All Opportunities

Welcome to Austin Community Foundation’s Scholarship Application Portal!

The Austin Community Foundation’s scholarship program provides additional opportunities to community members pursuing their educational goals. Since 1996, the Foundation has awarded $6.5 million in scholarships. Each year, we award approximately 400 scholarships totaling more than $600,000. A majority of our scholarships support students from Central Texas or students at local educational institutions. After completing the general application, each applicant is automatically matched to over* 100 scholarship opportunities* of which they qualify for. Some opportunities may ask you to answer additional questions.

Scholarship checks for Fall semester will be mailed out July 22, 2019

Majority of applications are closed. Check back in February, 2020 for more opportunities!

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies UUMC - Travis HS Family & Friends STEM Scholarship
The UUMC – Travis High School Family & Friends Scholarship Fund was established for students who have attended at least three semesters at Travis...
The UUMC – Travis High School Family & Friends Scholarship Fund was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,500.00 AAYHF's Harvest Scholars Scholarship Program
The African American Youth Harvest Foundation’s (AAYHF) Harvest Scholars Program is a scholarship available to AAYHF program participants who are...
The African American Youth Harvest Foundation’s (AAYHF) Harvest Scholars...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
$1,500.00 AHS Class of '66 Scholarship
The AHS Class of ’66 Scholarship was established by the Stephen F. Austin High School Class of 1966 to provide scholarships to graduating seniors...
The AHS Class of ’66 Scholarship was established by the Stephen F....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
$250.00 AHS Class of 1949 Scholarship
The AHS Class of 1949 Scholarship is available to a graduating senior at Stephen F. Austin High School, that demonstrates academic achievement,...
The AHS Class of 1949 Scholarship is available to a graduating senior at...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250.00
$5,000.00 Aimee Melissa Davis Memorial Scholarship
The Aimee Melissa Davis Memorial Scholarship was established by family and friends to remember Aimee. Scholarships are given to graduating seniors...
The Aimee Melissa Davis Memorial Scholarship was established by family...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000.00
$1,000.00 AISD 125th Anniversary Jerry Jarmon Scholarship for Travis High School
The AISD 125th Anniversary Jerry Jarmon Scholarship was established by AISD with a donation from John Blazier and the AISD 125th Anniversary...
The AISD 125th Anniversary Jerry Jarmon Scholarship was established by...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 AISD 125th Anniversary Scholarship for Akins High School
The AISD 125th Anniversary Scholarship is available to seniors at Akins High School graduating on the Recommended High School Plan, and demonstrate...
The AISD 125th Anniversary Scholarship is available to seniors at Akins...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 AISD 125th Anniversary Scholarship for Garza Independence High School
The AISD 125th Anniversary Scholarship is available to seniors at Garza High School graduating on the Recommended High School Plan, and demonstrate...
The AISD 125th Anniversary Scholarship is available to seniors at Garza...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 AISD Applied Materials Scholarship
The AISD Applied Materials Scholarship is available to graduating seniors at Lyndon B. Johnson High School or LASA High School and be enrolled in...
The AISD Applied Materials Scholarship is available to graduating...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 AISD Austin Energy Scholarship for Anderson High School
The AISD Austin Energy Scholarship is available to seniors at Anderson High School graduating on the Recommended High School Plan. The recipient...
The AISD Austin Energy Scholarship is available to seniors at Anderson...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 AISD Austin Energy Scholarship for Crockett High School
The AISD Austin Energy Scholarship is available to seniors at Crockett High School graduating on the Recommended High School Plan. The recipient...
The AISD Austin Energy Scholarship is available to seniors at Crockett...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 AISD CitiBank Scholarship for Bowie High School
The AISD CitiBank Scholarship is available to seniors graduating from Bowie High School, on the Recommended High School Plan and demonstrate...
The AISD CitiBank Scholarship is available to seniors graduating from...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 AISD Coca Cola Scholarship for McCallum High School
The AISD Coca Cola Scholarship is available to seniors at McCallum High School graduating on the Recommended High School Plan. The applicant must...
The AISD Coca Cola Scholarship is available to seniors at McCallum High...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$800.00 AISD Denius Endowed Scholarship for Stephen F. Austin High School
The AISD Denius Endowed Scholarship was established to provide scholarships to graduating seniors at Stephen F. Austin High School, on the...
The AISD Denius Endowed Scholarship was established to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800.00
$1,000.00 AISD Silverton Foundation Scholarship for Eastside Memorial High School
The purpose of the AISD Silverton Foundation Scholarship is to provide scholarships to graduates of Eastside Memorial High School that demonstrate...
The purpose of the AISD Silverton Foundation Scholarship is to provide...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$3,750 per semester, up to 8 semesters AISD St. David's Foundation Scholarship for Lanier High School
The AISD St. David’s Foundation Scholarship is available to graduates of Lanier High School who graduated on the Recommended High School Plan. The...
The AISD St. David’s Foundation Scholarship is available to graduates of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3,750 per semester, up to 8 semesters
$800.00 AISD Webber Endowed Scholarship
The AISD Webber Endowed Scholarship is offered to graduating seniors enrolled in the Breakthrough Program, and demonstrate motivation and financial...
The AISD Webber Endowed Scholarship is offered to graduating seniors...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800.00
$2,000.00 Andrew Alsup Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Andrew Alsup Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Andrew Alsup by his high school friends. This scholarship is available to...
The Andrew Alsup Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$400.00 Andrew Pickett Mobley Scholarship
This fund was set up in memory of Andrew Pickett Mobley, a 2002 Austin High graduate, who died in an apartment fire. Applicants must be a...
This fund was set up in memory of Andrew Pickett Mobley, a 2002 Austin...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $400.00
$1,000.00 April Glenn Cowan Elementary Scholarship
The April Glenn Cowan Elementary Scholarship was established in honor of April Glenn’s leadership at Cowan Elementary while serving as Principal....
The April Glenn Cowan Elementary Scholarship was established in honor of...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies Austin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship
The Austin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship was established by a bequest from an Austin Amateur Radio Club member. It is a scholarship program to...
The Austin Amateur Radio Club Scholarship was established by a bequest...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Austin Woman’s Club Howson/Mohrmann Scholarship
Awards are granted to students in the last two years of their program whom are enrolled in the University of Texas Austin. Recipients must be a...
Awards are granted to students in the last two years of their program...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$400.00 Berkley-Brooks Memorial Scholarship
The Berkley-Brooks Memorial Scholarship was created from contributions in memory of Vivian Brooks Berkley and her son, Malcolm Brooks who were...
The Berkley-Brooks Memorial Scholarship was created from contributions...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $400.00
$2,000.00 Bess Whitehead Scott - Scribes Scholarship (Age 40 and Older)
The Bess Whitehead Scott Scribes Scholarship was established in 2000 to honor Bess W. Scott, a pioneer Texas journalist and writer who died in 1997...
The Bess Whitehead Scott Scribes Scholarship was established in 2000 to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000.00
$500.00 Bowie Football Booster Club Scholarship
Student must be a graduating senior at Bowie High School on the Football team. Applicant must be in good standing. Recipient is selected based on...
Student must be a graduating senior at Bowie High School on the Football...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$1,800.00 Carson Starkey Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship fund is in memory of Carson L. Starkey, a third generation graduate of S.F. Austin High School (2008). Carson looked at the world...
This scholarship fund is in memory of Carson L. Starkey, a third...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,800.00
$1,000 a year, up to 4 years Charles Edward Kelley Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memorial of Katherine Novak and her son Charles Edward Kelley, both alumni of Crockett High School. Recipient...
This scholarship was established in memorial of Katherine Novak and her...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000 a year, up to 4 years
$1,000.00 Christians in Journalism Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Mary Susan Lewis. Applicants must be a current student of UT at Austin who has completed at least 18...
This scholarship was established in memory of Mary Susan Lewis. ...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
Varies Christopher M. Fairman Scholarship for Critical Thinkers
The Christopher M. Fairman Scholarship for Critical Thinkers was established in memory of Christopher M. Fairman, the Associate Dean for Faculty...
The Christopher M. Fairman Scholarship for Critical Thinkers was...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Coach Wade Pittsford Scholarship
This fund was established with memorial contributions for Coach Wade Pittsford as a scholarship fund for Bowie high school graduates. Wade...
This fund was established with memorial contributions for Coach Wade...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$1,000.00 El Paso in Austin Network High School Scholarship
The purpose of the El Paso in Austin Network High School Scholarship is to encourage, recognize and reward young El Pasoans who aspire towards...
The purpose of the El Paso in Austin Network High School Scholarship is...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$500.00 Elana Noelle Myers Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is for graduating seniors at James Bowie High School that have been JRTOC cadets for at least two years and have a minimum GPA of...
This scholarship is for graduating seniors at James Bowie High School...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500.00
$1,000.00 Eldridge and Birdie L. Moore Scholarship
This scholarship, established by the Kiwanis Club, will benefit a graduating senior at Stephen F. Austin High School. Applicants must have...
This scholarship, established by the Kiwanis Club, will benefit a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$2,500.00 Emma C. Browning Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Emma C. Browning for students graduating or have graduated from High School in the following Texas Counties:...
This scholarship was established by Emma C. Browning for students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,500.00
$1,000.00 Eugene Frank Sommerlatte Endowed Scholarship
This fund was established in memory of Eugene Frank Sommerlatte by his nephew, John Mudd, as an endowment for the AISD vocational program. ...
This fund was established in memory of Eugene Frank Sommerlatte by his...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Eunice & Joe B. Friedel Graham High School Scholarship
This scholarship was established in loving memory of Eunice Covey Friedel and Joe B. Friedel, pioneers of the City of Graham, Texas. The...
This scholarship was established in loving memory of Eunice Covey...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,200.00 Farrar Ranch Family Scholarship
This scholarship is targeted at an individual planning a career with agriculture, veterinary sciences or ranching . The recipient of this...
This scholarship is targeted at an individual planning a career with...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,200.00
$1,500.00 Gary Faust Memorial Scholarship
The Gary Faust Memorial Scholarship is in memory of Gary Faust. To be considered for this scholarship the applicant must a graduating senior from...
The Gary Faust Memorial Scholarship is in memory of Gary Faust. To be...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,500.00
$1,000 Hayden Bowers Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created to honor the memory of Hayden Bowers, an exemplary athlete in multiple sports and a well-respected member of the...
This scholarship was created to honor the memory of Hayden Bowers, an...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
$3,000 a year, up to 4 years Highland Lakes Legacy Fund: RoseLoe-Dix Scholarship
The RoseLoe-Dix Scholarship is for graduating high school seniors from Marble Falls High School- TX, Tishomingo High School – OK or Ada High School...
The RoseLoe-Dix Scholarship is for graduating high school seniors from...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3,000 a year, up to 4 years
Varies Horton-Schultz-Mitchusson Scholarship for Bartlett High School
The Horton-Schultz-Mitchusson Scholarship was created as a memorial to honor the life, work and contributions of E. Loraine Mitchusson Horton,...
The Horton-Schultz-Mitchusson Scholarship was created as a memorial to...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Horton-Schultz-Seiders Scholarship for Taylor High School
The Horton-Schultz-Seiders Scholarship was created to honor the life, work and contributions of Alice Sophia Seiders Schultz, Robert Albert Schultz...
The Horton-Schultz-Seiders Scholarship was created to honor the life,...
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  • Award: Varies
$4,000 ($1,000/year) Jake Rebecek Memorial Scholarship
This fund was established in memory of Jake Rebecek by his parents. Jake was killed in a car accident on a trip when he was a student at Texas A&M...
This fund was established in memory of Jake Rebecek by his parents. ...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $4,000 ($1,000/year)
Varies James D. Pfluger Scholarship
This fund was established in memory of Jim Pfluger who impacted the education system by designing schools and volunteering his time. Scholarships...
This fund was established in memory of Jim Pfluger who impacted the...
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  • Award: Varies
$4,000.00 Jamie Goode Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Jamie Goode and will be a scholarship fund for a Stephen F. Austin High School graduating senior. ...
This scholarship was established in memory of Jamie Goode and will be a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $4,000.00
$250.00 Jim Frederick Scholarship
The Jim Frederick Scholarship was created in memory of Jim Frederick, a graduate of Austin High School and the father of three Austin High School...
The Jim Frederick Scholarship was created in memory of Jim Frederick, a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $250.00
$800.00 Joe Gault Memorial Scholarship
The Joe Gault Scholarship was established in memory of Joe Gault by the Austin High School Class of 1951. The scholarship is offered to graduating...
The Joe Gault Scholarship was established in memory of Joe Gault by the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $800.00
$1,000 John L. and Linda D. Bohnel Scholarship Fund
Linda and John Bohnel were an average couple. They worked hard, saved as much as they could, and strived to be kind and generous to others. Having...
Linda and John Bohnel were an average couple. They worked hard, saved as...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
Varies Jonathan Frank Decherd, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
The Jonathan Frank Decherd, Jr. Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Jonathan Frank Decherd, Jr. by friends of the family. This...
The Jonathan Frank Decherd, Jr. Memorial Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$5,000.00 Judy Swan Smith Scholarship
This scholarship is eligible to graduating seniors in Austin ISD with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who will be attending an accredited university with the...
This scholarship is eligible to graduating seniors in Austin ISD with a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000.00