Texas Urban Scholarship Program 2017


offers are currently up for the Texas Urban Scholarship Program. The scholarship is available for college or university students. Financial needs will be taken into consideration of the selection. Please note, only Texas residents are invited to apply. The closing date of application is 10 July 2017.

Scholarship Description
The Urban Scholarship Fund is for graduating high school seniors, new and/or returning college students attending any accredited nonprofit public or independent two or four-year college/university or technical school.

Award Value
ANNUAL awards are $700 for community college, junior college and technical college; $1,000 for public four-year college/university; and $2,000 for independent (private) four-year college/university. Funds are disbursed half each semester.

Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in all subjects.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria
United States Citizen (No ID required) or permanent resident (front and back copy of I-551) Texas Resident Demonstrate financial need (EFC not exceeding 00100 – NO EXCEPTIONS) Graduate of a high school in one of the following 29 cities (NO EXCEPTIONS): Abilene, Amarillo, Arlington, Austin, Beaumont, Brownsville, Carrollton, Corpus Christi, Dallas, Denton, El Paso, Fort Worth, Frisco, Garland, Grand Prairie, Houston, Irving, Killeen, Laredo, Lubbock, McAllen, McKinney, Mesquite, Midland, Pasadena, Plano, San Antonio,Waco and Wichita Falls.

Applicants’ Nationality
Only Texas residents are welcome to apply

Application Instruction
The application form and submission guideline can be downloaded from the link below.

Submission Deadline
10 July 2017.

Website and Application Link

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