January Scholarship Information

January Scholarships


    The Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation, Inc.

    4180 State Highway 6 S

    College Station, TX  77845


The Opportunity Scholarship Program is an academically-competitive program in which a scholar's academic achievements and their 4-H experience are highly valued.  To apply for a Texas 4-H and YouthDevelopment Opportunity Scholarship, an applicant must, as a minimum:- Have made formal application to enroll with intent to attend a Texas college or university and have met theentrance requirements for that college or university- Be actively participating in 4-H- Be a Texas resident- Have successfully obtained the minimum test results for either the Baccalaureate Scholarship Program or theTechnical Certification Scholarship Program, as outlined at the website- Plan to attend a Texas College or University

Deadline:  End of February


Texas Restaurant AssociationW. Price Jr. Memorial ScholarshipP.O. Box 1429Austin, TX  78767-1429800-395-2872www.restaurantville.com/foundationScholarships of $2,000 are available for Texas residents only, and are awarded to graduating high school students attending a post-secondary culinary program and students currently enrolled in a post-secondary culinary program. For eligibility, deadlines, required documentation and full rules, see application by visiting website above or email Jerrica Deloney at jdeloney@tramail.org.Deadline:  February


Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) FoundationInternational Headquarters363 W. Drake RoadFort Collins, CO  80526970-223-2824email: esainfo@epsilonsigmaalpha.orgwww.epsilonsigmaalpha.orgEpsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) Foundation    International Headquarters    363 W. Drake Road    Fort Collins, CO  80526    970-223-2824    email: esainfo@epsilonsigmaalpha.org    www.epsilonsigmaalpha.org   The ESA Foundation awards numerous scholarships annually, and applicants do not have to be an ESA member to apply.  Recipients will be selected based upon character, leadership, service, financial need, scholastic ability, and any special criteria set by a donor.  For a complete list of scholarships available and for more detailed information visit the website or contact Kathy Loyd, Scholarship Chair-person, at 660-441-3310; or email Sarah Fox at: marblelady14@gmail.com. Deadline is February 1.



Abe and Annie Seibel Foundation

    c/o The Frost Bank - Trust Dept.

    P.O. Box 8210

    Galveston, TX  77553-8210

    Phone:  409-770-5665

Interest-free loans available to USA Citizens and Texas residents who

have graduated from Texas high schools.  Must enroll as a full-time

student at a Texas college/university, accredited by the Southern

Association of Colleges and Schools, with the intention of completing

requirements toward a first bachelor's degree.

.Application packets are accepted January 1

through February 28.


NAFEPA scholarship

The purpose of the NAFEPA scholarship program is to financially support post-secondary education for qualifying seniors or high school graduates attending their first year of college.

Four scholarships will be awarded nationally:

-        two scholarships are for students pursuing a degree in Education

-        two scholarship winners can pursue a degree in Education or any other major

Each of the four scholarships is for $2500.

See Mrs. Myers for more information

Deadline:  January 10, 2018!!!



Big Country Electric Cooperative, Inc. Scholarship


  Two (2) scholarships of $4,000 each ($500 per semester) will be awarded.  Scholarship funds must be applied during the first year of college enrollment beginning the first fall semester following graduation from high school.   Applicant must reside with a parent or guardian who is a member of Big Country Electric Cooperative (BCEC).  Applicant must have a minimum cumulative high school 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale to apply.  See Mrs. Myers for application.

Deadline:   February 28, 2018


Mensa Foundation Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the academic year following the application date. · Applicants must submit an application and essay explaining his or her career, academic and/or vocational goals.

Scholarship amount: $500 - $1000

To apply visit: http://www.mensafoundation.org/what-wedo/scholarships/   

Deadline:  1/15/2018


Kohls Scholarship
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Texas History Essay Contest

Graduating seniors · Essay reflecting an awareness of Texas history and exploring its relevance to the building of Texas (See website for more details)

Award amount: 1st - $3,000 2nd - $2,000 3rd - $1,000

Website: http://srttexas.org/community.html

Sons of the Republic of Texas 1717 8th St. Bay City, Texas 77414 979.245.6644

Deadline: 1/31/2018


Caffarelli Scholarship

Rocco C. Caffarelli established this scholarship in order to provide educational opportunities for young men residing in Texas who plan to attend a Texas college and earn a bachelor’s degree. The value of each scholarship is based on financial need, not to exceed $5,000 per academic year, for a maximum of four years, subject to renewal qualifications. You are eligible for this scholarship if you plan to attend a not-for-profit Texas college with the goal of earning a bachelor’s degree (not a vocational certificate). Deadline February 28 https://www.frostbank.com/scholarships/caffarelli


Texas Student Housing Scholarship Program

Open to student accepted to colleges in Austin, College Station, Denton or San Marcos, Texas, that have NOT signed offcampus housing leases with a TSH facility managed by Asset Campus Housing. · Must submit transcript, SAT/ACT scores, GPA and application package · A college grade point average of 3.0 is desired for renewal of the scholarship for subsequent years

For more information, visit: http://www.texasstudenthousing.net/

Submit applications to: Texas Student Housing Authority 99 Trophy Club Drive Trophy Club, TX 76262

Award amount:  $10,000 ($2,500/yr)

Deadline: 1/31/2018


Texas Society of Health-System Pharmacists
Scholarships of $500 to $1,500 are awarded to undergraduate and graduate students. Scholarships from the Foundation are awarded on the basis of financial need, academic ability and career interest.


Deadline: 2/1/18


Irene S. Wischer Foundation Scholarship

Scholarships are available to high school seniors who plan to attend college or vocational school, to college students completing their undergraduate degrees, and to college students who plan to attend graduate school.  Assistance is available for up to but not to exceed four years of academic work.  Full-time or part-time students may apply.  There is no geographic limitation on choice of school.  All fields of academic study are acceptable, including vocational technology.  Scholarship contact information: Phone: 800-670-4787 E-Mail: contactus@applyists.com    Website:  www.frostbank.com/wischerscholarship 
Deadline:  2/7/15


Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

Be a graduating, minority high school senior; · Plan to attend an accredited and approved four–year institution within the United States; · Show leadership potential; · Demonstrate a dedication to community service; · Present evidence of financial need; · Be a United States citizen; · A minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21; and · Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year

For Application: http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/  scholarships@jackierobinson.org

Award Amount: Up to $24,000 Over 4 yrs

Deadline:  2/15/2018



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