updated by Ms. T. Lopez 

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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 

 

 

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