2017-2018 Scholarship Information

 

 

2017-2018 SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

Updated 11/15/2018

 

Finding Scholarships on the Net        ***Also check out the National Scholasrship Page***

Scholarship searches on the internet should be free of charge. It is not recommended to pay anyone to locate a scholarship. 

Grants

 Students may apply for grants by completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). This may be completed online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.  The FAFSA should be completed as soon as possible after October 1 of a student's senior year.

There is an East Texas Educational Opportunity Center office in Longview located across from LeTourneau University where you may receive free assistance with completing the FAFSA.

                                               SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

These additional scholarship applications are now available in the Counselor's Office at Tatum High School: These Scholarships are competitive scholarship with specific requirements to be completed and submitted by individual deadlines. Once submitted, a committee from the Sponsor of the scholarship will award the recipients. These committees do not always notify the High School Counselor. If you win one of these, please make sure you let the counselor know so that you can be recognized at the Senior Scholarship Ceremony held at the end of the year.

Rusk County Youth Project Show : For students that have participated in the Project Show.                                                                                                         Deadline Dec 15 

Texas Farm Credit: This is an opportunity to apply for Ag Student of the Month from Jan to April. This is also the application for the Marsha Martin Ag Leaders Scholarship where students must be a member of FFA or      4-H.                                                                                                                     Deadline Dec 1           

Texas Engineering Foundation: For students that will pursue a degree in engineering.    Deadline Jan 13   

Texas Student Housing:   This scholarship is open to students accepted to colleges in Austin, College Station, or Denton Texas. This scholarship will pay the partial or full cost of OFF-CAMPUS room for one academic year at Town Lake in Austin, The Ridge at North Texas, and the Cambridge in College Station.Deadline Jan 31       

TENASKA: This is a $1000 competitive scholarship for any student that is Planning to attend a 2 or 4 year post secondary education program at an accredited institution.                                              Deadline Feb 12

East Texas Professional Credit Union: East Texas Professional Credit Union McLaughlin Scholarship for Education Majors.                                                                                                      Deadline March 1

Ramsey Realty: $5000 in scholarships wanting to help those who typically do not qualify for other grants.                                                                                                                     Deadline Feb 28

 Tatum Education Foundation: This is for any student that applies and goes to a post secondary educational institution. Students must have been enrolled in Tatum High School for the full year their entire Sophomore, Junior, and Senior years. If you are unsure of your enrollment status and want to know if you qualify, please see Mrs Yanas inthe front office.                                                                                Deadline : April 1

Tatum Athletic Booster Club This scholarship is for students whose parents have been a member of Tatum Athletic Boosters Club. You must complete the application and writre an essay. You can pick up an application in the Counselor's Office.                                                                                                                       Deadline: April 15

Texas Interscholastic League Foundation -­ Students who have competed at the UIL Academic Meet OR the Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contest at least once in their high school career are eligible for scholarships. Must be planning to attend a Texas college or university. Apply at www.tilfoundation.org between March 1 and May 12                                                                                                                   Deadline: May 12

 

 

 BELOW YOU WILL FIND THE WEB ADDRES OF MANY SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS THAT ARE DUE IN APRIL. PLEASE LOOK AT THESE SITES AND SEE WHAT YOU MAY BE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR. THESE ARE SCHOLARSHIPS YOU MUST APPLY FOR ONLINE.

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PGSF https://pgsf.org/pgsf-scholarship-application/
Chegg http://www.chegg.com/scholarships/chegg-1000-monthly-scholarship-march-2016/apply-2
American College Foundation http://americancollegefoundation.org/college_planning/visionary_scholarship_terms.aspx
Debt.com http://www.debt.com/our-story/scholarships
Champion Energy Services http://www.championenergyservices.com/programs/scholarship/
Slough Foundation Scholarship http://www.midland.edu/students/enrollment/charles_lela_and_mary_slough_foundation_scholarship.php
12 Keys http://www.bestrehabcenter.com/the-center/scholarship
Fantasy Sports Daily https://www.fantasysportsdaily.com/scholarship/apply/
ACF Visionary Scholarship http://www.americancollegefoundation.org/college_planning/visionary_scholarship_terms.aspx
AFSA "No Essay" https://www.afsascholarship.org/high-school-contest/hsstep1/
Negative Population Growth http://www.npg.org/scholarship/npg-2016-photography-contest.html
Varsity Tutors http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
College JumpStart http://www.jumpstart-scholarship.net/application-us
Michigan Injury Lawyers http://www.spanglaw.com/scholarship
poetry slam http://www.powerpoetry.org/poetry-slams/all-i-need-scholarship-slam
Junk Car Medics https://www.junkcarmedics.com/about-us/scholarship/
Spangenberg Law Firm http://www.spanglaw.com/scholarship
Independence Foundation http://theindependencefoundation.org/programs/independence-foundation-scholarship/
Sports Unlimited http://www.sportsunlimitedinc.com/scholarship.html
Negative Population Growth http://www.npg.org/scholarship/npg-2016-written-ad-scholarship-contest.html
Red Head Scholarship http://scholarshipred.com/
Smith Publicity http://www.smithpublicity.com/smith-publicitys-2nd-1000-book-marketing-scholarship/
Shawn Carter Foundation https://www.shawncartersf.com/scholarship-fund/#eligibility
Atlas Shrugged competition https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#overview
Create Real Impact http://createrealimpact.com/contestrules/
The Fountain Head competition https://www.aynrand.org/students/essay-contests#overview
Get Up! Get Active http://www.getupgetactive.org/active-life-political-awarenes/
Hazing Prevention http://hazingprevention.org/home/awardsandgrants/high-school-essay-contest/
Hazing Prevention http://hazingprevention.org/home/awardsandgrants/national-hazing-prevention-week-poster-contest/
Courage to Grow http://couragetogrowscholarship.com/
Barbara Mandigo Kelly Poetry http://www.peacecontests.org/#poetry
Williamette Writers http://willamettewriters.org/submit-your-writing/kate-herzog-scholarship/
Varsity Tutors http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
Choose your own adventure http://www.fastweb.com//college-scholarships/scholarships/167480?utm_content=scholarship&utm_medium=email&utm_source=award
Rent Hop https://www.renthop.com/college_scholarship
Little Rock Nine Text https://www.dosomething.org/us/about/easy-scholarships
David Zeno http://www.jobsproperty.com/s/founders-scholarship/
e-waste http://potentialmagazine.com/college-scholarships/e-waste-scholarship/
It's really all about education https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/all-about-education-scholarship
CARiD http://www.carid.com/scholarships.html

Scholarship Link
Conditional Grant Program https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BynxDgLrotQyYl9FV3kweDVIR2FIR25QZEhncHV3TkZIVkRJ/view?usp=sharing
Scholastic All Stars https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BynxDgLrotQyMjNoQXh1NUQ2Z1RiN1VTWDk2YzZPN2FFQlA0/view?usp=sharing
Horatio Alger Association  https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/state-scholarships/
Wendy's High School Heisman Class of 2018 https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/about/program-timeline/
Lexus Eco Challenge http://lexus.scholastic.com/challenges?eml=SMP/e/20170919////Lexus////Hero////&ET_CID=20170919_SNP_Lexus_ACQ_21205&ET_RID=98238764
The Foundation Fellowship and Ramsey Honors Univ. or Georgia https://www.admissions.uga.edu/Prospective-Students/Tuition-Fees/Scholarships/Foundation-Fellowship-Part-I
Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest http://www.alticeconnects.com/HHM
University of Georgia Foundation Fellowship and Ramsey Honors Scholarship  https://www.admissions.uga.edu/Prospective-Students/Tuition-Fees/Scholarships/Foundation-Fellowship-Part-I
University of Georgia Foundation Fellowship and Ramsey Honors Scholarship  https://www.admissions.uga.edu/Prospective-Students/Tuition-Fees/Scholarships/Foundation-Fellowship-Part-I
Burger King Scholarship https://bkmclamorefoundation.org/who-we-are/programs/burger-king-scholars-program/
Lexus Eco Challenge  http://lexus.scholastic.com/challenges?eml=SMP/e/20170817////LexusLandandWater/button//////&ET_CID=20171018_SNP_Lexus_SL1_ACQ_21484&ET_RID=202331740
Texas Farm Credit Scholarship https://sitebridge.farmcreditbank.com/f/other/41/2018_TFC_Scholarship_Packet.pdf
Midwestern State University-Please check website for deadline https://mwsu.edu/admissions/scholarships
John F. Kennedy Scholarship https://www.jfklibrary.org/Education/Profile-in-Courage-Essay-Contest/Eligibility-and-Requirements.aspx
East Texas Communities Foundation Scholarships http://etcf.org/scholarships/available-scholarships/
AAMI Foundation Scholarship http://www.aami.org/professionaldevelopment/content.aspx?ItemNumber=886
Patriot Promise Grant http://www.uttyler.edu/scholarships/freshman/new-freshman-student-2018-19.php
The GREAT scholarship program http://jobs.greatclips.com/page/show/schools-scholarships
ACT Student Champions www.act.org/readinesschampions
Kelly Community Scholarship http://www.kellycommunity.org/Kelly_Community_FCU_Scholarship_85.html
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship  http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php
Dallas Jewish Community Foundation http://www.djcf.org/collegescholarships
Triple-Impact Scholarship http://positivecoach.org/awards-programs/triple-impact-competitor-scholarships/?utm_source=h5m&utm_medium=e&utm_campaign=mom
Texas Student Housing  http://www.texasstudenthousing.net/2018-2019-application/
East Texas Communities Foundation Scholarships http://etcf.org/scholarships/available-scholarships/
Communities Foundation of Texas https://www.cftexas.org/apply-to-a-cft-scholarship
https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/scholarship-search/a
Communities Foundation of Texas https://www.cftexas.org/apply-to-a-cft-scholarship
East Texas Professional Credit Union https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyYVdLZUhRWXNvbWtxYkRORmJvTURYTDFYVElB
Area Go Texan http://www.rodeohouston.com/Educational-Support/Scholars/Apply
Norwhich University- $2,000 Take the Lead Scholarship http://www.norwich.edu/undergraduate-admissions/ready-to-apply-weve-got-options/
The Coolidge Scholarship- a full-ride, four-year, merit scholarship  www.coolidgescholars.org
 Asian & Pacific Islander American Scholarship Fund (APIASF) http://www.apiasf.org/?ep_mid=11403777&ep_rid=275232025
University of Texas at Tyler https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyTnQ5SkMzaDhDRUFxb2J0Ynd0dFdoSXA4elVN
ACF Visionary Scholarship Program https://americancollegefoundation.org/college_planning/visionary_scholarship_terms.aspx
Rove Pest Control Scholarship   - $500 http://www.rovepestcontrol.com/rove-pest-control-scholarship/
Lexus Eco Challenge http://lexus.scholastic.com/?eml=SMP/e/20170817////LexusLandandWater/callout//////&ET_CID=20170817_SNP_LexusAdmin_SL2_ACQ_20945&ET_RID=7671868
Financial Aid for Minority Students  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyaFZIdnVJb2J2ZjhPSVZXZko1cnhDNm5KNmg4
Univerisity of Oklahoma  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQySW5wbDFCUXdPMUd1amdlN2FGbWc5S3YwLVI0
Boston Univeristy  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyOG9CSFBpNFlpX3Nkb1FhY0RCczF6cHJkME1V
LeTourneau University https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyRnVFZ2FRQkJHcDBEdGM2VnBBNVI2X2VCTmVB
Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps, full ride scholarship opportunities  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQycG5NSG5jY1pGbktxM2pKNEIwamxLWmt2b1hr
Texas Interscholastic League Foundation https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQySGhhREwwRnJJMl9aMm9JV2RQRWpKTEYtTWVv
East Texas Professional Credit Union https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyYVdLZUhRWXNvbWtxYkRORmJvTURYTDFYVElB
Collins Scholars Application https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyLURpTzFYS3p4VktMc3U4WFVvSTZSOEM1Z0dJ
2018 Profile in Courage Essay Contest https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyeDFsMy00d0tlN0hOaFRINTh6cXYxZVltc09V
University of Oklahoma https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyUE1GQmxSWXJlVHNUN3oxTDQ5enBnNmdNeDJv
AMDA 2017 National Audtion Scholarships https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQydmN4cDRhbEI0R2FLcWxoUk1YeUlsMVlnQWRr
Texas Tech National Merit Scholarship program  admissions.ttu.edu/nationalmerit
Lexus Eco Challenge  http://lexus.scholastic.com/challenges?eml=SMP/e/20170817////LexusLandandWater/button//////&ET_CID=20171018_SNP_Lexus_SL1_ACQ_21484&ET_RID=202331740
Tyler Junior College - opens November 6, 2017 https://www.tjc.edu/scholarships
Univeristy of Houston http://www.uh.edu/financial/undergraduate/types-aid/scholarships/#freshmen
Austin Bank Scholarship https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyWTAzT0hpbW1YOGFfd3VOVnl6Wk1VQmh0UHBn
Stephen F. Austin : Smith Hutson Scholarhips  https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyblJhS3NpTUs5dWVPOHNfRjNZN1pzTGtncDJj
Texas State University- Assured Scholarships https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BynxDgLrotQyMDM3bFNucnBhRFd1NTI2aXVHMlVHUWU2TGhZ
Hendrix College:  www.hendrix.edu/haysnomination