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Looking for scholarships? Browse links to over 30 scholarship websites and numerous scholarship opportunities open to junior and senior students. Bookmark this page and check back regularly for new additions. Be mindful of deadlines and begin the application process early!


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Scholarship Websites

Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships are organized by deadline (earliest listed first).

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“You Deserve It!” Scholarship

Deadline: Monthly Ongoing

ScholarshipOwl is giving away a $1,000 “You Deserve It!” Scholarship to one student at least 16 years of age pursuing any major. A winner will be chosen at random. The scholarship winner will have the funds go towards their tuition fees. Learn more and apply.


Joycie Turner Scholarship

Deadline: May 3, 2017

The Collin County Economic Development Corporation awards scholarships open to any current high school senior in Collin County that plans to attend an accredited institution of higher learning, or a two-year technical training school. Learn more and apply.


StudySoup Women in Technology Scholarship

Deadline: May 5, 2017

StudySoup offers a $1,000 Women in Technology Scholarship to an outstanding female student who is planning a career in the field of computer science and/or computer programming. Learn more and apply.


Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: May 12, 2017

Since its inception, TILF has awarded more than $30 million to UIL participants, with current scholarships ranging from $500 to $20,000. Learn more and apply.


Redefining Ready! National Scholarship

Deadline: May 22, 2017

The Redefining Ready! National Scholarship 2017 lets America’s graduating seniors tell the world how they are college, career and life ready beyond a single test score. Over 15 scholarships will be awarded, ranging from $1,000 to $5,000. Learn more and apply.


Ozarka “Every Drop Counts” Earth Science Scholarship

Deadline: May 26, 2017

Ozarka awards $10,000 to two students in the state of Texas who are pursuing degrees at a four-year college or university in the field of earth/environmental science. Learn more and apply.


Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2017

Animation Career Review offers a $1,000 scholarship to a high school senior in the US who intends to pursue an animation related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college, has a demonstrable record of academic success, and has a passion and drive for an animation and/or design related career. Learn more and apply.


Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship

Deadline: June 1, 2017

Online MBA Report offers a $1,000 scholarship to a high school senior in the US who intends to pursue a business related field at an accredited post-secondary school or college, has a demonstrable record of academic success, and has a passion and drive for a business career. Learn more and apply.


North Texas Music Scholarship

Deadline: June 5, 2017

FWB Denton offers a $500 scholarship to two students pursuing music. Learn more and apply.


Aspiring Nurse Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2017

Nursing Schools Almanac will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates a track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics, and a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare. Learn more and apply.


Review It Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2017

Offering $1,000 to one student who will be attending college in September 2017 and who submits a movie review by the deadline. Learn more and apply.