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Seniors!! Local Scholarship Packets are now available in the counselor’s office.  See Mrs. Vazquez in the counseling center for your packet today.  All completed packets are due by 3 p.m. March 27th.  No Exceptions! 

    
  
Scholarship and Grant Search Sites:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Also read the attached "Scholarship Coach"  information below.
 
Financial Aid for college: www.fafsa.ed.gov.
It is free to receive assistance with completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) at any college campus' financial aid department. 
 

Scholarship List

2017-2018

  

** 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)

 


DEADLINE IN APRIL, MAY, JUNE, & JULY

4/1/2018

The Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. Scholarship Foundation

offering $10,000 to minority students who at in the top 20% of their class and have a combined SAT score of 1100 or ACT score of 22, and can demonstrate financial need.

https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/minority-scholarships/vinson-and-elkins-scholarship-foundation/

4/1/2018

U of H

The University of Houston will guarantee free tuition and mandatory fees to new in-state freshmen with family incomes at or below $45,000, who meet certain academic requirements. The Cougar Promise is the University of Houston's promise to low-income families that college is accessible to their children and that financial aid will be available to them.

www.uh.edu/cougarpromise

4/02/2018

Bay Area A&M Club Scholarship

Eligible to high school seniors who are accepted to attend Texas A&M University and Texas A&M University Galveston for the fall of 2018.  For Application information and requirements see the counselor’s office.

4/02/2018

San Jacinto College Promise for the Future Scholarship

Available to seniors who have been accepted to San Jacinto College, completed the FAFSA, has a minimum 3.0 GPA, and will enroll in a minimum of 12 credit hours.  Must complete application by March 30th (and notify Ms. Dean at LPHS) to be eligible for the Scholarship Basket Giveaway.  Apply online at https://sjcd.academicworks.com

4/02/2018

San Jacinto College Board Scholarship

Available to seniors who have been accepted to San Jacinto College, completed the FAFSA, has a minimum 2.0 GPA, and will enroll in a minimum of 6 credit hours.  Must complete application by March 30th (and notify Ms. Dean at LPHS) to be eligible for the Scholarship Basket Giveaway. Apply online at https://sjcd.academicworks.com

4/02/2018

San Jacinto College General Scholarship

Available to seniors who have been accepted to San Jacinto College and completed the FAFSA. Must complete application by March 30th (and notify Ms. Dean at LPHS) to be eligible for the Scholarship Basket Giveaway. Apply online at https://sjcd.academicworks.com

4/15/2018

The Alpha Delta Kappa Fraternity (ADK

is offering a scholarship to a senior lady who is pursuing and education major.

http://www.alphadeltakappa.org/ADK/Member_Center/Regional_Mini-Scholarships.aspx?WebsiteKey=3f9d14ec-3f3c-4052-b8af-6140921a988a

4/15/2018

The Virgil Tiemann Scholarship

Two scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $12, 500 per student.  Need will be considered. Application is available in the counseling center.

4/20/2018

GHCF Community Impact Scholarship

A $20,000 scholarship (payable over 4 years) to a graduating high school senior who has been directly impacted by Hurricane Harvey.  Student must have a 2.75 or higher GPA and must plan to attend a 2 or 4-year public college or university in the greater Houston area.  Please apply online at www.ghcfscholar.org.

4/22/2018

Student-View Scholarship Program

This program is offering $11,000 worth of scholarships to high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college, community college, or career school.  Apply online at www.student-view.com

4/30/2018

Bay Area Running Club Scholarship

High school senior from the Bay Area of Houston who has run cross country or track and will be attending an accredited college or university.  For application information see the counseling center.

5/01/2018

Rosenthal Wadas Aspiring Attorney Scholarship

Open to graduating seniors who have been accepted to college for the fall semester of 2018.  Considerations will be given to those pursuing a career in criminal defense or law. Apply online at http://www.rosenthalwadas.com/rosenthal-wadas-aspiring-attorney-scholarship

5/20/2018

Brower Youth Award Scholarships

$3000 scholarship to students who are environmental change leaders between the ages of 13 to 22.  For application online, please visit:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9545/brower_youth_award_scholarship.php

5/25/2018

Buster Bynum Education Scholarship

This is one time $2500 scholarship.  There is one scholarship recipient per state.  Qualifications include parent/guardian gross income must be equal to or less than $80,000, parent/guardian has been an active employee in public school transportation for the past three years, the student has at least a 3.0 average.  For more information or to pick-up the paper application see the counseling center.

5/31/2018

WaterLogic Scholarship

A $1500 scholarship for a U.S. resident, enrolled in or expected to enroll in college in the next 12 months.  Apply online at:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14731/waterlogic_scholarship_sholarship.php

5/31/2018

SP Scholarships

$10,000 scholarship for a U.S. resident, at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the U.S.  Apply online at:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14803/sp_scholarship_scholarship.php

5/31/2018

American Indian College Fund Scholarships

$1,000 scholarship for U.S. citizens enrolled in certificate, associates, bachelors, or graduate program by the Fall of 2018.  Apply online at:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9645/american_indian_college_fund_scholarships_scholarship.php

5/31/2018

Harris Poll Scholarships

$1,000 scholarship for legal U.S. residents who are 13 years or older at the time of entry.  Apply online at:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14804/harris_poll_scholarship_scholarship.php

5/31/2018

LM Scholarships

$500 scholarship for seniors who are enrolled or expect to be enrolled in a degree program by (September 2018), have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, and submit answer to essay question prior to deadline.  Apply online at:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10416/lm_scholarship_program_scholarship.php

5/31/2018

Accuplan Benefits Services

Offering a $2,000 scholarship that is intended to help students to be successful in school and raise awareness to the rising generation about the importance of retirement.  The application process includes making a 30-second video explaining what they would like to do in the future once they have retired, and what are somethings that they can be doing now and in the future to be ready for retirement.  For more information please visit:

https://www.accuplan.net/scholarship-promo.htm 

5/31/2018

Al’s Formal Wear

two $2,500 scholarships.  You must go by your local Al’s Formal Wear and ask for an application.  Pick up a flyer with these instructions and explaining how to earn your prom tux for free. 

6/01/2018

Joseph Rumbaugh Historical Scholarship

$5,000 scholarships available to high school students in grades 9, 10, 11, or 12 who are interested in the American Revolution and would like to participate in the Joseph S. Rumbaugh Historical Oration Contest.  Apply online at:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9436/joseph_s_rumbaugh_historial_oration_contest_schlarship.php

6/30/2018

Ron Carter Clear Lake

Open to current seniors who should exhibit academic achievement, character, leadership, and community service.  For more information, click on “Community Involvement” tab at www.roncarterclearlake.com or pick up an application at the dealership.

6/30/2018

VIP Voice Scholarship

$5,000 scholarships to high school students at least 13 years of age or older.  Apply online at:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14805/vip_voice_5_000_scholarship_scholarship.php

6/30/2018

Lift Parts Express Scholarship

$500 scholarship open to current high school seniors who are legal U.S. residents, are enrolled or expected to enroll by Fall of 2018, and submit completed application prior to deadline.  Apply online at:

https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10417/lift_parts_express_scholarship_scholarship.php

7/15/2018

Texas Armed Services Scholarship Program

This scholarship will award up to $4,000 for students who plan to become members of the Texas Army National Guard, Texas Air National Guard, Texas State Guard, United States Merchant Marines, or commissioned officers in any branch of the United States armed services.  Students must meet two of the following criteria: graduate with the Distinguished Plan, at a GPA of 3.0 or higher, have an SAT score of (1070) or ACT score of (23), be ranked in the top 1/3 of class. Senator Larry Taylor will select recipients.   Interested students may request an application by emailing Jackie.king@senate.texas.gov or by calling Senator Taylor’s district office at 281-332-0003.

7/31/2018

UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship

Merit and need based $1000 scholarship, available to any high school senior nationwide.  For more information and online application, please visit https://www.uewhealth.com/eeoicpa-reca/#scholarship-application.

10/31/2018

KidGuard for Education Scholarship

Open to high school students in grades 9—12; multiple scholarships ranging from $500-$1000.  Scholarship is ongoing every year.  The deadline is always every October 31st.  To apply online, click KidGuard for Education Scholarship Application or visit https://www.kidguard.com/nonprofits/high-school-scholarship