Scholarship Opportunities for Students
Learn more about student scholarship opportunities through the following organizations:
Career and Technical Education of North Texas- CTENT, Scholarship Application - multiple $1000.00 scholarships available for students in Region 10 and Region 11. The application is due March 26, 2021. For more info: https://sites.google.com/view/ctent/home
College Board, College Board Scholarship.
Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Created in 1998, the FWHCC Scholarship Fund has since provided hundreds of local students with financial support and encouragement, ensuring cost is NOT a barrier to their education. Link to details and applications.
High School Girls Go CyberStart Initiative, students who excel in both the CyberStart Game and CyberStart Essentials will be eligible to win $2.5 million in scholarships for advanced cybersecurity training as well as receive introductions to employers for internships and jobs in the field.
Lockheed Martin Vocational Scholarship, Application opens January 14, 2021. The deadline to apply is March 11, 2021. Lockheed Martin’s Vocational Scholarship Program is the first of its kind within the aerospace and defense industry and awards up to $6,600 to as many as 150 recipients each year. Through the scholarship, Lockheed Martin hopes to encourage students to consider a rewarding career in the technology and advanced manufacturing industry.
The University of Texas at Arlington - Education majors, both undergrad and graduate degree scholarships.
Governor Abbott announced Partnership with CyberStart America SCHOLARSHIPS: 2 million dollars in scholarships will be given away. A free national program aiming to uncover hidden cyber talents, promote cyber safety, and identify and develop the next generation of cyber superstars among Texas high school students. (Grades 9-12) https://gov.texas.gov/news/post/governor-abbott-announces-partnership-with-cyberstart-america-to-promote-cybersecurity-career-track-for-texas-high-school-students DEADLINE: March 8, 2021.
BMW/SAE Engineering Scholarship - $6,000.00 - 1 Award (Deadline: March 15, 2021) Link to details and application.
Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship - $500.00 - 1 Award (Deadline: March 30, 2021) Link to details and application.
Fort Worth Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Scholarship - $3,000.00 Award and can be renewed for up to a total of $12,000.00. (Deadline: April 15, 2021) Link to details and application.
LNESC/Ford Driving Dreams Scholarships – (Deadline April 6, 2021) these $2,000 scholarships target graduating high school seniors at specific high school campuses throughout North Texas. Students should explore the list of eligible high schools at the website listed above or go directly to: https://lnesc.mainspringhost.com to review the list of eligible campuses. We expect that there will be significant increase in the number of applications as we have dropped the ACT/SAT test score requirements for this year's competition. The primary criteria will now be having an earned GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and submitting a transcript and a letter of recommendation.
LULAC National Scholarship Fund – (Deadline March 31, 2021) Scholarships range from $250 to $2.000 and should be submitted to one of the councils listed below. There are four LULAC Councils accepting applications in North Texas. Students seeking to apply can complete an application on-line and then will have the choice of submitting on-line or via the US Mail to the addresses provided below. Applicants should submit their application and attach a transcript that details their most recent GPA as well as a letter of acceptance from the college that they most likely to attend in the next academic year. Students are encouraged not to pay extra to express mail their application as a postmark date on or before March is sufficient for the application to be considered by the selection committee. NOTE: Scholarship Applicants who are members of the LGBTQIA community (including straight allies) from any high school or college or university in North Texas should consider submitting their application to the LULAC Rainbow Council #4871 at the address provided below. NOTE: This scholarship requires a letter of recommendation to be attached.