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First 10 Texas scholarships:
Mother & Baby Care Center Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 31
Mother and Baby Care Center is an independent organisation involved in raising awareness about breastfeeding, pregnancy and women's health. It has been widely observed that even mothers in developed nations like USA, suffer from low rate of breastfeeding. Mother and Baby Care Center is trying to make breastfeeding mainstream again. We are the forefront this movement to ensure that babies get what's their due. Breastfeeding is not only nutritious for a babies health but also protects her from short term and long term diseases. Submit essay: How can social media improve breastfeeding rates in USA? Must be minimum 1000 words. Must be U.S. Resident.
MiniMilitiaModCheats Internet Marketing Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
1
Deadline:
December 31
Scholarship can be availed by students who are currently pursuing studies in high schools, universities, and authorized colleges irrespective of their nationality.
Career and Technology Association of Texas Scholarships
 
Amount:
$1000
Awards:
10
Deadline:
Contact
This scholarship is for high school students actively involved in CTE throughout their high school career. Must plan to enroll full-time at an accredited institution of higher learning. Must have completed at least three credits in two or more CTE courses.
Contact:
CTAT Scholarship 1304 San Antonio, Ste. 106A Austin, TX 78701 E-mail: kristen@ctat.org Phone: (512) 288-8666
Terry Foundation Scholarship
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Contact
The Terry Foundation is a Houston-based scholarship program founded to provide scholarships to outstanding Texas High school graduates for attendance at public colleges and universities within the state. A Freshmen Terry Foundation Scholarship covers up to eight full semesters of undergraduate education ; a Transfer Scholarship covers up to six full semesters . The Terry Scholarship is renewable annually at the discretion of the Board of Directors. The renewal is automatic unless you are notified to the contrary. Under certain circumstances (described below), Terry Scholars may apply for an additional two semesters of funding ( see Extended Funding) to complete a five - year degree plan. In order to keep the Terry Scholarship in effect, and in a ddition to any other requirements that the university may impose, a Scholar must (1) maintain a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.5 and a grade point average for each semester of at least 2.0, (2) write and submit by the required deadline an acc eptable ann ual self - evaluation letter, ( 3 ) attend the functions sponsored by The Terry Foundation (described above) , and ( 4 ) comply with the rules prescribed from time to time by the university and the Foundation's Board of Directors. Candidates for the Terry Foundation Scholarship are nominated by the 13 affiliated universities. For a list of participating universities, visit: http://www.terryfoundation.org/Public/new-site-2016/about-us/scholarships Applications for the Terry Foundation Scholarship are available only from the universities and are not available from the Foundation.
Contact:
THE TERRY FOUNDATION 3104 Edloe, Suite 205 Houston, TX 77027 Phone: 713-552-0002 Toll Free: 800-675-2414 Fax: 713-622-6352 Contact: Ms. Beth Freeman: bfreeman@terryfoundation.org Ms. Holly VanHouten: hvanhouten@terryfoundation.org For questions or assistance concerning access to the web site, contact Brandy Skillern at bskillern@terryfoundation.org or call Mrs. Skillern at 800.675.2414.
Texas Lyceum Leadership Award
 
Amount:
$2500
Awards:
4
Deadline:
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* 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. www.texaslyceum.org/scholarships
W. Price, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
 
Amount:
$2000
Awards:
7
Deadline:
Contact
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 Tuition Exemption for Blind/Deaf Students
 
Amount:
Varies
Awards:
Varies
Deadline:
Ongoing
Under Texas Education Code Section 54.205, students who are certified as blind and are a Texas resident are entitled to have tuition, required fees and the general property deposit exempted. Contact the Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services, Services for the Blind division (formerly Texas Commission for the Blind) for information about how to secure certification.
Contact:
Contact the DARS Division for Blind Services at: 4800 N. Lamar Blvd., Suite 340 Austin, Texas 78756-3178 1-800-628-5115 You can also send your questions or requests to us at this e-mail address: DBSinfo@dars.state.tx.us
John Mack Carter Scholarship
 
Amount:
$5,000 paid in two annual installments
Awards:
varies
Deadline:
contact
The John Mack Carter Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to women pursuing a graduate degree in media planning at the University of Texas at Austin. Must be a woman. Able to demonstrate financial need, career commitment, leadership skills and strategic thinking. Is registered full-time in the University of Texas at Austin's graduate advertising program with a concentration in media management or media studies. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
Contact:
University of Texas at Austin 2100 San Jacinto Boulevard Austin, TX 78712-1047, United States (512) 475-7399
The Jake Jones Scholarship for the Learning Disabled
 
Amount:
$500
Awards:
varies
Deadline:
Contact
Available to learning disabled graduating high school seniors from one of the 26 northern counties of the Texas Panhandle. Good moral character, integrity, ambition to achieve a post-secondary education. Student may use award at Texas college or university of his or her choice.
Contact:
Amarillo Area Foundation 801 S. Fillmore St. Suite 700 Amarillo, TX 79101 Phone: 806-376-4521 Website: www.amarilloareafoundation.org
Remembering Mom: The Barbara Franklin Foundation Scholarship
 
Amount:
$1000 ($500 spring, $500 fall)
Awards:
1
Deadline:
Last Day of March
Scholarships are available to young women between the age of 18-25 who have experienced loss due to the death of their mother, but desire to continue their educational path in spite of their mothers absence. (Mother-loss is not restricted to cancer). Must plan to attend an accredited institution of higher learning during the academic year (fall and spring semesters) at least part-time (6 credit hours). Minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicant must live in the State of Texas. Applicant must provide a copy of mothers death certificate or obituary. Scholarship recipient will be honored at the Annual Remembering Mom Luncheon Celebration.
Contact:
Remembering Mom Scholarship Committee P. O. Box 670161 Dallas, Texas 75367-0161 www.rememberingmom.org