Scholarship Opportunities

Attention Seniors: The following scholarships below are currently available to all CHS Seniors. Scholarships normally start appearing in the Google Classroom mid-February. Note: GC stands for Google Classroom; CC stands for Counseling Center

 
Please join my Class of 2023-Scholarships Google Classroom (this can only be accessed through your cisdschools.org email).
      • Google Classroom Join Code: 2fqqrez
        • Here, students can view all scholarships and print if needed.
        • If you would like the application to be form-fillable:
          1. Open the application
          2. Click the three dots at the top right of the screen and select Open in New Window
          3. Download the application to your Downloads folder on your chromebook
          4. Click the DocHub app pinned to your status bar on your chromebook
          5. Sign in with DocHub via Google (only have to do this once)
          6. Click Import Document (or New Document for all subsequent scholarship apps)
          7. Click Upload to find your file.
          8. Click the scholarship file in your download folder and click Open.
        • Applications can also be accessed below and opened using the steps above using DocHub.
  • Once the application is complete:
    • Print the application and mail to the address provided on the application.
      -or-
    • Print the application. All applications that state they should be turned in to the counseling center must be turned in no later than the posted deadline.
  • Paper copies of many local scholarships are available in the counseling center. Please fill out using blank ink.
  • Emailed copies will not be accepted nor will any application that is "turned in" via Google Classroom.
  • It is the student's responsibility to ensure that all required information is attached to the scholarship (transcripts, letters of recommendation, attendance sheet, etc.)
  • Scholarships will be sent to scholarship committees as submitted by student.
  • Please pay attention to deadlines. Scholarships WILL NOT be accepted after the posted deadline date.
  • Any questions regarding scholarships should be made to Amy Venghaus
 
Scholarship Name Due Date Criteria to apply: Turn in Info:
  February  
 
DRT Dilue Rose Harris Chapter February 24 Open to all students
counseling center
  March  
 
Turtle Wing Foundation Scholarship March 1 See application for details
Email to address on application
Christopher Kilpatrick Memorial
March 2
•3.0 G.P.A. minimum (on a five point scale)
counseling center
Elaine Dahse Feldcamp Memorial March 9 Open to all students
counseling center 
Navidad Valley CattleWomen March 10 See website for details
Student must mail in address BY due date.
CCWMA March 10 Open to all students
counseling center
Cody Thompson Memorial Scholarship March 10 Open to all students
See website for link to application (application must be mailed by students to address on application)
San Bernard Electric Cooperative Academic
March 13
  • Legal guardian must be a member of SBEC
  • Must be in top 50% of graduating class
Scholarship must be postmarked by Monday, March 13, 2023 or emailed by midnight on Monday, March 13, 2023.
San Bernard Electric Cooperative Curtis Wood Memorial
March 13
  • Legal guardian must be a member of SBEC
  • Must show proof of enrollment to Prairie View A&M University
Scholarship must be postmarked by Monday, March 13, 2023 or emailed by midnight on Monday, March 13, 2023.
Texas Rural Electric Women's Association March 13 TREWA offers Twenty (20) scholarships for the amount of $1500 each and will be awarded to CURRENT TREWA members or their children. 
Scholarship must be postmarked by Monday, March 13, 2023 or emailed by midnight on Monday, March 13, 2023.
Brazos Valley Schools Credit Union Funding the Future March 20
See link for more details
Online
Columbus Lion's Club March 20
Student must have taken part in a Columbus Lion's Club service project.
counseling center
CDA #1588 March 30
Student must be the son/daughter, granddaughter/grandson of a CDA #1588 member
counseling center
Colorado County Fair March 30
CCF Involvement
counseling center
TAF&E March 30
CCF Involvement
counseling center
Case Beken March 30
CCF Involvement
counseling center
DAR - John Everett Chapter March 31
Open to all student
Student must mail in application to address provided on the bottom of application.
  April  
 
Colorado County Farm Bureau Academic April 7
Applicant's family must be member of CCFB
FFA or 4-H
Turn in application to CCFB office
Bonham Foundation - CCFB April 7
Applicant's family must be member of CCFB
FFA or 4-H
Turn in application to CCFB office
Friends of the San Bernard River April 15 Open to all students
Must mail to address on guideline sheet on website
RESTORE:  Gerloff Company, Inc. April 15 Open to all students
Must mail or email to address on application
  May  
 
Additional Scholarship Information