Scholarships in Texas
These are all open scholarships for students either resident in or looking to study in Texas. Select other state
- 5 Strong Houston Scholarship Program2023-12-31 - 5 Strong partners with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to provide promising student leaders with full-tuition scholarships and ongoing mentorship and support from matriculation to graduation. To be eligible for the 5 Strong program, all applicants must: * Reside in the Houston metropolitan area * Be a current-year graduating high school senior * Demonstrate the potential to be a leader in the classroom and on campus * Have earned a GPA of at least 3.0 (Some HBCU Partners GPA requirements are higher) * Have a minimum ACT score of 19 or a combined SAT score of 990 for both Evidence-Based Reading and Writing and Math sections (Some HBCU Partners test score requirements are higher) * Commit to becoming a member of 5 Strong and to attending your selected HBCU. * If you're interested in Langston University, you must have at least a 3.0/19 ACT/990 SAT for full tuition * If you're interested in Benedict College, you must have a 3.4 GPA for full tuition * If you're interested in Fisk U, you must have at least a 3.3 GPA /25 ACT/ 1200 SAT * If you're interested in Texas Southern U, you must have a 3.5 GPA for full tuition. * If you're interested in Stillman College, you must have a 3.0 GPA for full tuition. * Huston-Tillotson University (Austin, Tx) - We have 2 African American Male Initiative (Education Majors) Full Ride (tuition, room and board) Scholarships! Program of study in Education (Teaching career fields include the following majors: English, History, Kinesiology, Mathematics, Music and Science with an Education minor) - Requirements: 2.8 GPA and 18 ACT. * Huston-Tillotson University (Austin, Tx) - We have 2 W.E.B. DuBois Honors Program Full Tuition Scholarships! Requirements: 3.5 GPA and 22 ACT/1020 SAT. There are amazing benefits that come with being a W.E.B. DuBois Scholar @ HTU. * All selected applicants must be available to attend all mandatory bimonthly College Ready Prep Sessions in person in Houston. * All selected applicants must be willing to commit to 5 Strong and to the selected HBCU. Commitment means: attending all college ready prep sessions, the college visit and being responsive to all communication, and to participate in all required 5 Strong campus activities. If you sign the 5 Strong commitment agreement and decide to no longer commit, you will be responsible for repaying the costs of participation (prep sessions and college visit).
- Abilene Christian University Venturing and Scouting Leadership Scholarship 2030-07-07 - This $1,000 scholarship is for students who have obtained any of the following achievements through the Boy Scouts of America or Girl Scouts USA: **Eagle Scout, Venturing, Silver, Sea Scouting Quartermaster, Gold Award**, or the **American Heritage Girls Stars and Stripes**.
- Anthony & Eric Vita Memorial Scholarship2030-07-07 - This scholarship is awarded to an **Allen High School** student who plans to pursue a career in the **medical field**.
- Girl Scouts of Central Texas Founders Scholarship 2030-07-07 - This scholarship is for graduating seniors who are members of the **Girl Scouts of Central Texas**
- Hilcorp Future Leaders of America Scholarship2030-07-07 - This scholarship is for Hilcorp employees or their dependents to pursue a college education in the **Math** or **Science** fields.
- Nancy D. Palm Scholarship2030-07-07 - This scholarship is for students in Texas, who are enrolled or will enroll in a college or university and will major in elementary education.
- The East Los Angeles Community Union (TELACU) Scholarship2030-07-07 - Administered by the **TELACU Education Foundation**, this scholarship program is funded by TELACU and the generous contributions of its partners—colleges and universities, corporations, nonprofit organizations, and individuals—who have joined in advancing educational opportunities for the community. Applicants must be attending one of **TELACU**'s partnering colleges and universities. Visit [here](https://telacu.com/telacu-education-foundation/college-success-program/list-of-colleges-universities/) for the eligible institutions. Students majoring in any field of study are eligible to apply. Special consideration may be given to students pursuing careers in **business, engineering, and science**.