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
Darrell Gosnell Memorial Scholarship -- application due April 7, 2017
Scholarship opportunity for an EHS senior athlete. Click here for more information and application.
LendEdu Scholarship -- application due April 15, 2017
At LendEDU, we stress the importance of using financial aid and scholarships before student loans. To apply for the LendEDU Scholarship, you must answer this simple question in 750 words or less: "With college becoming more expensive, securing a good job after graduation is crucial. How will you consider your future earning potential in choosing a major, while still pursuing something that interests you?". For more information, visit lendedu.com/blog/scholarship-application .
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.
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