

    Amount: up to $5000 for national recognition

    Requirements: Be in grades 5-12 as of 11/10/2020, legal resident of one of the 50 states or District of Columbia. Have particiapted in a volunteer activity after 9/1/2019. Complete and submit the online application to the school or club representative.

    Deadline to submit: November 10, 2020

    Application and information: Click here


    Scholarship Notification

    City of Houston, Mayor's Office of Education 

    Scholarship Page Click here


     Exchange Student Oportunities- All HS grades

    Rotary Club Exchange Student Programs

    The Humble Rotary (District 5890) offers long and short term exchange programs with many European countries. Students 15-19 (9-12th grades or taking a gap year) are eligible. Candidates should demonstrate scholastic competence and be involved in extra curricular activities. Scholarships are available 

    The Humble Rotary Club Rotary Youth Exchange Committee invites students and parents to an informational zoom meeting at 6:30 p.m. Oct 27 or Oct 29. You can RSVP. Scholarship applications and more information available atwww.ryehouston.com (use a non Humble ISD web connection)


    Scholarship Notification- Grades 9-12

    Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) - Voice of Democracy Scholarship

    Amount: Prizes are awarded at the local Post, District, State and National levels. Up to $30,000

    Requirements: Open to students in Grades 9-12. Students must be US citizen, lawful US permanent residents, or have applied for permanent residence. Write an essay and record the essay (3-5 minutes on an audio CD or flash drive). Submit the typed essay, the audio file and the entry form to the local VFW. You must be the sole author of your essay and the recording must be in your voice, in English.

    Topic for 2020- "Is This the Country the Founders Envisioned?"

    Entry Form and Brochure: Click here

    Rules and Local VFW info: Click here

    Deadline: 11/15/2020


    Scholarship Notification

    Delventhal Law Scholarship

    Amount: 1 @ $1000

    Appllication and information: Click here

    Deadline: April 15, 2021


    Scholarship Notification

    WiseGeek Women in STEM Scholarship

    Amount: $500

    Requirements: Female HS student planning a degree in science, technology, engineering or math. US citizen or permanent legal resident

    Application and Information: Click here  

    Deadline 12/31/20


    Scholarship Notification

    Golden Door Scholars 2021

    Amounts: Vary- up to complete tuition

    Requirements: DACA, TPS - currently NOT having lawful status in the US, graduating HS senior willing to attend one of the Golden Door Partner schools, HS transcript, class rank/size indicated, leadership and extra-curricular activities, essay

    Application and Information: Click here

    Deadline: Oct. 25, 2020 11:59 EASTERN time  


    Schoalrship Notification

    Texas PTA Scholarships for Students & Faculty

    Students: Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from a school in the state of Texas. be enrolled in a high school with a Local PTA/PTSA that has achieved Active Status by December 1, be a current member of the PTA by December 1 at their enrolled campus, as recorded by Texas PTA. Note: PTA membership is a renewable, annual membership. Current membership year begins August 1.  Applicant must plan to be enrolled full-time in an accredited college, university or a technical institute in the summer or fall/spring semester immediately following high school graduation.  Immediate family members of the Texas PTA Board of Directors or staff are not eligible to apply.

    Application :can be found at Click here   Information:Click here

    Deadline: Electronic Application must be RECEIVED by Nov. 15, 2020


    Scholarship Notification

    Gulf Coast Educators Federal Cresit Union

    Amount: Four (4) @ $500 per semester for four years ($4000 total)

    Requirements: Student & parent must be a member of this credit union, HS senior. SAT combined score of 1000 or ACT minimum score of 21. HS transcript,2 letters of recommendation, essay (see application for prompt) Must maintain a 2.5 GPA and 12 crdit hours each semester in college to keep award.

    Application and Information: Click here

    Deadline: Received or Postmarked by February 26, 2021


    Scholarship Notification

    Texas A&M Brockman Scholars Program

    Amount: Up to 50 full-ride scholarships (tuition, books, room & board, transportation, semester abroad) for 4 years undergrad, 1 year of grad business school

    Requirements: American citizen, applied to TAMU and have a UIN number from the university, first time college student, under 21, no relation to a member of the TAMU Board of Regents, demonstrated leadership in academics, leadership and constructive social engagement. Be a STEM major (see list in application information below) photo, academic letter of reference, non academic letter of reference, maintain a 3.5 GPA  while in program (4.0 scale) HS transcript, PSAT, SAT, ACT, AP scores if applicable (SAT/ACT test optional this year) 

    Application: Click here

    Information: Click here - Read fully and completely

    Deadline: December 1, 5 p.m.  CST   Early application STRONLY encouraged


    Scholarship Notification

    Nikhil Desai "Perspective" Scholarship

    Amount: $1000

    Requirements: This scholarship is for anyone who has had one moment in their life shift their perspective and perception on what it means to live. This moment can be joyous, sorrowful, or comedic; everyone's experience is unique and equally pertinent! While not required, applicants who are first-generation Americans or first-generation college students will be preferred, but ultimately the winner will be chosen based on the quality of their essay.

    Information and ApplicationClick here

    Deadline: 2/1/2021


    Scholarship Notification

    Society of St. Stephen 2021 Margaret Shartle White Memorial Scholarship

    Amount: $1000

    Requirements: Graduating 2021 senior from an Humble ISD High School, applied to a 2, or 4 year college/university or technical school, GPA 3.0+ (4.0 scale), established financial need, 2 essays, official HS transcript including 1st semester senior year, 1 recommendation (teacher or counselor) COMPLETE application. Finalists need be available for am interview in March of 2021. Selection based on  financial need, academics, extra curricular and/or community activity, personal interview.

    Application and Information: Click here

    Deadline: POSTMARKED no later thab 2/16/2021


    Scholarship Notification

    University of Texas/Texas Exes scholarships

    UT Texas Exes scholarship webpage: Click here

    University of Texas/Texas Exes 40 Acres Scholars Program

    Amount: Full ride- including tuition, room and board, living and book stipendand enrichment activities (study abroad)

    Requirements: HS seniors applying to University of Texas, US citizen or perm resident, well-rounded individuals who distinguish themselves through a variety of leadership roles, extracurricular activities and community service. Display intellectual curiosity and excel academically. Possess extraordinary intellectual ability and desire to use their ability to be catalysts for change in the world. Exemplify good citizenship and servant leadership. Possess distinguished social skills and interact easily with adults as well as peers. DOCUMENTED FINANCIAL NEED.

    Application and Information: Click here

    Deadline: Preferred Deadline- 11/1/20 11:59 p.m. Final Deadline: 12/1 11;59 p.m.

    Register for Informational session: 11/6  Click here


    Scholarship Notification

    2021-2022 Texas Student Housing Scholarship

    Amount: Full or partial cost off of an OFF CAMPUS room for one (1) academic year at the Ridge at North Texas or the Cambridge in College Station. 

    Requirements: Complete application, HS graduate, official HS transcript, SAT/ACT scores are waived this year, GPA (on 4.0 scale), photo, two letters of recommendation

    Application and Information: Click here

    Deadline: POSTMARKED by January 31, 2021


    Scholarship Notification

    2021 Humble ISD Education Foundation Scholarships

    We offer several scholarships to graduating seniors from Humble ISD schools. These scholarship opportunities are largely in part to generous donors that have set up named endowments with the Foundation. These endowments provide ongoing support for programs, campus or scholarship in their family’s name or in honor of a loved one.

    Scholarship applications open early November.

     For questions regarding the online common application contact Humble ISD’s Resource Development Coordinator, Melinna Lopez at             Melinna.Lopez@humbleisd.net or at 281-641-8141.

    Below are the scholarships the Foundation offers:


    Scholarship Notification- High School Seniors and Juniors

    B. Davis Scholarship

    Amount: $1000

    Requirements: The generosity of our site sponsors have allowed us to offer a scholarship to help the students who visit our site.
    The winner(s) of this scholarship will be notified by email and their name(s) will be shown on this site. Be sure to include your name and the school you are attending this year and next.  This is not an academic scholarship but we would like to know where you are going to school now and what your future academic plans are. Please do not send transcripts or letters of recommendation at this time.

    Deadline: May 22. 2021

    Information: Click here


    Scholarship Notification

    DAR Good Citizens Awards and Scholarship Contest

    Amounts: Once you are choosen as the Chapter Good Citizen, you progress to the scholarhip awards.Chapter winner receives a pin and the eligible for the schoalrship portion of the contest. State winners $250, regional winners: $500, national winners: $5000

    Requirments: Current HS senior, complete application, including HS resume, Official HS transcript, two letters of recommendation, essay. See application for essay directions. See Mrs Herbst to schedule writing the essay- Mon- Thursday, 10/26-10/29.

    Application and information: Click here

    Deadline: 11/1/2020- completed application pkg to Mrs. Herbst


    Special Groups Scholarship Information

    Scholarships for Latin American Citizens Click here

    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

    State College Tuition Waiver Info Click here

    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.

    Click here for scholarships and resources

    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 512-427-6344 or 800-242-3062 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