College Scholarships & Financial Aid

1. Start Here

FAFSA (Free Application for Student Financial Aid)

2. Seek Scholarship Opportunities

Big Country Electric Scholarships

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College Board Scholarships

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Dells Scholarships

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RMHC of the Southwest Scholarship Program

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Capital Farm Credit Scholarship

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SACROC/Snyder Education Foundation Scholarship 

To promote the educational goals of students graduating from Snyder High School, Hermleigh High School,  and Ira High School, the Snyder Education Foundation partners with local businesses and community  members to provide scholarships for post-secondary education. Scholarship amounts vary each year  depending on business and community donations and the number of student applicants. 

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Snyder Chapter of the American Petroleum Institute

To reward a student who has demonstrated excellence, imagination, and creativity in his/her schoolwork with a scholarship to help at a college of his/her choice. A golf tournament will be held on June  5th , 2021 to raise the funds.

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Texas Farm Bureau

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Rotary Club Scholarship

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Scurry County School Federal Credit Union Scholarship

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Staff Sgt. Michael Murphrey Memorial Scholarship

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Western Texas College Foundation Scholarship

Apply Here (This is not the Opportunity Tuition Waiver Scholarship)

Ronald G. Hester Scholarship: $1500

The Ronald G. Hester Scholarship was created to honor the contributions Ron Hester made to Snyder ISD as a teacher, speech and debate coach, and school board member. Application Link

Snyder Police Association Scholarship: $500

The purpose of the SPA Scholarship Award is to provide a college scholarship award opportunity to students who have shown a career interest in Criminal Justice or Law Enforcement. The SPA Scholarship Award has been established to support undergraduate Criminal Justice education. Students will be matched to the scholarship award based on academic merit Multiple awards are available totaling $500.00 each. The scholarship awards will be paid directly to the recipients. Application Link

Scurry County Federal Credit Union Scholarship

$500 will be awarded to a college-bound girl and a boy. View link below, or visit the Counseling Office for a scholarship application.

Application Link

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship for Females Entering Education: $250

Applications are available in the SHS Counselors Office and are due on March 22.

Texas Big Game Scholarship: $3,000 (9 awards)

Eligibility - Only 9 scholarships will be awarded. Eight at $1,500 each (that is one per Region) and one overall top scholarship at $3,000! All applicants must be Agriculture and/or Natural Resource related majors.

The selection process is based on a point-scale scoring system and each application is reviewed and ranked by a statewide scoring committee. Scholarships are open to any graduating high school senior, entering college freshman, sophomore, or junior. Students do not have to participate in the TBGA to be eligible for these scholarships, but those who have entered the Texas Big Game Awards
will receive a preference point during the scoring process.

Apply: http://www.texasbiggameawards.org/scholarships/

SP High Scholarships: $10,000 (10 awards)

The SP High School Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.

Eligibility: you must be:

  1. At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.

  2. A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.

Apply: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14870/sp_high_school_scholarship_scholarship.php


Toptal Scholarships for Women: $10,000 (5 awards)

As part of our commitment to supporting women with great leadership potential Toptal has established the Toptal Scholarships contest. These scholarships provide assistance to women from around the world to help empower them to follow their passion and become leaders. Subject to these Toptal Scholarships Official Rules, the selected recipients will receive US$10,000 and one year of one-on-one mentorship from a Toptal leader.

Eligibility: (This is NOT the complete list of requirements for this scholarship-please click the link below for the FULL list)

  1. The Scholarships Program is only available to individuals who consistently live and identify as women, age 16 and older.

  2. Be planning on attending school in the fall of the year that you apply

Apply: https://www.toptal.com/scholarships-for-women

BAF of Texas Undergraduate Scholarship: $4,000 (10 awards)
Tuition-only scholarships awarded for the Fall semester. This scholarship is for students resident in Texas and studying in Texas or the United Kingdom as well as students resident in the United Kingdom studying in Texas.

Requirements (This is NOT the complete list of requirements for this scholarship-please click the link below for the FULL list)
Applicants must:

  1. Be a resident of Texas or the United Kingdom;

  2. Be enrolled in full-time education within the Texas or UK education system;

  3. Major in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math or Business

Apply: https://www.baftx.org/


VIP Voice Scholarship: $5,000 (1 award)

Eligibility

  1. Must be at least 13 years of age or older.

  2. Submit your entry by 11:59 pm ET on the day of the deadline.

  3. You can submit multiple entries by following the instructions on the sponsor's website.

*PLEASE ENSURE AFTER APPLYING YOU CLICK ON THE CONFIRMATION EMAIL FROM NPD or YOUR APPLICATION WON'T BE ACCEPTED

Apply: https://worldscholarshipforum.com/vip-voice-scholarship/

Texas Interscholarstastic League Foundation Scholarship: $12,000 (90 awards)
Students who meet the following criteria: (This is NOT the complete list of requirements for this scholarship-please click the link below for the FULL list)

  1. Must have competed at the UIL Academic State Meet, Congressional Debate State Meet, One-Act Play State Meet, or Theatrical Design State Meet OR must have advanced to the second day of the Cross Examination Debate State Meet OR must be a state finalist in the Barbara Jordan Historical Essay Competition, the Latino History Essay Competition, or the Young Filmmakers Festival OR must have been a member of one of the top 10 teams per competition group at the BEST or FIRST state robotics contests

  2. Must plan to attend an accredited college or university in the state of Texas

  3. Must enroll full-time in college and maintain a 2.5 college GPA (some scholarships require higher GPAs)

Apply: http://www.tilfoundation.org/scholarships/how-to-apply

Global Lift Equipment Texas Scholarship: $500 (1 award)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: (This is NOT the complete list of requirements for this scholarship-please click the link below for the FULL list)

  1. Plan on attending a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2019 in the United States or Canada.

  2. Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

Apply: https://usedforklifttexas.com/


Lift Parts Express Texas Scholarship:$500 (1 award)

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must: (This is NOT the complete list of requirements for this scholarship-please click the link below for the FULL list)

  1. Be between the ages of 16-21 and plan on attending school in the fall.

  2. Have a GPA of 3.0 or above

Apply: https://forkliftpartstexas.com/forkliftparts.php

Fight Against Drinking & Driving Scholarship: Attorney Robert White. $3,000 scholarship

  • Available to college students in Texas who have been accepted to or are currently enrolled in a 2-year college or 4- year university with a GPA of at least 3.0.

  • Applicants must be college students in Texas, with a GPA of at least 3.0, who have been accepted to or are currently enrolled in a 2-year college or 4- year university.

  • Three students will be selected to receive $1,000 in scholarship funds based on their winning essay response.

  • To enter, applicants are encouraged to submit via form on our website.

  • The deadline for submissions is April 30th, 2021. The winner will be notified individually and announced on our social media between May 17th-21st, 2021.

Apply: https://askrobertwhite.com/fight-against-drinking-and-driving-scholarship/.