Our Opportunities

The priority date for Scholarships4Kats is November 1st. To ensure the greatest opportunity of an award, please complete your General Application by this date.

You must be accepted to Sam Houston State University before applying for scholarships

Browsing “All” Scholarships: To view a list of all scholarship opportunities, you may click “All” under “Opportunities” above. This list shows all scholarships, not scholarships for which you are receiving consideration. Automatch scholarships will appear with “None” listed under the “Action” column – this means an additional application is not required for consideration. The “Deadline” column indicates the deadline to complete the application to receive consideration. This is not the deadline to accept the award.

The November 1st Priority Deadline is not applicable to the Smith-Hutson Scholarship.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2,000.00 Agriculture Development - Tu-Mile Quail and Dove
This scholarship was established to assist with education expenses.
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$100.00 Alberto Sandoval Bilingual Education Scholarship
The Alberto Sandoval Bilingual Education Scholarship was established by...
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$1,000.00 Allen & Joan Triplett Scholarship Agricultural Sciences Endowed Scholarship
E. Allen Triplett was born on a dairy farm near Hillsboro Texas during...
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$1,000.00 Allene Susie Homan Memorial Library Science Endowed Scholarship
Allene Susie Holman was born in 1923 in rural Oklahoma and was moved to...
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$1,500 Allie Wilson Horne Educational Endowed Scholarship
The Allie Wilson Horne Educational Endowed Scholarship was established...
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$500.00 Alpha Phi Sigma Scholarship
The Sam Houston State University Chapter of the Alpha Phi Sigma Criminal...
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$1,000.00 Alumni Association Legacy Endowed Scholarship
The Alumni Legacy Endowed Scholarship was established by the Sam Houston...
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$1,000.00 Alvin Lockhart Bass Trombone Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was created in memory of Alvin A. Lockhart. “My...
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$1,000.00 Alvis Autrey Endowed Scholarship
The Alvis Autrey Music Scholarship was established by friends of Alvis...
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$3000F/S F-$1500/S-$1500 Amato Brothers Scholarship
This scholarship honors the Amato brothers, A. J. Amato, Jr., Joseph A....
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Varies Andrew and Ila Martinez Memorial Scholarship in Public Service
This scholarship is being established in memory of Andrew and Ila...
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$1,000 Ann Morgan Christian Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Beverly “Ann” Morgan was born in Huntsville, Texas on February 6, 1953....
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$500 Fall only Anna Pennybacker Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Anna Hardwicke (Mrs. Percy) Pennybacker, activist and author, was born...
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$1000 Annual Fund Scholarship
The Annual Fund Scholarship is a scholarship awarded by Sam Houston...
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$1,000.00 Anslow Bryant Construction Endowed Scholarship
Anslow Bryant Construction is celebrating their 16th year of business:...
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$1000 F/S F-$500/S-$500 Arleigh B. Templeton Endowed Scholarship
The Texas Educational Foundation, Inc., (TEF) is one of the nation’s...
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$1,500 Armstrong Endowed Scholarship
The Armstrong Scholarship was established by The Armstrong Foundation of...
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$2,000.00 Army Specialized Training Program Unit 4814 Endowed Scholarship
Members and friends of Unit 4814, Army Specialized Training Program...
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$1,000 Art History Scholarship
The Art History Scholarship is awarded by the Department of Art to any...
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$1,000 Arthur Beverly and Mary Alice Mays Endowed Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Arthur Beverly Mays and...
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$1,000.00 Arthur Lynn Talk, Jr. Endowed Scholarship
The Arthur Lynn Talk, Jr. Endowed Scholarship was established by the...
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$1,000 ASIS International Houston Chapter John Tullie Brady Endowed Scholarship in Security Management Studies
The Houston Chapter of ASIS International established the John Tullie...
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$1,000.00 Assam Endowed Scholarship
Assam, the eastern corridor to Southeast Asia, is a region in India that...
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$150.00 Assam Scholarship Honors Research
The Assam Scholarship was established by Hiranya K. Nath in honor of his...
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$1,000 B. Carroll and Mae S. Tharp Endowed Scholarship
B. Carroll and Mae Tharp spent several decades collecting and caring for...
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Varies B.F. Slayton Endowed Scholarship
LTC Barney F Slayton, US. Army, Retired, established this endowed...
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$1,000.00 Bala and Santhi Maniam Finance Scholarship
Dr. Bala Maniam joined Sam Houston State University in July 1997 as an...
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$1,000 Baptist Women's Cecil M. Jones and Dorothy Ann Dixon Jones Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Baptist Women’s Cecil M. Jones and Dorothy Ann Dixon Jones Memorial...
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Varies BDO USA LLP Accounting Scholarship
When M.L. Seidman founded Seidman & Seidman in 1910, there were just...
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$1,000 Bearkat Baseball and Softball Endowed Scholarship
The Bearkat Baseball and Softball Endowed Scholarship was established...
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$1,000 Bearkat Marching Band Endowed Scholarship
The band program at Sam Houston State University was founded in the...
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$1,000.00 Bearkat Partners Athletic Endowed Scholarship
The Bearkat Partners Athletic Scholarship was established by the...
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Varies Bearkat Paw It Forward Scholarship
Trisha D. (Grayson) Atwater graduated from Sam Houston State University...
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2,500 Beeson Endowed Scholarship in Memory of Joseph B. Snodgrass
John Beeson attended Sam Houston State Teachers College from 1959 until...
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Varies Beeson Endowed Scholarship in memory of Laurence L. Corley, Sr.
John Beeson attended Sam Houston State Teachers College from 1959 until...
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$1,000.00 Behrens Family Scholarship in Honor of Dr. William V. Hyman
Dr. William “Bill” V. Hyman is Professor Emeritus of Population Health...
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$1,000.00 Bentwater Endowed Scholarship
The Donors established this endowment to provide financial assistance...
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$1,000 Beth Damphousse Music Education Endowed Scholarship
The Kelly Damphousse Criminal Justice Scholarship Endowment was...
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$1,000 Beth R. Smith Glasshoff '15 Criminal Justice Endowed Scholarship
Beth R. Smith Glasshoff attended Sam Houston State University from...
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$1,000.00 Betty Alexander Endowed Scholarship
The Betty Alexander Endowed Scholarship was established in loving memory...
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$2,000 Betty Elvin Memorial Scholarship in Education
The Betty Elvin Memorial Scholarship in Education honors the legacy of...
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$2,000 Betty Loe Dodd Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Betty Loe Dodd Memorial Endowed Scholarship is established by David...
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$1,000.00 Bettye Hill Knox Scholarship
Bettye Hill Knox graduated from Livingston High School in 1957; upon her...
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$1,000.00 Bill and Ann Stokes Endowed Scholarship
The Bill and Ann Stokes Endowed Scholarship was established by the Ann...
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$1,000.00 Bill Gerstenberger Golf Scholarship Endowment
The Bill Gerstenberger Golf Scholarship Endowment was established by...
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$1,000.00 Bill Watrous Endowed Jazz Scholarship
This endowment is being established in honor of Bill Watrous. William...
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$5,000.00 Billy A. Smith, Jr. Football Scholarship
The Billy A. Smith, Jr. Football Scholarship was established by Billy A....
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$5,000.00 Billy A. Smith, Sr. Football Scholarship
The Billy A. Smith, Sr. Football Scholarship was established by Billy A....
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$1,000.00 Billy and Kathy Smith College of Business Administration Scholarship
This scholarship is being established in memory of Alvin W. Smith,...
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Varies Billy Harrell Endowed Scholarship
The Billy Harrell Endowed Scholarship was initiated by Dr. Gordon W....
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