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Latest Scholarship Opportunities

The Financial Aid Office reminds students and parents that scholarship opportunities may change from time to time. It is a good idea to check this list periodically to see if there is something of interest and to be advised on upcoming deadlines. The majority of these scholarship are funded by private organizations not affiliated with UTB. Important contact information, frequently asked questions, and application requirements may be available in the URL provided.

ScholarshipMajorGPACitizenshipClassificationEnrollmentAward AmountDeadlineWebsite
$2,000 No Essay College ScholarshipAllN/ALegal residents of the U.S.ALLN/A$2,
Ayn Rand Essay ContestsAllN/AN/AALLN/
Coast Guard College Student Pre-Commissioning InitiativeAll2.50U.S. CitizenSophmore or JuniorN/
College is Power ScholarshipAllN/AU.S. Citizen or legal permanent residentALLFull-time or Part-time$1,
College JumpStart Scholarship ProgramAllN/AU.S. Citizen or legal permanent residentALLN/
Common Knowledge Scholarships-Based on What You KnowAllN/AN/AALLN/
The Gen and Kelly Tanabe ScholarshipAllN/ALegal residents of the U.S.ALLN/A$1,
Gilman Scholarship Program for Study AbroadAllU.S. Citizens
Hazing Awareness ScholarshipAll2.00N/ACurrently enrolledN/A$
National Merit Scholarship CorporationAllN/AN/AALLN/
National Society of Professional Engineers Fellowship ScholarshipsEngineeringN/AN/AGraduateN/
Return 2 CollegeAllN/AN/AALLN/A$1,
Ron Brown Scholar ProgramAllN/AU.S. Citizen or hold a permanent resident visa cardHigh School SeniorsN/A$10,000
Scholarship Experts Essay ScholarshipsAllN/ALegal residents of the U.S.ALLN/
The Abacus Scholarship (***Check Bonus as well***)AllN/AN/AALLHalf-time$1,
TG's Milton G. Wright ScholarshipAllN/AU.S. Citizen or legal permanent residentHS student, HS graduate, and College studentHalf-time$
UTB Young Alumni ScholarshipAll2.50U.S. Citizen or legal permanent residentFreshman or
Alumni Assocation EndowmentAll3.00U.S. Citizen or legal permanent residentJunior, Senior or GraduateLess than
Blind/Deaf Student Exemption ProgramAllN/ATexas ResidentALLN/AAll dues, fees, and enrollment charges whatsoever for which exempptions may be lawfully made.No
Army ROTC ScholarshipsAllN/AN/AALLN/AVariesNo
Elks National Foundation ScholarshipAllN/AN/AUndergraduateN/AN/ANo ScholarshipAllN/AN/AALLN/AVariesNo
Gloria and Joseph National Scholarship Fund for Migrant ChildrenAllN/AN/AALLN/A$150 - $500No
Lucky Draw ScholarshipAllN/AN/AALLN/A$250.00No
Scholarships for Cancer Survivors - High Plains DivisionAll2.00Legal resident of Guam, Hawaii, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, or TexasHS Senior or attending collegeN/Aup to $1,000No
Campus Explorer Exclusive ScholarshipAllN/ALegal resdients of the U. S. and the District of ColumbiaALLN/Amonthly $1,000No
GP LSAT Prep-ScholarshipsLawN/AN/Acurrently enrolledN/A$1,
La Unidad Latina FoundationAll2.80N/AUndergraduate or Graduate N/
B. Davis Scholarship AllN/AN/AHS Junior, HS Senior, or attending college N/A$1,000.005/14/
Abbott & Fenner Scholarship AllN/AN/AHigh School Juniors and Seniors or students currently enrolled in any accredited secondary institutionN/A$1,000.006/14/2014
Alpha Delta Kappa ScholarshipEducation3.00N/AJunior or SeniorN/A$500.004/17/2014
CHCI ScholarshipAllN/AU.S. Citizens or Permanent ResidentsAllFull-timeVaries4/16/2014
Security First Credit Union ScholarshipAllN/AN/ARGV high school graduating senior in 2014 or currently enrolled in universityN/A$2,000.004/25/2014
Abercrombie & Fitch Future Leaders ScholarshipBusiness3.00U.S. Citizen or Permanent ResidentSophmore, Junior, or SeniorFull-time$1,000.005/30/2014!abercrombie--fitch/c1qa
Tilf ScholarshipsAll2.50N/AHigh School SeniorsFull-timeVaries5/30/2014
Fifth Month ScholarshipAllN/AU.S residentALLN/A$1,500.005/31/2014
Barbara Jordan Memorial ScholarshipAllN/AN/AJunior, Senior or GraduateN/A$1,500.006/2/2014
BigSun ScholarshipAllN/AN/AHS SeniorN/A$500.006/20/2014
Technology for Tuition ScholarshipAll2.50N/AAllFull-time$1,000.006/22/2014
BBG Communications ScholarshipAll2.50U.S or Canada ResidentAllN/A$1,000.006/30/2014
Do-Over ScholarshipAllN/AU.S CitizensAllN/A$1,500.006/30/2014
Make Me Laugh ScholarshipAllN/AU.S CitizensAllN/A$1,500.008/31/2014
Shout it OutAllN/AU.S CitizensAllN/A$1,500.009/30/2014
AES ScholarshipAllN/AN/AAllN/A$500.0010/6/2014
La Unidad Latina Foundation All2.80U.S residentAllFull-timeVaries10/15/2014
Carrington Dental Centre ScholarshipAllN/AU.S or Canada ResidentAllN/A$500.0010/30/2014
Education Matters $5K Scholarship 2013AllN/AU.S residentAllN/A$5,000.0011/30/2014
Top Ten List Scholarship 2014AllN/AU.S residentAllN/A$1,500.0012/31/2014
AfterCollege Engineering Student ScholarshipAll3.00N/AAllN/A$500.003/31/2015
Jan Egerton and Don Smitley Mesothelioma ScholarshipAllN/AN/AUndergraduate or Graduate N/A$100.00 - $5,000.0010/7/2014
ADT Protect Your Home ScholarshipAllN/AN/AAllN/A$500.0012/31/2014
Tita R. Payan ScholarshipBusiness3.00U.S CitizensJunior or SeniorFull-time$1,000.006/20/2014
CoachUp ScholarshipStudent AthletesN/AN/AHS Senior or attending collegeN/A$2,500.005/6/2014
TADC Urban Scholarship FundAllN/AU.S. Citizens or Permanent ResidentsHS Senior or UndergraduateFull-time$1,000.007/7/2014
Cameron County Mental Health Task Force ScholarshipPsychology, Sociology, Social Work, Rehabilitative Services, Nursing or a degree related to mental health.3.00N/AHigh School SeniorsHalf-time$1,000.004/25/2014
Cameron County Mental Health Task Force ScholarshipPsychology, Guidance & Counseling, School Psychology, Special Education, Nursing, Social Work or a degree related to mental health.3.00N/AGraduateHalf-time$1,000.006/1/2014
Nursing School ScholarshipNursingN/AN/AAllN/A$1,000.0008/31/2014
NAHN Nursing ScholarshipNursing3.00N/AAllN/AVaries5/23/2014
MillerCoors National Scholarship Business & Communication3.00U.S. Citizens or Permanent ResidentsJunior or SeniorFull-time$3,000.005/30/2014!scholarships/crij
MillerCoors Engineering & Science ScholarshipEngineering & Science3.00U.S. Citizens or Permanent ResidentsJunior or SeniorFull-time$3,000.005/30/2014
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