||How to Apply
||Beat The Odds
||Senior living in Harris Co. Have overcome SIGNIFICANT personal adversities (such a homelessness, abuse, poverty, disability, etc). GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4 scale. Must attend college Fall 2020.
||Must have documented participation in school activities, or community organizations or employment. Must have leadership activities showing a commitment to social justice issues
||Innovation in Education
||ALL GRADES 9 - 12 can compete. 3.0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale. U.S. citizen, perm. res or valid student visa.
||How have you showcased your creativity while helping those around you? Essay describing your project (did you start a blog? spearhead a fundraiser? create an app? etc....)
||Senior of Hispanic ethnicity by at least one parent. Non-citizens, DACA and Undocumented, & U.S. citizens: ALL can apply
||Must enrollment as a full time college student Fall 2020. Must show a financial need.
||American Assoc Physics Teachers
Barbara Lotze Scholarship
||renewable for 4 years. Senior who will enroll in a degree in Education, to become a high school Physics teacher.
||Must be a U.S. citizen
||Senior who participates in AVID with plans to pursue a bachelors degree starting Fall 2020. Must be a high motivated student.
||Must show a financial need by qualifying for the PELL grant with FAFSA. Must have a 2.4 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale
||JUNIORS & SENIORS can compete. Submit a creative entry in any format (video, poem, essay, art, song, etc) to address safety measures in school to reduce the number of shootings.
||NO GPA or citizen requirements, no application. 3 awards will go to Texas students.
||LooK TwicE, SAVE A LIFE
||Senior who has a valid Drivers License and will continue on to college after graduation.
||Bring awareness to motorcycle safety by creating a social awareness that inspires others to LOOK TWICE before making a turn on the road. You can do a video, art, an essay or anything that would engage others to focus on safe driving
||CG Trader Scholarship
||Senior with a GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale
||Super easy essay regarding Augmented Reality & computer generated objects of 500 words or more. Online submission, specific topic prompt. NO long application form
||Michelin North America
Penny For a Free Ride
||High school student between the ages of 15-21. Yes, you read that right. $100,000.00 scholarship.
SUPER EASY, 1 winner picked at random Can be used at any 2 or 4 year college, trade school.
||Simply take a photo or video on your phone of you using a penny to find out how much tread you have left on your car tires. Using Abraham Lincoln 'head' side of penny, you insert the penny into tire tread; if the tire is covering any part of Lincoln's head, your tire is still in good shape
||Stop Hunger Scholarship
||ALL GRADES CAN APPLY! Must be a student who is volunteering toward ending hunger.
||You will win $5,000 for college and another $5,000 to give to the charity of your choice
||Senior living in an area served by Comcast Cable. (HHS qualifies) Can be used at a 2 or 4 year college. Must be able to list community service and volunteer work. You need to be known for your outstanding character, integrity & leadership skills
||Must have a 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale. You must have a financial need. Comcast awards multiple scholarships in each area, this is a good LOCAL scholarship!
||National Honor Society
||Senior who is an active NHS member in good standing. Must attend college Fall 2020.
||There are 600 awards this year.
||Raise Your Hand
||Must attend one of 11 partner schools (list on application site) to major in Education, must be committed to teaching in an economically disadvantaged school or in a shortage subject (math, science, bilingual or spec ed)
||There are 100 awards available in Texas if you will be attending UT-Austin, Texas A&M, SMU, U of H, Texas Tech). All have different due dates
||Take Care of Texas
||All Grades Can Apply! 30 second video on saving water, or keeping our air & water clean, reducing waste, etc.
||Texas residents only
||Ragsdale Education Scholarship
||HHS Senior ONLY, who plans on attending Sam Houston State University to major in Education, any discipline.
||That's it!!! An easy 2 page application is ALL that is required.
||See Mrs. Francis in the library for your application.
||Push to Excel
||Senior who plans on attending a historically black college or university (HBCU). Scholarship to help towards your meal plan. ALL SENIORS regardless of race, color, gender, etc can apply.
||U.S. citizen or legal perm. resident. Judging based upon essay strength, and grades. 28 AWARDS will be given out.
||U.S. Hispanic Institute
||GRADES 9 - 12 can apply regardless of race, color, gender, etc. Must be a U.S. citizen or legal perm resident.
||Judging based upon strength of essay and grades. 3 awards to be given
||Senior MALE in greater Houston-area, academic excellence and documented contributions to your school & community. Must enroll in a 4 year University Fall 2020.
||MUST have a 3.0 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale. Strong leadership skills with a long record of community service and volunteering. Award comes with 5 seminars designed to help you succeed, a laptop, suit & tie.
||Allied Van Lines
||Seniors who will attend college for a degree in Logistics, Supply Chain management or a moving - related field
||essay of under 800 words detailing why a career in logistics is your major of choice.
||Burger King Scholars
||Senior, can be used at a 2 or 4 year college, vocational, tech or trade school. DO NOT have to be an employee.
||Multiple awards of multiple values. Recipients selected based on their GPA, work experience, volunteer hours and school activities.
||Senior who will be applying to attend UT-Austin. Must be in top 10% of class with high SAT or ACT scores.
||Must have volunteer and community service activities for several years plus leadership potential. Financial need is considered.
||North American Moving
||Senior who will attend college for a degree in Logistics, business econ. or Supply chain Mgmt. U.S. citizen or perm. res.
||Brief essay between 400-800 words detailing why a career in logistics will be your college major of choice
||FULL RIDE @
||Texas high school senior who is excelling at the top of their class in academics with a financial need as evidenced by FAFSA.
||U.S. citizen, must agree to live on campus in Honors housing for first year. There are 13 other Texas Universities that honor this scholarship.
Those are listed at terryfoundation. org
||FIRE Free Speech contest
||JUNIORS & SENIORS only. U.S. citizen. NO GPA requirement!
||essay of 700 words based on a comic prompt provided online regarding the First Amendments guarantee of freedom of speech
||Any middle school or high school students between the age of 13 to 19 can apply.Your winning entry also comes with $2,500 for your school.
||1,000 to 2,000 handwritten words expressing how you are working outside the classroom to benefit others.