Financial Aid & Scholarship Information
- Howard Payne University Heart of Texas Scholarship Program -- $60,000 over 4 years
Open to students who are graduates of high schools in the Heart of Texas area, meet unconditional admission requirements, and enroll full-time in the fall and spring semesters. For more information, visit www.hputx.edu/campus-offices/admissions/heart-of-texas-scholarship/.
- Hardin-Simmons University Big Country Scholarship -- $40,000 over 4 years
Open to students who graduate from public or private high schools or homeschools in Big Country counties. For more information, visit www.hsutx.edu/bcscholarship
- Tulsa Welding School Scholarships -- application due dates vary
TWS offers scholarships to quality people within the welding, pipefitting, and electro-mechanical technologies fields. For information, visit www.weldingschool.com/financial-aid/scholarships
Early Middle School PTC Scholarship -- application due May 1, 2017
Available to a graduating senior attending Early High School. Click here for application and information.
West Texas Friends of NRA Scholarship -- application due May 5, 2017
Click here for information and application.
Early Athletic Booster Club Scholarship -- application due May 12, 2017
Available to graduating seniors who have participated in EHS athletics. Click here for information and application.
Ozarka "Every Drop Counts" Earth Science Scholarship -- application due May 26, 2017
Available to students who have plans to pursue higher education in the Earth/Environmental Sciences at an accredited four-year college or university. Click here for information and application.
Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship -- application due June 1, 2017
This $1000 scholarship will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college. For information and application, visit www.animationcareerreview.com/animationcareerreviewcom-aspiring-animation-professional-scholarship-program .
Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship -- application due June 1, 2017
This $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college. For more information and application, visit www.onlinembareport.com/ombar-aspiring-business-professional-scholarship-program .
Aspiring Nurse Scholarship -- application due June 30, 2017
This scholarship competition is open to all U.S. high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. For more information and to apply, visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2017-aspiring-nurse-scholarship .
- Seniors: If you are applying to one of the following institutes, please see Mrs. Bearden for scholarship opportunities:
- Clarkson University
- Drexel University
- Johnson & Wales University
- Merrimack College
- Rochester Institute of Technology
- State University of New York Oswego
- The University of Toledo
- University of Massachusetts Lowell
- Wentworth Institute of Technology
- University of Cincinnati
Financial Aid & Scholarship Search Sites
Visit these sites for help with financial aid for post-secondary school and training.
www.fafsa.gov - Helps your student to receive grants, helps to get them in the work-study program, and student loans
FAFSA TIPS - Tips and tricks to help navigate FAFSA
studentaid.ed.gov - Federal student aid information from the US Office of Education
studentaid.ed.gov/sites/default/files/federal-student-aid-info-online.pdf - An organized list of student aid resources
financialaidtoolkit.ed.gov/tk - The Financial Aid Toolkit provides federal student aid information tools and resources
www.AIE.org/pay-for-college - Resources to help students and families plan and prepare for college, learn the basics of money management, and repay federal student loans
www.billraskob.org – Interest-free loans
www.everychanceeverytexan.org - Founded by Susan Combs
www.everychanceeverytexan.org/funding/aid/faidalpha.php - List of Texas Scholarships
www.nerdwallet.com - List of more Texas Scholarships
scholarships.com - Search for scholarships
studentscholarships.org - Nationwide scholarship database
cappex.com - Search for scholarships and schools
www.goodcall.com/scholarships/search - Directory of scholarships
www.fastweb.com - FastWeb Scholarship Database Search
www.myscholly.com - Scholly Scholarship Database Search
www.onlinecolleges.net/texas/#scholarships - Database of scholarships for Online degree programs