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Scholarship List

2018-2019

LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP PACKETS WILL BE AVAILABLE  FEBRUARY 15, 2019 IN THE COUNSELING CENTER  

Any senior student who has received any type of scholarship (academic, athletic, military, need-based, etc...) will need to report information to Ms. Hypolite by Friday, May 3rd for recognition in the senior awards ceremony.

** If application is available online ~ website will be provided **

* All other scholarships have applications available for pick up in the counseling center (secretary's desk)

 

  Texas State Undergraduate Admissions Texas State University now offers three Assured Scholarships, which are guaranteed to all qualified students and are renewable for four years. You don't need to apply for these scholarships - they are awarded automatically to every student whose academic record meets the required qualifications. For full details and more information on all of Texas State's scholarship options, visit www.finaid.txstate.edu/scholarships.    

03/15/2019

Texas Builders Foundation

Who is eligible?

1. Applicant must have been accepted or is enrolled for the fall semester as: a student in a Texas technical/trade school or community college/university and must be pursuing a residential construction related trade certification or residential construction degree.

2. If application is a high school senior, they must have attended high school in Texas. 

3. Applicant must demonstrate interest in obtaining employment in the residential construction industry upon graduation.

For complete eligibility requirements and information, refer to the "Texas Builders Foundation Scholarship Guidebook" and the scholarship instructions and auto-fill application at www.TexasBuildersFoundation.org.

3/16/2019

Pasadena Livestock Show & Rodeo

Agriculture/and non-agriculture education scholarship program

The Pasadena Livestock Show and Rodeo will award scholarships to students from area high schools (Deer Park ISD, Pasadena ISD, La Porte ISD, and Clear Creek ISD) and Boys and Girls Harbor. These scholarships may be used to pay for tuition, related fees and books while attending a College, University, Jr. college or technical/trade school. Deadline is March, 16, 2019. Applications must be returned to the rodeo office by Friday, March, 16, 2019. Applications will not be accepted after this date. You may pick up applications with Ms. Vazquez in the counseling center.

website; www.pasadenarodeo.com 

03/19/2019

Hope Scholarship

In loving memory of Valerie Grace Wheeler

The Hope Scholarship seeks to recognize outstanding young people like Valerie who value education, believe in service to others, and have worked hard to overcome obstacles in the course of their studies. Applicants (seniors) must have experienced the death of a sibling or parent. (We are unable to consider the death of grandparents and other extended family members, such as step-parents.) This educational scholarship must be applied to expenses related to college, technical, or trade school. Application deadline is Tuesday, march 19, 2019. All applications must be porstmarked by March 19, 2019 to be considered. Absolutely NO EXCEPTIONS. Applications available in the counseling center with Ms. Vazquez.

03/29/2019

Pasadena Strawberry Festival Scholarship

This Scholarship is $1500 to be used on books, tuition, and room and board. In order to apply for this scholarship, you must attend one of the following schools: Pasadena Memorial, South Houston, Frank Dobie, Pasadena, Sam Rayburn, Tegeler Career Center, Deer Park, or La Porte High School. Strawberry Festival Volunteer with 20 or more service hours. Will be attending one of these colleges: San Jacinto College, University of Houston (Clear Lake Campus ONLY), Lewis Career & Technology Center.

You can find applications in the counseling office with Ms. Vazquez, or find the application on our website www.strawberryfest.org

03/29/2019

Texas Distinguished Young Bobcat Award

Texas Distinguished Young Bobcat Award - $1,000 - 1 Award

(Deadline March 29,2019)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

A) Student must be classified as a senior at a High School in the State of Texas.

B) Student must be planning to attend Texas State University the fall following high school graduation.

C) Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.5.

Applications can be found by going to:

https://scholarshipbuddytexas.com/scholarships/22370/distinguished-young-bohbcat-award

03/31/2019

Port of Houston Partners in Maritime Education 

For many years Port of Houston Partners in Maritime Education has been awarding scholarship funds to various college and university students in our area that are seeking associate or bachelor's degrees in Marine STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), Maritime Logistic, Transportation, distribution, or other related Maritime fields of study. We are excited to announce PHPME's Collegiate Scholarship opportunity to qualified students for the 2019 scholastic year!

The scholarship will be awarded to the recipients in late April. The amount of the awards will also be announced at that time.

Please go to: www.porthouston.com/maritime-education/ for information surrounding scholarship opportunity. All completed scholarship applications must be received at Port Houston office by the close of business on March 31, 2019. 

If you have any questions, please submit them to Jacquie Young-Hall, Maritime Academy coordinator at jdyoung@poha.com 

03/31/2019

BAF of Texas Undergraduate Scholarship

BAF of Texas Undergraduate Scholarship - $4,000 - 10 Awards

(Deadline: March 31, 2019)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

A) Be a resident of Texas

B) Major in Science, Technology, Engineering, math or Business.

Applicatiions can be found by going to:

https://scholarshipbuddytexas.com/scholarships/23904/british-american-foundation-of-texas-undergraduate-scholarship  

03/31/2019

Texas Big Game Scholarships

Texas Big Game Scholarships- $3,000 - 9 Awards 

(Deadline: March 31, 2019)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

A) Be a graduating high school senior, entering college freshman, sophomore, or junior in Texas.

B) Be planning on majoring in Agriculture and /or Natural Resource.

Applications can be found by going to:

https://scholarshipbuddytexas.com/scholarships/21212/texas-big-game-scholarships 

03/31/2019

Toptal Scholarships for Women

Toptal Scholarships for Women - $10,000 - 5 Awards

(Deadline: March 31, 2019)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

A) Be a woman age 16 or older.

B) Be planning on attending school in the fall of the year that you apply.

Applications can be found by going to:

https://scholarshipbuddytexas.com/scholarships/23949/toptal-scholarships-for-women 

03/31/2019

SP High School Scholarship

SP High School Scholarship - $10,000 - 10 Awards 

(Deadline: March 31, 2019)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

A) Be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.

B) Be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.

Applications can be found by going to:

https://scholarshipbuddytexas.com/scholarships/24209/sp-high-school-scholarship 

03/31/2019

The Bay Area Texas A&M Club 

The Bay Area Texas A&M Club offers one or more $1,500.00 scholarships to eligible High School seniors from the greater Bay Area who are accepted to attend Texas A&M University or Texas A&M Galveston for the fall of 2019.  Attached is our application criteria; please disseminate it to your eligible students. The criteria is also on the Club website, www.bayareaamc.aggienetwork.com  under the "Scholarships" heading. Students should follow ALL application instructions on the attachment. Applications must be received by the selection committee not later than March 31st. The selected and their parents are expected to attend the Bay Area A&M Club Aggie Muster Ceremony on Tuesday evening April 23 at the NASA Clear Lake Hilton Hotel as guests of the Club. Students selected will be introduced to club members at the function.

Pick up your application in the counselors office with Ms. Vazquez.

04/01/2019

Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. Scholarship Foundation

The Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. Scholarship Foundation will award $10,000 scholarships with paid summer internship opportunities to achieving high school seniors who are members of a racial/ethnic group which has been historically underrepresented in the legal profession (Black/African American, Asian (including South Asian), Hispanic/Latino, American Indian/Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander and/or identify as a member of the LGBT community in the greater Austin, Dallas and Houston areas. These seniors must be interested in a career in law, be in the top 20% standing in their class with a minimum combined SAT score of 1100 or ACT score of 22, and demonstrate a financial need to attend college. Students can apply by filling out the application located in office with Ms. Vazquez. Qualified scholarship applications will be received until April 1, 2019. It is mandatory that all candidates meet the listed criteria, and that all documentation is attached to the application. Only qualified students will be considered. The scholarship recipients will be selected by the end of May 2019. Please send application to ScholarshipFoundation@velaw.com

04/22/2019

2019 Student-View Scholarship Program

The 2019 Student-View Scholarship Program is offering $11,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community/junior college or career school. The program includes: 

  • One $4,000 scholarship
  • Two $1,000 scholarships
  • Ten $500 scholarships
It's quick and easy to apply:
  • No minimum SAT/ACT score or grade pint average
  • No essay required
  • No lengthy application forms
  • No application fees
Simply log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area. The scholarship will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications. The scholarship winner will be announced in May, 2019. 
Don't wait. The scholarship deadline is April 22, 2019.

04/30/2019

VIP Voice Scholarship

VIP Voice Scholarship - $5,000 - 1 Award

(Deadline: April 30, 2019)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:

A) be at least 13 years of age or older.

B) Submit your entry by 11:59 pm ET on the day of the deadline.

Applications can be found by going to:

https://scholarshipbudytexas.com/scholarships/24208/vip-voice-5000-scholarship 

No Deadline currently exists for this Scholarship

The Art Institutes Academic Achievement Scholarship

The Academic Achievement Scholarship allows qualifying new students to earn up to a 20% tuition scholarship, up to $18,650, by maintaining an honors level Grade Point Average (GPA) and completing community service related projects in their field of study while attending Ai as a full-time student. 

www.artinstitutes.edu 

05/10/2019

Texas Interscholastic League Foundation

TILF Scholarships are available to students who participate in UIL academic competitions.  Approximately 40% of applicants receive awards.  The student applicant must compete at state level in a UIL academic contest and plan to attend a Texas college or university.  Please access the application online. Deadline is 05/10/2019.
 

05/10/2019

Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Scholarships

Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Scholarships - $12,000 - 90 Awards
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Must plan to attend an accredited college or university in the state of Texas
B) Must enroll full-time in college and maintain a 2.5 college GPA
Applications can be found by going to:

05/31/2019

Ron Carter Cadillac Hyundai Genesis

Ron Carter Clear Lake is proud to honor and support these seniors by awarding five college scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each. Applications will be accepted now through May 31st, 2019. Recipients will be named beginning in February. Recipients will be chosen based on academic achievement, character, leadership and community service.
 
These scholarships are open to high school seniors in greater Clear Lake and surrounding areas that reside within the boundaries of Clear Creek ISD, Alvin ISD, Deer Park ISD, Pasadena ISD, Dickinson ISD, La Porte ISD, Pearland ISD and Friendswood ISD. 
 
Please pick up application in the counseling center with Ms. Vazquez. You can also download the application by clicking on the "Community Involvement" tab and following the links at www.roncarterclearlake.com or picked up at the dealership.

06/15/2019

Global Lift Equipment Texas Scholarship

Global Lift Equipment Texas Scholarship - $500 - 1 Award
(Deadline: June 15, 2019)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Plan on attending a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2019 in the United States or Canada.
B) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.
Applications can be found by going to:

06/30/2019

Lift parts Express Texas Scholarship

Lift Parts Express Texas Scholarship - $500 - 1 Award
(Deadline: June 30, 2019)
To be eligible for the scholarship a student must:
A) Be between the ages of 16-21 and plan on attending school in the fall of 2019.
B) Have a GPA of 3.0 or above
Applications can be found by going to:

12/15/2019

Derrick Law Firm Scholarship

The Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship is an award for any current or soon-to-be undergrad who has had his or her life altered due to an injury from a car or truck accident, be it their own injury, that of a loved one, or an influential individual. The Dirk Derrick Scholarship has a brief submission process, and applicants will be judged on their ability to convey the lasting effect an auto accident has had on their life as well as their journey to overcome those challenges. For more info on submitting an application go to www.derricklawfirm.com.
Deadline to submit application is December 15, 2019.