Texas Scholarships

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First 10 Texas scholarships:
TLA Garrett Scholarship
 
Amount:
1000
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
Jan 31
Must be Texas resident, concentrating studies in children's, young adult, or school librarianship. Must have attained at least a B average during the last two years of a baccalaureate degree program. Be accepted as a graduate student at a Texas ALA-accredited library education program. All applicants must be a member of TLA.
Contact:
Texas Library Association 3355 Bee Cave Road, Suite 401, Austin, Texas 78746-6763; Phone: 512-328-1518 or 800/580-2852 Fax: 512-328-8852; Email: tla@txla.org
TLA Ray C. Janeway Scholarship
 
Amount:
2000
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
Jan 31
Must be a Texas resident. Minimium B average during the last two years of a baccalaureate program. Accepted as a graduate student at a Texas ALA-accredited library education program. All applicants must be TLA members.
Contact:
Texas Library Association 3355 Bee Cave Road, Suite 401, Austin, Texas 78746-6763; Phone: 512-328-1518 or 800/580-2852 Fax: 512-328-8852; Email: tla@txla.org
TLA Van Dusen-Tobin-Kaiser Scholarship
 
Amount:
1000
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
Jan 31
Must be a Texas resident. Must be pursuing graduate studies leading to a career as an elementary school or children's librarian. Must have attained at least a B average during the last two years of a baccalaureate degree program. Accepted as a graduate student at a Texas ALA-accredited library education program. All applicants must be TLA members.
Contact:
Texas Library Association 3355 Bee Cave Road, Suite 401, Austin, Texas 78746-6763; Phone: 512-328-1518 or 800/580-2852 Fax: 512-328-8852; Email: tla@txla.org
TLA Walter H. Escue Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
1000
Awards:
Unspecified
Deadline:
Jan 31
* Texas resident * concentrating studies in Technical Services, Systems Administration, or Library Automation * attained at least a B average during the last two years of a baccalaureate degree program * accepted as a graduate student at a Texas ALA-accredited library education program. All applicants must be TLA members.
Contact:
Texas Library Association 3355 Bee Cave Road, Suite 401, Austin, Texas 78746-6763; Phone: 512-328-1518 or 800/580-2852 Fax: 512-328-8852; Email: tla@txla.org
OutTexas Foundation LGBT Scholarship
 
Amount:
Up to $2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
January 31
To apply, you must meet the following qualifications: 1. Be a current Texas resident. 2. Plan to seek higher education (university, community college, technical school, etc.) in the next academic year. Applicants may be entering any year of higher education, including graduate programs. 3. Demonstrate support for the LGBT community. Applicants are not required to be LGBT.
Contact:
If you have additional questions, would like more information, or want to get involved in Out Texas Foundation, please visit us at www.outtexasfoundation.org or e-mail us at board@outtexasfoundation.org
W. Price, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Feb 01
Must be a resident of the state of Texas, but can attend school outside of the state. * be enrolled in any foodservice or hospitality degree program. * be a registered full-time student (12 hours or more) with at least 3 hours per semester devoted to foodservice or hospitality management. * have an overall minimum GPA of 2.75 and major GPA of 3.5 (2.75 for high school seniors) * demonstrate the ability to become an asset to the foodservice industry. * show proof of enrolled hours after last drop date each semester, before payment is issued.
Contact:
Texas Restaurant Association P. O. Box 1429 Austin, Tx 78767 E-mail: foundation@tramail.org Website: www.restaurantville.com
Texas Restaurant Association (TRA) W. Price, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Feb 01
Must be a resident of the state of Texas, but can attend school outside of the state. * be enrolled in any foodservice or hospitality degree program. * be a registered full-time student (12 hours or more) with at least 3 hours per semester devoted to foodservice or hospitality management. * have an overall minimum GPA of 2.75 and major GPA of 3.5 (2.75 for high school seniors) * demonstrate the ability to become an asset to the foodservice industry. * show proof of enrolled hours after last drop date each semester, before payment is issued.
Contact:
Texas Restaurant Association P. O. Box 1429 Austin, Tx 78767 E-mail: foundation@tramail.org Website: www.restaurantville.com
Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships
 
Amount:
$500-$5000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 03
Students enrolled full-time as a high school senior, progressing normally toward graduation in the Spring/Summer 2015, with plans to enter college no later than the Fall following graduation OR students enrolled full-time as a college freshman or sophomore, no older than 20 years of age and progressing normally toward a bachelor's degree; Scholarships from the Foundation shall be used only at an institution that normally maintains a regular faculty and curriculum, and normally has a regularly organized body of students in attendance at the place where the educational activities are carried on, and that is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as being accredited by recognized accrediting agencies; Students seeking degrees through online or distance learning programs exclusively shall not be eligible for Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships;* A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 for graduating high school seniors; A minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 for college applicants; U.S. citizenship or permanent resident; All applicants must reside (permanent home address) in one of the following states and the District of Columbia: Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, Louisiana, Texas, North Carolina, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, Delaware and New Jersey.
Contact:
Jimmy Rane Foundation P. O. Box 40 Abbeville, AL 36310 Phone: 334-585-9505 Toll Free: 1-866-606-2470 Email: info@jimmyranefoundation.org Web: www.jimmyranefoundation.org
The Lopez Negrete Hispanic Marketing Education Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
February 14
The scholarship is awarded to certified junior or senior students from the Houston area attending eligible institutions in any location, but preference will be given to those attending classes full time at the University of Houston, St. Thomas University, Emerson College or The Florida State University. Students must have selected a major in a marketing related field such as advertising, marketing, communications, radio/TV/film production, media studies or marketing research. Applicants may be Latino or Non-Latino, but must be bilingual and focused in, or with a specific interest in, Hispanic marketing and advertising.
Contact:
American Advertising Federation- Houston P. O. Box 27592 Houston, TX 77227 (713) 237-9999 (713) 522-8327 ( Fax) adclub@aaf-houston.org Website: www.houstonadscholarships.com
Texas Lyceum Leadership Award
 
Amount:
2500
Awards:
4
Deadline:
Feb 15
* Texas Resident and U.S. Citizen or Legal Resident * Exhibited leadership in school and community activities * Enrollment in any accredited Texas College or University * Minimum Grade Point Average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) * Scholarships are limited to students who are graduating from high school in the year in which the scholarship is awarded
Contact:
Texas Lyceum office at 214.891.0001 or by writing to the Texas Lyceum Association, Attention: Leadership Award Committee, 7131 Lavendale Ave., Dallas, Texas 75230 E-mail: administrator@texaslyceum.org.