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Fifth- through ninth-graders whose families have an annual income of $100,000 or less can apply through Dec. 31 for Match the Promise scholarships to supplement their contributions to the Texas Tuition Promise Fund, the state's prepaid college tuition program.
How to Be Frugal Scholarship
Deadline: December 1, 2019
Frontier Business Scholarship
To apply, students need to write a 1,000-word essay describing the impact of divorce on children. However, students do not need to come from a divorced household.
There are more details on their website.
Deadline: December 15, 2019
The One for Two Education Foundation is intends to award at least two and up to ten merit-based scholarships. The size of the individual grants are determined on the basis of tuition remaining after considering all other forms of tuition assistance obtained by the scholar.
Deadline: December 16, 2019
The Soil & Crop Sciences Department at Texas A&M University has a great opportunity for students wanting to major in Plant & Environmental Soil Science and Turfgrass Science.
The department is awarding $16,000 scholarships to incoming freshmen and $8000 scholarships to transfer students.
Deadline: January 1, 2020
Deadline: January 3, 2020
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute awards more than $1 million in college scholarships to exceptional student leaders each year.
High school seniors nationwide who demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply for the 2020 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program.
This program annually provides college-bound students with $10,000 renewable scholarships – up to $40,000 total per recipient – and supports them as they lead and serve in college and beyond.
Applications for the 2020 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program are accepted until Jan. 3, 2020.
The Texas Association for Pupil Transportation is pleased to announce the 19th Annual School Bus Safety Speech Contest. The contest is intended to encourage high school students to be conscious of the importance of school bus safety and promote academic achievement. Through corporate sponsorships, scholarships will be awarded to the winners.
Students will be encouraged to compose and present an original speech based on the theme: “Can’t Touch This – The Danger Zone!”
The deadline for Ira High School students will be January 22, 2020. Please note that only one participant from each grade level (9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th) will advance to participate at the Regional level.
Our local Regional Education Service Center, ESC 14 in Abilene, will be the host site for the Regional Contest. Regional contests must be completed by Thursday, March 05, 2020, and the first place winner from each grade level will advanceto participate in the TAPT State Speech Contest. The state contest will take place in Waco on Monday, April 27, 2020.
Students may stop by my office for contest rules and information.
Big Country Electric Coop Youth Tour/Scholarship
Deadline: January 30, 2020
The JRF application is the vehicle through which more than 4,000 talented young minority high school students apply to become JRF Scholars and carry on the civic-minded legacy of the Foundation’s namesake, Jackie Robinson.
The deadline to submit the application for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is February 1, 2020 by 5:00 pm ET.
Deadline: May 31, 2020
2019 Ponton Law Scholarship. This scholarship is now available to any high school senior in the United States that desires to apply. More information can be found on our scholarship application below:
Deadline: July 31, 2020
Award Amount: $1,000
Students can filter scholarship opportunities based on their grade level, GPA, the scholarship amount, and the requirements of the scholarship.
Here are some other points covered in the guide:
- Different Types of Scholarships Available
- Applying for Scholarships
- Essay Tips
- Letters of Recommendation Tips
- Spotting Scholarship Scams
There are also YouTube videos to help make the information a little more digestible and entertaining.
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Matching - Once you fill out your student profile, you are automatically matched with scholarships
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Auto Filled Applications - All of the information from your student profile is autofilled into each application
Estimated Application Times - Every scholarship has an estimated application time
Sources of Aid
CSS/Financial Aid Profile - non-federal aid
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