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
$1,000.00 Chemistry Alumni Endowed Scholarship
The Chemistry Alumni Scholarship was originally established by a group...
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$3,333.00 Chemistry Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist with education expenses.
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Varies Chevron Phillips Chemical Company Scholarship
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$1,000 Chief Charles W. Tackett Memorial Scholarship
Charles W. Tackett began his law enforcement career on November 22,...
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$0.00 Chris and Meggan Thompson Family Scholarship
Chris and Meggan Thompson both for Sam Houston State University and in...
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$1,000.00 Chris Pickren Memorial Scholarship
The Chris Pickren Memorial Scholarship was established by Melissa Davis...
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$1,000 Christine Wanja Githumbi Memorial Scholarship
The Christine Wanja Githumbi Memorial Scholarship was established by the...
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$1,000 Christopher M. Wilson Memorial Endowed Scholarship
This endowment is being established in memory of Christopher Michael...
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$1,000.00 Chuck and Debbie Jones Art Endowed Scholarship
Debbie Lawson Jones earned her degree from Texas A&M in 1982. Chuck...
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$24,000 Chuck Caughey Geoscience Endowed Scholarship
Chuck Caughey spent his career employed as a geologist exploring for and...
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$1,000.00 Citizen's National Bank Endowed Scholarship
The Citizens National Bank Endowed Scholarship, formerly American Bank...
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$1,000.00 CJ Undergraduate Research Scholarship
This scholarship was established to assist with education expenses. The...
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$1,250 Claude H. and Alice M. Townsend Scholarship
The Townsend Scholarship is awarded by Sam Houston State University in...
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$1000 F/S F-$500/S-$500 Clay and Margaret B. Smith Memorial Scholarship
The Clay & Margaret B. Smith Memorial Fund is awarded by Sam Houston...
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$1,000 Clay Dyer Criminal Justice Undergraduate Endowed Scholarship
Clay Dyer, an outstanding student through his innate qualities of...
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varies Clem Otis Memorial Art Endowed Scholarship
The Clem Otis Memorial Art Endowed Scholarship was established by the...
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$1,000 Clemon and Carolyn Montgomery Endowed Scholarship
The Clemon and Carolyn Montgomery Endowed Scholarship was established by...
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$5,000 Coalson Family Dance Scholarship In Memory of Cynthia Joy Coalson
The Coalson Family Education Scholarship was established on behalf of...
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$5,000 Coalson Family Education Scholarship in Memory of Cynthia Joy Coalson
The Coalson Family Education Scholarship was established on behalf of...
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$2,000 COHS Bridge Program
The COHS Bridge Program was created to encourage the transition of...
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$1,000.00 College Farm Boys Endowed Scholarship
The College Farm Boys Endowed Scholarship was established by...
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$1,000 College of Business Administration
The College of Business Administration (COBA) develops business...
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$1,000.00 College of Criminal Justice 50th Anniversary Freshman Academic Endowed Scholarship
The faculty and staff of the College of Criminal Justice originally...
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$1000 College of Criminal Justice Scholarship
The College of Criminal Justice at Sam Houston State University is one...
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$1,000 College of Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarship
The College of Humanities and Social Sciences (CHSS) provides an...
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Varies College of Osteopathic Medicine Scholarship
The College of Osteopathic Medicine created this scholarship fund as a...
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$1,000 College of Science and Engineering Technology Scholarship
The College of Science & Engineering Technology is committed to...
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$1,000.00 Colonel John A. and Geanie L. McManners ROTC Scholarship
The Colonel John A. and Geanie L. McManners ROTC Scholarship was...
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$500.00 Colonel William J. Blythe, Sr. Endowed Scholarship
Colonel Blythe’s U.S. Army service extended over a 37-year period,...
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Varies Colt Metz Insurance (CMI) Scholarship
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Varies Community CDC Scholarship in Memory of Michael J. Spoor
Community Certified Development Corporation Scholarship was created in...
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$1,000.00 Comparative Criminal Justice Scholarship
The International Comparative Criminal Justice Scholarship was...
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$1,000.00 Computer Science Majors Endowed Scholarship
The Computer Science Majors Endowed Scholarship was established by the...
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Varies Controller's Office Scholarship
SHSU Controller’s Office is responsible for the financial and accounting...
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$1,000 Cory Spikes Memorial Agricultural Sciences Scholarship
This scholarship is being established in memory of the Donors’ son, Cory...
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$500 COSET Returning-Student Scholarship
The COSET Returning-Student Scholarship is intended for SHSU...
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$1,000.00 Counihan Family Educational Endowed Scholarship
Frank J. and Mary Jennings Counihan had 13 children who were taught at a...
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$1,000 Coy and Ruth Perkins Scholarship
The Coy and Ruth Perkins Scholarship was established by Nancy Perkins...
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$1,000.00 Cyber Forensics Intelligence Center Scholarship
The Cyber Forensics intelligence Center’s mission statement is to...
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$1,000.00 Dale Benke Mechanical Engineering Technology Endowed Scholarship
Dale Benke was born in San Antonio, Texas and raised in Houston, Texas....
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$500.00/semester Dan and Donna Beto Endowed Scholarship in Sociology
Dan Richard and Donna Beto established the Dan and Donna Beto Endowed...
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$3,000 Dan and Jean Rather Scholarship Endowment
The Dan and Jean Rather Endowed Scholarships are awarded to first-time,...
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$1000 F/S F-$500/S-$500 Dan Rather/Horatio Alger Endowed Scholarship
Dan Rather/Horatio Alger Endowed Scholarships are awarded to selected...
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$1,000.00 Dan Reeves, Jr. Endowed Scholarship in Mathematics
The Dan Reeves, Jr. Endowed Scholarship in Mathematics was established...
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$2,000.00 Dan Richard Beto Endowed Scholarship in Correctional Leadership Scholarship
Dan Richard and Donna Beto established the Dan Richard Beto Endowed...
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$1,000 Dana E. Nicolay Dance Endowed Scholarship
The Dana E. Nicolay Dance Endowed Scholarship was established but...
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$2,000.00 Dana Steigerwald Endowed Scholarship
This endowment is being established by the estate of Richard Dana...
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1,000.00 Daniel Sellers Memorial Endowed Scholarship in Musical Theatre
This endowment is being established in memory of Daniel Sellers, the...
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$1,000.00 Danny and Cindy Pierce Family Scholarship
The Danny and Cindy Pierce Family Scholarship was established by Danny...
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$500.00 Danny Robinson Memorial Scholarship
The Danny Robinson Memorial Scholarship was established by Hope Robinson...
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