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Bond 2018

Senior Scholarship Opportunities and Online Applications

Scholarship Opportunities with Specific Due Dates:
Horatio Alger Scholarship ($6,000-$25,000) - due 10/25/18, see eligibility on attachment below, apply online at
Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Program - due 11/6/18, see eligibility on attachment below, local honorees receive a cert. of achievement, distinguished finalists receive an bronze medallion, state honorees receive $1,000, and national honorees receive an additional $5,000, apply online at 
Elks Lodge Most Valuable Student Scholarship ($4,000-$50,000) - due 11/25/18, for seniors in top 5% of class and a US citizen, apply online at There are also several other scholarships including TESA Four Year Scholarship, TESA Teenager of the Year Scholarship, TESA Girl Scout Gold Award Scholarship, TESA Eagle Scout Scholarship, TESA Essay Contest ($500, $800, and $1,000), TESA Vocational Grant, ENF Legacy Awards, and ENF Emergency Education Grants. These have varying due dates. Apply online at
AVID Dell Scholarship - due 12/1/18, apply online at
Hill College Teen Forum Scholarship ($1,000) - due 12/7/18, see application below if you are planning to attend Hill College! 
Proud Texas Scholarship ($2,500) - due 12/30/18, see application and eligibility at  For this contest, students should create a 30-120 second video and a brief essay about “what motivates you to continue your education, who has helped you along this journey and what do you do or plan to do to better the state of Texas?”
Texas Student Housing Scholarship for Austin, College Station, and Denton - due 1/31/19, please see packet/application attached below. 
Belton Foundation Scholarship (2) two $1,500.00 scholarships, (2) $1,000.00 scholarships and (10) $500.00 scholarships - due 1/31/19, apply online at
Bill of Rights Institute $5,000 National, (2) runners up $1,250 each, (8) honorable mentions $500 each - due 2/14/19, The specific essay prompt this year is: “What are essential qualities of a citizen in your community in 21st century America?”, apply online at
WACE National Co-Op Scholarship Program - due 2/15/19, for only WACE Partner Colleges, there are 160 merit co-op scholarships totaling $4.2 million, must have a 3.5 GPA or higher, complete application online at
Slough Scholarship ($5,000 per year up to 5 years) - due 4/1/19, for Texas residents entering any college in the US, apply online at
Zonta Young Women's Scholarship ($1,000 district/region, additional $4,000 for international) - due 3/1/19, application attached below.
Scholarship Opportunities with Varying Due Dates:
CollegeBoard Scholarship Search -
This is a great tool to search for scholarships and financial aid from more than 2,200 programs. Click "start" and enter as much information as possible to get your personalized scholarship matches. 
College For All Texans -
LendEDU Scholarships
Click on the link below to view a listing of scholarships sorted by various categories (by state, by trait, by major, etc).
LendEDU launched a new tool to help students and families navigate financial aid, scholarships, grants, and student loans. The tool, known as LendEDU Financial Aid Hotline , is a free text-in service designed to quickly answer any question related to financial aid, grants, scholarships, and student loans. Simply text-in your financial aid questions to the hotline at (302) 278-4037 and you will receive a detailed response from our team within 15 minutes!
Republican Women Scholarships for Girls - apply online at
"You Find Money. Colleges Find You." This website has links for scholarships, grants, no essay scholarships, etc. 
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The College Grants Database
See website for grants based on career choices, minorities, etc.