Our Opportunities

Welcome to Texas A&M University-Commerce Scholarship Opportunities Homepage!

This is a comprehensive list of all scholarships awarded by Texas A&M University-Commerce for the 2020 – 2021 Scholarship Cycle. Scholarship award amounts vary and are often awarded based on several factors including, but not limited to, demonstrated academic success, donor criteria and financial need.

To be considered for any of these scholarship opportunities, you must successfully complete the general application as well as any supplemental applications for scholarships that you may be recommended for. After completing these steps, you can follow the application status on your dashboard.

Deadline: This is the date by which you should complete the General Application, any Supplemental Applications, or any individual scholarship applications to receive consideration.

Award: The amount stated is for general information purposes and not a guarantee of what you may receive if awarded. Actual award amounts can vary based on recipient eligibility, available funds, and other factors.

Actions: Upon completion of the General Application and any Supplemental Applications, you will be automatically be matched to scholarships for which you meet the criteria based on information provided on the application as well as other data being imported from our Banner System. These scholarships indicate “None” under “Action” and require no additional information from you for consideration. Other scholarships for which you may qualify indicate “Apply” under “Action” and require additional information be provided for consideration. A list of these scholarships can be found once students log in to the portal by viewing Recommended Opportunities from the Opportunities tab. You should read each description thoroughly and only apply to those opportunities for which you qualify for.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$2500 William Carroll Adams Scholarship Endowment
To be eligible for this award, the students must complete both of the undergraduate economics courses (Principles of Economics or...
To be eligible for this award, the students must complete both of the...
  • Deadline: 01/30/2020
  • Award: $2500
Deadline01/30/2020
Varies Craig-Stanley Scholarship
This is a renewable scholarship. Once awarded, the scholarship is automatically renewed each academic year until the student(s) graduates unless...
This is a renewable scholarship. Once awarded, the scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2020
Varies ASTP Unit 4813 Memorial Scholarship Endowment
A $1000 scholarship ($500 fall/$500 spring) shall be made to an individual chosen by the Veteran’s Vigil Scholarship Committee. First...
A $1000 scholarship ($500 fall/$500 spring) shall be made to an...
  • Deadline: 02/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/04/2020
Varies Colonels Winston & Keith Williams United States Air Force Scholarship Endowment
This endowment shall be used for honorably discharged prior service members from active duty US Air Force, and/or members in good standing of the...
This endowment shall be used for honorably discharged prior service...
  • Deadline: 02/04/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/04/2020
Varies Lake Fork Community Scholarship:
Consideration will be given to all classifications of students Students must be enrolled full-time. Students must be graduates from RAINS,...
Consideration will be given to all classifications of...
  • Deadline: 02/07/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/07/2020
Varies Dixie Culberson Turman Endowment
Recipients shall be graduating High School seniors from Grand Prairie ISD, Grand Prairie Texas. Recipient’s name can be published as a...
Recipients shall be graduating High School seniors from Grand Prairie...
  • Deadline: 02/08/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/08/2020
Varies Alumni & Friends Music Scholarship
Music Majors Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the requirements of this scholarship may cause...
Music Majors Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Amy Burgess Music Endowment
Recipients shall be music majors. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the requirements of this...
Recipients shall be music majors. Recipient’s name can be published...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Billy "Bo" Dickinson Memorial Endowment
Applicants for this scholarship must be classified as a junior or Senior and plan to pursue a career teaching music. A minimum GPA of 2.8 is...
Applicants for this scholarship must be classified as a junior or...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Carl & Frances Hyatt Scholarship Endowment
Student must be majoring in the area of music and be classified as either a junior, senior, or graduate student. The scholarship recipient must...
Student must be majoring in the area of music and be classified as...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Claude and Cecil Reed Shaped-Note Music Endowment
Recipient must participates in vocal music programs and/or ensembles in the music department. Recipient does not have to be a music major, but...
Recipient must participates in vocal music programs and/or ensembles...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies David W. Huffstutler Endowment
Recipient shall be majoring in Music. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the requirements of this...
Recipient shall be majoring in Music. Recipient’s name can be...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Everett M. and Mary Shepherd Endowment
Recipients shall be music majors, with preference given to students whose emphasis is piano and/or organ. Recipient’s name can be published as a...
Recipients shall be music majors, with preference given to students...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Ferrell/Freeman Music Endowment
Scholarships for deserving students majoring in music (all fields) Recipient must maintain a 2.5 GPA Recipient must be in good standing with...
Scholarships for deserving students majoring in music (all...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Fred & Mildred Allen Music Scholarship
To provide scholarship s to outstanding music majors Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the...
To provide scholarship s to outstanding music majors Recipient’s name...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Hoyle & Ann Oglesby Julian Music Endowment
Student shall be a full-time student majoring in the area of music and may be either an undergraduate or a graduate student. Scholarship...
Student shall be a full-time student majoring in the area of music and...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies James & Dorothy Richards Endowment
Recipients shall be music majors. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the requirements of this...
Recipients shall be music majors. Recipient’s name can be published...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies James Betterton & Laci Strickland Betterton Memorial Endowment
Music education major with a vocal emphasis. Junior or Senior who has passed his/her barrier exam. Selected by the vocal/choral faculty with...
Music education major with a vocal emphasis. Junior or Senior who has...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Jean Holt Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarships to music majors. Recipients of this scholarship are required to write a thank you note. Recipient’s name can be...
To provide scholarships to music majors. Recipients of this...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Jim & Cheryl Lewis Endowed Music Scholarship
Student must be declaring any major in the department of music Recipient must be an undergraduate student Minimum GPA required is...
Student must be declaring any major in the department of...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Kenneth McKay Endowment Fund
Recipients shall be outstanding music majors. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the requirements of...
Recipients shall be outstanding music majors. Recipient’s name can be...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Mari Ann Cook Music Endowment
The student will be an undergraduate student with a declared Music major; classified as a sophomore or above. The student must have a GPA of 3.0...
The student will be an undergraduate student with a declared Music...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Meyer Music Scholarship
1. Student(s) enrolled full-time in the Department of Music with a preference given to those majoring in percussion. 2. Financial need to override...
1. Student(s) enrolled full-time in the Department of Music with a...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Mr. Ed Jones Music Scholarship
The recipient must demonstrate academic ability by maintaining a 3.0 GPA. The recipient must be a Music major, or non-Music major that is...
The recipient must demonstrate academic ability by maintaining a 3.0...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Neill Humfeld Endowment
Recipient must be a trombone student demonstrating a considerable degree of technical ability, and showing sound development of good...
Recipient must be a trombone student demonstrating a considerable...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Randy Morrison Memorial Music Scholarship
Students enrolled full-time in the Department of Music with a preference given to those who are considered to be talented low brass...
Students enrolled full-time in the Department of Music with a...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Ruby Allmond Memorial Endowment
The recipient of any scholarship provided by the fund shall be a full-time student in good standing pursuing a degree from the Department of...
The recipient of any scholarship provided by the fund shall be a...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies Yvonne Polson Clements Music Endowment
Outstanding Music Major(s) whose primary performance area is piano and exhibiting financial need. Recipient’s name can be published as a...
Outstanding Music Major(s) whose primary performance area is piano and...
  • Deadline: 02/14/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/14/2020
Varies A. C. "Buck" Hughes Memorial Endowment
Recipients shall be working toward a degree in some phase of agriculture. Must maintain good academic standing and conduct. Recipient’s name...
Recipients shall be working toward a degree in some phase of...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Alton L. Biggs Endowment in Biology & Environmental Sciences
To be eligible for consideration, an applicant for the Scholarship must meet the following criteria: 1. Family and individual income will not be a...
To be eligible for consideration, an applicant for the Scholarship must...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Beverly & Staley McBrayer Endowment
This fund is dedicated to strengthening the programs of journalism – news editorial, journalism-secondary education, public relations and other...
This fund is dedicated to strengthening the programs of journalism –...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Bob & Betty Corbiere Binder Journalism Endowment
Preference given to Advertising and Public Relations of the Mass Media, Communication & Theatre department. Recipient’s name can be published as...
Preference given to Advertising and Public Relations of the Mass...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Cereal Crops Research, Inc. Endowment
Recipient shall be a plant science major with an emphasis in agronomy. Recipient will have a minimum overall GPA of 3.0. Recipient’s name can...
Recipient shall be a plant science major with an emphasis in...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Charles & Ernestine S. Linck Scholarship Endowment
Scholarships from this endowment are to be awarded to a senior with a 3.0 GPA majoring in English with a focus on literature and a goal of...
Scholarships from this endowment are to be awarded to a senior with a...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Della Pepper Jeter Scholarship Endowment
Students majoring in the field of special education. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the...
Students majoring in the field of special education. Recipient’s name...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Dr. Richard Tuerk Endowment for Literature & Languages
Funds shall be used to provide stipends to worthy graduate students writing their thesis or dissertation. Recipient’s name can be published as a...
Funds shall be used to provide stipends to worthy graduate students...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Edna B. Stephens Memorial Scholarship
Recipient must be classified as a junior, senior, or graduate student. Preference will be given to a student majoring in literature and...
Recipient must be classified as a junior, senior, or graduate...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Farmboy Endowment
Deserving students majoring in Agriculture Sciences. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the...
Deserving students majoring in Agriculture Sciences. Recipient’s name...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies George Roland, Jr. Memorial Endowment
recipients must be members of the Sigma Chi Fraternity Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the...
recipients must be members of the Sigma Chi Fraternity Recipient’s...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Glen Machan - Sigma Chi Endowment
Recipients shall be deserving members of Sigma Chi, as selected by the delegated scholarship committee. Recipient’s name can be published as a...
Recipients shall be deserving members of Sigma Chi, as selected by the...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Endowment in Agriculture
The primary purpose of this endowment is to provide financial aid to existing college/university students who have a demonstrated need and meet...
The primary purpose of this endowment is to provide financial aid to...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Jesse Hawthorne Endowment
Scholarships for graduate students majoring in Health and Human Performance. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship...
Scholarships for graduate students majoring in Health and Human...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Journalism Endowment
Recipient shall be majoring in Journalism. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the requirements of...
Recipient shall be majoring in Journalism. Recipient’s name can be...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Julie Gough Memorial Endowment
Recipients shall be majoring in Agricultural Sciences. Preference given to out-of-state students attending the University. Recipient’s name can...
Recipients shall be majoring in Agricultural Sciences. Preference...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies LT & Buena York Memorial Endowment
Funds from this endowment shall provide for student research projects. Recipients of the funds shall be selected by the Department of...
Funds from this endowment shall provide for student research...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies N. K. Quarles Agriculture Endowment
Recipients shall be majoring in Agricultural Sciences. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the...
Recipients shall be majoring in Agricultural Sciences. Recipient’s...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Professor Mary Nelson Memorial Endowment
Students must be majoring in a foreign language. Open to graduate or undergraduate (junior or senior classification) students. This scholarship...
Students must be majoring in a foreign language. Open to graduate or...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Sydnie Summer Seaman Memorial
One student majoring in Animal Science, Pre-Veterinary Medicine option, funds will be split between fall and spring semester. Recipient’s name...
One student majoring in Animal Science, Pre-Veterinary Medicine...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies The Scott Choate Endowed Scholarship
The recipient of any scholarship provided by this fund shall be a student in good standing pursuing a master’s degree in Special Education and...
The recipient of any scholarship provided by this fund shall be a...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020
Varies Tommy M. Lovell Agriculture Endowment
The recipient of any scholarship provided by the fund shall be a full-time student in good standing pursuing a degree from the...
The recipient of any scholarship provided by the fund shall be a...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/15/2020