Scholarship Page Explanation

Scholarships Updated November 21, 2017
Please contact Ms. Kim Tutt, School Counselor, @ if you have questions regarding scholarship information.

East Texas Professional Credit Union Scholarship(s)
ETPCU McLaughlin Scholarship - $2000.  Students pursuing degree in Education.  Must be members of ETPCU.
ETPCU Presidential Scholarship - $1000.  Students pursuing degree in any field. Must be members of ETPCU. 

E-Scholarships USA! will provide your high school or school district with access to a password protected online list of scholarships for a reasonable yearly fee. This service is an excellent tool for small schools and schools with limited resources. Unlike most scholarship services or scholarship books that provide a one time package, we will give you access to the continually updated list throughout the school year. This will give your students an opportunity to apply for scholarships up to and even after graduation.  SEE MS. TUTT FOR USER NAME AND PASSWORD.

Baylor University
Carr P. Collins Scholars Program
Selection is based on leadership, academic ability, and community service. See Ms. Tutt for more information. Deadline:  January 31, 2018

Houston County Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Dorothy Goodrum Scholarship
Must maintain permanent residence on the lines of HCEC.  Submit letters of recommendation, transcript, and 2x3 color photo. Applications available in high school office. Deadline:  January 19, 2018.

Stephen F. Austin State University
Smith-Hutson Scholarship
APPLY ONLINE  Deadline: February 28, 2018

Air Force Association - Texas
Earle North Parker Essay Contest
Essay Topic:  Non-commissioned pilots:  Historically, who did, and now who does/could pilot Air Force aircraft?  More information and applications available in the high school office. Deadline:  December 15, 2017. 

Foundation for Individual Rights in Education
Free Speech Essay Contest
$10,000 scholarship. APPLY ONLINE  Deadline:  December 31, 2017

Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship for more information or apply today at
Application Deadline:  January 18

Texas Farm Bureau Scholarships
TFB District Scholarship - 39 Scholarships @ $1000 each, 13 Scholarships @ $1500 each
TFB Young Farmer & Rancher High School Scholarship - 13 Scholarships @ $1000 each
TFB Dick Mitchell Memorial Scholarship - 1 Scholarship @ $1000
Apply online at
Deadline:  March 1, 2018

Doyle Marshall Memorial Scholarship
Include with application:  official transcript, resume (including all extracurricular activities, community service, leadership,and work experience),
and an essay describing how you have shown kindness and generosity towards others. Applications available in high school office. Deadline:  April 6, 2018

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Many scholarships available. Apply online at  Applicants MUST file FAFSA before submitting scholarship application.  Deadline:  February 5, 2018