Scholarships

Here are a few generic scholarship sites:
 

FastWeb
By creating an account, Fastweb can forward information to colleges and leading companies so you’ll receive free information on college financing and admissions, offers and promotions designed for students, job opportunities, and more.

 

College Board
College Board’s Fund Finder is an online tool to help you locate scholarships, internships, grants, and loans that match your education level, talents, and background.

 

CollegeNET
A convenient, speedy site which searches scholarships from categories such as ACT and SAT scores, GPA, etcheb.

 

Sallie Mae
On this site, matches are narrowed to exactly what you indicate on a lengthy form.

 

TSTC-TFB scholarship for new students
If you or an immediate family member, or legal guardian are members of Texas Farm Bureau you may be eligible to receive the Texas Farm Bureau Scholarship from Texas State Technical College.

 
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Thank You Notes:
Seniors will be required to turn in thank you notes to the counselor prior to graduation for scholarships they have received. These need to be in a stamped envelope, addressed to the donor, but unsealed. I will put them in the mail after I look over them. 
 
Click here for guidelines on writing a scholarship thank you note!
 
Check back OFTEN for updated scholarship opportunities!
San Angelo Area Foundation Scholarship.  Opens 1/1/2022. Apply online at https://www.saafound.org/scholarships You have to create an account before you can apply. Due March 1, 2022

The following documents will be required from high school seniors:

  • ACT & SAT test scores
  • Documentation of college credit hours from the institution awarding the credits
  • Current transcript
  • Two letters of recommendation – 1 personal & 1 academic
 
James L. Bass Legal Scholarship- Due 2/25/2022 https://www.frs.org/programs/james-l-bass-legal-scholarship
Foundation for Rural Service- Due 2/25/22 https://www.frs.org/programs/youth-programs/scholarships/faqs
Daughters of American Revolution Scholarship- Due Jan. 31, 2022 https://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships
 Coolidge Scholarship Due- 1/26/22 https://coolidgescholars.org/apply/
Windmill Scholarship. Opens 1/10/22. Due 3/15/21 https://pphef.org/Application/default.aspx
Friends of Texas Public Schools Scholarship. Due Oct. 15, 2021 https://www.fotps.org/scholarship
Coca-Cola Scholarship Due October 31, 2021 https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/
Fight Against Drinking and Driving Scholarship Application will open in October https://askrobertwhite.com/fight-against-drinking-and-driving-scholarship/
America's Farmers Scholarship Opens 11/1/2021 (Due 1/5/2022)  https://www.ffa.org/participate/grants-and-scholarships/scholarships/
Hagan Scholarship Foundation https://haganscholarships.org/application/ Due 12/1/21
Hispanic Scholarship Fund Opens January 1st, 2022 https://www.hsf.net/?SFMC_cid=EM444443-&rid=286206890

H-E-B Scholarship Program for Community Service Excellence - Due 1/28/22 https://www.sportsinaction.com/scholarship/

Unique Scholarships for girls https://thescholarshipsystem.com/blog-for-students-families/the-ultimate-list-of-scholarships-for-women-and-girls/
Ronald McDonald House Charities® of the Southwest Scholarship Program:
 

Focusing on children’s health, this scholarship will be awarded to applicants who have either:
1. Had a serious childhood illness or injury
OR
2. Had a sibling who had a serious childhood illness or injury which had an impact on the family.
Community Foundation of Abilene https://cfabilene.org/scholarships Opens November 1, 2021
Create Real Impact Scholarship- Due 11/3/21 https://createrealimpact.com/submit/ You will need to create an account.
Foundation for Rural Service Scholarship. Not open yet for  2021-2022  https://www.frs.org/programs/youth-programs/scholarships/faqs
Scholarship for students who has a parent who was/is in the Marines or Navy https://www.mcsf.org/?SFMC_cid=EM255746-&rid=167244980
The Chairman Tommy Taylor Scholarship- Students seeking education that will further the advancement of the oil and gas industry.
Student pursuing any field of study related to Energy. You will need to create an account. Due 3/1/2021 Opens 1/1/2022 https://wfacf.academicworks.com/opportunities/606
*NEW* Bezos Scholar Program https://bezosscholars.org/ Due 1/11/21
**NEW** The BCMA is proud to announce two scholarship opportunities for the 2021-2022 school year.  Students interested in pursuing a career in the manufacturing industry are encouraged to apply.  You will need to download the application and then submit your completed application to the listed website. Please note, there is one application for current seniors in high school and a different application for current college students. The deadline for submission is December 11, 2020. https://secureservercdn.net/104.238.71.109/dju.179.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/BCMA-Scholarship-Application-HS-Fillable.pdf
Abilene Teachers Federal Credit Union- Will open 2/1/22 Due on 4/4/22 https://abileneteachersfcu.awardspring.com
 
*NEW* Flavorful Futures Scholarship (Due 3/16/2021) https://app.mykaleidoscope.com/scholarship/flavorfulfutures
*NEW* Texas Farm Bureau Youth Scholarships. Due March 5, 2021 Visit https://texasfarmbureau.org/youth/youth-opportunities/ to apply. 
*NEW* Don't Mess With Texas Scholarship Due March 31, 2021 https://www.dontmesswithtexas.org/education-overview/scholarships/
*NEW* National Technical Honor Society Scholarship *Due March 1, 2021* (FCCLA) https://fcclayouthscholarships.wufoo.com/forms/q18ykvxo12bexq6/

*NEW* The Chairman Tommy Taylor Memorial Scholarship. You will need to create an account and then complete the scholarship. *Due 3/1/2021* https://wfacf.academicworks.com/opportunities/890

Hamilton Award Scholarship. Apply online at https://www.hamiltonscholars.org/apply/
Marriot Marquis DC Hospitality Scholarship *Due March 2nd, 2020 (FCCLA) https://fcclayouthscholarships.wufoo.com/forms/q77gokr16cqnpc/
Taking Down Tobacco Trainer of the Year *Due March 2nd, 2020* (FCCLA) https://fcclayouthscholarships.wufoo.com/forms/q18ykvxo12bexq6/
FCCLA Memorial Scholarship *Due March 2nd* (FCCLA) https://fcclayouthscholarships.wufoo.com/forms/qcabh1t10sdvib/
Texas High School UIL (band, sports, music, cheer) Sports In Action Scholarship http://www.sportsinaction.com/
Community Foundation of West Texas https://www.cfwtx.org/current-scholarships
Concho Valley Electric Cooperative-Due April 3, 2020 https://www.cvec.coop/content/cvec-scholarship
Mike Rowe Scholarships (Trade & Technical)-Due April 30,2020 https://www.mikeroweworks.org/scholarship/