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Cap & MoneyThere are multiple sources available for scholarships and many different search engines made specifically for searching for these funds. Caution should be used when using websites that ask for personal information and/or payments. Remember to never give your social security number to one of these websites. Listed below are scholarships I have found. Keep in mind that there are many other scholarships available that may not be included on this list. I do suggest that you look at scholarships that are available at the college you are interested in attending. 


The following website has great information regarding scholarships: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/

Scholarships with March deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/march-scholarships/

Scholarships with February deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/february-scholarships/

Scholarships with January deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/january-scholarships/

Scholarships with December deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/december-scholarships/

Scholarships with November deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2018/09/12/november-2018-scholarships/

Scholarships with October deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2018/08/15/october-2018-scholarships/

Scholarships with September deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2018/07/16/september-2018-scholarships/

Scholarships with August deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2018/06/11/august-2018-scholarships/

Scholarships with July deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/july-scholarships/

Scholarships with June deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/june-

Scholarships with May deadlines: scholarships/https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/may-scholarships/

Scholarships with April deadlines: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/april-scholarships/


Other Available Scholarships in Our Area:

Abilene Community Foundation Information: http://cfabilene.org/scholarships/    Deadlines: March 1, 2019 and April 1, 2019

America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Monsanto Fund Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/americas_farmers_grow_ag_leaders_monsanto_fund_scholarship.pdf 

Brooke Ashton Parker Memorial Scholarship Information:   https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/brooke_ashton_parker_memorial_scholarship.docx     Deadline: April 14, 2019

Catholic Life Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/catholiclifescholarship.pdf  Deadline: March 1, 2019

Central Texas Farm Credit Scholarship Information:  https://www.centraltexasfarmcredit.com/scholarship-program & https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/central_texas_farm_credit_scholarship-application-2019.pdf   Deadline: March 15, 2019

Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation Scholarship Information:    https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/fw_scottish_rite_scholarship_2018-19.pdf    Deadline: March 1, 2019

Foundation for Rural Service Scholarship Information:    https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/foundation_for_rural_service_scholarship.pdf    Deadline: February 1, 2019 

Jr. Sr. Forum Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/jr_sr_forum_scholarship_information.pdf

Santa Rosa Telephone Cooperativer Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/santa_rosa_scholarship.pdf  Deadline: February 1, 2019 

Texas Big Game Awards Scholarship Information: http://www.texasbiggameawards.org/scholarships/

TXDOT Conditional Grant Information: https://www.txdot.gov/government/funding/program-calls/conditional.html    **Recently UPDATED**

Texas Engineering Foundation Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/texas_engineering_foundation_scholarship.pdf

Texas Tech Alumni Association Scholarship Information: https://www.texastechalumni.org/s/1422/alumni/index.aspx?sid=1422&gid=1&pgid=1384

Texas Telelphone Association Scholarship Information:  https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/2019_ttaf_application_and_letter_1.pdf    Deadline: March 29, 2019

Tri-County Government in-Action Youth Tour Information (FREE Trip to Washington D.C. and $2000 scholarship – only available for 10th & 11th graders): https://tcectexas.com/assets/files/Youth-Tour-Application.pdf & https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/tricounty_ec_youth_programs.pdf    **Recently UPDATED** – Deadline: January 25, 2019

Tri-County EC Scholarship Program Information: https://tcectexas.com/assets/files/Scholarship-Application.pdf & https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/tricounty_ec_youth_programs.pdf      **Recently UPDATED** – Deadline: March 1, 2019

Zavala Scholarship Information (check out their FB page - Cafe con Leche Wichita Falls - for great information too):  http://www.zavalawf.com/scholarship-info


Other Available Scholarships:

ACET Scholarship Information: https://www.acetx.org/scholarship2019

AXA Achievement Scholarship Information: https://us.axa.com/axa-foundation/AXA-achievement-scholarship.html    

Burger King Scholars Program Information: https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/    

Charles Butt Aspiring Teacher Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/charles_butt_scholarships.pdfhttps://www.raiseyourhandtexas.org/foundation/raising-texas-teachers/charles-butt-scholarship/    Deadlines vary (see second link for university of interest deadline)

Coca-Cola Scholar Information: https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/blog/be-a-coca-cola-scholar/

Dr. Michael O'Malley Memorial Scholarship (Texas Medical Association) Information: https://www.texmed.org/TMA_OMalley_Scholarship/    Deadline: February 1, 2019

Dr. Pepper Tuition Giveaway Information: https://www.drpeppertuition.com/program-details

FFA Scholarships: https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/local-engagement-programs-scholarships/     Deadline: February 6, 2019

Foot Locker Scholar Athlete Information: https://footlockerscholarathletes.com/about    

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Information: https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/ge-reagan-foundation-scholarship-program/ & https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/2019_ge-reaganscholarship_trifold_for-web.pdf   

“Great Things Happening in Public Schools” Scholarship Information: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GqgCO4ffl6_P_v2RMbvCtZEnOxvfL5PV/view & https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/celebrating_texas_public_schools_competition.docx

Grow Texas Scholarship Information: https://www.growtexasprogram.org/scholarship-programs/

Hagan Scholarship Information: https://haganscholarships.org/application/

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Information: https://www.hsf.net/scholarship

Horatio Alger Association Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/horatio_alger_association.pdf

     – Horatio Alger CTE Scholarships:  https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/technical/

     – Horatio Alger State Scholarships: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/state-scholarships/

     – Horatio Alger National Scholarships: https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/national-scholarships/

Irene S. Wischer Scholarship Information: https://www.frostbank.com/scholarships/wischer

Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship Information: http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/college-scholarship/

Jackie Robinson Foundation Information: http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/?SFMC_cid=EM107136-&rid=47671941    **Recently UPDATED** – Deadline: February 1, 2019

McDonald’s HACER® National Scholarship Information: https://www.mcdonalds.com/us/en-us/community/hacer.html                     Deadline: February 4, 2019

NAFEPA Scholarship Information:  https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/nafepa_scholarship_info_application_2019.docx   

Nurse Recruiter Scholarship Information: https://www.nurserecruiter.com/scholarship    **Recently UPDATED** – Deadline varies upon enrollement semester (see website for more details)

Optimist International Scholarship Information: https://www.optimist.org/member/scholarships3.cfm?     Deadline: February 28, 2019

Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/ronald_mcdonald_house_scholarship_2019.pdf & https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/rmhc_of_the_southwest_scholarship_program_.pdf    Deadline: January 31, 2019

Scholarships for Students with Disabilities: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/disability/

Scholarships for Undocumented Students: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/undocumented-students/

Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures Scholarship Information: https://app.mykaleidoscope.com/scholarship/flavorfulfutures  **Recently UPDATED** – Deadline: February 15, 2019

StudentScholarships.org Information: 

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/studentscholarshipsnov2018org.pdf    **Recently UPDATED**

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/studentscholarshipsorg_as_of_jan_2018.pdf

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/studentscholarshipsorg_oct_2017.pdf 

https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/studentscholarshipsorg_dec_2017.pdf

TILF Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/tilf_scholarship.pdf    **Recently UPDATED** – Opens March 1, 2019 and has a deadline of May 10, 2019

Texas Association of Pupil Transportation Scholarship Information: http://www.tapt.com/scholarshipinfo.html    **Recently UPDATED** – Deadlines varies upon which scholarship you apply (open link to see available scholarships)

Texas Association of Pupil Transportation “School Bus Safety Speech Contest” Information (Available for 9th-12th grade students to apply): http://www.tapt.com/speechreg19.html   Deadline: January 25, 2019 by 4 p.m.

Texas High School Aerospace Scholars (JUNIORS ONLY) Information: https://nas.okstate.edu/has/ and https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/has_brochure_august2018_finalemail.pdf   

Texas Nursery & Landscape Association (TNLA) Scholarship Information: https://www.tnlaonline.org/tnla-foundation-due-1215.html 

Texas State Air Force Association Essay Contest Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/air_force_association_-_tx_earle_n_parker_essay_contest.pdf

The Dream.US Opportunity Scholarship Award Information: https://www.thedream.us/?SFMC_cid=EM107136-&rid=47671941   **Recently UPDATED** – Deadline: February 28, 2019

The Texas Match the Promise Foundation Information (5th – 12th graders): https://comptroller.texas.gov/programs/education/match/

U.S. Army – Pro Football Hall of Fame Award of Excellence Information: http://www.profootballhof.com/award-for-excellence/


Other Available Scholarships at Specific Colleges:

Angelo State University Carr Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/angelo_state_carr_scholarships.pdf

Baylor University Scholarhip Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/baylor_university_scholarships.pdf

Texas State University Scholarhip Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/texas_state_university_scholarships.pdf

West Texas A&M University Scholarship Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/west_texas_am_university_scholarships.pdf

University of Texas at Austin Scholarhip Information: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/1235/university_of_texas_austin_scholarships.pdf


Helpful Articles Concerning Scholarships:

Time Saving Tips for Scholarships: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2018/05/30/time-saving-tips-for-scholarships/

20 Scholarship Tips to Increase Your Chances of Winning: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2018/07/09/20-scholarship-tips-to-increase-your-chances-of-winning/

Tips for writing scholarship essays: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2016/11/04/8-tools-resources-for-writing-the-best-scholarship-essays/#more-8106

10 Scholarship Mistakes to Avoid: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2016/12/07/10-scholarship-mistakes-to-avoid/#more-9354

Scholarship SCAMS to Avoid:  https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/2017/10/23/12-scholarship-scams-to-avoid/#more-25839