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    Memorial High School

    Scholarship List

     
     
    Name
    Application and On-line application
    Criteria
    Deadline

    "Shout it Out" Scholarship

     $1,500 Award
    Apply Online
    • Legal US Resident
    • 13 years old or older
    • Must enroll in college/university by 2018

    closed

    "Education Matters" Scholarship 

    http://www.unigo.com

    $5,000 Award

    • US Legal Resident
    • Be 13 yrs old or older
    • enroll in a college or university by 2022
    closed
     Baylor University Carr P. Collins Scholars Program
     $28,000 to $88,000 Award
    Apply Online 
    •  be admitted
    • Top 25%
    • Minimum score of 1310 on SAT
    • Texas resident
    closed
     FIRE's "Freedom in Academia" Essay Scholarship Contest
    First Prize $10,000
    Second Prize $$5,000
    Third $1,000
    Runner-up $500
    • high school juniors and seniors
    • watch videos
    • submit essay (800-1000 words)
     closed

    SM Education Foundation Scholarsihp

    http://www.smeef.org

    $2,500 Award
    Applications available in counseling office or online
    • US resident
    • Minimum GPA of 2.0 but 3.0 preferred
    • Major in engineering or engineering technology

    closed

     The Dream Scholarship
     
    $12,500 for tuition on Associate's degree
    $25,000 towards bachelor's degree 
     
    Apply Online 
    • High School senior
    • First time college student
    • Attend one of TheDream partner colleges
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Qualify for DACA or TPS
     
     closed

    Hispanic Scholarship Fund

    http://www.hsf.net

    Apply online
    Awards from $1,000 to $5,000
    • High Schol Senior
    • US Citizen or legal permanent resident
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0

    closed 

    Birthday Mail Campaign Scholarship

    http://www.dosomething.org/scholarships

    Up to $10,000 Award
    • Must complete campaign
    • Minimum GPA of 2.0
    • Community service

    open

     Unigo $10,000 Scholarship   http://www.unigo.com/scholarships 
    • US Legal Resident
    • Be 13 yrs old or older
    • enroll in a college or university by 2018
    closed

    Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship

    Information at http://www.rmhc.org/rmhc-us-scholarships

    • High school senior
    • Legal US resident
    • plan to attend college or university

    closed

    Edgewood Lions Club Scholarship

    Applications and information in the Counseling Office

    • High school female senior
    • Complete application
    • Participate in all phases of Pageant

    closed

    Texas Engineering Foundation

    Awards vary
    • US citizen
    • High senior with GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • Have scored 600 in math, 550 in critical reading, and 500 in writing in SAT
    • Or a 29 in math and a 25 in English in ACT

    closed

    Tuskagee Airmen Scholarship

    http://www.sactai.com
    $1,000 Award
    Applications available in the counseling office and online

    • high school senior
    • GPA of 3.0 or higher
    • complete application and additional required papers

    closed

    Dell Scholars Program

    http://www.dellscholars.org

    Online application
    • US Citizen
    • Minimum GPA of 2.4
    • Financial Need
    • In Upward Bound
    • Planning to enter a bachelor's degree program

    closed

    Mensa Education and Research Foundation Scholarship

    http://www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships

    $300 Awards to $1,000 Awards
    Apply Online
    • Must be attending an accredited U.S. Institution for the 2013-2014 academic year
    • Complete an original essay of 550 words or less

    closed

    Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship

    http://www.gwcf.org

    $1,000 to $5,000 Awards
    • High school seniors
    • US citizen
    • Plan a career to local, state or federal government

    closed

    Create A Greeting Card Scholarship Contest

    http://www.gallerycollection.com

    $10,000 for the Winner and
    $1,000 for the school
    • 14 years old and up
    • Create an original greeting card
    • One application per person

    closed

    Association for Women in Mathematics

    http://sites.google.com/site/awmmath/programs/essay-contest/

    • Grades 6-8 or 9-12
    • Interview a women currently working in a Math field
    • submit essay (500-1000 words)

    closed

     Healthcare Leaders Scholarship
    $1,000 Award
    Apply Online 
    • Be 17 yrs old or older
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Submit 600-1,000 word essay
    • Enrolled in a nursing or medical related program
    closed
    Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship 
    $1,000 Awards
    Apply Online 
    • Be 17 yrs old or older
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Submit 600-1,000 word essay
    • Enrolled in finance, economics or real estate program
     closed

    Texas Student Housing Scholarship

    http://www.texasstudenthousing.net

     Get application online or the counseling office
    • Go to school in Austin, College Station or Denton, Texas
    • High School graduates and college students

    closed

    Texas History Essay Contest

    http://www.srttexas.org

    Awards up to $3,000
    • High School Seniors
    • Essay between 1500 and 2000 words
    • CD copy of essay

    closed

    I Have a Dream Scholarship

    http://www.unigo.com
    $1,000 Award

    • US citizen
    • 13 years of age and older

    closed

     AMS Minority Scholarships
    $6,000 Award over 2 years
    Download application or go to
     Counseling office
    • High school senior
    • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
    • Minority student
    • Pursue careers in atmospheric or related oceanic and hydrologic sciences 
    closed 

    UTSA Terry Scholarship

    http://www.utsa.edu/terryscholars/process.cfm

    Awards vary
    Up to full paid tuition
    • 2017 graduate
    • US citizen or Permanent Resident
    • Strong grades and scores
    • Financial need
    • Unmarried and no children
    • Must live on campus

    closed

    Baumberger Endowment Scholarship

    http://www.baumbergerendowment.com

    Information in Counseling Office 
    • Graduating Senior in Bexar County
    • Been a Texas resident for at least 10 years
    • Minimum score 1000 in SAT (Read & Write) or 22 on the ACT

    closed

    Jackie Robinson Scholarship

    http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/programs.php

    Up to $7,500 a year

    Apply Online
    • Minority, high school senior
    • US Citizen
    • Financial Need
    • Plan to attend a 4 year University or College
    • Minimum score 1000 in SAT (Read & Write) or 22 on the ACT

    closed

     School-wide Speech Essay Scholarship
     Apply Online
    $1,000 Award 
    • At least 16 yrs old
    • US citizen or legal resident 
    • complete application
    • submit essay
    closed

    UTSA Presidential Honors Scholarship

    http://www.utsa.edu/honors

    80 Awards of $1,500 a year
    Apply Online
    • Minimum SAT 1100 (Math & CR) or ACT score 24
    • Must enroll in Honors College
    • Must be Top 10%

    closed

    UTSA Alumni Association Scholarship

    http://www.utsa.edu/alumni

    $2,000 Awards
    Number of Awards available
    Apply Online
    • Must be Top 25% of class
    • Minimum SAT score 900 (Math & CR) or ACT score 20
    • Entering Freshman and current UTSA students

    closed

    Don't Be Trashy Scholarship

    http://www.dosomething.org/scholarships/opportunities

    $2,000 Award
    Apply Online
    • Sign up with dosomething.org
    • Share stats with friends
    • no minimum GPA

    TBA

    Pan American League Scholarship

    2 Female Seniors from Memorial HS
    $1,000 Award
    Counseling Office only
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • 90 % attendance

    TBA

    Peanut Butter & Jam Slam Scholarship

    $7,500 Award
    Apply Online
    • Sign up with dosomething.org
    • Collect at least 10 peanut butter or jam jars
    • no minimum GPA

    TBA

    Lowe's Scholarship

    $2,500 Awards
    Apply Online
    • Must be a high school senior
    • Minimum GPA of 3.25
    • Have leadership activities, community service and/or work experience

    TBA

    Huggable Heroes Scholarship

    http://www.buildabear.com/huggableheroes

    $6,400 Scholarship Award
    • Make a difference in the community
    • Nominate yourself or nominate someone else

    TBA

    Phi Delta Kappa Scholarship

    Applications available in Counseling office

    • Education Major
    • High school seniors

    TBA

    HSF Proctor & Gamble Company Scholarship

    http://www.hsf.net

    $2,500 Award
    Apply Online
    • Be of Hispanic Heritage
    • US citizen or legal permanent resident
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Major in Science, Technology, Enginieering and Mathematics field

    closed

    HSF  Scholarship

    http://www.hsf.net

    $500 to $5,000 Awards
    Apply Online
    • Be of Hispanic Heritage
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Must plan to attend accredited two-year or four-year institution

    closed

    The Next Big Thing Scholarship

    http://www.scholarshipexperts.com

    $1,500 Awards
    Apply Online
    • US students 13 yrs old and older
    • Respond to essay (700 words max)

    TBA

    "Easy College Money" Scholarship

    http://www.cappex.com/scholarships/index.jsp
    $1,000 Award

    • create cappex profile
    • share extra curricular, volunteer and leadership activities

    closed

    City of San Antonio Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Scholarship

    http://www.sanantonio.gov/mlk

    Awards Vary
    Come to the counseling office for more information
    • Graduating senior from Bexar county school
    • Be of good moral character
    • US citizen
    • Provide evidence of scholastic achievement

    closed

    Church's Scholars Program

    http://www.scholarsapply.org/churchsscholars

    $1,000 Awards
    Apply Online
    • Graduating senior from San Antonio
    • Minimum GPA of 2.7
    • US Resident

    closed

    Rising Roadrunner Scholarship

    http://utsa.edu/admissions/undergrad/scholarships

    $1,000 Award
    Apply online or in the Counseling Office
    • Must be incoming UTSA Freshman
    • Must enroll full time
    • Must have FAFSA or TASFA filed by Mar. 15th

    TBA

    Texas Retired Teachers Foundation Scholarship

    http://www.trtf.org

    15 $500 Scholarship Awards
    Applications available online or in counseling office
    • Enroll in a university or college in Texas
    • Be a relative of a member of the Texas Retired Teachers Association
    • Be pursuing a degree in education

    TBA

     Rosie L. Pullin Scholarship
    Awards Vary
    Application available online and counseling office 
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0 
    • Plans to attend accredited post secondary institution
    • Complete application
    closed

    Southwest NAHRO Scholarship

    http://www.swnahro.org

    $100 to $4,000 Award
    Applications available in the Counseling Office
    Available Online
    • High school senior
    • Family must reside or receive direct housing benefits
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • ACT score of 18 or better

    closed

     ACS Scholars Award
     Up to $5,000 Award
    Apply Online 
    • high school senior
    • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Be African-American, Hispanic/Latino, or American Indian
    • planning full-time study in chemically-related field
    closed

    SA YES Foundation Scholarship

    http://www.sayes.org

    Amount varies
    Applications available in Counseling Office
    Available online
    • High school senior
    • 90% attendance
    • Household income less than $40,000

    NA

    Blue Cares San Antonio Police Officers' Association Scholarship

    Up to $6,000 Awards
     
    Applications available in the Counseling Office
    • High school senior
    • Minimum GPA of 85 or 3.3
    • Acceptance letter from accredited college or university

    closed

    San Antonio Women's Hall of Fame Scholarship

    http://www.sawomenshalloffame.org

    Applications available online
    Available in the Counseling Office
    • High school Female seniors
    • Must reside in Bexar county
    • Must enroll in college by fall 2013

    TBA

    June 

    Jodie W. McCarley Scholarship

    Applications Available in the Counseling Office
    Award Varies
    • High school senior
    • Must be pursuing a degree in Kinesiology with teacher certification in P.E. with intent of becoming a coach in women's athletics
    • Texas resident

    TBA

    Texas Nursery & Landscape Association Education and Research Foundation Scholarship

    For more information:
    http://www.tnlaonline.org
    $1,000 Award
    Application in the Counseling Office
    • High school senior
    • Texas Resident
    • Majoring in horticulture, business or related field

    May 1, 2017

     Through the Looking Glass Scholarship
    15 $1,000 Awards
    Applications in the Counseling Office
    • High school senior
    • Planning to attend a 2-yr or 4-yr college
    • Have at least 1 parent with a disability
    closed
     Reliance Retirement Services Scholarship
    $5,200 Award 
     Ask for printed copies in counseling office
    • High school senior
    • 80 or above GPA
    • Attend 2 SAEP college success activities by May 31st (must attend 1 at cafe college)
    closed

    Texas Telephone Association Foundation Scholarship

    http://www.tta.org
    $1,500 Award
    Applications available online and in
    counseling office
    • US citizen
    • High school senior
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0

    closed

     CTAT Scholarship Program
    12 $1,000 Award 
    Applications available online and in counseling office 
    • Have 3 credits in two or more CTE
    • GPA of 71 or better
     TBA
     The Lela and Slough Foundation Scholarship
     
    $5,000 Award
    • US citizen & Texas Resident
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Financial need
    closed

    Project Cleanup Scholarship

    $5,000 Award
    Apply Online
    • complete an anti-littering project
    • submit a quick description
    • No minimum GPA

    closed

    Texas Trial Lawyers Association Scholarship

    Applications available in the Counseling Office

    $1,000 Awards
    • High school senior
    • Financial need
    • Complete application and essay

    closed

    James Bader Scholarship

    Texas Public Works Association

     $1,500 Award
    Applications available in Counseling office
    • Texas Resident for at least 1 year
    • Must enroll full time in an accredited college or univeristy in Texas
    •  Minimum GPA of 3.0

    TBA

     Andy Mireles Charitable Foundation Scholarship
    $1,000 Award
    Apply Online 
    • High school senior
    • Live in Bexar county
    • Complete application 
    closed

    LULAC National Scholarship

    https://www.lnesc.org/lnsf
    $250 to $1,000 Awards
    Applications Available in Counseling Office
    • Must be US citizen
    • Must enroll full time in an accredited college or university
    • Minimum GPA 3.0 or 23 on ACT or 1100 (Reading & Math) on SAT

    closed

    Rey Feo Scholarship

    http://reyfeoscholarship.com

    Apply online at
     
    Check website for more information
    • US citizen
    • High school senior
    • Must enroll full time in an accredited college or university
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Minimum score of 23 on ACT and 970 on SAT (combined verbal and math)

    closed

     Guadalupe Zapata Employee Scholarship
    $2,000 Award
    Applications available in the counseling office 
    • Have a high school diploma (high school senior)
    • Enrolled in a business or operations related program at a college/university
    • Complete application
    closed 
     Fuller-Shelby Student Scholarship $2,000 Award
    Applications available in the counseling office 
    • High school senior
    • Enrolled in a in an accredited college/university
    • Complete application
    closed 
    Believe It Foundation Scholarship 
    Two $2,500 Award
    Applications available in Counseling Office
    • Must have a significant physical challenge and may or may not use a wheelchair for mobility
    • Must have 3.0 GPA
    • Financial need
    • Legal resident of the United States
     closed

    American Fire Sprinkler Association Scholarship

    http://www.afsascholarship.org

    $2,000 Award
    • US citizen or legal resident
    • Must enroll in a college/university by Fall 2017
    • Must show financial need

    Apr. 7, 2017

     LendEDU Scholarship
    Apply Online 
     
    • High school senior
    • U.S. Citizen
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5 
    Apr. 15, 2017 
     ExxonMobil LNESC Scholarship
     $20,000 Award
     Apply Online
    • High school senior
    • Hispanic student accepted in full-time engineering program at accredited college/university
    • Minimum GPA of 3.5
    • Score at least a 29 on the ACT or at least a 1350 on SAT
    • U.S. citizen or legal right to work in U.S. 
    Apr. 15, 2017 
     Edgewood Education Foundation Scholarship
    Three $1,500 Award
    Applications available in the counseling office 
    • MHS senior
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Must attend an accredited 2 or 4 yr college/university
    May 3, 2017

    ETS San Antonio Scholarship Program

    Apply Online

    $1,000 Award
    • High school senior
    • Full time enrollment at an accredit college in the fall
    • Financial Need

    closed

    San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind Emma Freeman Memorial Scholarship

    http://www.salighthouse.org

    Awards from $500 to $4000
    Applications available in the Counseling Office
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Ophtalmological report documenting legal blindness
    • Proof of residency in Texas

    TBA

    Edgewood Council of PTA Scholarship

    $1,000 Awards
    Applications available online or in Counseling office
    • High school senior
    • Attended 4 years at Kennedy or Memorial High School
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5

    Apr. 13, 2017

    Southern Texas PGA Foundation Scholarship

    http://www.stpga.com

    Awards vary from $1,000 to $7,500
    Applications available online or in Counseling office
    • High School seniors
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Must prove financial need
    • More information in application

    closed

    Mexican American Bar Association Scholarship

    $1,000 Awards
    Applications in Counseling office
    • US citizen or legal resident (Hispanic)
    • High school senior
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0

    Apr. 14, 2017

     Jose Antonio Navarro Distinguished Student Scholarship
    $1,500 Award
    Apply Online or Counseling Office 
    Jose Navarro JAN Application
    • High school senior 
    • US citizen or legal resident
    • Must attend luncheon in May
    • Proof of Enrollment 
    May 1, 2017
    Actuarial Diversity Scholarship 
     
     $1,000 Award
    Apply Online
     
    • High school senior
    • Minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Intent on a career in actuarial profession
    • Minimum math score of 28 on ACT or 600 in SAT
    • Must have at least 1 birth parent who is a minority
    • Will attend college full-time
    May 1, 2017 

    Edgewood Class of 66 Scholarship

    Applications in Counseling office

    • Memorial or Kennedy senior
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5

    TBA

    SARR John Delgado Memorial Scholarship

    $1,000 Award
    Information available in Counseling office
    • High school senior
    • Have participated in track and field or cross country
    • Have a rec letter from Coach

    Apr. 15, 2017

    Texas Builders Foundation Scholarship 
     Awards Vary
     
    • High School Senior
    • Must enroll in fall semester in a Texas school
    • Pursue a building trade certification
     Apr. 28, 2017

    San Antonio Republican Women

    $1,000 Awards

    Applications available in Counseling office
    • US citizen and reside in Bexar county
    • Have strong commitment to the Republican Party philosophy

    closed

     San Antonio A&M Club Foundation Scholarship
    $1,000 Award per year
    • High school senior in Bexar county
    • Unconditionally admitted to Texas A&M University
    • Financial Need
     closed

    Insurance Women of San Antonio Scholarship

    http://www.iwsatx.com
    Awards Vary
    Applicaitons available in the Counseling Office
    • Must be US Citizen and Texas Resident
    • Minimum GPA 3.0
    • Attend a Texas College or University
    • Business Major (related field)

    Apr. 15, 2017

    Compadres for Scholarships

    $1,000 Award
    Applications available in the Counseling Office
    • Must be a US citizen or legal resident
    • Must be a senior
    • Must have 90% attendance (all 4 years)
    • Sign Pledge to Succeed
    • Must attend Memorial Day Ceremony

    Apr. 14, 2017

    Edgewood District Veteran's Scholarship

    Five $1,000 Award 

    One full tuition scholarship to student perusing Associate of Applied Science Degree 
     
    Applications available in the Counseling Office
    • High school senior
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Must enroll in 2 yr college 4 yr university or vocational-technical fully accredited institution

    TBA

     Psi Alpha Chapter Omega Psi Phi Scholarship
    Awards Vary 
    Application available in Counseling Office
    • High school senior
    • Must attend accredited college/university 
     closed

    HAI Group STARS Scholarship

    $2,500 Award
    Apply Online
    • High school senior or College student
    • Minimum GPA of 2.0
    • Member or housing authority & Housing Authority Insurance, Inc.
    • US Citizen

    TBA

    Alamo Area Alliance of Black School Educators Scholarship

    Awards Vary

    Applications available in the Counseling office
    • Must be US Citizen or legal permanent resident
    • High school senior
    • Minimum Grade Average of 85
    • Must have financial need

    closed

    University of Texas at San Antonio Access College and Excel Scholar Program

    http://www.utsa.edu/trcss/downtown

    $2,000 scholarship awards
    Applications available in the Counseling Office or online
    • High school senior with 2.5 GPA and 80% attendance
    • Involved in extracurricular avtivities
    • Must be accepted in "Good Standing" at UTSA

    TBA

    Education Investment Foundation Scholarship

    http://www.saha.org/index.php/about-saha/education-investment-foundation

    Up to $1,5000 Award
    Applications Available in the Counseling Office
    Available Online
    • High school senior
    • Recipient of SAHA programs (HCV, PH, NP)
    • Minimum GPA of 2.0

    May 19, 2017

    A Voice For Animals Contest

    http://www.hennet.org/contest.php

    Awards Vary
    Apply Online
    • Must be in high school (Under 19 years old)
    • Establish a new project or become involved in an existing project which addresses the mistreatment of one animal or one cause of animal suffering

    Apr. 10, 2017

     Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Scholarship
     Awards vary
    •  Have competed at UIL Academic State Meet or TSSEC Outstanding soloist
    • Minimum GPA of 2.5
    • Plan to attend accredited college or university in Texas
    • Must have taken SAT or ACT
     May 12, 2017
     San Antonio Grade Potential Scholarship
    $1,000 Award 
    • San Antonio Student
    • Write Essay 300-1,000 words
    • Email entry by deadline  
    May 15, 2017 

    TADC Urban Scholarship Fund

    http://www.txadc.org

    $700 to $2,000 Awards
    Applications available in Counseling Office
    and Online
    • High school graduate (2013)
    • Must be US citizen and Texas resident
    • Or Permanent Resident
    • EFC up to and not exceeding 0050

    Jul. 10, 2017

    San Antonio Education Partnership Incentive Scholarship

    Awards vary
    Applications available in counseling office
    and in the college center
    • Meet all requirements of SAEP scholarship
    • Attend local San Antonio College/University in the Fall 2013
    • Complete 3 college transition workshops at Cafe College

    closed

    Creative Outlook Cover Contest

     http://www.creative-outlook.com

    $250 Award
    More information online
    • Create the cover
    • All information online   

    TBA

     Desk and Derrick Club of San Antonio


     http://saddc.org 

     More information online
     
    •  minimum 3.0 GPA
    • for seniors

     TBA


    Horse Sense Street Smarts Essay Contest 
     $1,000 Award
    More information online 
    • Ages 18-22 
    • Read book or quotes from book Horse Sense. Street Smarts.
    • Choose 2 quotes and write an essay 400 words or less for each quote
    • Rewrite one of the quotes in your own words
    • Submit all essays
    Jun. 22, 2017 
     Aspiring Nurse Scholarship
    $1,000 Award 
    Apply Online 
    • high school senior
    • good academic standing
    • interesting in nursing
    • complete application 
    Jun. 30, 2017 

     

     

    Scholarships and Financial Aid Sites
    https://www.studentscholarships.org
     

     

     

     

     

Last Modified on April 10, 2017