Scholarships for Texas Residents

Everything may be bigger in Texas, but unfortunately that often includes college tuition, too. While that can be intimidating or frustrating to current and aspiring students, the good news is there are tons of opportunities to earn scholarships just by living and studying in Texas. Potential degree candidates looking for help paying for school in Texas will find many scholarship options. There is funding available from both public and private sources. State and local government administers scholarship funds based on ethnicity, gender, financial need and academic achievement. Private funds, from universities and corporations, are also available in specific fields, for students from a particular area or for students that demonstrate a unique aptitude. Scroll down to review some of the many scholarships available for college students in Texas.

Showing 21-40 of 80 scholarships
View Details Laura Woodman Memorial Scholarship Coastal Bend Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |United States|Willacy, TX|
  • Organization: Texas Youth Rodeo Association (Professional Organization)
  • School (K-12): |San Patricio, TX|Refugio, TX|Aransas, TX|Bee, TX|Jim Wells, TX|Kleberg, TX|Nueces, TX|Banquete High School, Banquete, TX|
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The Laura Woodman Memorial Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior of Banquete High School. Applicants must be member of the Texas Youth Rodeo Association with minimum 2.5 GPA
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Major: Study |Architecture|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The Dallas Center for Architecture Foundation - Mary Kolb Berglund Traveling Fellowship is awarded to an advanced architecture student to research, develop, and disseminate knowledge of the built environment.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Major: Study |Architecture|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The Dallas Center for Architecture Foundation - Swank Traveling Fellowship is awarded to an advanced architecture student for research related to the integration of craft and craftsmanship into the built environment.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Senator Teel Bivins Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • School (K-12): |Texas Senate, District 31|
  • Major: Study |Education|
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This scholarship was started in honor of Senator Teel Bivins to benefit graduating senior taking Advanced Placement/Honors curriculum from Senate District 31. Applicants must be pursuing a post-secondary study in the field of Education at any Texas college/university.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 20,000
  • 4 awards
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • School (K-12): |Booker T Washington High School, Houston, TX|Coppell High School, Coppell, TX|Colleyville Heritage High School, Colleyville, TX|Creekview High School, Carrollton, TX|Lovejoy High School, Allen, TX|Plano East Senior High School, Plano, TX|Plano Senior High School, Plano, TX|Plano West Senior High School, Plano, TX|Richardson High School, Richardson, TX|
  • Extracurricular: |Fine Arts|
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Sponsored by the O'Donnell Foundation, the scholarship awards four outstanding high school seniors who have participated or are currently participating in the O'Donnell Foundation's AP Arts and Music Theory Incentive Program. The purpose of the scholarship is to provide four exemplary seniors financial assistance to attend and graduate from the colleges/ universities of their choice in four consecutive years.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Adams Extract and Spice Company Texas Association, Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • Organization: Associated with the |Texas Association, Family, Career and Community Leaders of America|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Burlington Northern Santa Fe Foundation Scholarship American Indian Science and Engineering Society
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • May 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |Minnesota|North Dakota|South Dakota|New Mexico|Arizona|California|Oklahoma|Texas|Oregon|Colorado|Montana|
  • Organization: American Indian Science and Engineering Society (Professional Organization)
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Kansas|Washington|
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The scholarship is available to American Indian high school seniors who reside in one of the 13 states serviced by the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe Pacific Corporation and its affiliated companies. Applicants must also pursue degrees in Business, Mathematics, Natural/Physical Sciences, Technology, Engineering, Education, Medicine or Health Administration.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Dallam, TX|Hartley, TX|Sherman, TX|Hansford, TX|Ochiltree, TX|Lipscomb, TX|Moore, TX|Hutchinson, TX|Roberts, TX|Hemphill, TX|Oldham, TX|Potter, TX|Carson, TX|Gray, TX|Wheeler, TX|Deaf Smith, TX|Randall, TX|Armstrong, TX|Donley, TX|Collingsworth, TX|Parmer, TX|Castro, TX|Swisher, TX|Briscoe, TX|Hall, TX|Childress, TX|
  • School (College): Attend |West Texas A&M University (TX)|Amarillo College, Amarillo, TX|Texas Tech University (TX)|
  • Major: Study |Accounting|
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The A.A. and Hattie Mae Bush Accounting Scholarship was established by long-time residents, Alvin and Hattie. The scholarship is provided to a graduating high school senior or college student who resides in the 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle. The program gives a $1,000 amount for the awardee to attend college at Amarillo College, Texas Tech University, or West Texas A&M University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas Panhandle, TX|Texas|
  • Disability: |Learning Disability|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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Jake Jones family and the Claude Community started this scholarship to benefit learning disabled graduating seniors in the Texas Panhandle.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details FCCLA Regional Scholarship Texas Association, Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • School (College): |Accredited Texas College or University|
  • Major: Study |Consumer Science|Family Science|
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The scholarship was established to award outstanding members in Texas
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Dallam County 4-H Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Dallam, TX| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Organization: 4-H (Club)
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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Dallam County 4-H Scholarship is awarded for a Graduating senior from Dallam County. Who is member of 4-H club, and with 2.5 GPA.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,200
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Anderson, TN|Johnson, TN|Knox, TN|Blount, TN|Campbell, TN|Claiborne, TN|Cocke, TN|Grainger, TN|Hamblen, TN|Jefferson, TN|Loudon, TN|Mcminn, TN|Monroe, TN|Morgan, TN|Roane, TN|Scott, TN|Sevier, TN|Union, TN|Carter, TN|Hancock, TN|Hawkins, TN|Sullivan, TN|Unicoi, TN|Washington, TX|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Greene, TN|
  • Major: Study |Computer Science|Information Security|Computer Engineering|Cybersecurity|Cyber Science|
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The James K. Goldston INFOSEC Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior or currently enrolled college, university students. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and with minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details CJ Davidson Scholarship Texas Association, Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA)
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  • 5,000
  • 10 awards
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • Organization: Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) (Professional Organization)
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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The CJ Davidson Scholarship is awarded by the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America. The scholarship provides a $5,000 fund yearly to ten outstanding members of FCCLA in Texas. The awardees must be pursuing a major in any area of Family Consumer Sciences to be eligible.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Nancy Gerald Memorial Nursing Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend |West Texas A&M University (TX)|Amarillo College, Amarillo, TX|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|Applied Sciences|
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The Nancy Gerald Memorial Nursing Scholarship is provided to junior or senior level college student from 26 northernmost counties of the Texas Panhandle who majors in the field of nursing. The program was established in memory of Nancy Gerald. The scholarship is a one-time award of $500 funds.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • School (College): Attend |Saint Mary's University (TX)|
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St. Mary's University - Alumni Chapter of Austin is a $1,000 scholarship fund given to students enrolled or planning to enroll at St. Mary's University. The scholarship can be renewed for four years.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Travis, TX|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • School (College): Attend |Saint Edward's University (TX)|
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St. Edward's University & Montopolis Community Scholarship provides support to students attending St. Edwards University and/or reside in Travis County. The scholarship is a $2,000 fund given by the Dolores Catholic Church and St. Edwards University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas Panhandle, TX|Texas| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): Attend |West Texas A&M University (TX)|Amarillo College, Amarillo, TX|West Texas A&M University, Canyon, TX|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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Margaret Kesterson started this scholarship in 1989 to benefit working high school graduates within the Texas Panhandle. Applicants must demonstrate academic ability and financial need.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Dr. Charles and Phyllis Seward Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas| as a |Permanent Legal U.S. Resident|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|
  • School (College): Attend |West Texas A&M University (TX)|Amarillo College, Amarillo, TX|
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Dr. Charles and Phyllis Seward Scholarship is provided to graduating high school seniors from counties of Texas Panhandle. The scholarship was established by Dr. and Mrs. Charles Seward. The program aims to benefit the Native Americans.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Edith Lois Wilson 4-H Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |Texas|
  • Organization: 4-H (Club)
  • Major: Study |Consumer Science|Home Economics|Human Science|
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The Edith Lois Wilson 4-H Scholarship was established to benefit graduating senior from District 1 Texas Association of Extension Home Economists. Applicants must have worked with 4-H Club in District 1 and pursuing post-secondary education in the field of Human Science, Home Economics, or Family and Consumer Science.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details XIT A&M Club John David Memorial Scholarship Amarillo Area Foundation (AAF), Inc.
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |Dallam, TX|Hartley, TX|Sherman, TX|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Shernan, TX|
  • School (College): Attend |Texas A&M University, College Station, TX|
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June David Wilcoxson started this scholarship in memory of John David in December 2004 to benefit Graduating senior from Dallam, Hartley, or Sherman Counties. Applicants must be attending Texas A&M University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 2.0
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