Skip to main content

Communities Foundation of Texas (CFT) is privileged to partner with our generous donors on the following scholarship opportunities. Starting on January 15th, the 2021 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.


The William A. Turner, Jr. Endowed Scholarship Fund

The William A. Turner, Jr. Endowed Scholarship Fund of Communities Foundation of Texas provides scholarships to enrolled Juniors and Seniors at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas who are pursuing a degree within the College of Education.

April 01, 2021 -

Van London Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Van London Memorial Scholarship provides a one-year scholarship of up to $15,000 to students who are blind and intend to pursue or are pursuing a college degree, community college degree, or trade school certification. Scholarship monies may be used for tuition, fees, books, and on campus housing and will be paid directly to the awardee’s school.

May 01, 2021 -

William and Susan Soza Scholarship Fund

The William and Susan Soza Scholarship provides scholarships to graduating seniors from Presidio High School in Presidio, Texas or previous recipients of the scholarship. The intent of the scholarship is to make a difference in the lives of young adults by providing quality education to students in financial need who have achieved an average degree of academic excellence.

March 01, 2021 -