Scholarships

Scholarship Opportunities

This page will be updated with scholarship information as applications become available. Check back here often for the latest opportunities.

Round Rock Area Aggies Mom's Club Scholarship - Deadline April 1st
The Round Rock Area Aggie Moms’ Club Scholarship for 2019 is ready!!! We hope to award at least five scholarships of $500 each to local area high school seniors planning to attend Texas A&M this fall. The deadline is April 1st. 
The scholarship can be downloaded from our website: https://rraamc.aggienetwork.com/scholarships-2/
Vinson & Elkins Diversity Scholarship-Deadline April 1, 2019

The Vinson & Elkins L.L.P. Scholarship Foundation will award $10,000 scholarships with paid summer internship opportunities to achieving high school seniors who are members of a racial/ethnic group which has been historically underrepresented in the legal profession (Black/African American, Asian (including South Asian), Hispanic/Latino, American Indian/Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander and/or identify as a member of the LGBT community in the greater Austin, Dallas and Houston areas. These seniors must be interested in a career in law, be in the top 20% standing in their class with a minimum combined SAT score of 1100 or ACT score of 22, and demonstrate a financial need to attend college.

Students can apply by filling out the application and sending it to ScholarshipFoundation@velaw.com. The application can be accessed by clicking here.

We would like to receive qualified scholarship applications from your school by April 1, 2019. It is mandatory that all candidates meet the listed criteria, and that all documentation is attached to the application. Only qualified students will be considered. The scholarship recipients will be selected by the end of May 2019.

Noel Grisham PTA Scholarship - Deadline April 5th
Below is the application link for the Noel Grisham Scholarship for 2018-2019 seniors to complete.  This scholarship is for any graduating senior who is furthering their education by attending a university, college, community college, technical school, culinary, or fine arts academy.
Please note the Application Deadline is April 5th.  
Counter Top Scholarship - Deadline - April 15, 2019

Purpose: To support Success High School graduates in continuing their education toward a successful career.
Criteria: Must be a Success High School graduate.
Terms of Scholarship:
CT Scholarship applications are available online throughout the year. Click here to obtain an application. Completed applications may be hand-delivered or mailed to CT CounterTop at 500 Gattis School Road, Round Rock, TX 78664 or emailed to success_ct@roundrockisd.org.

At the end of each April, the CT team will review all applications received between April 16th of the previous year and April 15th of the current year (or 1st school day following April 15th, if April 15th falls on a weekend or holiday) to determine the current year’s recipient(s).
Once a recipient is awarded a scholarship, the award will be available until January 31st of the following year.
The scholarship will be sent directly to an accredited college or vocational school upon obtaining proof of enrollment.
To release funds, a Scholarship Proof of Enrollment Form must be completed and provided to Maria Padilla at Success High School. A link to the Scholarship Proof of Enrollment Form will be emailed to scholarship recipients once selected.
Reapplication is necessary each academic year.

Donor: CounterTop (CT)
Award: $500
Deadline for 2018-19 CounterTop Scholarship: 4/15/2019

Prairie View A&M University-Austin Alumni Scholarship - Deadline Apr. 30th

The Austin Alumni Chapter of Prairie View A&M University will award scholarships to deserving students enrolled in Austin, Del Valle, Manor, Pflugerville and Round Rock Independent School Districts.

In addition to submitting a 250 or more word essay, applicants must meet the following criteria:
1. Be a graduating high school senior (Austin, Del Valle, Manor, Pflugerville & Round Rock ISDs)
2. Have at least a 2.75 GPA on a 4.0 scale
3. Plan to attend Prairie View A&M University

Download application here.

The alumni chapters of Prairie View A&M University host a variety of interesting and informative university-related events. All Chapters participate in recruiting students to our beautiful campus and raising funds for local scholarships. They host programs to recognize outstanding academic achievement, communicate with potential students and scholarship recipients, establish relationships with schools in their area, and attend local college nights as university representatives.

For more information, please visit the website pvaustinalumni.com. The application deadline is Tuesday, April 30, 2019. For more information contact Kacey Russell at 512 585 9637 or kaceyrussell@yahoo.com.

Hugg Trust Scholarship - Deadline May 1, 2019

The Hugg Trust scholarship application for the 2019-20 academic year is available on our web site www.huggtrust.org.

Students can download a PDF file to complete the application, print, sign, and mail it to the address on the form. The application deadline is May 1, 2019.

Only top 25% students are eligible to apply. We also review residency and financial need.

Austin Community College Scholarship Applications

Visit Austin Community College for information on various scholarships offered. Deadlines vary.

WGU Scholarships-Deadlines Vary

New students enrolled at WGU are eligible for scholarships. Visit the NewYear, New You Scholarship page for eligibility and application.

Scholarship Buddy Texas- Various Deadlines

Below you will find a list of 14 Scholarship Programs that High School students from Round Rock are eligible for. In total, these scholarship opportunities will provide awards to more than 62 students. While most of the awards are granted to high school seniors, there are several scholarships for junior, sophomore, and freshman students. 

Scholarship Buddy Scholarships for Round Rock Students.