Be sure to check with your high school guidance counselor or ask about financial aid at your college admissions office. Here on this page we've identified a few of the most common scholarship programs that are available right in your state...
George & Mary Josephine Hamman Scholarships
$18,000 scholarship (paid over 4 years) to Houston area high school seniors for undergraduate study.
Hendrick Scholarship Foundation
$16,500 scholarships to low income high school graduates with at least a 2.5 GPA.
Fifth Year Accounting Student Scholarship
$5,000 scholarships to Texas students who are in their fifth year of an accounting major.
Education Vouchers for Youths Aging Out of Foster Care
$5,000 per year to Texas college students who were previously in foster care as a youth.
BAFTX Susan Howard Community Service Award
$5,000 scholarships to young Texas students who have conceptualized and initiated a community service project. Read More
Aimee Melissa Davis Scholarship
$5,000 scholarships to graduating Texas high school seniors who have diabetes.
Jay Pumphrey Animal Sciences Scholarship
$6,000 scholarship to Texas students who are familiar with farming and a member of AQHA to pursue a major in animal science.
Brook Hollow Golf Club Scholarship
Up to $5,000 scholarships to the employees (or their children) of the Brook Hollow Golf Club in Dallas Texas.
Gorrondona & Associates High School Scholarships
$2,500 scholarships to young women in the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas area to pursue a career in transportation.
Dallas Center for Architecture Foundation
$2,000 scholarships to advanced Texas architecture students.
Spirit of Achievement Scholarship
$2,000 scholarships for Texas African-American females attending classes in the Arlington and Tarrant county areas.
Public Service Recognition Week Scholarship
$2,000 essay contest for Houston, Texas high school seniors to write about public service.
Obviously this list is just the tip of the iceberg in the vast ocean of available scholarships and grant programs. To get a more extensive idea of the funding opportunities you might be eligible for, visit these database websites to see which scholarship programs match you!