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February 1
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$1,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be under 23 years of age and current members of FFA. Applicants must be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current FFA members and high school seniors or college students planning to enroll or currently enrolled full-time. Students must be pursuing a four-year degree in one of the following agricultural fields: business management, economics, sales and marketing or finance. They must be residents of California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota or Texas. Applicants must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Students only need to complete the online application one time to be considered for all FFA-administered scholarships. The application requires information about the student's activities and a 1,000-word essay. Awards may be used for books, supplies, tuition, fees and room and board.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$2,000
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Deadline
March 31
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Career Colleges and Schools of Texas
    P.O. Box 11539
    Austin, TX 78711
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Participating institutions, which are listed on the website, provide scholarships to students who choose to enroll at their schools. Since each school has its own guidelines, applicants should contact a particular school for more information.
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Deadline
February 21
Amount
$1,500-$1,800
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation
    7607 Eastmark Drive, Suite 101
    College Station, TX 77840
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have actively participated in a 4-H program during their high school years. They must be currently enrolled full-time with at least a 2.7 GPA. Recipients must have completed at least 30 credit hours by the time scholarship payments begin. Awards are based on financial need, academic achievement and 4-H experience.
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Deadline
February 7
Amount
$5,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation
    7607 Eastmark Drive, Suite 101
    College Station, TX 77840
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current active members and have actively participated in a 4-H program for two of the past three years. They must have formally applied to a Texas college or university, and they must meet all requirements for admission. Students must provide documentation of the obstacles they have faced.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$500
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Deadline
April 1
Amount
$1,250
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Dixie Boys Baseball
    P.O. Box 8263
    Dothan, AL 36304
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must plan to pursue undergraduate studies at a college or university. An application, financial statement, two recommendation letters, proof of baseball participation, transcript and essay are required. Selection is based on class rankings, strong school and community leadership and financial need. Programs are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
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Varies
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$2,000
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Deadline
April 4
Amount
$2,000-$6,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Don't Mess with Texas
    c/o EnviroMedia
    1717 West 6th Street, Suite 400
    Austin, TX 78703
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Student must be a Texas high school senior who wants to attend a two- or four-year college or university in Texas. To apply for the scholarship, students must complete the application and one or two essays and submit two letters of recommendation (one from a school-related source and the other from a non-school related source).
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants may be from Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Ohio, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
January 31
Amount
$500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Radio Relay League Foundation
    225 Main Street
    Newington, CT 06111
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend a post-secondary institution in the FCC Fifth Call District (Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi or New Mexico) and be studying for a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field. Preference is given to applicants with a 3.0 GPA or higher.
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Deadline
April 4
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May 2
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Housing Endowment
    1201 15th Street NW
    Washington, DC 20005
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students attending an accredited four-year institution. They must have at least one more year of study to complete after the date of award disbursement; fifth-year seniors are ineligible for this award. They must be majoring in and planning to pursue a career in mortgage finance, construction management or another construction-related subject. Preference is given to Texas residents, students who attend school in Texas and current members of their school's National Association of Home Builders student chapter. Selection is based on academic merit, recommendations, work experience, extracurricular activities, career goals and financial need.
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Texas CattleWomen

    Lampasas, TX 76550
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be permanent residents of Texas and be graduate students or rising undergraduate juniors or seniors who are enrolled at a Texas college or university. They must be majoring in agriculture or a related subject, must have a background in beef cattle and have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
March 5
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    No
  • Offered by
    United Methodist Church
    Office of Loans and Scholarships
    P.O. Box 340007
    Nashville, TN 37203-0007
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled full-time at any accredited college or graduate school in Texas and active members of the Methodist church in Texas for at least one year before applying for the scholarship. Students must have at least a 2.5 GPA and be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
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Deadline
March 15
Amount
$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Inc.
    50 Hurt Plaza
    Suite 449
    Atlanta, GA 30303
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA, and they must have community service experience. Applicants must plan to obtain a degree in the arts and sciences, music, ministry or human services. Preference will be given to students from the following states: Missouri, Mississippi, Georgia, Illinois, Oklahoma, Texas and Tennessee. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Adult students may also apply.
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Deadline
May 1
Amount
Up to $4,000
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February 15
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Jimmy Rane Foundation
    P.O. Box 40
    Abbeville, AL 36310
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia or West Virginia.
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Deadline
January 1
Amount
$2,500
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
    15835 Park Ten Place
    Houston, TX 77084-5145
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be studying engineering and/or science at their chosen school. Applicants must have permanent residence in the NACE Central Area which includes the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia or Wisconsin. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Majors not accepted include dietetics, food service, public service, packaging, parks and recreation studies, biosciences, technology, engineering, marine biology and natural resource management. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
September 1
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Association for Campus Activities
    13 Harbison Way
    Columbia, SC 29212
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must attend a college/university in the former NACA South Central Region (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX); must be enrolled as juniors, seniors or graduate students at a four-year institution or as sophomores at a two-year institution and must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
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Deadline
February 1
Amount
$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    National FFA Organization
    P.O. Box 68960
    6060 FFA Drive
    Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
June 1
Amount
$2,000
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Deadline
February 7
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$1,000-$20,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation
    7607 Eastmark Drive, Suite 101
    College Station, TX 77840
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Students must be high school seniors who have actively participated in a Texas 4-H program during the current year and at least two of the three previous years. They must have formally applied to a Texas college or university, and they must meet the school's admission requirements. Applicants must have a score of at least 1350 on the SAT or 19 on the ACT. Students must provide information about their 4-H achievements, financial need, community service participation and leadership skills.
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Deadline
January 14
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    No
  • Offered by
    National Student Nurses' Association
    45 Main Street
    Suite 606
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or resident aliens. They must be enrolled in a nursing degree program at a school located in Georgia (graduate students only), Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Jersey (graduate students only), Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Washington, certain areas in California, certain areas in Texas or certain areas in Florida. Selection is based on academic merit, involvement in community health and financial need.
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Varies
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$4,800
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    No
  • Offered by
    University Interscholastic League
    1701 Manor Road
    Austin, TX 78722
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Texas residents who have participated in a University Interscholastic League (UIL) academic event. They must have plans to become a K-12 public school teacher in Texas and be planning to attend Texas Wesleyan University or a four-year public university located in Texas. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
October 31
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$1,000
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Deadline
December 1
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo
    P.O. Box 200230
    San Antonio, TX 78220-0230
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must participate in either the horse, livestock or rodeo portion of the San Antonio Livestock Show and Rodeo.
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    No
  • Offered by
    San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo
    200 W. 43rd Street
    San Angelo, TX 76903
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school students who participate in the San Angelo Stock Show & Rodeo as part of a 4-H, FFA or FHA program. Students must plan to attend an accredited Texas university, college or technical school. Selection is based on both work inside and outside the classroom.
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Deadline
August 31
Amount
$500-$1,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    National Association of Women in Construction - San Antonio Chapter
    c/o Becky Wynne
    4315 Sandy Crest
    San Antonio, TX 78217
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Texas residents or non-residents who are attending school in Texas and must be full-time students. They must be studying a construction-related subject and must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.
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Deadline
March 5
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$1,500
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Simon Youth Foundation
    225 W. Washington Street
    Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school seniors who plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year college, university or technical/vocational school full-time. Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, disability or national origin, and recipients are selected on the basis of financial need, academic record, potential to succeed, participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, a statement of career and educational goals and an outside appraisal. Awards are given at every Simon mall in the U.S.
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Deadline
May 31
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$500
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    No
  • Offered by
    Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates
    820 East Main Street
    League City, TX 77573
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current high school seniors or college students in the state of Texas who are also interested in pursuing careers in the field of law. Applicants must include a financial aid report showing the household income status and an official transcript. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Submission of letters of recommendation and/or a resume is recommended but not required. Late or incomplete applications will not be accepted. Selection is mostly based on financial need, although achievements are considered.
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Deadline
February 7
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation
    7607 Eastmark Drive, Suite 101
    College Station, TX 77840
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be current active members and have actively participated in a 4-H program for at least two of the past three years. They must have formally applied to a Texas college or university, and they must meet all requirements for admission. Students must not have any plans to continue their college education after completion of a technical program.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas Association of Broadcasters
    502 E. 11th Street
    Suite 200
    Austin, TX 78701
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be TAB student members or attend a TAB member college or university. All eligible applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and enroll full-time in a program that emphasizes radio or television broadcasting or communications at a college or university in Texas.
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Deadline
March 3
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$1,250
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Up to $5,000
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Deadline
April 1
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$250-$4,000
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January 31
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$1,000-$3,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    Sons of the Republic of Texas
    1717 8th Street
    Bay City, TX 77414
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be graduating seniors. They must submit an essay exploring the relevance of Texas history in the building of the state. Selection is based on research, originality and organization.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas International Fishing Tournament
    P.O. Box 2715
    South Padre Island, TX 78597
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be a college undergraduate (freshman through senior), have at least a 2.25 GPA and have been involved with the Texas International Fishing Tournament. Selection is based on past involvement with T.I.F.T., academic achievement and an essay.
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Deadline
Rolling
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Up to full tuition plus $500
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November 15
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Deadline
October
Amount
$500-$18,000
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  • Renewable
    No
  • Offered by
    American Legion, Department of Texas
    3401 Ed Bluestein Boulevard
    Austin, TX 78721
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be high school students under the age of 20 who are U.S. citizens or legal residents and residents of the state. Students first give an oration within their state and winners compete at the national level. The oration must be related to the Constitution of the United States focusing on the duties and obligations citizens have to the government. It must be in English and be between eight and ten minutes. There is also an assigned topic which is posted on the website, and it should be between three and five minutes.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas Academy of Physician Assistants
    401 West 15th Street
    Austin, TX 78701
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be student members of the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants (TAPA). They must be enrolled in an accredited physician assistant (PA) program in Texas. Selection is based on academic merit, stated career goals, extracurricular activities and recommendation letter.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas Retired Teachers Foundation
    313 E. 12th Street, Suite 200
    Austin, TX 78701
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree in education.
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    No
  • Offered by
    Czech Cultural Center
    4920 San Jacinto
    Houston, TX 77004
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must have at least one Czech parent and be full-time undergraduate degree candidates to a four-year college or university. They must either be Texas residents or sons or daughters of members of the Czech Cultural Center Houston. Financial need is considered.
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Deadline
January 31
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$2,000
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
    1200 East Anderson Lane
    Austin, TX 78752
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Texas residents, enrolled at least three-quarters time in a public Texas two-year community college, technical college or public state college and demonstrate financial need.
  • Description
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Varies
Amount
Full tuition and fees
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
    1200 East Anderson Lane
    Austin, TX 78752
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Texas residents and high school graduates. They must demonstrate financial need by having an Expected Family Contribution (EFC) of $4,000 or less. They must be enrolled at a public, non-profit Texas college or university and cannot have earned more than 30 semester credits at the time of application submission. Those who have earned an associate's degree at a Texas two-year institution and who intend to enroll in a Texas bachelor's degree program within 12 months of graduation are also eligible. Selection is based on financial need.
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Varies
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Up to $3,364
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    No
  • Offered by
    Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
    1200 East Anderson Lane
    Austin, TX 78752
  • Eligibility
    Unknown may apply. Applicants must be Texas residents or nonresident National Merit Finalists. They must be enrolled at a private, non-profit Texas institution in a first associate's, bachelor's, master's or doctoral degree program. Applicants cannot be athletic scholarship recipients and must demonstrate financial need. Applicants must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA and must complete 24 credit hours per year. Selection is based on financial need.
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