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Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT) is privileged to partner with our generous donors on the following scholarship opportunities. The 2023 Universal Application is 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.


Kristofer Robinson Scholarship Fund

The Kristofer Robinson Scholarship Fund provides scholarships to students who are paraplegic or quadriplegic and are residents of the State of Texas who are pursuing an education to any accredited school in the State of Texas.

April 01, 2023 -

LIFE Association Trade Scholarship Fund

The LIFE Association Trade Scholarship Fund provides scholarships of up to $5,000 to graduating high school seniors or past graduates with a degree or GED equivalent in the state of Texas who intend to pursue a trade or vocational degree or certification at an accredited community college or nonprofit trade school in the state of Texas. 

April 01, 2023 -

Lindsay Lloyd North Korea Freedom Scholarship

The Lindsay Lloyd North Korea Freedom Scholarship (supported by the George W. Bush Foundation) provides one or more annual scholarships for up to $10,000 to lawful permanent residents of the United States, U.S. citizens or refugees who were born in North Korea pursuing an educational program in the United States. North Korean-born individuals pursuing a degree in accredited colleges and universities in the United States with South Korean citizenship are eligible to apply.



Littlefield Wildcat Athletic Scholarship Fund

The Littlefield Wildcat Athletic Scholarship Fund awards up to $1,000 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 01, 2023 -

Northwood Woman's Club Scholarship

The Northwood Woman’s Club Scholarship provides multiple one-year scholarships between $2,500 and $5,000 to female students to attend any accredited post-secondary educational institution.


March 01, 2023 -

Om & Shanti Scholarship

The Om & Shanti Scholarship provides four-year awards of up to $6,000 per student per year to graduating high school seniors of a public high school in Dallas or Collin Counties in the State of Texas who intend to pursue a degree at an accredited educational institution in the State of Texas.

March 01, 2023 -

Palacios Area Fund Scholarships

The Palacios Area Fund Scholarships award up to five one-time $500 to $1000 scholarships each year to graduating seniors of Palacios High School in the State of Texas.


April 10, 2023 -

Press Club of Dallas Foundation Scholarship Fund

The Press Club of Dallas Foundation Scholarship Fund provides one-year awards of up to $5,000 to current college students who graduated from a high school in the DFW Metroplex and are currently pursuing a college degree in the Communications field.



Roy and Mae Smith Scholarship Fund

The Roy and Mae Smith Scholarship provides a one-year scholarship of up to $5,000 total to a graduate of Charleston High School in Charleston, Arkansas pursuing a college degree, community college degree, or trade school certification.


March 01, 2023 -