O’Donnell High School Scholarship Listing
SCHOLARSHIPS – Last updated on April 26, 2017
(Sorted by Month of Due Date)
Note: THIS IS ALWAYS A WORK IN PROGRESS. Please check other resources for additional scholarship opportunities. Thank you, Mrs. White
General $$$ News by College or Organization
Angelo State University
Priority Deadline: March 2017
Texas Tech UniversityDeadline: March 15, 2017
Horatio Alger Scholarship… Must be a graduating senior planning to complete a bachelor’s degree, have $55,000 or lower adjusted gross income, have a minimum GA of 2.0. Visit https://scholars.horatioalger.org/ Deadline: October 25, 2017
Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, Inc…http://www.coca-colascholars.org/Deadline: October 31, 2017
Burger King Scholars Program…Created in memory of BURGER KING co-founder James W. McLamore, the BURGER KING Scholars program has awarded more than $20 million in scholarships to high school students, BURGER KING® employees and their children across the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. These scholarships are for $1,000 each. Deadline: December 15, 2017
GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program… This scholarship program annually awards roughly 20 college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenships with $10,000 renewable scholarships. Go to www.reaganfoundation.org/scholarships. Deadline: January 8, 2017
Texas Engineering Foundation Scholarship…Deadline: January 9, 2017
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) U.S. Scholarship Program… http://www.rmhc.org/rmhc-us-scholarshipshttps://aim.applyists.net/RMHCJanuary 15, 2017
Texas Student Housing…Deadline: January 31, 2017
America's Farmers... America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, is giving $1500 scholarships to students in an ag-related field of study. Go to www.ffa.org/scholarships. Deadline: February 1, 2017
AXA Achievement Scholarship… Students have the opportunity to receive a $2,500, $10,000 or $25,000 scholarship. In addition, for every student who wins a scholarship, a grant in the amount of $1,000 will be made to the winner’s school.www.axa-achievement.com. Until 10,000 applications are received
KFC Colonel’s Scholars Program…Applicants must be high school seniors who are enrolling in a public college or university within their state of residence and pursuing a bachelor's degree. They must also have a GPA of 2.75 or higher and demonstrate financial need. The award is up to $5,000 per year and renewable for up to four years. To renew the scholarship, recipients must maintain a 2.75 minimum GPA, take a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester and during the second year of funding work an average of 10 hours per week. http://kfcfoundation.org/February 2017
Lyntegar Electric Co-Op... Lyntegar Electric is awarding scholarships to graduating seniors who reside in the home of a Lyntegar Electric Cooperative,Inc.member. This local scholarship is due MARCH 31. The are also offering access to the Golden Spread Memorial Scholarship, a $2000 scholarship for entering freshman. This deadline is MARCH 1. Click HERE for letter and application. You can also access the application and guidelines at www.lyntegar.coop. Deadline: March 1 and March 31, 2017
Eligibility Requirements for Poka Lambro:
Eligibility Requirements for Foundation for Rural Service:
Texas Farm Bureau... Our district of the Texas Farm Bureau is offering three scholarships of $1000 each, as well as a $1200 scholarships awarded to the top student from the district. This is awarded based on academic achievement and the completion of a project that promotes agriculture, probably through 4H or FFA, such as judging, stock shows, or speaking contests. There is also a Young Farmer and Rancher Scholarship valued at $1000 for a student pursuing a career in agriculture. Must be a member of the Farm Bureau Family. Click HERE for the application and guidelines. Texas Farm Bureau also offers three other scholarships at http://texasfarmbureau.org/youth/youth-opportunities. Deadline: March 1, 2017
TxDOT Conditional Grant Program… Deadline: March 1, 2017
Texas Lyceum Leadership Scholarship…http://www.texaslyceum.org/scholarshipsDeadline: March 2018
Texas Telephone Association Foundation…www.tta.orgDeadline to Mrs. White: March 9, 2017
Great Clips Scholarships for Cosmetology… Great Clips Salons is offering scholarships from $250-$1500 each for high school students who are interested in pursuing a cosmetology career. This is also available to current cosmetology school students. Go to www.greatclipscareers.com/scholarships to apply. Deadline: March 31, 2017
Charles, Lela and Mary Slough Foundation Scholarship… The Charles, Lela and Mary Slough Foundation Scholarship was established to help needy Texas students attend college.The Slough Scholarship awards up to $5,000 per year ($2,500 per Fall and Spring semesters) for a total of 5 years or the completion of a Bachelor’s Degree, or a total accumulation of 136 semester hours or 36 credits, whichever comes first. Smaller amounts may be awarded on a one-time basis with no guarantee of future awards. www.midland.edu/slough Deadline: April 1, 2017
Capital Farm Credit--Lubbock Office... Capital Farm Credit--Lubbock is offering two $1,000 scholarships to two deserving high school seniors from a Lubbock, Lynn, Garza or Crosby County High School. 2) Must have a "B" average 3) Parents and/or grandparents are current members of Capital Farm Credit. Click HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: Applications must be RECEIVED BY April 14, 2017.
Brooke Parker Foundation Scholarship... The Brooke Parker Foundation is meant to be a lasting tribute to Brooke who was killed in a head on collision by a wrong way drunk driver on 11/7/2016. She lived a vibrant life and was a strong influence on those that knew and loved her. God was a daily part of her life and she lived her days with passion and joy. Brooke was an over achiever and worked hard at athletics and scholastics and showed determination and grit often surpassing her natural given talents. She served proudly as athletic trainer at Lubbock Cooper Schools.
This scholarship is intended to be given to a deserving individual who will go forward in the community, make in difference in the world around them, and ease the financial burden of a college education. Click HERE for application.
The scholarship will be for $2500.00 and will be paid according to the following:
Capital Farm Credit--Lamesa Office... Capital Farm Credit--Lamesa is offering one $1000 scholarship to a deserving high school senior. Eligibility requirements are as follows: 1) Must be a resident of Andrews, Borden, Crane, Dawson, Ector, Gaines, Glasscock, Howard, Martin, Midland, Upton or Winkler County 2) Must have a "B" average 3) Parents and/or grandparents are current members of Capital Farm Credit. Clik HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: Applications must be RECEIVED BY April 15, 2017
Lynn County Abstract and Title, Inc... The scholarship recipient will receive a one-time scholarship award in the amount of $500. Click HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: Turn in to Mrs. White by April 19, 2017
Masonic Lodge #1187 in O'Donnell... This is a local scholarship open to all O'Donnell High School seniors. Click HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: April 26, 2017
Austin Gass Memorial Scholarship... This is a local scholarship open to all O'Donnell High School seniors. Click HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: Turn in to Mrs. White by April 19, 2017.
Wells Farmer's COOP... This is a local scholarship open to all O'Donnell High School seniors. Click HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: Turn in to Mrs. White by April 27, 2017.
Texas Builders Foundation... The Texas Builders Foundation is offering scholarships with the following eligibility guidelines: Must pursue a building trade certification; construction science, management, engineering or related degree; and plan to enter the construction workforce upon graduation for college. Click HERE for information and the application. Deadline: Applications due by April 28, 2017.
O'Donnell Volunteer Fire Department... The O’Donnell Volunteer Fire Department has decided to offer a much-appreciated, new scholarship to O’Donnell seniors who plan to enter a field related to firefighting, EMS/EMT, or medicine. Click HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: Turn in to Mrs. White by May 3, 2017.
Robyn Williams Memorial Scholarship... This is a local scholarship open to all O'Donnell High School seniors. Click HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: Turn in to Mrs. White by May 3, 2017.
Texas Hospitality Association... Any artists out there? The Texas Hospitality Association is offering $10,000 in scholarships to graduating seniors who: design a poster to be used in the fight against underage drinking that will be used for a billboard! You can go to www.texashospitalityassociation.com for more information or click HERE for the information sheet. Deadline: May 5, 2017
Hopkins "Spirit" Scholarship...
$1000 Hopkins “Spirit” Scholarship available only to O’Donnell students...
Glenn Hopkins devoted thirty-one years of his life to the students of O’Donnell ISD and the community of O’Donnell. The Hopkins “Spirit” Scholarship is awarded by Donna Hopkins to perpetuate the “spirit” Mr. Hopkins inspired and treasured in students who exemplified a dedication to scholarship, loyalty, and pride in both academics and extracurricular activities. Click HERE for a copy of the application. Deadline: Turn in to Mrs. White by May 9, 2017
Angelo State University UIL Scholarship... ASU has recently established this scholarship for student from UIL Region 2, Conference 1A, which INCLUDES O'Donnell. If you plan to attend ASU, don't miss out on this opportunity! How to apply? Click HERE for exact directions on how to apply. Deadline: May 30, 2017.