4-H OPPORTUNITY SCHOLARSHIPS
The Texas 4-H Youth Development Foundation, Inc.
4180 State Highway 6 S
College Station, Texas 77845
The Opportunity Scholarship Program is an academically-competitive program in which a scholar’s academic achievement and their 4-H experience are highly valued. To apply for a Texas 4-H and Youth Development Opportunity Scholarship, an applicant must, as a minimum:
- Have made formal application to enroll with intent to attend a Texas college or university and have met the entrance requirements for that college or university
- Be actively participating in 4-H
- Be a Texas resident
- Have successfully obtained the minimum test results for either the Baccalaureate Scholarship Program or the Technical Certification Scholarship Program, as outlined at the website.
- Plan to attend a Texas College or University
Courageous Heart Scholarships are awarded to members who have maintained an active 4-H career in spite of unforeseen obstacles related to their medical/health, family, and/or educational situation. See website for eligibility, nomination requirements and application deadlines. The minimum scholarship is $1,000.
Deadline: February (apply through local County Extension Agent).
APS SCHOLARSHIP FOR MINORITY UNDERGRADUATE PHYSICS MAJORS
APS Minorities Scholarship Program
The American Physical Society
One Physics, Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740-3232
This scholarship program is open to any African-American, Hispanic-American, or Native-American U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident who is majoring or plans to major in physics. Applicant must be a high school senior, or college freshman or sophomore. Students and prospective students from all U.S. colleges and universities are eligible to apply for this scholarship. Applicants are required to take the SAT or ACT and submit scores results in addition to submitting other required application items. Recipients will also be matched with an accomplished physicist as a mentor. Applications are available in early November.
Deadline for receipt of the completed application packet: First Friday in Februar
TEXAS RESTAURANT ASSOCATION FOR FOOD SERVICE SCHOLARSHIPS
Texas Restaurant Association
W. Price Jr. Memorial Scholarship
P.O. Box 1429
Austin, Texas 78767-1429
Scholarship of $2,000 is available for Texas residents only, and is awarded to graduating high school students attending a post-secondary culinary program. Visit website above for more information and to download application.
Deadline: February 1, 2015
NATIONAL SOCIETY DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Committee Services Office
1776 D Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006-5303
www.dar.org or www.tsdar.org
State DAR Organizations and local DAR Chapters have their own scholar-ship programs. For information, interested students should contact the State Chairman of the Scholarship Committee in the state where the student resides. The name and address of the State Chairman should be available through local DAR contacts or the Office of the Committees at the above address.
Listed below you will find scholarships awarded annually by the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. A separate Application must be submitted for each scholarship.
Mail completed DAR Scholarship Committee Application forms to:
National Chairman, DAR Scholarship Committee
1910 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104-2640
(This address is correct for the 2014-2015 administration.) DO NOT USE THIS ADDRESS FOR THE DAR AMERICAN INDIAN SCHOLARSHIP.
General Information: All applicants must be U.S. citizens and plan to attend an accredited college or university in the United States. ALL REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A SELF-ADDRESSED STAMPED ENVELOPE.
- Dr. Aura-Lee A. and James Hobbs Pittenger American History Scholarship
- Lillian and Arthur Dunn Scholarship
- The Margaret Howard Hamilton Scholarship
- DAR American Indian Scholarship
Deadline: February 15, 2015