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It may be the Lone Star State, but students residing in Texas shouldn’t feel alone in their quest for scholarship dollars. In fact, there are hundreds of opportunities to earn scholarships just for living and studying in Texas. While most will remember the Alamo or call on Houston for any space travel problems, Texas is also well known for its state colleges and Universities, such as: Texas A&M, Texas Tech, the University of Texas at Austin (UT), and Rice University. If you’re a student looking to attend a school in your home state of Texas, you could go big and add to your college savings, too. Check out this directory of scholarships for students in Texas, and apply online today! For even more scholarships, fill out a free Unigo profile to discover your personalized list of possible awards.

Texas AFL-CIO Scholarship

This scholarship is available for a Texas high school senior who is a member or the child of a member of a local union that is affiliated with the Texas AFL-CIO and the local Central Labor Council.

Total: $1000 Awards:  30
Deadline:  January 31
2019

Texas History Essay Contest

This award is for U.S. high school seniors. Applicants must submit an essay reflecting an awareness of Texas history and exploring its relevance to the building of Texas.

Total: $3000 Awards:  3
Deadline:  January 31
2019

Allen and Bertha Watson Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is open to international and U.S. students who are licensed radio amateurs studying science, technology, or engineering. Students must be residents of or attending college in Oklahoma (second preference goes to students residing in or attending college in Texas).

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2019

Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to a licensed radio amateur with a general class or higher license who is a resident of and attends an institution in the FCC 5th Call District. Students must major in electronics, communications, or related fields; preference will be given to students with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Total: $500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2019

Tom and Judith Comstock Scholarship

The Tom and Judith Comstock Scholarship is offered to a resident of Texas or Oklahoma who is a licensed radio amateur. The applicant must be a high school senior at time of application.

Total: $2000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2019

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award

This scholarship sweepstakes is open to U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are 16 years of age or older. Students must plan to attend or be attending an accredited, non-profit, four-year college or university located in the 50 United States, District of Columbia, or Puerto Rico.

Total: $2500 Awards:  11
Deadline:  January 31
2019

Unigo I Have a Dream Scholarship 2019

This award is open to all U.S. students who are 13 and older and who are currently enrolled (or enroll no later than fall of 2025) in an accredited postsecondary institution of higher education. One scholarship winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship.

Total: $1500 Awards:  1
Deadline:  January 31
2019

AGCO Dealer Scholarship Program

This scholarship is open to U.S. high school seniors and undergraduate students who are members of the Future Farmers of America. Students must be from an eligible FFA chapter as identified by AGCO dealers.

Total: $1000 Awards:  100
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Alpha Gamma Rho Educational Foundation Scholarship

This award is for male U.S. high school seniors who are members of Future Farmers of America. The applicant must be pursuing a four-year degree in any area of agriculture and plan to attend a university with an active Alpha Gamma Rho chapter.

Total: $1000 Awards:  1
Deadline:  February 1
2019

BNSF Railway Company Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. high school seniors who are members of the Future Farmers of America and are residents of California, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota and Texas. The student must be planning to enroll full time in one of the following areas of agriculture: business management, economics, finance, or sales and marketing.

Total: $1250 Awards:  10
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Bunge North America, Inc. Scholarship

U.S. high school seniors and currently enrolled students pursuing a two- or four-year degree in select agriculture majors are eligible for this award. Students must be members of the FFA, have a grade point average of 2.5 or higher, and reside in one of the 48 contiguous United States.

Total: $1000 Awards:  8
Deadline:  February 1
2019

Fastline Media Scholarship

This award is available for U.S. high school seniors who are members of the Future Farmers of America and residents of one of the eligible states. Applicants must plan to pursue a four-year degree in selected agricultural fields, live on a family farm, and demonstrate interest in managing a family farm.

Total: $1000 Awards:  14
Deadline:  February 1
2019