Scholarship Resources

To help guide you in your search for scholarships Hallmark College suggests the websites listed below. Some of the sites are scholarship databases, so it is important that you fill out all of the information the database requires in order to match your qualifications with possible scholarships. Hallmark College does not endorse any of these websites; however, we make them available as an added financial planning service.

Program                                                                    Amount   Information                                         Deadline


Cherokee A Nurse I am Scholarship Up to 10 $2,000 scholarships Application Opens late November
Texas Nurses Association District 5 Annual Scholarships TNA5 has offered scholarships to individuals pursuing degrees in Nursing. The Texas Nurses Association District 5 Annual Scholarships promote professional nursing in the central Texas area by supporting the continued education of future nurse leaders. March 31st
Barbara Rhomberg Excellence in Nursing Scholarship sponsored by B4 Brands, awards five, $1,000 scholarships each year to non-traditional, full-time students pursuing undergraduate degrees in nursing. Applications open Summer 2015
National Association for Hispanic Nurses $1,000 to student members enrolled in any level nursing program, including baccalaureate. See page in early 2015 for information on the 2015 NAHN Scholarships
Methodist health System Nursing Scholarship The Methodist Health System nursing scholarship is awarded by the Methodist Health System Foundation and the Methodist Dallas Medical Center Auxiliary. June 16th College Scholarship Awards Awards vary from $250 to $500 awards to a qualified student with a disability.  Preference is given to undergraduates. June 1st
Johnson & Johnson Discover Nursing Scholarship listing by state and national avaiability. varies  Maintains a listing of scholarship and fellowship money for students pursuing undergraduate or graduate work in nursing. varies
The Foundation
of the
National Student Nurses’ Association
in Memory of Frances Tompkins
Applicants attending nursing school in California, South Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Tennessee, or Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas are eligible. Number of awards granted varies. $1,000 – $5,000 1/16/2015


Jane M. Klausman Women In Business Scholarship zontasanantonio@zontasanantonio.orgThe program operates at the Zonta club, district/region and international levels. Zonta clubs provide awards for club recipients. Zonta International awards scholarships of US$1,000 each at the district/region level and twelve international scholarships in the amount of US$7,000 each. The Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarships are awarded annually and may be used for tuition, books or living expenses at any university, college or institution offering accredited business courses and degrees. Contact local Chapter for application deadlines
Buick Achievers Scholarship Program Up to $25,000 per year to 100 first-time freshman or existing college students, renewable up to four years and one additional year for those entering a qualified five-year engineering program. Application opens in January
Young Women’s Alliance Higher Education Scholarship
The YWAF Higher Education Scholarship is available to women attending Central Texas universities who have completed 60 hours of undergraduate coursework or who are enrolled in graduate school.  Recipients are chosen based on commitment to community service, leadership potential, demonstrated financial need, and academic achievement.  In addition, recipients are required to complete at least 40 hours of service in a Community Impact Project.
Application Opens Spring 2015
Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants Scholarship Scholarship for $1,000. The A&F Scholarships are available to all high school juniors and seniors as well as all students currently registered in any accredited post secondary institution. Application closes June 2015
Blinds Galore Scholarship in association with the American Business Women’s Association Blindsgalore proudly contributes to the ABWA Scholarship Fund and is now holding an essay contest. The contest winner will receive a $2,000 scholarship in the name of ABWA Scholarship Fund. 15-May-15
American Business Women’s Association National scholarships are awarded each year in the amounts of $5,000 to $10,000. All national scholarships have their requirements designated by the SBMEF Board of Trustees. The national scholarships are open to women meeting the requirements of each national scholarship listed below. A minimum of three qualified applicants must complete the application process for each scholarship to be awarded. Check website for 2015 application information. CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship As a source of information and inspiration for chief executives, is interested in the success of not only the business leaders of today, but also the CEOs of tomorrow. For this reason, we award an annual $2,500 scholarship to students interested in business leadership and/or entrepreneurship. Check website for  application information.
Domo Scholarship for Business Management For the 2014 — 2015 academic year, Domo will provide two scholarships of $2,500 each for college students who are studying business management and who show an interest in analytics. Check website for  application information.
FASHION UMBRELLA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP AWARD The Fashion Umbrella Foundation Scholarship Award is awarded to a select number of registered, full time students on track to earn an Associate or Bachelor degree while majoring in Business Administration; Business Marketing; Business Management; Arts & Sciences; Journalism; and/or Fine Arts from an accredited college or university.     April 30th

Information Technology_________________________________________________________________________

Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association STEM and Cyber Security Sholarships The AFCEA Educational Foundation scholarship criteria stated below are in effect for the 2013-2014 school year. There are six general categories of scholarship assistance available for undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled full time at four-year colleges or universities in the U.S. Please read the information listed below to determine eligibility based on individual qualifications and program. Please apply for one scholarship only.Applicants must be college sophomores or juniors at the time of application — minimum second-year college students ONLY please.Graduate students must be currently enrolled in at least two semester-equivalent classes at an accredited U.S. college or university.  A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent) is required. See website for Fall and Spring application due dates
HENAAC Scholars Program The HENAAC Scholars Program addresses the immense need that the United States has to produce more domestic engineers and scientists. The goal of the program is to ensure STEM college retention with a 3.0 grade point average or higher; to guarantee college graduation with an undergraduate technical degree in four-five years; and, to contribute to Hispanic communities by producing STEM role models for future generations and securing the country’s place as the finest technological leader in the world.     April 30th
Alice L Halton Educational Fund Students who are citizens of U.S. or Canada and actively pursuing an education for a career in information and records management.
The maximum award for students in an Associate degree program is $1,000. The maximum award for a Bachelors or Advanced Degree is $2,000.
      May 1st
Microsoft University Scholarships Offers technical scholarships, designed to encourage study in computer science and related technical disciplines, to current undergraduate female students, underrepresented minority students or students with disabilities who are currently enrolled in a four-year undergraduate degree program.      varies

Allied Health__________________________________________________________________________________

Pearson Benjamin Cummings Allied Health Student Scholarship Two scholarships of $1250 awarded to students currently enrolled in an anatomy, physiology or microbiology course. Students are also eligible if they have successfully completed one of these courses within the past two years.   November 1st
Pearson Benjamin Cummings Biology Prize Scholarship Five scholarships of $500 each to biology majors who are currently enrolled in a general biology course or who have successfully completed a general biology course within the past two years.   November 6th
Pfizer Scholarship Scholarship of up to $5000 for a student with demonstrated financial need who is pursuing studies in allied health, biology, biochemistry, biomedical research, biomedical engineering, business, chemistry, epidemiology, medicine, microbiology, pre-medicine, pharmacy, or pre-pharmacy. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.     April 30th
Sharps Compliance Scholarship Essay Contest To be eligible to win Sharps’ scholarship, you must be a U.S. or Canadian citizen and have been accepted to, or be currently enrolled full-time as an undergraduate, in an accredited university for the Fall semester in healthcare related studies. Proof of eligibility may be required.
First Prize: $1,500
Second Prize: $1,000
Third Prize: $750
Has Spring and Fall deadlines see webpage for 2015 dates.


National Business Aviation Association NBAA’s scholarship program, generously supported through Member donors, offers nearly $100,000 annually in cash awards as tuition reimbursement for enrolled students, and nearly the same amount in monetary and training awards for working professionals Website
Navigate Your Future The Navigate Your Future Scholarship is offered to a high school graduate continuing his or her education in the aviation industry. By making scholarships available, NATF’s goal is to foster and promote careers in the general aviation industry. Application packets should be received by NATF NO LATER than the last Friday in JUNE
Aircraft Electronics Association Since its inception, the AEA Educational Foundation has awarded more than $1.5 million to students seeking careers in the aircraft electronics and aviation maintenance industry, as well as technicians from AEA member companies. Applications aviable in October  & close February
International Cessna 195 Club SCHOLARSHIPS and/or GRANTS from $1,000 to $5,000 are available from the International Cessna 190/195 Foundation, Inc. to qualified individuals for the purpose of INSTRUCTION or TRAINING in the fields of AVIATION, AERONAUTICS or ASTRONAUTICS.    April 1st
International Council of Air Shows Offers a $2,000 scholarship for students in aviation related degree program.   December 31st
George E. Haddaway Scholarship The George E. Haddaway Scholarship Fund annually awards one or more one-time scholarships of up to $2,500 per year to a junior or
senior college student or graduate student who is pursuing either a baccalaureate degree or an advanced degree in print, film,
broadcasting, design, or electronic communication; and who has a demonstrated interest in aviation.
Check website end of January 2015 for application opening
BlackHawk Flight Foundation List of Scholarships List of aviation related scholarships varies
Association for Women in Aviation Maintenanace Scholarship Lisitng for both females and males.    December 1st
Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) List of their scholarships for college students  February 28th
Northrop Rice Foundation Provides scholarships to forward the role and status of Aviation Maintenance Technichians. Has scholaships for students, Instructors, and Veterans.   January 31th
Benson Foundation Scholarship Course of study: aeronautics. Student must be a graduate of a Texas high school with a minimum 3.0 GPA between the ages of 18-25; attend Hallmark Institute in San Antonio or Spartan School of Aeronautics in Tulsa, Oklahoma; study for a career in aircraft power-plant or aircraft mechanics; and be unable to attend college without financial assistance. Student must have been employed at some time during high school. Application now available. Deadline March 10 Application opens Decmber 2014
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Foundation(AIAA) To help support promising future aerospace professionals, the AIAA Foundation annually awards financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students in science or engineering programs related to aerospace. Our goal is to help attract top science and engineering students to aerospace fields … to provide high-visibility recognition of these students and their work … to furnish financial assistance to aerospace students … and to assure the availability of the talented professionals the aerospace industry will need in the years ahead. 31-Jan-15
Aerospace States Association
 Edward A. O’Connor Jr. Founder’s or
Rockwell Collins Scholarship
A $2,000 ASA scholarship, to be competed for, and awarded annually to up to two students pursuing an aerospace-related education.     April 30th

General Scholarships____________________________________________________________________________

San Antonio Area Foundation varies
Career One Stop the U.S. Department of Labor’s FREE scholarship search tool varies
La Prensa Foundation The program of La Prensa Foundation, Inc. is to provide scholarships to students with financial hardship.
What distinguishes this unique scholarship from others is its minimal emphasis on a student’s GPA.
Instead, the La Prensa Foundation Scholarship takes into account students’ circumstances that may in
some way be affecting their grades. The foundation’s goal is to open the door for anybody who really
wants to achieve a higher education. La Prensa Foundation wants to be the organization that gives
opportunities to those that cannot get the opportunity anywhere else.
November 30 for Spring semester
June 30 for
Fall Semester
Horatio Alger Honeywell Scholarship Program 10 $10,000 Scholarships Awarded
Funded through the generosity of Association Member David M. CoteThe Horatio Alger Honeywell Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to students pursuing a degree in a STEM field who have exhibited integrity and perseverance in overcoming personal adversity.
10/24/2014 Scholarship Program Offers scholarships to the selected winners who apply by submitting an essay in response to the scholarship topic. Deadline: Dec. 15, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. ETAwards: Five winners will be selectedTop prize $5,000
Second through fifth place
will receive $1,000 each
 December 15th
The Alliance Scholars Fund The Alliance/Merck Ciencia (Science) Hispanic Scholars Program is a partnership to improve Hispanic student access to higher education and degrees in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Check website January 2015 for 2015 application availability
Making College Affordable Lisitng of scholarships and college aid for minority students varies
Life Lessons Scholarship Program Offers scholarships to students aged 17-24, who are in college or seniors in high school, and have suffered the death of a parent or guardian. Application opens in February
SA Yes Foundation Scholarships In addition to educational materials and technology grants, scholarships are made available to individuals who wish to continue their studies at an accredited college, university or educational program in San Antonio and designated counties of South Texas. The SA YES Foundation is committed to helping people in our community become more employable and productive through education. Mar-15
Patient advocate Foundation Scholarship for Survivors In 2000, Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Nancy Davenport-Ennis established the Scholarship for Survivors program to honor these individuals by offering educational scholarships to those who have suffered (or are suffering) a life threatening disease or chronic condition. These students have, despite their disease/condition, excelled academically, served the community, and desire to pursue a secondary education. Please visit web site in November 2014 for updated information on the 2015/2016 academic year.
Rotary Club of San Antonio Youth Education Scholarship Eligiblity:
Currently be enrolled in an accredited college or university.Classified as an undergraduate or graduate during the 2014-2015 school year.  High school seniors who are enrolled in a dual credit program are not eligible for this scholarship.
Application Opens October 2014



Pat Tillman Foundation Tillman Military Scholars program supports our nation’s active and veteran servicemembers and their spouses by removing financial barriers to completing a degree program of choice. The scholarships cover not only direct study-related expenses such as tuition and fees, but also other needs, including housing and child care. Application Opens February 2015
U.S Veterans Magazine List of Military Scholarships A variety of scholarships are available to veterans and their spouses and families.Visit the individual websites for more information on the various scholarships, complete eligibility requirements, and deadlines. Also check with your college or university to search for other available scholarships. Varies
Folds of Honor Foundation Scholarships avaiable for service members and families. Apr-15
Army Women’s Foundation The Foundation Legacy Scholarship program recognizes the importance of education and helping recipients to achieve their educational goals. The Legacy Scholarship program offers financial support to Army women and their lineal descendants in four areas: Certificate programs, Community College coursework, Undergraduate Degrees, and Graduate Degrees. Scholarships are awarded only for coursework from accredited institutions. Scholarships are based on merit, academic potential, community service, letters of recommendation, and need.
The Legacy Scholarships are available for tuition assistance for certification, coursework at community college level or four year academic institutions and graduate schools.
Community College and Certificate Program Legacy Scholarships will be awarded up to $1,000.
College, University, and Graduate Program Legacy Scholarships will be awarded up to $2,500.
Postmarked by January 15, 2015
Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association STEM and Cyber Security Scholarships The AFCEA Educational Foundation scholarship criteria stated below are in effect for the 2013-2014 school year. There are six general categories of scholarship assistance available for undergraduate and graduate students currently enrolled full time at four-year colleges or universities in the U.S. Please read the information listed below to determine eligibility based on individual qualifications and program. Please apply for one scholarship only.Applicants must be college sophomores or juniors at the time of application — minimum second-year college students ONLY please.Graduate students must be currently enrolled in at least two semester-equivalent classes at an accredited U.S. college or university.  A minimum overall GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent) is required. See website for Fall and Spring application due dates
Fisher House Foundation Scholarships Scholarships for Military children, spouces and service members varies see website for more information
Airforce Aid Society
This grant program is competitive in its need-based selection criteria, uniquely tailored to recognize the proper weighing of family income and education cost factors. These $2,000 grants are awarded to selected sons and daughters of Active Duty, Title 10 AGR/Reserve, Title 32 AGR performing full-time active duty, retired, retired reserve and deceased Air Force members; spouses of active duty members and Title 10 AGR/Reservists; and surviving spouses of deceased personnel for their full-time undergraduate studies. Application opens January 2015
Thank USA Scholarship Program Scholarships for dependents of military members and scholarships for military spouces. Applications open from April 1st to May 15th
Fallen Patriot Fund The Fallen Patriot Fund of The Mark Cuban Foundation was established to help families of U.S. military personnel who were killed or seriously injured during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Financial resources are vital to enhancing the sustainability of the family unit who has suffered a loss because their loved one sacrificed him/herself for freedom.Within that group, grant recipients will be selected in accordance with criteria established by The Mark Cuban Foundation. All proceeds will be disbursed. rolling
Veterans United Foundation Scholarship The program’s primary goal is to assist military service members and their families by awarding up to twenty $2,000 scholarships to help pay for tuition and books each semester. Spring application opens: March 15-April 30th Fall Application Opens: September 15th thru October 31st
Liljegren Law Group Military Family Scholarship  At the Liljegren Law Group, we understand how important the military is to our way of life. Founding attorney Scott Liljegren began his legal career in the Navy’s JAG Corps and developed a close personal connection with the people he worked with. To say thank you, the San Diego car accident lawyers at the Liljegren Law Group has created the Military Family Scholarship to help our servicemen and women and their families who are continuing their education. See website for update on 2015 application
The James M. & Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship Fund Purpose
To provide financial support to students enrolled at an accredited college pursuing an undergraduate degree
Applications due in March



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