Scholarships and Grants

  • List of Various Categorized Scholarships

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    Fastweb (Scholarship Search Engine)

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    Going Merry (Scholarship Search Engine)

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    Minnie Piper Stevens Compendium 2021-2022

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    Army ROTC National Scholarship

    Deadline: February 4, 2021

    NSPE Scholarship

    Due February 19, 2021

     

    George Washington Scholarship

    Deadline: February 5, 2021

     Sons of the American Revolution Scholarship Opportunities for Grades 3 through 12

    Pacific Bay Recovery Scholarship

    Raise Your Hand Texas (for future teachers)

    • Varying deadlines, depending on school of choice (earliest deadline is December 18th)
    • Final deadline depends on the university you are applying to (details on the website).

    Innovation in Education Scholarship

    Award Amount: $500

    On an ongoing monthly basis, this scholarship is open to all currently enrolled high school and college students who showcase their creativity while helping those around them (whether that be in a creative fundraiser, inventive new app, series of blog posts on a particular theme, or another idea). The application deadline is 11:59 pm PST on the 20th of each month.

    Eligibility:

    • Must be currently enrolled in high school or college
    • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 (or the equivalent)
    • Must be a citizen of, permanent resident of, or hold a valid student visa in the United States or Canada

    Oppu Achievers Scholarship

    Award Amount: $2,500

    Eligibility: High school seniors, college students, graduate students; cumulative GPA of at least 3.0/4.0; U.S. citizen or resident

    Deadline: September 30, December 31, March 31, and June 30

    To Apply: Students submit a short response to the question "What makes you an achiever?

    Knoll Diversity Advancement Design Scholarships for Black Students

    • Be a high school senior in the United States or Canada and identify as Black
    • Be pursuing a design-related degree; majors include but are not limited to:
      • Architecture
      • Architectural Design/Technology
      • Graphic Design
      • Industrical Design
      • Industrial Engineering
      • Industrial Production
      • Interior Design 
    • Plan to enroll in fulltime undergraduate study at an accredited two-year, four-year college or university or CEGEP institution for the entire upcoming academic year

    Deadline: April 5, 2021

    Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

    • Be a graduating high school senior;
    • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States;
    • Show leadership potential;
    • Demonstrate a dedication to community service;
    • Present evidence of financial need;
    • Be a United States citizen;
    • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21;
    • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.

    Deadline: Due February 1, 2021   

    GVEC Scholarship (This is for a university, community college, and trade school)

    • Applicant’s parent(s) or legal guardian(s) must have an active GVEC electric account in their name.
    • Applicant must be a 2020-21 high school graduate and be able to meet all admission requirements of the college, university or trade school selected.
    • Applicant must agree to attend classes as prescribed by the school’s curriculum for the semester in which tuition is paid.
    • In all cases, the Cooperative will have the final decision on eligibility of each applicant, and, if for any reason an applicant is found to be ineligible by the Scholarship Selection Committee, the scholarship shall not be awarded.
    • Children of the GVEC Board of Directors and employees are not eligible for this scholarship.

    Deadline: February 1, 2021

    San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired

    • For full or part-time students who are visually impaired and attending an accredited university or vocational school with a
    • GPA of 2.5 or higher

    Sports in Action Scholarship

    • Minimum 3.3 GPA
    • Number of Community Service Hours completed in the last 12 months
    • Community Service Verification Letters to document the number of hours submitted
    • A Letter of Recommendation
    • A Short Essay (500 words or less) on the topic: “What does Community mean to you?”

    Deadline: February 3, 2021

    Oratorical Essay Contest

    Due March 15, 2021

    SA Links Scholarship

    Legal US resident.
    2. 2021 graduating high school senior who resides in San Antonio, TX metropolitan area.
    3. Black American or of African descent.
    4. Demonstrate positive community involvement, leadership, and scholarship supported
    by academic records and letters of recommendation.
    5. San Antonio (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated family members are not eligible to
    participate in the scholarship program.
    *6. Applicants must complete additional questions and attend an HBCU to be considered for the
    HBCU Scholarship.

    Due March 19, 2021

    Upsolve Access to Justice

    • Must be currently attending university or college or set to attend during 2021-2022 academic year;
    • Must apply via email and provide their name, university or college, major, and expected graduation month and year;
    • Must be in good standing with their current or prospective institution;
    • Provide their application (a two-page essay on your ideas for a more equitable legal system)

    Deadline: March 31, 2021

    B. Davis Scholarhship

    • Amount: $1,000

    Deadline May 22, 2021

    Cat Pet Club Scholarship

    Eligibility: 

    • Submit your essay before the 31st of May 2021.
    • Your GPA should be 3.0 minimum when you apply and when rewarded.
    • You should be a citizen of USA or Canada.

    Deadline: May 31, 2021