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Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT) is privileged to partner with our generous donors on the following scholarship opportunities. Starting on January 15th, the 2020 Universal Application will be available to students through our new scholarship portal. 

Please read the scholarship descriptions carefully to understand the criteria. No documentation will be accepted outside of the application portal or after the scholarship deadline that is listed below.

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Grady Graves Scholarship Fund



The Grady Graves Scholarship awards four-year scholarships to graduating seniors of Crowell High School in Crowell, Texas of up to $20,000 per student.

March 01, 2020 -

Hatton W. Sumners Scholarship Fund



The Hatton W. Sumners Scholarship Fund provides two-year scholarships for junior and senior year in the amount of up to $15,000 per year per student to deserving students who are legal residents of Texas, New Mexico or Oklahoma, have completed 60 hours of coursework, have four semesters remaining in college and intend to pursue a baccalaureate degree at any accredited college or university in Texas, New Mexico or Oklahoma.

For more information about the Sumners Foundation click here.
 

March 21, 2020 -

Jack Ford Shelby Scholarship Fund



The Jack Ford Shelby Scholarship awards up to $5,000 annually to a graduating senior at Littlefield High School in Littlefield, Texas, who intends to pursue a baccalaureate degree. This one-time scholarship may be used at any accredited college or university in the United States or its possessions.

 

March 15, 2020 -

John and Rheba Myers Scholarship



The John and Rheba Myers Scholarship provides scholarship(s) of up to the full amount of tuition and fees for an academic year, with the ability to renew for a total of four years, to students with average to above-average academic performance and substantial financial need. Awards may be used to support tuition and fees at any 2-year or 4-year academic institution of higher learning in the United States. There are no limitations on area of study.
 

March 01, 2020 -

Kristofer Robinson Scholarship Fund



Scholarships awarded to students who are paraplegic or quadriplegic and are residents of the State of Texas. Assistance is provided for tuition, books, and necessary appliances related to the particular needs of the student to pursue an education at any accredited school in the State of Texas, whether public or private, including elementary school, junior high school, high school, technical school, college or university and graduate school. This is a renewable scholarship.

Award: Varies
 

May 15, 2020 -

Littlefield Wildcat Athletic Scholarship Fund



The Littlefield Wildcat Athletic Scholarship awards up to $1,000 annually to a graduating senior at Littlefield High School in Littlefield, Texas, who intends to pursue a degree at a community college or university in the United States or its possessions.
 

March 15, 2020 -

Matheon Scholarship Fund



Scholarships awarded to female students who intend to pursue and/or continue their education in the Humanities, Sciences or Fine Arts. Applicants must be a graduating senior from one of the following schools: Berkner High School, Bishop Lynch High School, Episcopal School of Dallas, Greenhill School, Highland Park High School, Hillcrest High School, The Hockaday School, J.J. Pearce High School, Thomas Jefferson High School, Lake Highlands High School, Richardson High School, Parish Episcopal School, Ursuline Academy, W.T. White High School or Woodrow Wilson High School and be attending a college or university in Texas.

Applicants must have a minimum 3.1 GPA and a minimum SAT score of 1090.

Award: Up to $1,000 total per student
 

March 01, 2020 -

Northwood Woman's Club Scholarship



The Northwood Woman’s Club Scholarship provides multiple one-year scholarships of between $2,500 and $5,000 to female students. This scholarship may be used for tuition, books and fees to attend any accredited post-secondary educational institution, including 4-year colleges, junior college and vocational schools in the United States or its possessions. There are no limitations on field of study.

For more information about Northwood Woman’s Club click here.
 

March 01, 2020 -

Palacios Area Fund Scholarships



The Palacios Area Fund Scholarships award up to five one-time $500-$1,000 scholarships each year to graduating seniors of Palacios High School in the state of Texas. These scholarships may be used at any accredited college, university, junior college, vocational institute or trade school in the United States.

 

May 01, 2020 -