Horatio Alger Association Scholarship

The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist student who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to purse a college education, and a desire to contribute to society.

Deadline:  October 25, 2018

You will find a list of Scholarship Programs that will give out more than 1 million dollars to students in the 2018-2019 school year.

Deadline: Varies per scholarship


Voice of Democracy

A national patriotic speech writing competition open to 9-12th grade students.  To enter the competition a student records a short, 3-5 minute speech expressing their interpretation of the assigned patriotic theme.  Contact:  Sinton VFW Post 12160, James Breaux, 361-701-2082 or Veterans of Foreign Wars, 406 W. 34th St., Kansas City, Mo. 64111

Deadline:  October 31, 2018


Gates Scholarship

The Gates Scholarship is a highly selective, full scholarship for exceptional, Pell-eligible, minority, high school seniors. Starting in 2018, the scholarship will be awarded to 300 top student leaders each year with the intent of promoting their academic excellence through college graduation, and providing them the opportunity to reach their full potential.

To apply, students must be:

  • A high school senior
  • From at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American
  • Pell-eligible
  • A US citizen, national, or permanent resident
  • In good academic standing with a minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)

Additionally, a student must plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US accredited, not-for-profit, private or public college or university.

Deadline: September 18, 2018


2019 Prudential Spirit of Community Award

To be eligible, you must:

  • be in grades 5-12 as of November 6
  • be a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C.
  • have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred during the 12 months prior to the date of the application
  • submit a completed application to a school or the head of an official designated local organization by November 6.

Deadline:  November 6, 2018


Match the Promise Scholarship


Applicants must meet the following criteria to apply for the Match the Promise program:

  • Student must be a beneficiary of a Texas Tuition Promise Fund® account.
  • Student must be a Texas resident and a dependent [1] for tax purposes of a Texas resident.
  • Student must be in grade five through nine at the time of application.
  • Student must have a family income [2] of $100,000 or less.
Deadline:  December 31, 2018
Scholarship Criteria:

Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted.

Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.

You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.

Deadline: October 6, 2018


Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers

The Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers is available to prospective teachers who are currently in, or plan to enter, an eligible teacher preparation program at a Raising Texas Teachers partner university. Aspiring Teachers can apply in the fall of any year between their senior year of high school and junior year of college. See below for the lists of eligible programs at each university.

To be eligible for the scholarship, students must be committed to teaching in a majority-economically disadvantaged school or in a shortage subject area (in a school where more than 50% of students are eligible for free or reduced lunch, or as a math, science, bilingual, or special education teacher) in a Texas public school. Preference is given to Texas residents.

Deadline: Varies per  partner universities.  See website


The Rice Investment

Full tuition scholarships and grants will be offered to students from middle-income families under a new financial aid plan titled The Rice Investment. Under The Rice Investment program, full tuition scholarships will be awarded to degree-seeking undergraduates with family incomes between $65,000 and $130,000 who are eligible to receive need-based financial aid. In addition, students with family incomes between $130,000 and $200,000 will receive scholarships covering at least half of their tuition. Support for students from low-income families will also be significantly enhanced under the program, and students with family incomes below $65,000 will receive grant aid covering not only their full tuition, but also all of their mandatory fees and room and board.

Deadline:  See website


DAR Good Citizens Program and Scholarship Contest

The DAR Good Citizens program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship.  The program is open to all senior class students enrolled in accredited public or private secondary schools that are in good standing with their state boards of education.  United States citizenship is not required.  The student selected as the school’s DAR Good Citizen must have the qualities of dependability (which includes truthfulness, loyalty, and punctuality); service (which includes cooperation, courtesy, and consideration of others); leadership (which includes personality, self-control, and ability to assume responsibility); and patriotism (which includes unselfish interest in family, school, community and nation) to an outstanding degree.

Sign up in the Counselors’ office if you have demonstrated, in an outstanding way, these qualities of a good citizen.

Deadline: October 31, 2018


Texas Student Housing Scholarship

Eligibility:  TSHA Scholarships are available to Texas High School graduating seniors, Community College attendees, and university upper classmen who have previously graduated from a Texas High School.

Scholarships for academic year 2019-2020 will be limited to students who will be attending college in Austin, College Station, or Denton, Texas.

Deadline:  January 31, 2019


Texas State University Competitive Scholarships

Students who will be attending Texas State University can apply through Bobcat Online Scholarship System (BOSS).  The 2019-2020 scholarship application is now available.

Deadlne:  See website


Dell Scholars Scholarship

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Participate in a program-approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12
  • Demonstrate a need for financial assistance
  • Plan to enroll full-time at an accredited higher education institution in the pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in the fall directly following high school graduation.
  • Earn a minimum of a 2.4 GPA
  • Be eligible to receive a federal Pell Grant in first year of college
  • Be on tract to graduate from an accredited high school in the current academic year

Deadline:  December 1, 2018


2019 AgStudent of the Month & Marsha Martin Scholarship


All qualified applicants will be considered for Ag Student of the Month.  Scholarship recipients will be selected from the monthly winners.  To qualify, an applicant must:

  1. Be a high school senior scheduled to graduate in 2019
  2. Be member of FFA or 4-H
  3. Plan to pursue an agriculture-related college degree, such as agricultural business, ag economics or animal science
  4. Reside in Texas Farm Credit’s 100-county territory
  5. Submit a current high school transcript (official or unofficial)
  6. Submit a 2019 application.  Incomplete applications will not be accepted
  7. Submit a resume
  8. Submit an essay (see website for essay topic)

Deadline:  December 1, 2018


Carr P. Collins Scholars Program

For consideration, applicants must:

  • have minimum combined math and evidenced based reading and writing score of 1310 on the SAT or a minimum of 28 on the ACT
  • complete a balanced college preparatory program including history, science and a foreign language
  • rank in the top quarter of their graduating class
  • be a bona fide resident of the state of Texas

Deadline: January 31, 2019


Buc Days Scholarships


  • Graduating High School Senior
  • Meet high school unit requirement
  • 3.0 or better GPA (on a 4.0 scale) or 90 or higher (on a 100 pt scale)
  • Strong record of school and extracurricular activities
  • Desire to grow and achieve great things

Deadline: November 16, 2018


ACT Student Champion Award!

ACT State Councils look beyond academics when assessing applicants:

  • The ACT Student Champion is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is
    prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and a plan in place.
  • The ACT K-12 Champion is an individual who has created or led a program that
    positively impacts their organization and community through improved readiness for
    college and career opportunities.
  • The ACT Postsecondary Champion is a person who assists individuals in navigating their
    education and career journey.
  • The ACT Workforce Champion has created or led a program that positively impacts their
    company and community through improved hiring practices,
    apprenticeships/internships, or community leadership.

Deadline:  October 31, 2018


Brockman Scholars Program

A merit-based full scholarship that covers five years of study on the College Stati0n campus of Texas A&M University.

The scholarship supports four years of undergraduate studies in an approved program of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics), as well as the one-year MS Business graduate degree program at Texas A&M’s Mays Business School.

Aside from academic merit, we are seeking to attract students who can demonstrate high levels of constructive community engagement, and who exhibit the qualities of a good citizen.

It is imperative that applicants understand that they are applying for a scholarship that provides for both an undergraduate and graduate degree. It is a condition of being awarded the scholarship that the recipient will enroll in, and successfully complete, both the four-year undergraduate STEM degree and the MS Business graduate degree program.

Deadline:  October 28, 2018


TILF – Texas Interscholastic League Foundation

Students who meet the following criteria:

  • Must have competed at the UIL Academic State Meet, Congressional Debate State Meet, One-Act Play State Meet, or Theatrical Design State Meet OR must have advanced to the second day of the Cross Examination Debate State Meet OR must be a state finalist in the Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition, the Latino History Essay Competition, or the Young Filmmakers Festival OR must have been a member of one of the top 10 teams per competition group at the BEST or FIRST state robotics contests
  • Must plan to attend an accredited college or university in the state of Texas
  • Must enroll full-time in college and maintain a 2.5 college GPA (some scholarships require higher GPAs)
  • Must have taken either the SAT or the ACT
  • Must be graduating from high school during the current academic year

Deadline:  May 10, 2019


TFS Scholarships

The TFS difference – Our massive scholarship database provides you with access to $41 billion in funding, and grows at a rate of 5,000 new awards per month.

The best part is most of these opportunities come directly from colleges and universities – not just from competitive, national pools.  That increases your odds of finding free money, and finding the right scholarships for you.

Register and create a profile to begin!

Deadline:  Varies by scholarship



There are thousands of scholarships available for college students that can be narrowed down based on background, major and financial need. Use our guide to sort through scholarship opportunities based on eligibility and check out our resources for more information on how to pay for college.

Deadline:  Varies by scholarship


Texas Farm Bureau Scholarships

There are several high school scholarship opportunities provided by Texas Farm Bureau.  The three available scholarships are for high school students who have not yet graduated:

  • TFB Memorial/Honorary District Scholarship (4 scholarships awarded per TFB District.)
  • TFB Young Farmer & Rancher Scholarship for high school students (1 scholarship awarded per TFB District)
  • TFB Dick Mitchell Memorial Scholarship (1 scholarship awarded)

Deadline:  March 1, 2019


Coastal Bend Community Foundation

The CBCF Online Scholarship Application is open each year from December 15th – March 1st. Scholarships awarded will be for the following academic year.

Scholarships exist for students planning academic studies at either 2 or 4 year accredited colleges or universities, both in and outside of Texas. Scholarships for students choosing vocational or technical studies at accredited vocational or trade schools are also available.

Scholarships are available only to students who graduated from a high school in one of the counties in the CBCF Service Area: Aransas, Bee, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio, as well as Willacy County.

For more detailed information on the requirements and applying for CBCF and Outside scholarships, visit the Coastal Bend Community Foundation link above.

Deadline:  March 1, 2019


Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarships

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has partnered with the College Board to increase scholarship opportunities for students who’ve taken the PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 10.

More than half of the students who won the Jack Kent Cooke College Scholarship last year took the PSAT/NMSQT and PSAT 10 and were discovered through Student Search Services.

Deadline:  November 20, 2018


Texas Society of Professional Engineers and Texas Engineering Foundation

The chapters of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE) in affiliation with Texas Engineering Foundation (TEF) will award scholarships to graduating Texas high school seniors who will be pursuing a degree in an engineering program at an ABET-accredited (Accreditation board for Engineering and Technology) college or university.

Deadline: January 18, 2019


American Society of Safety Professionals

The scholarship will be awarded based on several factors and an applicant’s overall grade point average is not the sole determining factor.  Please see application for further details.

Deadline:  April 12, 2019


Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship

Students who demonstrate financial need and come from an underrepresented group or undeserved community will be eligible to receive a Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship. Applicants must also meet the following criteria:

  • Majoring or planning to major in Aerospace Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Math Physics, Information Systems/Management Information Systems or Information Assurance
  • High School senior with a 3.5 or above GPA
  • Freshman/sophomore undergraduate students with a 3.0 or above GPA
  • Attending or planning to attend an accredited U.S. four-year college or university
  • U.S. citizen
  • Be willing to consider a paid internship with Lockheed Martin following their freshman, sophomore or junior year of college,  other circumstances notwithstanding (note: the internship is not required to receive a scholarship.

Application opens January 15, 2019.

See website for Deadline


ACET Scholarship

ACET offers twenty scholarships annually to graduating high school students.  The tuition scholarships are for $1,000, and are payable directly to the college, university, or other post-secondary institution of the student’s choice.  Student applicants must provide documented proof of participation in a compensatory education program sometime during their school career.  The definition of compensatory programs is a program that provides remedial assistance and support for students who have failed STAAR or at-risk of dropping out of school.  Additional programs include programs for migrant, Title I, Bilingual/ESL, and pregnant or parenting students.

Deadline:  See Website


TTA Foundation Scholarship

The Texas Telephone Association Foundation (TTAF), a non-profit, philanthropic organization founded to help further the understanding of telephony and advance telecommunications as a career choice, will award six, four-year scholarships, in the amount of $2,000 per year to students entering college for the 2019-202 school year.

  • U.S. Citizen;
  • Student graduating from a Texas high school no later than June 2019
  • Student achieving a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher (out of a possible 4.0);
  • Student planning to attend a Texas college or university by the Fall of 2019
  • A letter of acceptance from a Texas college or university where student has been accepted.
  • Copy of student’s SAR (Student Aid Report).
  • Do not send incomplete applications. Do not send additional information to be added to your
    applications once the original application has been sent.

Deadline:  Return to SHS Counselors’ Office by March 22, 2019.


Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission 

The THGC is excited to announce our 2019 Student Contest!  If you are a 6th-12th grade Texas student, we want to hear from you.

This year’s theme is Texas Survivors.  Survivors of the Holocaust and modern genocides have attempted to convey their experiences to others, especially the younger generations that represent the further by engaging survivors’ personal testimonies.  Texas students can assume the role of witness and use their knowledge to improve the world in which we live.

See site for guidelines.

Deadline:  February 28, 2019


Texas State Assured Scholarships

The Distinguished Scholarship award amount ranges from $6,000 to $10,000 ($1,500 to $2,500 per year).  The scholarships are guaranteed to all qualified students and are renewable for four years.  This expansion of our assured scholarships represents an $8 million commitment by the university to future students over the four years the scholarship would be awarded.  With the addition of this scholarship, Texas State now awards three assured scholarships to eligible students:

  • President’s Honor Scholarship
  • Texas State Achievement Scholarship
  • Texas State Distinguished Scholarship

See website for requirements and deadlines


San Patricio Electric Cooperative, Inc. Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:

  • The applicant must be a senior gradating from a high school or homeschool program located within SPEC’s nine-county service area (Aransas, Bee, Goliad, Jim Wells, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, Refugio and San Patricio County).
  • The applicant’s parent or legal guardian must be a member of SPEC and received electric service from the co-op at the student’s primary address.
  • Applicants must be of good character, as evidenced by at least three letters of recommendation from the high school they are currently attending, or the homeschool  equivalent.
  • Applicants must provide an official high school transcript.

Deadline:  April 1, 2019


2019 Corporal Mark Goyet Scholarship


  • GPA minimum 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • 2019 graduating Sinton High School Senior

Deadline:  March 20, 2019 to SHS Counselors’ Office


San Patricio Aransas County Farm Bureau Agricultural Scholarship


  • Applicant must major and pursue a degree in agriculture.
  • Applicant parents or legal guardians mus have been a member of the San Patricio County Farm Bureau for one year prior to application and the membership must stay in good standing during the entire scholarship period.
  • Applicant must be a graduating senior of a high school within San Partrico County or currently enrolled at a Texas university/college, or a vocation or technical school.

Deadline: March 15, 2019


San Patricio Aransas County Farm Bureau Scholarship

  • Applicant parents or legal guardians mus have been a member of the San Patricio County Farm Bureau for one year prior to application and the membership must stay in good standing during the entire scholarship period.
  • Applicant must be a graduating senior of a high school within San Partrico County or currently enrolled at a Texas university/college, or a vocation or technical school.

Deadline: March 15, 2019


2019 Davidson Fellows Scholarship


  • Be 18 or younger as of October 1, 2019
  • Be a U.S. Citizen residing in the United States, or a Permanent Resident of the United States residing in the United States, or be stationed overseas due to active U.S. military duty.
  • There is no minimum age for eligibility.

The Davidson Institute is looking for students whose projects are at, or close to the college graduate level with a depth of knowledge in their particular area of study.  This scholarship is not geared toward students at the novice level.

Deadline: February 13, 2019


Sports in Action Scholarships

Scholarships for Texas Athletic, Music and Academic Participants.  You must be a current high school senior graduating in 2019 with a minimum 3.3 GPA and have participated in a UIL activity while a secondary student.

Deadline: March 9, 2019


Stars Scholarship Fund


  • Completed 12 undergraduate college hours.
  • Earned a 2.7+ college cumulative institution GPA.
  • Completed a high school diploma by Fall 2019.
  • U.S. Citizenship or Legal Permanent Residency.
  • Permanent residence in south or west Texas.

Deadline:  March 29, 2019


2019 Capital Farm Credit Scholarship

  • Funds shall be used to attend an accredited vocational or technical school, college or university.  Student must maintain full time status
  • Applicants must be seniors, graduating within the current school year
  • Currently has no less than a “B” grade average
  • Applicant must demonstrate that they have a tentative educational plan and goals, related to fields in  agriculture, education or natural resources (may include Ag Communications, Ag Economics/Business, Ag Education, Wildlife or Ranch Management, Education, etc.).

Deadline: March 22, 2019


Board of Trustee-SamMay Scholarship Application 2019

  • The applicant must be a Sinton High School graduating senior desiring to further his/her education.
  • The applicant must have at least a 2.5 GPA and at least 90% attendance at the time the application is submitted.
  • An application must be completed and signed by the applicant.  the applicant must submit their application on the deadline date by the end of the school day to the Sinton High School Counselors’ Office.
  • Application must include three (3) teacher/community leader recommendations.

Deadline: April 1, 2019


Flint Hills Outstanding Scholar Scholarship

Criteria for determining the recipient(s) are as follows:

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5
  • Demonstrated academic success in science, technology and/or agriculture, engineering and mathematics (STEM)
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Interest and aptitude in the concept of entrepreneurship:
    • Student will have demonstrated a sense of urgency, discipline, work ethic, accountability, judgement, initiative, economic and critical thinking skills and the risk-taking mentality necessary to generate the greatest contribution to society.

Deadline:  Due to Counselors’ Office by February 28, 2019


Del Mar Scholarships

Students MUST have at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA or GED equivalency to apply.  Students must plan to attend Del Mar College at least on a part-time status (6-11) credit hours).  Less than part-time status disqualifies students for DMCF scholarships. Any student can apply, including dual credit students who meet these requirements.

Deadline:  April 30, 2019


Sinton For Youth Scholarship

Criteria used in selecting scholarship recipients include, but is not limited to the following:

  • GPA
  • Student activities and leadership experience
  • Community service records

Deadline:  April 8, 2019 @ noon


Sinton Rotary Scholarship

The object of Rotary is “to encourage and foster the ideal of serve as a basis of worthy enterprise.”

See application for guidelines.

Deadline:  April 8, 2019 @ noon


2019 LNSF Student Application_Corpus Christi

Eligibility Requirements:  Applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for a scholarship:

  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen,, legal permanent resident, or be granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
  • Must have applied to or be enrolled as a full-time student in a college or university, including 2-year colleges or vocational schools that lead to an associates’s degree.  Graduate students must have applied to or be enrolled as a part-time student in a college or university.
  • A student will not be eligible for a scholarship if he/she is related to a scholarship committee member, the Council President, or an individual contributor to the local funds of the Council.

Deadline:  March 31, 2019



Eligible candidates must be current year seniors from Sinton High School and preparing to pursue an occupational trade or vocational career.

Deadline: April 1, 2019


Scholarship Buddy Texas

Scholarship Buddy Texas focuses on providing scholarship information to high school and college students in the state of Texas.  We pride ourselves on having the most in depth information available to Texas students, as it pertains to scholarship programs and scholarship application deadlines across the state.  Additionally, we provide a free service to non-profit organizations, colleges, universities and private companies that are interested in offering student scholarship opportunities in the state of Texas.

Deadline:  Varies per scholarship


Coastal A&M Club Scholarship

  • Applicant must be a current San Patricio County Resident.
  • Applicant must show proof of acceptance for full-time admission to Texas A&M, College Station.
  • Preference may be given to students who demonstrate financial need.

Deadline:  March 25, 2019


Lions Clubs of Texas Scholarships

Texas Lions provide a variety of programs to encourage youth participation in issues facing society today.  Through its contests at the club level, the district level and ultimately the state level, students can research and gain knowledge on various ramifications of both diabetes and substance abuse.

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO :  APRIL 19, 2019       Deadline: March 8, 2019   


Golden Rule Foundation Scholarship

The Golden Rule Scholarship is intended for students seeking to attend a college or university to acquire a degree.  A student must maintain a scholastic average of 2.0 or better.  Pick up an application in the Counselors’ office.

Deadline:  Return to Counselors’ office by April 1, 2019


Golden Rule Foundation Technical Scholarship

The Golden Rule Technical Scholarship is intended for students seeking to attend a trade school or acquire an alternative certification.  A student must maintain a scholastic average of 2.0 or better.  Pick up an application in the Counselors’ office.

Deadline:  Return to the Counselors’ office by April 1, 2019


Women in Public Finance Texas Chapter Scholarship


  • Recognize a) college-bound, female high school seniors who have exhibited scholastic achievement and demonstrated leadership skills and b) female undergraduate or graduate school students who have exhibited scholastic achievement, demonstrated leadership skills, and are in pursuit of a profession in fiance, preferable, public finance;
  • Encourage the consideration of careers in finance and, more specifically, public finance;
  • Provide an opportunity for scholarship recipients to meet women established in the public finance industry and learn about various career options and opportunities available.

Deadline:  April 5, 2019



To be considered for a San Patricio County Area Go Texan Scholarship, an applicant must:

  1. Be a citizen of the United States. If the applicant’s transcript reflects a place of birth other than the United States, appropriate proof of citizenship must be furnished (i.e. a copy of the photo page of a valid U.S. passport, a copy of Naturalization Certificate or a birth certificate for U.S. Citizen Born Abroad).
  2. Reside in San Patricio County.
  3. Be a graduating senior in the 2018-2019 school year.
  4. Score at least a 950 on SAT or a 19 on ACT. A copy of official documentation of SAT/ACT scores must be submitted with the application.  This may be a copy of the form sent by SAT/ACT, a print-out of scores, or a high school transcript listing scores.  SAT score must be comprised of total points from the critical reading and mathematics sections of the test.  Highest scores from each of these sections may be combined from different test dates to calculate total score.  No updated test scores or academic scores or rankings will be accepted after the application due date.  The TSI Assessment is divided into three component areas for Reading, Writing, and Mathematics. Based upon course selections for Dual Credit and after completing the Pre-Assessment Activity (PAA), the student may be asked to take the TSI Assessment in each component area. Where necessary, the student may be given an additional diagnostic test in a particular subject area. The TSI Assessment is designed to provide more detailed information regarding your academic strengths and weaknesses.
  5. Technical Scholarships Only: A copy of TSI Assessment scores must be submitted with application. TSI minimum scores are:  a) Reading: score of 351, b) Writing: score of essay 4 and 340+ or essay 5 and ABE Diagnostic of 4+ and c) Math: score of 350.  A Technical scholarship is not intended for those pursuing a bachelor’s degree plan. This scholarship is only for those students seeking certification in technical programs such as, but not limited to, cosmetology, welding, oil and gas instrumentation, medical coding, radiology, etc.  If you have questions as to whether your field of study is considered “technical”, please consult with you high school counselor.
  6. Have made formal application to enroll or be planning to enroll with intent to attend an accredited, not-for-profit Texas college or university (accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges) and participate in a curriculum leading to a technical or bachelor’s degree.  Must intend to attend school in the 2019-2020 school year.

Deadline:  April 1, 2019


Sinton Masonic Lodge Scholarship


  • Be a graduating senior student at Sinton High School
  • Possess at least a 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale
  • See application for submission requirements

Deadline:  April 5, 2019


Southern Texas PGA Scholarship 


  • applicant must currently reside within the geographic boundaries of the Southern Texas PGA Section
  • Applicants must demonstrate a need for financial assistance to meet educational expenses
  • Applicants must have completed (or plan to complete) high school prior to September 1 of the current calendar year and have enrolled (or plan to enroll)in an accredited college or university in the fallof the current calendar year.
  • Applicants must have a minimum of a 2.5 GPA
  • High School Seniors are required to take the ACT or SAT

Deadline:  March 22, 2019


San Patricio County Assoc of Realtors, Inc.

A scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $250.00 to help a student desirous of continuing the pursuit of his/her education.

Deadline:  March 25, 2019


Sheriff Leroy Moody Scholarship

This scholarship is awarded to high school seniors majoring in criminal justice.


  • Applicant must be a 2019 graduate from any high school within San Patricio County.
  • Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA at the time the application is submitted.

Deadline:  April 22, 2019


Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), Inc.

Southwest Texas SPE Chapter – application fro Scholarship in Petroleum related field.

Deadline: April 15, 2019


San Patricio SWCD Caddel-Ermis Memorial Scholarship Packet

Levis and Kathryn Caddel Memorial Scholarship & George and Margorie Ermis Memorial Scholarship


  • Applicant must be a resident of San Patricio or Aransas County.  Applicant must be pursuing an agriculture related degree.
  • High school applicant must be a graduating high school senior.  Private and Home schooled students are eligible as well.
  • College applicant (sophomore, junior or senior) must currently be enrolled at a college, university or certified vocational trade school.

Deadline:  March 29, 2019


Jim Flinn Memorial Scholarship


  • GPA minimum 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • 2019 Graduating Sinton High School Senior

Deadline:  March 31, 2019.


Mike & Rusty Griffith Scholarship

Scholarship application for Sinton High School senior students planning on attending a University, College, Junior College or Technical school.

Deadline:  April 12, 2019


Harry W. Hamilton Scholarship 


  • The recipient must be a graduating senior of Sinton High School who has maintained a 90 grade point average (cumulative) for four years of High School.
  • The percipient should be a student of outstanding citizenship.
  • The selection shall take into consideration the needs of the student, although Financial need should not be a prerequisite to receiving the award.  It is the intent of the Foundation that the scholarship should be awarded to a deserving student to attend the college of their choice.

Please submit a resume to the Sinton High School Counselors’ office.

Deadline:  April 1, 2019


San Patricio County Republican Women’s Club Phyllis Lee Scholarship

Scholarships for Fall 2019/Spring 2020 will be awarded to San Patricio County high school women graduates, former qualified graduates, or home-schooled graduates of San Patricio County high schools who are current residents of San Patricio County and wish to attend an accredited college, university or technical/vocational school in the state of Texas. The scholarship will be administered through the financial aid office of such accredited school. The student must maintain full-time status and at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale to retain eligibility for second semester funding. The recipient of this scholarship, upon successful completion of the prior year, will be eligible to apply for the next year’s scholarship.

Deadline:  April 20, 2019


Sinton Sports Boosters Scholarship

  • Applicant must be a prospective 2019 graduate of Sinton High School and have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • Qualified applicant must not have ever quit during the season in any sport he/she started.
  • Applicants are required to demonstrate his/her plan to attend an institute of higher learning and must carry the minimum course load required to be classified as a full time student, normally 12-15 hours per semester.

Deadline: April 15, 2019


2019 Sinton Kiwanis Club Scholarship  (Updated)

Kiwanis mission is to develop resources that transform the goodwill and vision of Kiwanians into programs that serve the children of the world.

Deadline: April 10, 2019


Enrique Hinojosa, Jr. Scholarship


  1. Applicant must be a 2019 graduate of Sinton High School.
  2. All areas of the application, including the essay and letters of recommendation, must be submitted to the High School Counselors’ office.

Deadline:  April 12, 2019 by noon


Sinton A&H Booster Scholarship 2019

Eligibility:  Any active member of the Sinton a&H Booster Club, who is a current graduating senior and has completed any required guidelines set forth in the Booster Club By-Laws.

Deadline:  April 9, 2019


San Patricio Aransas County A&H Auction Scholarship

  • Must be a qualified graduating Senior, planning to attend a university/college, vocational or trade school etc.

Deadline:  April 15, 2019


Sinton Nite Lions Club Scholarship

Applicant must be a graduating Sinton High School senior who plans to attend a university, college,  junior college, or technical school.

Deadline:  April 15, 2019


Bedford W. Sipes Memorial Fund Scholarship


  • The applicant must be a Sinton High School graduate or graduating senior desiring to further his/her education.
  • The high school applicant must have at least a 3.0 GPA and at least 95% attendance at the time the application is submitted.

Deadline:  May 6, 2019


San Patricio County Crops Committee Scholarship

Eligibility & Requirements:

  • Applicants should be from San Patricio County and have a desire to work in agriculture following graduation.
  • Applicants must include an Official High School or College Transcript with application.
  • The recipient will be expected to attend the San Patricio County Crop Tour to receive the award and must be willing to introduce themselves to the group.

Deadline: May 21, 2019



Eligible candidates must be current year seniors from Sinton High School who are of Hispanic/Latino decent.

Deadline:  April 23, 2019


Herrman & Herrman Innovation Scholarship Essay Contest

In our 2019 scholarship program, we wan t to recognize six innovative students and two teachers who foster creativity in students.

The contest is open to high school juniors and seniors, and students currently enrolled in a two-year or four -year undergraduate program at a college, university of technical school in the United States only.   We believe that getting an education is the best hope for young people to attain a rewarding career in the 21st century.  We also know that inspiring teachers can change lives.  We are proud to offer scholarship prizes to help further students’ education and recognize deserving teachers.

Deadline:  December 1, 2019


The Huggable Supermom Scholarship

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be a graduating high school senior in your final semester who has been accepted to university or must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at a 4-year, 2-year, vocational or technical institution in the United States.
  • Must be a US citizen or permanent legal resident.
  • must be a single mother, child of a single mother, or closely impacted by a single mother.
  • all fields of study and GPAs will be considered.

Deadline:  June 30, 2019