Scholarship Opportunities

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

Texas PTA High School Senior Scholarship 2019-2020 - Deadline Nov. 15, 2019

Texas PTA offers $1000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors in Texas who will be enrolled full-time in an
accredited college or university or a technical institute in the summer or fall semester immediately following applicant’s
high school graduation. All funds for the scholarships are provided by gifts to the Texas PTA Endowment Fund.
Through our scholarship program, Texas PTA works to support students who are focused on achieving career goals
through higher education. In evaluating each application, service and participation in school activities, community
involvement and scholastic merit will be considered.

❑ Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from a school in the state of Texas.
❑ Applicant must be enrolled in a high school with a Local PTA/PTSA that has achieved Active Status by December 1.
❑ Applicant must be a current member* of the PTA at their enrolled campus, as recorded by Texas PTA by December 1.
         *The membership year begins August 1 of each year.
❑ Applicant must plan to be enrolled full-time in an accredited college, university or a technical institute in the summer or fall semester  immediately following high school graduation.
❑ Immediate family members of the Texas PTA Board of Directors or staff are not eligible to apply.
A completed electronic application must be received by November 15, 2019. Application can be found at

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

Scholarship Buddy Texas focuses on providing scholarship information to high school and college students in the state of Texas. We pride ourselves on having the most in depth information available to Texas students, as it pertains to scholarship programs and scholarship application deadlines across the state. While most of the awards are granted to high school seniors, there are several scholarships for junior, sophomore, and freshman students. Visit the Scholarsip Buddy Texas website for more information.