IMPORTANT NOTE TO APPLICANTS. READ BEFORE PROCEEDING FURTHER.

• Apply for Individual Scholarships: Listed below are recommended scholarship opportunities for you to review because you might be qualified. You’ll need to answer some additional questions to determine if you meet the requirements. Please keep in mind that “recommended” does not constitute qualified.

Please remember that you need to apply to each scholarship separately. Completing the General Application does not mean that you have applied for any scholarships.

If after reading a scholarship description, you know you don’t qualify, please do not apply.

• Award Amounts: The number and amount of scholarship awards shown are for general information purposes only, and should not be considered a guarantee of what you will receive if selected. Actual award amounts vary based on students’ individual eligibility factors and funds available.
If you need future assistance contact the CFA office at 325-676-3883.

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
Nunn - Hazel Nunn Endowed Scholarship for TSTC Sweetwater Student
This scholarship is designated for a graduate (recent or current year) from a Nolan County High School (Sweetwater ISD, Blackwell CISD, Roscoe ISD...
This scholarship is designated for a graduate (recent or current year)...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
5 Ended $1,000.00 None
Hodge - Floy Hodge Scholarship Fund
This Floy Hodge Scholarship is designated for a Winters High School graduating senior in the top 25% of the class who plans to attend a...
This Floy Hodge Scholarship is designated for a Winters High School...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
3 Ended $1,000 None
Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship is offered to students in one of the designated 19 counties (Knox, Kent, Stonewall, Haskell, Throckmorton,...
High School Senior. This scholarship is offered to students in one of...
  • Questions: 9
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
9 Ended $1,000 None
Big Country Athletic Hall of Fame Scholarship offered by Nancy and Ted Paup
High School Senior. This fund offers two scholarships, one to a senior from Abilene High or Cooper High, and one to a senior from Albany High...
High School Senior. This fund offers two scholarships, one to a senior...
  • Questions: 8
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 each
8 Ended $500 each None
Ashley and Sara Abel Memorial Scholarship
The Ashley and Sara Abel Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to honor two sisters who loved as only sisters can and were best friends, too. ...
The Ashley and Sara Abel Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2,000.00 per year (renewable)
5 Ended 2,000.00 per year (renewable) None
Bailey - Mary Bailey Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This fund provides scholarships to Cisco High graduating seniors who plan to study at a two- or four-year college or...
High School Senior. This fund provides scholarships to Cisco High...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
4 Ended $1,000.00 None
Burton - Ruth and Bill Burton Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is not available for 2016/2017 academic year and is listed here for your future reference. High School Senior, College Level or...
This scholarship is not available for 2016/2017 academic year and is...
  • Questions: 9
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000-$3000
9 Ended $1000-$3000 None
Chism - Marguerite and Ike Chism Scholarship
The Marguerite and Ike Chism Scholarship is designated for an Albany High School Senior who plans to major in engineering or physics in college as...
The Marguerite and Ike Chism Scholarship is designated for an Albany...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
5 Ended $5,000.00 None
Clack Educational Fund
High School Senior. This award rotates annually between Taylor County public high schools (for 2016, the award will go to a graduating senior from...
High School Senior. This award rotates annually between Taylor County...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
5 Ended $1,000.00 None
Dunagin Family Scholarship
High School Senior. Eligible applicants must be graduating from Merkel High School in the top 25% of his/her class. The applicant may attend any...
High School Senior. Eligible applicants must be graduating from Merkel...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies according to college selected
5 Ended Varies according to college selected None
Gold Star Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This $1,000 award will be given to a graduating ROTC member from Abilene High or Cooper High who plans to attend a U.S....
High School Senior. This $1,000 award will be given to a graduating...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
5 Ended $1,000.00 None
Harp - Dr. Edgar Martin Harp Memorial Scholarship for Medicine
This scholarship was established by Ruth Harp Gibson of Nolan County to honor the memory of her father, Dr. Edgar Martin Harp. The applicant must...
This scholarship was established by Ruth Harp Gibson of Nolan County to...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 4,000
6 Ended 4,000 None
Harp - The Dollie Lane Harp Memorial Scholarship Fund for Classical Music
Undergraduate or graduate. This fund is for students who have graduated from Nolan or Taylor County High Schools and enrolled as a music student...
Undergraduate or graduate. This fund is for students who have graduated...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 4000.00/year
4 Ended 4000.00/year None
Haskell County Scholarship
This scholarship is not available for 2016/2017 academic year and is listed here for your future reference. High School Senior. This scholarship...
This scholarship is not available for 2016/2017 academic year and is...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
4 Ended $1,500.00 None
Hatcher - Jay Hatcher Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship is available to children of Abilene police officers who are graduating seniors at a Taylor County High...
High School Senior. This scholarship is available to children of...
  • Questions: 8
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
8 Ended $500.00 None
Holder - Rodney Holder Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior or College Level. This renewable scholarship is for children of First Responders in Abilene and Taylor County which includes...
High School Senior or College Level. This renewable scholarship is for...
  • Questions: 8
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,000
8 Ended $1,000 - $2,000 None
Hoppe - R.C. and Elizabeth Hoppe Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is offered to a graduating senior from Abilene High School, ATEMS, or Holland Medical School with a gpa 3.0 or above who plans to...
This scholarship is offered to a graduating senior from Abilene High...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
6 Ended $1,500.00 None
Hughes - Virginia Ruth Kiker Hughes Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. Eligible applicants must be from Taylor County or adjoining counties. This scholarship is awarded to graduating seniors...
High School Senior. Eligible applicants must be from Taylor County or...
  • Questions: 8
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 - $3,000
8 Ended $1,000 - $3,000 None
Jones - Ross Jones Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to a Cooper High senior who has participated in varsity...
High School Senior. This scholarship was established to provide...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
5 Ended $500.00 None
Keller - GySgt Robert K. Keller Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established by Nicole Keller in memory of her husband Robert Keith Keller. Keith was a Marine who spent his career...
This scholarship was established by Nicole Keller in memory of her...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
6 Ended $2,000 None
Kennedy - Margaret Wheeler Kennedy Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship is available to a graduating senior who is in the top 25 percent of his/her graduating class and who attends...
High School Senior. This scholarship is available to a graduating senior...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
6 Ended $1,000.00 None
Middleton - Sheriff John Middleton Memorial Scholarship
The scholarship is offered to Big Country area deserving employees or dependents of employees of the Taylor County law enforcement agencies, the...
The scholarship is offered to Big Country area deserving employees or...
  • Questions: 11
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
11 Ended $500.00 None
Mildren - Jack Mildren Memorial Scholarship
The Jack Mildren Scholarship was established to honor a former Cooper High graduate who was a genuinely kind person while being a dramatic high...
The Jack Mildren Scholarship was established to honor a former Cooper...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00
6 Ended $3,000.00 None
Minter - Mary and George Minter Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. Awarded to the Salutatorian at Abilene High or Cooper High. Students ranked 3rd, 4th and 5th may apply in case salutatorians...
High School Senior. Awarded to the Salutatorian at Abilene High or...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500 single payment
5 Ended $500 single payment None
Odam - Tillie Odam Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior or Alumni. This fund was established by John Odam and his family to honor of his mother, Tillie Odam, for her 24 years of...
High School Senior or Alumni. This fund was established by John Odam...
  • Questions: 7
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 per year
7 Ended $1,000.00 per year None
Panhellenic - Abilene Alumnae Panhellenic (Missy Bridwell Memorial Scholarship)
This scholarship is for an outstanding young lady graduating from Abilene, Cooper or Wylie High School who has shown outstanding scholastic...
This scholarship is for an outstanding young lady graduating from...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
6 Ended $1,000.00 None
Parkey - Janet Parkey Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship is awarded annually to an Abilene High School graduating senior who has been an outstanding citizen. The...
High School Senior. This scholarship is awarded annually to an Abilene...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 single pay per recipient
5 Ended $1,000 single pay per recipient None
Petroleum Club of Houston Scholarship
High School Senior or College Level Limited to Petroleum Club employee’s family members This scholarship was established by the Petroleum Club of...
High School Senior or College Level Limited to Petroleum Club employee’s...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000-$2000/year
6 Ended $1000-$2000/year None
Polk - Randy Polk Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by Marla Polk to honor the memory of her husband, Randy Polk. Throughout Randy’s life, his passion for sports,...
This scholarship was established by Marla Polk to honor the memory of...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
6 Ended $1,000 None
Rentech Boiler Systems, Inc. Scholarship
High School or College Level. This fund provides scholarships to children of the company’s current employees. The scholarship is available to a...
High School or College Level. This fund provides scholarships to...
  • Questions: 7
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
7 Ended $1,000.00 None
Ryan - Ginny Michelle Ryan Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. Two awards granted annually – one for a Wylie High School graduate and another for a Paducah High School graduate. Paducah,...
High School Senior. Two awards granted annually – one for a Wylie High...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
4 Ended $1,000.00 None
Scott - Leo and Piney Scott Scholarship
College Level. Awarded to an applicant who has successfully completed at least one year of education at a two or four-year accredited college...
College Level. Awarded to an applicant who has successfully completed...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
4 Ended $1,000.00 None
Smith-Jones - Catherine Aileen Smith-Jones Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. Designated for Taylor County High School seniors who are members of Holy Family Catholic Church. Applicant must be planning...
High School Senior. Designated for Taylor County High School seniors...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
6 Ended $500.00 None
Tschaar - Johnathan Tschaar Memorial Scholarship
Taylor County High School Senior. This scholarship is presented annually to a Taylor County high school senior who has been an exhibitor at the...
Taylor County High School Senior. This scholarship is presented annually...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 1,000
5 Ended 1,000 None
Wes-Tex Drilling - Bob Cockrell Memorial Scholarship
This renewable scholarship is offered to Taylor County seniors with a minimum 88 gpa (3.52) who plan to enroll for a minimum of 12 credit hours per...
This renewable scholarship is offered to Taylor County seniors with a...
  • Questions: 9
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
9 Ended $2,000 None
West Texas Hereford / Curly Hays Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship is designated for Big Country High School Seniors. Preference is given to a student who is a member of the...
High School Senior. This scholarship is designated for Big Country High...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
6 Ended $1,000.00 None
Whitaker - Nicholas Whitaker Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship is designated for Wylie High Seniors with a preference for students who will be majoring in either theatre or...
High School Senior. This scholarship is designated for Wylie High...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
5 Ended $800.00 None
Cook - Gilbert Cook Memorial Scholarship
This one-year scholarship award will be granted annually to a graduating senior from designated Taylor or Nolan Counties schools. For springl 2016...
This one-year scholarship award will be granted annually to a graduating...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750 per recipient
5 Ended $750 per recipient None
Denham - Marie Denham Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. An award is made annually to a graduating Abilene High Eagle from an economically disadvantaged background who demonstrates...
High School Senior. An award is made annually to a graduating Abilene...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
5 Ended $1,000 None
Moore - Todd Moore Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This is a renewable scholarship for one year and requires a 2.0 gpa per semester to continue funding. Designated for high...
High School Senior. This is a renewable scholarship for one year and...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500/yr. for two years
6 Ended $2,500/yr. for two years None
Robinson - Zach Robinson Memorial Scholarship at the Community Foundation of Abilene
High School Senior. Designated for an Abilene High or Cooper High graduate who has exhibited a sustained interest in golf and/or choir during...
High School Senior. Designated for an Abilene High or Cooper High...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
6 Ended $2,000.00 None
Wells - Abilene Founder Lions Club A.E. Wells Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship is offered to an Abilene High and Cooper High School graduate who would appreciate financial assistance. The...
High School Senior. This scholarship is offered to an Abilene High and...
  • Questions: 8
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
8 Ended $1,500.00 None
Big Country County Medical Society Alliance Scholarship (formerly TJHC County Medical Society)
Applicants for this scholarship must be a resident of Taylor, Jones, Haskell or Callahan County for at least one year, having graduated from any...
Applicants for this scholarship must be a resident of Taylor, Jones,...
  • Questions: 10
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
10 Ended $1,000 None
Hefner - Bob Hefner Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior or Alumni. The Bob R. Hefner Memorial Scholarship is for Coleman High School graduating seniors or alumni to attend an...
High School Senior or Alumni. The Bob R. Hefner Memorial Scholarship is...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: 2,000
5 Ended 2,000 None
Hopper - James P. Hopper Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. Eligible applicants must have been enrolled at Panther Creek for the past two years and be a current year graduate. Applicant...
High School Senior. Eligible applicants must have been enrolled at...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
2 Ended $2,000.00 None
Moore - Zach Moore Memorial Scholarship
High School Senior. This scholarship is designated for a Coleman High and a Panther Creek High School senior who has been enrolled in his/her...
High School Senior. This scholarship is designated for a Coleman High...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750/per student
3 Ended $750/per student None
Moser - Chuck and Doris Moser Scholarship
High School Senior. For an Abilene, Cooper or Wylie High School athlete graduating in the top 25 percent of his/her class who has participated in...
High School Senior. For an Abilene, Cooper or Wylie High School athlete...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 single payment
6 Ended $1,000 single payment None
Popnoe - Barney Popnoe Memorial Scholarship
The Barney Popnoe Memorial Scholarship is offered to all Coleman County high school seniors who plan to attend a four-year college/university in...
The Barney Popnoe Memorial Scholarship is offered to all Coleman County...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
6 Ended $1,000.00 None
Geological - Abilene Geological Society Scholarship
High School Senior or Alumni. The Abilene Geological Society offers a scholarship opportunity for students wanting to pursue college studies in...
High School Senior or Alumni. The Abilene Geological Society offers a...
  • Questions: 8
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: amount ranges between $1,000 and $2,000
8 Ended amount ranges between $1,000 and $2,000 None
Hays - Jean and Curly Hays Scholarship
Designated for College Level students (Junior and Senior) or college graduate students. The Jean and Curly Hays Scholarship Fund was established in...
Designated for College Level students (Junior and Senior) or college...
  • Questions: 6
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
6 Ended $1,000.00 None