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QUEST – Required Scholarship Applications

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DEF- Dumas Education Foundation Scholarship – Deadline to apply: February 2, 2022

The following scholarship may be filled out by any DISD senior that meets the guidelines presented by each individual scholarship.  Fill out the scholarship online through the link.  Check which scholarships you are applying for, fill in the blanks provided, and print a copy of your application.  Turn the application in at the DHS Student Success Center - room 202 at DHS.


Amarillo College Foundation Scholarship  – Application opens Nov. 15- deadline to apply: March 4, 2022

This Scholarship is for students that are planning on attending Amarillo College. Students MUST apply to Amarillo College through Apply Texas PRIOR to completing this application. If a DHS student wishes to remain QUEST eligible, they must complete and submit this scholarship.  The scholarship opens in early November 2021.  When you click on the link above, it will ask for your name, birthdate, and AC student ID number.  

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Scholarship Applications by MONTHLY due dates:


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Texas Trade School Scholarships remember to send proof of all submitted applications

Imagine America Foundation- application is open

Imagine America offers scholarships for trade schools in Texas. The schools listed below participate in the Imagine America High School Scholarship Program. Take a look at the schools to see if any might be a good fit for you or your students! To date, over 10,000 high school students have been awarded an Imagine America high school scholarship for trade schools in Texas. That’s more than $10 million in tuition assistance! We’re proud to showcase our list of Texas trade schools. If any of these schools interest you, make sure to request information from them. And remember to ask them about our scholarship program as well!


SEPTEMBER- remember to send proof of all submitted applications

 Cirkled In Scholarship– Deadline Sept. 30, 2021

The Cirkled In “No Sweat” Scholarship is a $2500 CASH scholarship you can use for any educational purpose, from books to summer camp. In just two steps, you’re in! Apply by signing-up for a Cirkled In account and then complete your portfolio.


OCTOBER- remember to send proof of all submitted applications

2021/2022 "Celebrating Texas Public Schools" Scholarship – Deadline: October 15th

This scholarship is for graduating seniors who can use their voice and visual media (i.e., video) to share how their public school education has impacted them. The goal of this scholarship is to highlight the “Great Things Happening in Texas Public Schools” from the student’s perspective. 

This year, Friends will award one scholarship. The student may be joining the workforce, continuing education through trade schools or other forms of post-secondary training, military, or be college-bound.  

Deadline Submission: October 15th

Notify winner: November 5th

Award Presentation: Friends Annual Awards Dinner on 11/17 in Waco, Texas

Format: Accessible link to video posted on platform of their choice (i.e., YouTube, Loom, Google Drive).

Those interested in applying for the scholarship must do the following: 

1.    Prepare a video/multimedia presentation, 2 minutes or less, regarding how public school has impacted your life/career choice and prepared you to meet your future goals.     

2.    Request one letter from a teacher related to the student’s work in school (pdf preferred).

3.    Obtain one letter from a guidance counselor, principal, vice-principal, or superintendent regarding the student’s plans after graduation.

4.    Complete the application below. Include how the scholarship will be used for the student's future/help achieve my goals, include approval to use video/presentation, the link for presentation, upload letter docs, and submit.


Ag Texas Farm CreditDeadline to apply: TBA    October 22, 2021, by 4:00 PM


AgTexas Farm Credit is proud to kick off the 7th  year of ourAgYouth of the Month” program, where we recognize and honor outstanding SENIORS who are actively involved in 4-H and FFA agriculture programs. In the first 5 years of the program, AgTexas has distributed over $93,000 in scholarships & $39,000 in gift cards to members of FFA and 4-H.

Complete an application through our website https://www.agtexas.com/news/ag-youth. This is a mobile-friendly site, so the application can be completed on their smartphone!


NOVEMBER- remember to send proof of all submitted applications

Grow Texas Program Scholarship – Deadline to apply: November 15, 2020


Applicant must be a Texas resident that is a high school senior or returning college student majoring in an agriculture-related field. The mission of the Grow Texas Scholarship Program (GTSP) is to help young Texans develop the skills needed to lead Texas agriculture into the future. Completed application with all required attachments must be submitted by November 15th.


Community Commitment Scholarship- Deadline Nov. 30, 2021

Massingill Attorneys & Counselors at Law will award one student a $1,000 scholarship for writing the most compelling and inspirational essay about their current and future role in the community.

In a two-part essay, please explain to us:

  1. How do you actively contribute to your community or support your community; and
  2. How you plan to use your education to positively impact your community to help others in need.

Your essay should run between 500 and 600 words. We will look for a compelling answer along with excellent grammar and punctuation. 

WHO CAN APPLY?

Students eligible for our scholarship contest include: 

  • High school seniors who have been accepted to a college or university for the fall 2021 semester; and
  • Current college or university students enrolled for the fall 2021 semester. 

Although our law firm focuses on business lawbusiness health care law, and estate planning, we encourage students interested in any area of study to apply.

IMPORTANT DATES

Our essay contest closes on Wednesday, December 1, 2021

We will announce the winner of our essay contest by Wednesday, December 14, 2021

HOW TO APPLY

Submit your application by clicking the button below. Be sure to include the following: 

  • Contact information, 
  • Transcript or proof of enrollment, and
  • Your essay.

    DECEMBER

Hagan Scholarship Foundation Scholarship  – Deadline to apply: December 1, 2021


The Hagan Scholarship is a nationwide, need-based, merit scholarship for high-achieving students who will require financial assistance in order to attend college.  Three hundred fifty scholarships can be awarded each year.

Eligibility Requirements: See brochure for more information.

  • Must be a US citizen.
  • Must attend an eligible public high school.
  • Must have a 3.75 cumulative GPA.
  • Must enroll in a 4-year college or university the first semester following high school graduation.
  • Must work 240 during the 12 months prior to fall semester enrollment.
  • Must provide FAFSA SAR showing the EFC.
  • Must be Pell Grant eligible.
  • Must NOT have been convicted of a felony.

The intended recipient of a Hagan Scholarship is a high-achieving self-motivated student in need of financial assistance in order to attend college.


The Annual $1500 R3 Stem Cell Scholarship Award Opportunity Deadline December 31, 2021

In an effort to encourage continuing education and motivation for success, R3 Stem Cell will now make it a regular annual opportunity for one student each year to obtain this $1500 scholarship. If you are a student that is pursuing options for academic assistance and also interested in regenerative medicine and its many potential health applications, this could be a great scholarship option for consideration!

R3 Stem Cell Scholarship Qualifications

– Applicant must be an American citizen and at least 18 years of age.

– Must possess a current grade point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher.

– Have documented acceptance at a university, accredited college, or community college, or can show proof of current enrollment at a university, an accredited college, or community college.

– Write a 100% unique essay with a minimum of 1000 words and submit by the December 31, 2021 deadline.

– Meet the R3 Stem Cell Scholarship regulations and follow the submission requirements detailed below.

How to Apply for the R3 Stem Cell Scholarship

In order to apply for the yearly R3 Stem Cell Scholarship, students must first confirm eligibility with the above qualifications. Those that meet these requirements will then need to create a 100% unique essay with a minimum of 1000 words and submit the completed document with enrollment verification no later than 5:00 pm on December 31, 2021. The completed essay should be proofread to ensure there are no grammatical errors, as this is part of the grading process to determine the winner.

 


Texas Nursery & Landscape Association Education and Research Foundation Scholarship  Deadline to apply: December 31, 2021

The applicant must be planning on studying programs related to the nursery and landscape industry.  The Foundation Trustees have stressed the importance of having good personal references to accompany the scholarship application form. Completed application with all required attachments must be submitted by December 31st.


Atlanta Innovative Medicine Annual Scholarship Opportunity – Deadline Dec. 31, 2021

Atlanta Innovative Medicine is thrilled to announce a new annual scholarship with the objective of supporting students and their academic achievements. We have initiated a national scholarship award opportunity in the amount of $1500 with a deadline of December 31, 2021. This award will be granted to one exceptional student who meets the qualification requirements for the scholarship opportunity. This annual scholarship award is a way to show our commitment and investment into the emerging academic community, by aiding and inspiring talented student on their road to educational success. If you are a college-bound or a currently enrolled student and take an interest in the emerging field of regenerative medicine, we invite you to consider applying for this scholarship opportunity! See website for requirements.


JANUARY

Grow Ag Leaders – $1,500 Scholarship – Deadline Jan. 14, 2022 application opens Nov. 1, 2021

Grow Ag Leaders exists to make youth aware of the various career opportunities within the industry of agriculture by providing scholarships that help further their education. The Bayer Fund, a philanthropic arm of Bayer, offers $1,500 scholarships to students pursuing a career in various sects of agriculture.

In order to apply for this scholarship, students must meet the below criteria:

  • Must be a high school senior (public, private or home-schooled) or enrolled in college full time (minimum of 12 credit hours).
  • Must be planning to pursue a degree in a qualifying area of study.
  • Must be planning to attend a vocational, 2-year or 4-year qualifying ag related study program after high school.
  • Must meet a minimum 2.5 GPA requirement.
  • Must obtain no less than two electronic endorsements from qualifying farmers who live or farm in an eligible county.

FARMER RESOURCES


Ford Built Tough – $1,000 Scholarship -Deadline Jan. 14, 2022 application opens Nov. 1, 2021

In 1998 Ford started supporting the National FFA Organization by being one of the first dealer scholarship programs and awarded $405,000 to 405 students. After years of continued support and thousands of recipients more than $12.4 million in scholarships have been awarded by Ford dealers in across the nation. At a cost of $500 to the dealer and $635 to Ford corporate, Ford will match a total of 500 scholarships that will be awarded in the name of the partnering dealer. Each dealer has the opportunity to sponsor as many $1,000 dollar scholarships as they choose.


FEBRUARY


 Rotary Club Scholarship – Deadline to apply: February 4, 2022

Scholarships are based on extra-curricular activities, community service, youth leadership, and academic performance.  There will be several scholarships in the amount of $500 each. 


Amarillo Area Foundation Scholarship – Deadline to apply:  Friday, February 11, 2021, @ NOON

Amarillo Area Foundation offers scholarships to students around the panhandle of Texas.  Click on the link above and register as a Scholarship Applicant.  The actual scholarship application opens in early December. There will also be videos posted on their site to help guide you through the process.

Our Scholarship Web Application for the 2021-2022 Academic year is now open and available at aaf.spectrumportal.net! Please note that the deadline is February 12, 2021, at 12:00 noon. This is a hard deadline and no applications can be accepted after this time, so it is very important that students complete their applications well before that deadline. Along with their applications, students will need to submit two letters of recommendation, a current resume, their parents 1040, a birth certificate or Legal Permanent Resident card, documentation of Dual Credit courses and ACT/SAT scores if they have been taken, and a seven-semester transcript which includes their grades for Fall 2020.  Students can begin collecting this documentation, writing essays, and registering in the Spectrum Portal as well as filling out their basic information in the application while they await their Fall 2020 grades. Remember, they only have to fill out one application to be matched to any of our scholarships for which they qualify. We will have a series of videos available in the next several weeks posted to our website detailing our processes and answering many FAQs, I will send those links out to you as soon as they are available.

If you or your students have ANY questions about our application, please don’t hesitate to contact me.

Beth Cameron, Scholarship Program Officer
Amarillo Area Foundation

801 South Fillmore, Suite 700 | Amarillo, TX 79101

806.350.4503 | beth@aaf-hf.org
www.amarilloareafoundation.org


Sybil B. Harrington Scholarship – Deadline to apply: February 15, 2021 

Two applications are available for students. One application is for students planning to attend Amarillo College and the other is for students planning to attend a Texas four-year university. ​


Hispanic Scholarship Fund Scholarship – Deadline to apply: February 15, 2021

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to Latino students, as well as related support services. HSF seeks to give students all the tools they need to apply to college, do well in their course work, graduate, enter a profession, excel, help lead our nation going forward, and mentor the generations to come.  Scholarships are based on need and awards range from $500 to $5000.  The application will open in January 2022.

You may go ahead and start a profile today.


Association for Migrant Educators of Texas Scholarship – Deadline to apply: Feb. 15, 2021

The AMET Scholarship program is designed to assist college migrant students who are high school seniors (including early graduates) who have a history of migration in addition to having the potential and desire to obtain a college degree. Awards will be available in June for Summer enrollees and August for Fall enrollees when the student provides proof of enrollment (the registration form) to the college or trade school.

Awards

Scholarship amounts are determined by the AMET Scholarship Committee on the basis of background in migrant farm work, financial need, and the academic potential of the youth. A minimum of one scholarship of $1,000 will be awarded annually to college undergraduate students and ten scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded annually to entering freshmen. Scholarship funds are to be used to support the cost of higher education by covering unmet student financial and self-help aid.  Scholarships disbursed are not payment for students' services. Scholarship recipients may reapply annually to be considered for an undergraduate award.  

Criteria: 

Be a graduating high school senior or junior (early graduate)

  • Must have a current Certificate of Eligibility (COE) for the Migrant Education Program during the student's final year of high school 

  • Must enroll in an accredited educational institution (public or private college, technical or vocational school) in the summer or fall semester following high school graduation

  • Must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale


Helium Litigation Scholarship – Deadline to apply: February 15, 2021

The Helium Litigation Scholarship offers scholarships to incoming college freshmen for Southwest Kansas and the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandles.  The student must plan to pursue a course of study in an area relating to agriculture, the environment, or energy. Applicant MUST have a minimum ACT composite score of 23 and/or a minimum SAT score of 1130 to apply.

 Obtain applications from the Helium Litigation Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 248, Hugoton, KS 67951, or at www.swkroa.com under forms and publications.


 


Irish Rose Scholarship PageantDeadline to apply is February 28, 2021.

Shamrock is the home of the biggest and best annual St. Patrick’s Day weekend celebration in the great state of Texas. One of the many highlights is our Miss Irish Rose Scholarship Pageant. This year, the new Miss Irish Rose and her court will receive $3,600 in scholarships: Miss Irish Rose - $1,750; 1st Runner Up - $750; 2nd Runner Up - $500; 3rd Runner Up - $250; People’s Choice - $250; and Miss Congeniality - $100. Additionally, the newly crowned Miss Irish Rose will have her registration fee paid into a Miss Texas USA Teen pageant of her choice.

The Miss Irish Rose Scholarship pageant will be held on Friday, March 19, and Saturday, March 20 and is open to young ladies currently enrolled in high school. Contestants may never have been married, be pregnant or have a child. Pageant’s rules, regulations and entry forms are located on our new website at shamrockpageants.com. Please distribute this website address to those who may be interested in competing and representing your school, organization, or community. Homecoming queens, student leaders and civic queens are highly encouraged to participate.


MARCH

Los Barrios de Amarillo ScholarshipDeadline to apply:  March 1, 2021

Please make sure you meet the following criteria and include the following documents:

 All students are eligible regardless of residency status. Preference over students who have attended Step Up to Success or Step Up 2.0 in previous years.

 Include one letter of recommendation

 GPA of 3.0 (80)

 Attach a 400-word essay (choose a topic from the second page)

 A copy of your high school transcript

Plan to attend Amarillo College, West Texas A&M University, Clarendon College,  Frank Phillips College, Eastern New Mexico or Texas Tech University.


Texas Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology Society Memorial Foundation Asthma Scholarship – Deadline to apply:  March 1, 2021

The Texas Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Society (TAAIS) Memorial Foundation is pleased to announce the 2021 TAAIS Memorial Foundation Asthma Scholarship Award.  The deadline to apply is March 1, 2021.

This $3,000 one-time award will be granted to up to five qualified and deserving Texas high school seniors who suffer from Asthma.


Texas Agricultural Irrigation Association Scholarship – Deadline to apply: March 1, 2021

The scholarship committee will start taking applications on October 1, 2020.  The deadline for the 2021 scholarship will be March 1, 2021.  Applications should be mailed to:
Texas Agricultural Irrigation Association
Scholarship Committee
PO Box 10613
Lubbock, TX 79428


For Fed-Ex deliveries please send to the following address:

Texas Agricultural Irrigation Association
c/o Kern Stutler
6028 79th Street
Lubbock, TX 79424


Texan Sky Federal Credit Union Scholarship – Deadline to apply: March 5, 2021

In addition to the information requested on the application, the following items are required:

1. An academic Letter of Recommendation from your school principal, counselor, or advisor.

2. A personal Letter of Recommendation from a responsible person in your community who knows you well and can attest to your personal qualities and abilities. This letter SHOULD NOT be written by a family member or casual acquaintance.

3. A copy of your transcript(s) showing the last 4 years' academic record.

4. The signed Publicity Release.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: The scholarship applicant must be a member of Texan Sky Credit Union and be enrolled or plan to enroll as a full-time student (minimum of 12 hrs.) at a university, junior college, or trade school this fall.

SUBMIT ALL INFORMATION REQUESTED AT ONE TIME TO THE FOLLOWING ADDRESS: TEXAN SKY CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE PO BOX 400 515 S BLISS AVE. DUMAS, TX 79029-0400 Fax - 806 935 5305

APPLICATIONS MUST BE IN THE OFFICE NO LATER THAN MARCH 05, 2021 by 5:30 pm Only scholarship applications received in the Dumas Office of Texan Sky Credit Union by close of business March 05, 2021, will be considered. You may mail or fax your applications.


Burke Bell Memorial Scholarship / Capital Farm Credit – Deadline to apply: March 5, 2021

The applicant must list extracurricular activities as well as attach a transcript. The applicant must be ready to conquer the world and have an 80 or above grade point average.  


Moore County Farm Bureau Scholarship – Deadline to apply: March 5, 2021

The Moore County Farm Bureau will award one or more $ 1,000.00 scholarships to students graduating from high school in Spring 2019 and entering college or an approved Technical/Trade school in Fall 2019 whose parent(s) or grandparent(s) have been members of Moore County Farm Bureau since at least March 15, 2018.

This scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the information requested on this application including but not limited to high school grades/GPA, demonstration of leadership potential through extracurricular activities and work experience, and family financial need.


Windmill Scholarship – Deadline to apply: March 15, 2021

WHO CAN APPLY?  ALL DISD SENIORS

  • Must currently reside in one of the Texas Counties within the PPHEF service area for scholarship consideration. Please review the PPHEF Service Area Counties to see if you are eligible to apply for the scholarship.
  • Plan to enroll or currently enrolled at a governmental or non-profit educational institution, located in the State of Texas that has been accredited by a recognized accrediting agency, such as the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools; and provided the institution offers an academic degree program requiring at least two school years attendance.
  • Applicant must be either a current Texas High School Graduate from an accredited public or private high school or a currently enrolled undergraduate college student without a Bachelor's degree, with at least 2.50 GPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Full-time college enrollment is required for scholarship consideration.
  • Eligibility will be assessed by reviewing information concerning academic performance, financial need, extracurricular activities, leadership, and references provided in the application process.
  • Applications will be reviewed and scored on a 100 point scale to determine eligibility and award amount for the scholarship.
  • If awarded, funds will be sent directly to the college or university for credit or disbursement to the student account.

ESSAY: Student needs to brag on themselves! Provide information concerning involvement in extracurricular activities that may include academic honors, school and/or community-related volunteer activities, athletic, religious as well as paid and unpaid work. All the while showcasing their leadership throughout their activities.


Amarillo Texas A&M Club Scholarship – Deadline to apply: March  15, 2021

The 2021 Amarillo Area A&M Scholarship application is now available at Amarillo Area A&M Scholarship Form This year all applications must be submitted via email to amarilloamc@aggienetwork.com. Applications must be in one .pdf form using the student's first and last name as the file name. All applications must be received by March 15, 2021, to be considered. 

1. Seniors, transfer students, and current Texas A&M students are eligible.

2. All seniors must be attending a school in Armstrong, Carson, Castro, Deaf Smith, Hartley, Hutchinson, Moore, Oldham, Potter, Randall, or Swisher County.

3. All students must be able to show acceptance to Texas A&M.

4. All current Amarillo Texas A&M Club Scholarship recipients must reapply to compete for the scholarship.


H&H Federal Credit Union - Frank Lewis Memorial Scholarship – Deadline to apply: March 26

An application that requires a student to be a graduating senior from Moore County and have a savings account with H&H FCU in their name by the due date of the application. The application can be completed over the phone. 1(one) Dumas High School student will receive this scholarship if they complete the scholarship requirements.  Fill out the application and mail it to the Credit Union.


Harwell and Cook Orthodontics Scholarship – Deadline to apply: March 31, 2021, ALL DISD SENIORS

Dr. Harwell and Cook. offer one $1,000 and two $500 scholarships to three high school seniors who achieve both in and out of the classroom. A committee of people from both inside and outside of the office will evaluate each scholarship form submitted. You do not need to be a patient in our office in order to qualify for these scholarships. All scholarship applications need to be dropped off or mailed to:

Harwell & Cook Orthodontics
Attn: Scholarship Application
3420 Thornton Dr.
Amarillo, TX 79109


Don't Mess with Texas Scholarship Contest – Deadline to apply March 31, 2021
Don’t Mess with Texas Scholarship Contest is now open and offers three scholarships (2-$2000, 1-$6000).  This contest recognizes the achievements of high school seniors who have taken a leadership role to prevent litter in their school or community, and promote awareness of the Don’t Mess with Texas initiative.  You must plan on attending a 2 or 4 year Texas college or university next year.  


Texas Big Game Awards Scholarships

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APRIL

OPI General Scholarship Application Deadline to apply April 1, 2021 ALL DISD SENIORS

In addition to this application, students should submit the following. Applications without these pieces of documentation WILL NOT be processed.

  1. Two letters of recommendation.
  2. Most recent IRS Form 1040 indicating annual adjusted gross income (page 1 of tax return) for student and parent(s) or the Student Aid Report (SAR) provided by the U.S. Department of Education and Federal Student Aid. Please note that your adjusted gross income and that of your parents must be reported. If your SAR does not include that figure, the 1040 must be used. Applications that do not include verification of adjusted gross income will not be considered.
  3. Entering freshmen and students who have completed less than 30 hours of college credit hours need to provide an official copy of their high school transcript and an official copy of their ACT or SAT scores. The transcript should show at least seven semesters of high school work.
  4. Students who have completed any college credit (including dual credit) need to provide an official transcript from each college attended which includes grades for the most recent semester completed.
  5. Photograph of applicant

Students must be enrolled in 12 credit hours to be eligible and must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50 on a 4.0 scale.

Applications considered priority should be received or postmarked by April 1st of each year and returned to:

Opportunity Plan, Inc.
P.O. Box 1035
504 24th Street
Canyon, Texas 79015

(806) 655.2528
pnease@opportunityplan.com
www.OpportunityPlan.com


Rita Blanca Electric Scholarship – Deadline to apply: April 1, 2021

Students must be enrolled on a full-time basis to be eligible to apply

12 credit hours as an undergraduate, 6 credit hours as a graduate

Students must have a minimum 2.5-grade point average to be eligible to apply.

Scholarships are available for attendance at accredited state-supported universities, private universities, junior colleges, or vocational schools.

Seven scholarships will be awarded for $2,000 each, payable at $1,000 per semester

After completion of the first semester, the student must present to Opportunity Plan, Inc. proof of maintaining a minimum 2.50 GPA to receive the additional $1,000

RBEC will give one scholarship to a person at each school.


Moore County A&M Club Scholarship – Collier and Bobby Phillips Memorial Scholarship – Deadline to apply:  April 9, 2021

Open to any senior planning to attend Texas A&M University and graduate from a Moore County school. 

Each year the Moore County A&M Club Foundation presents the Collier and Bobby Phillips Memorial Scholarship to outstanding students graduating from Moore County high schools. The scholarship is for one year and at least one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded. Primary considerations for the awards include financial hardships, academic achievement, involvement in extracurricular activities (excluding athletics), reasons (excluding athletics) for wanting to attend Texas A&M University, and financial need.


Dumas Staff Association Scholarship – Deadline to apply April 15, 2021

The DSA Scholarship is open to the following 4 areas of applicants:

•        Graduating Dumas High School Senior entering a college or university majoring in education

•        Dumas High School Graduate enrolled in a college or university majoring in education and entering  
          student teaching in the fall or spring semester

•        Dumas ISD Employee enrolled in a college or university seeking a teaching certification

•        Dumas ISD Employee seeking an alternative certification in education


Moore County Texas Tech Alumni Association Scholarship – Deadline to apply: April 15, 2021

The applicant is required to provide a letter of acceptance to Texas Tech and write a paragraph discussing your high school experience. A second paragraph explaining the reason you chose Texas Tech, as well as other topics, is required.  The application must be returned to the QUEST office. 


Dumas Masonic Lodge Scholarship – Deadline to apply April 15, 2021 ALL DISD SENIORS

Dumas Masonic Lodge is awarding four scholarships in Moore, Dallam, and Sherman Counties to a high school graduate attending a college, trade school, or technical school in the following fall semester.


Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes – Deadline to apply: April 15, 2021

ELIGIBILITY

The Barron Prize welcomes applications from public-spirited young people who are, on our April 15 deadline:

  • between the ages of 8 and 18 (not yet age 19)
  • permanent residents of and currently residing in the U.S.A. or Canada
  • currently working on an inspiring service project or have done so within the past 12 months
  • working as an individual to lead their service work. The Barron Prize does not accept applications from large groups of young people.

2021 TREA Scholarship – Deadline to apply: April 16, 2021

The 2021 Scholarship Application is now available online. Who is eligible for a scholarship? Any graduating senior from a TREA member school district who will attend a post graduate program or is enlisting in the military the following school year. Are there any limits on how many scholarship applications may be submitted by a school district? A school district may submit no more than 3 scholarship applications. Let Mrs. Stroebel know if you plan to apply.


The Novotny/Osborne Scholarship – Deadline to apply: April 20, 2022 

This scholarship is open to Dumas High School Seniors that are attending a four-year university.  The scholarship is worth over $20,000 over four years.  Applicants may receive additional scholarships as long as those scholarships are not based on athletic ability and they do not total more than $10000.  Must show proof of applying for FAFSA.  Applicants must submit paperwork each semester to ensure the grade average of 2.5 is met along with the minimum course load.  


1947 Clubette/Centuryette Scholarship Deadline to apply April 29, 2022

This scholarship requires a DHS student to be a member of the local Clubette/Centuryette organization.


Sunset Avry Graves Memorial Scholarship – Deadline to apply: April 29, 2022

Applicant must have attended Sunset Elementary for at least 3 years and be a graduating senior of DHS.


City of Cactus/ Cactus Elementary Scholarship – Deadline April 29, 2022

The City of Cactus Mayor, Council, and City Manager have each donated their salary to promote the higher education of Cactus Elementary graduates.  The applicant must have completed at least three years at Cactus Elementary School and be a Dumas High School Graduate that plans to continue his or her education at a college or vocational institution.  The scholarship is in the amount of $2500.


Morningside PTO Scholarship – Deadline to apply:  April 29, 2022

The applicant must have attended Morningside Elementary for 3 years and will graduate from Dumas High School.


MAY


The De Jong Foundation Agricultural Scholarship – May 1, 2022

The De Jong Foundation is pleased to continue to offer The De Jong Foundation Agricultural Scholarship for the 2022-2023 academic year in the amount of $2,000.  The award(s) will be given to a student(s) with a demonstrated interest in supporting the mission of agriculture. 

The qualifications are:

  • Pursuing an education in the Field of Agriculture
  • Attending an accredited university as a full-time student
  • High School graduate from Channing, Dalhart, Dumas, Hartley, or Texline
  • Minimum cumulative GPA - 3.0
  • Demonstrates financial need

Completed applications must be received in our office by May 1, 2022. Questions may be emailed to Ashley Boettcher (boettchera@agrivisionfm.com).


Benton Ray Memorial – Deadline to apply May 6, 2022

This scholarship is intended for any athlete, boy or girl may apply. The student must list sports involvement in the application.


 


Imagine America Foundation Scholarship – Deadline to apply: 

The Imagine America High School Scholarship is an award-winning scholarship program offered by the Imagine America Foundation.  The scholarship is for high school seniors or recent graduates planning to attend a career school participating in the Imagine America High School Scholarship Program.  Participating career schools are listed at www.imagine-america.org/ourschools.


National Honor Society – Deadline to apply: May 10, 2021


This scholarship is open to all DHS Senior NHS members.  The scholarship will be posted to NHS classroom. Applications will be submitted online to Mrs. Funderburg.


 

NON ACTIVE SCHOLARSHIPS 

Alliance Recruitment Agency ScholarshipDeadline to apply 

Alliance Recruitment Agency is world-renowned in getting placements for cooks and chefs in topmost hotels and restaurants located globally. The job of a cook or chef is highly significant when it comes to running the business in the hospitality industry. We have been successful in fulfilling the requirement of cooks & chefs in hotels and restaurants worldwide. At the same time, we help cooks & chefs to acquire their dream job. Working as a bridge between manpower and companies, we have always ensured to balance the demand and supply in this field.

Criteria For Applying

To apply for this cooking scholarship program, you need to fulfill the below criteria –

  • The student should be either citizen or a permanent resident of the USA or Canada.
  • The student should have enrolled or planning to enroll for a course of study in cooking after high school education.
  • The student must have completed high school education.

    Amarillo Women's Network Scholarship​ – Deadline to apply is  

Each year AWN awards scholarships to deserving students from the top 26 counties of the Texas Panhandle.  A “student” is not limited to a recent high school graduate.  A student may also be any woman who is entering college for the first time or perhaps returning to finish a degree or obtain an advanced degree.  Scholarships are awarded annually for use the following school year (fall and spring semesters).  The number and amount of scholarships are based on available funds. Link to webpage


Caprock Peace Officers' Association Scholarship – Deadline to apply:

The CPOA considers community, education and fellowship to be a few of the elements we have build our foundation upon.  Our purpose is to provide members with access to the highest quality leadership development, training and Continuing Law Enforcement Education opportunities.  The CPOA Scholarship fund will continue to award college scholarships to deserving applicants wishing to further their education.  Scholarships will be awarded to : graduating high school seniors and current college students who will be attending a college, university, or vocational school in the fall of 2019.  


CHS Scholars Program – Deadline to apply:

In 2020, CHS and the CHS Foundation will fund nearly 200 scholarships to students enrolled in an agricultural-related program at partnering two- and four-year colleges and universities throughout the United States. Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $2,000.
Student eligibility
A) Students must be entering their sophmore, junior or senior in an agriculture-related degree program.
B) Students pursuing a STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) field of study with an interest in agriculture, cooperatives or rural America will be considered.


Federation of Insurance Women of Texas Scholarship – Deadline to apply:

The Federation of Insurance Women of Texas offers a two thousand dollar scholarship to a current high school senior or a college student. The money is distributed $1000 in the fall of 2018 and $1000 in the spring of 2019.  The college or university that you attend must be in the state of Texas.


Golden Spread Electric Cooperative Scholarship – Deadline to apply:  March

Members of the Golden Spread Electric Cooperative and their spouses and children are eligible for this yearly scholarship.  


Healthcare Leaders Scholarship – Deadline to apply: June 

This scholarship award is sponsored by nurse.org and offered to deserving students accepted or enrolled in medical or healthcare-related programs.  To be eligible for the $1000 award, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or above, be pursuing a degree related to healthcare, and submit a 600-1000 word essay.  


J.E. Pietsch Memorial Scholarship – Deadline to apply: 

This is a $1,500.00 scholarship for students who are dependent upon any active duty or honorably discharged veteran are eligible for this scholarship.  This doesn’t necessarily mean a parent.  It does require a copy of some form of identification for the veteran with the form. 


NAFEPA Scholarship Program – Deadline to apply:

The National Association of Federal Education Program Administrators offers this scholarship program to financially support post-secondary education for qualifying seniors or high school graduates attending their first year of college.   Two scholarships are for students pursuing a degree in Education.  The other two scholarships may be awarded to applications pursuing a degree in Education or any other field.  To be eligible, candidates must qualify for Compensatory Education  Programs through their school district.  

Applications must be received by the regional directors.

Regional Director is:

Debbie Chapman

Regional Director 16

7200 I-40 West

Amarillo, TX 79106 


Seaboard Foods Scholarship – Deadline to apply: Jan 31


 Each year Seaboard Foods offers a $1000 scholarship to high school seniors.  Scholarships are awarded for academics, community and school involvement.

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Take Care of Texas Video Contest – Deadline to apply: December 


Waste Management sponsors this contest that provides scholarships up to $2500.  It’s a fun way to learn about the environment and share that knowledge3 with others.  To enter, participants create a 30-second video that shows positive ways to Take Care of Texas like how to keep our air clean, keep our water clean, conserve water, save energy or reduce waste.  There are a total if six winners from all over the state.  


Texas Telephone Association Foundation Scholarship – Deadline to apply: App not updated

Any student who is graduating from a Texas High School in Spring 2021 who is a U.S. citizen, has a 3.0 GPA or higher, and is planning on attending a Texas college or university in Fall 2021 is eligible to apply.


Texas Department of Transportation Scholarships – Deadline to apply: 


The Texas Department of Transportation provides tuition assistance to eligible economically disadvantage students majoring in civil engineering, computer science, management information systems or computer information systems.  Student must be a Texas resident attending or planning to enroll in a four-year Texas public college or university.

 

Texas Engineering Foundation Scholarship – Deadline to apply:

Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, a High School Senior with at least a 3.0 GPA, and have school a 29 in math and 25 in English on the ACT.  He/she must also enroll in an ABET accredited engineering program.

 

Texas Nursery & Landscape Association Education and Research Foundation Scholarship – Deadline to apply: December 


The applicant must be planning on studying programs related to the nursery and landscape industry.  The Foundation Trustees have stressed the importance of having good personal references to accompany the scholarship application form. Completed application with all required attachments must be submitted by December 31st.


Texas Public Health AssociationDeadline to apply: July 

Awarded to students for the purpose of providing financial aid and encouragement to attend the college of their choice for the purpose of pursuing a degree in the field of public health. The number of scholarships to be awarded as well as the dollar amount of scholarship monies available will be announced after the Association’s Spring Quarterly Meeting.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Applicant or immediate family member of applicant must be a TPHA member in good standing for at least one year at the time of application.
  • Scholastic record of not less than a 2.5 average on a 4.0 system.  Transcript of last completed semester or high school transcript must accompany application.
  • Applicants course of study must be applicable to public health employment.  Degree plan or course outline must accompany application.

 

Texas Student Housing Scholarship – Deadline to apply: January


Any student planning to attend college in Austin, College Station, or Denton, Texas.

 

 

The United Methodist General Scholarship – Deadline to apply: 


Choose if you meet the general requirements but are unsure for which program you qualify. May be awarded to undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral students; must be full active members of the UMC for at least 1 year; have a minimum GPA of 2.5+, and are attending any accredited institution within the U.S. Average award: undergrad $500 - $1,000; graduate $1,000 - $2,000. This scholarship is open from January 3- March 1, .

 


DEADLINE HAS ALREADY PASSED FOR THESE SCHOLARSHIPS

 

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