Stratford High School Post Secondary Counselor, Mrs. Shock, is available for any and all assistance in Room 224, pertaining to scholarships, as well as college/university admittance requirements.
Affording College - A Freshmen's Guide For the Future
Micro-Scholarships (start anytime)
Guaranteed Texas Scholarship Programs
Students of Veteran Parents
Be sure to check in Naviance for updated comprehensive listings of scholarships!
The Best Scholarship Search Platforms of 2018 (click here)
*Earn micro scholarships for good grades, playing sports, volunteer work, and participation in clubs and activities beginning in 9th grade! Go to http://www.raise.me and you’ll be able to create your own Raise.me account. It’s free for you and you can earn money for doing everything you’re already doing!
Ways to prepare NOW for scholarships. It is never too early.
Also, check your college website, your parents' employers, and your religious organization, who can also be great resources for scholarships.
10 best scholarship search engines!
Big Future Scholarship Search (College Board)
SCHOLARSHIP COACH EBOOK - GREAT RESOURCE FOR IDEAS FOR SPECIFIC SKILLS AND INTERESTS
Extensive listing of scholarships for minority students from Affordablecolleges.com
International Students' Guide to Scholarships and Navigating the Process of College in the Unites States
Current Live Scholarships - More added each week!
Click here for an easy way to stay organized with all of your scholarship applications!
Click on the month or resource guide listed below for the scholarship listings:
Due August 2018
Due September 2018
Due October 2018
Due November 2018 (REVISED as of Oct. 29, 2018)
Click on the additional scholarship listings:
NEW!! Greater Houston Community Foundation (GHCF) - Due various dates
Forty Acres Scholars Program is Nov. 1, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. CST
Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship - Due Nov. 20, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. CST
NEW!! Take Care of Texas - Due Dec. 14, 2018 before 4:00 p.m. CST - ALL GRADE LEVEL SCHOLARSHIP
GE-Reagan Scholarship Foundation Program - Due Jan. 4, 2019
John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Essay Contest - Due Jan. 18, 2019
The Annual Texas History Essay Scholarship Awards Program - Due Jan. 31, 2019
Texas Student Housing Scholarship Application - Due Jan. 31, 2019
NEW!! Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Scholarship - Due Feb. 4, 2019 at 7:59 p.m. CST
We the Students Essay Contest - Due Feb. 14, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. PT
The Sparkling Ice Flavorful Futures Scholarship - Due Feb. 15, 2019
NEW!! Tommy Tune Scholarships - Due Feb. 19, 2019
Italian Cultural & Community Center - Due Apr. 12, 2019
The MALDEF Scholarship Resource Guide
Click on the additional COLLEGE SPECIFIC scholarship listings:
NEW!! Texas Tech University (Priority Scholarship Application) - Due Dec. 1, 2019
The Collins Scholars Scholarship (Baylor University) - Due Jan. 31, 2019
NEW!! Oklahoma State University for out-of-state students
NEW!! Centenary College of Louisiana