All 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
Varies Ralph H. Poteet Endowment
Recipient must be a graduate student or junior or senior in the teacher education program. Must be a graduate of any Mesquite ISD high...
Recipient must be a graduate student or junior or senior in the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2020
Varies Roach Van Allen and Claryce Allen Endowment
Provide scholarships to deserving students (Junior or Senior) enrolled in the Teacher Education Program. Recipient’s name can be published as a...
Provide scholarships to deserving students (Junior or Senior) enrolled...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2020
Varies Ruth Patton Endowment
Applicants must be Elementary Education majors. Future funds will be available as long as the student remains in good standing at Texas A&M...
Applicants must be Elementary Education majors. Future funds will be...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2020
Varies Ruth Tuttle Garber Memorial Endowment
Recipient must be an exemplary undergraduate student pursuing a career as an elementary educator (Interdisciplinary Studies Major). Recipient...
Recipient must be an exemplary undergraduate student pursuing a career...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2020
Varies T. R. & Bettye Phillips Family Endowment
Recipients shall be a graduate student or undergraduate students enrolled in the Teacher Education Program. Preference should be given, but not...
Recipients shall be a graduate student or undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2020
Varies Thomas A. & Opal Wallace Atkisson Memorial Endowment
Student must have graduated from a high school in Hunt County. Recipient must be classified as either a Junior or Senior enrolled in the Teacher...
Student must have graduated from a high school in Hunt...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2020
Varies Wanda Meshack-Smith Honorary Endowment
Recipient shall be undergraduate students enrolled in the Teacher Education Program training for a career in Early Childhood...
Recipient shall be undergraduate students enrolled in the Teacher...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2020
Varies Jai & Susan Nagarkatti Fellowship Endowment
Undergraduate and graduate students majoring in chemistry are eligible to apply for this scholarship. These scholarship(s) are to be awarded...
Undergraduate and graduate students majoring in chemistry are eligible...
  • Deadline: 03/13/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/13/2020
Varies Blue Ridge Administration Endowment
The Scholarship is open to Blue Ridge ISD graduates. Preference will be given to graduating high school seniors from Blue Ridge ISD, Blue Ridge,...
The Scholarship is open to Blue Ridge ISD graduates. Preference will...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies David Arlington Talbot Scholarship Endowment
Currently enrolled students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher Transfer students with a GPA of 3.25 or higher Demonstrate financial need. Two letters...
Currently enrolled students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher Transfer...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies Dorothy Ingram Scholarship Endowment
This scholarship is open to full-time students who graduated from Commerce ISD, Commerce Texas Preference will be given to a student who does...
This scholarship is open to full-time students who graduated from...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies Dr. Joanne Olivard Foundation Scholarship Endowment
Recipient must be a student who graduated from a Delta, Fannin or Lamar County high school or homeschool. The recipient must have attended...
Recipient must be a student who graduated from a Delta, Fannin or...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies First United Methodist/Orpa & Eunice Dennis Endowment
Recipients shall be graduates of Commerce High School, Commerce, Texas and members of First United Methodist Church-Commerce. Applicants must...
Recipients shall be graduates of Commerce High School, Commerce, Texas...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies James & Pat Cavender Endowment
Preference shall be given to employees (& dependents) of Cavender’s Boot City Preferred computer science or business majors, but not...
Preference shall be given to employees (& dependents) of Cavender’s...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies Lou and Jack Finney Scholarship
Graduating high school seniors from Hunt County, Texas with demonstrated financial need, who meet the eligibility requirements of merit based...
Graduating high school seniors from Hunt County, Texas with...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies ~Adelle Rogers Clark Endowment
General scholarship to deserving students. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the requirements of...
General scholarship to deserving students. Recipient’s name can be...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies ~Carrie Middleton Holliday Endowment
Entering freshman student of outstanding merit and leadership. Recipient must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 in order for the scholarship to be...
Entering freshman student of outstanding merit and...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies ~Charles Calvin Holliday End
Entering freshman student of outstanding merit and leadership. Recipient must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 in order for the scholarship to be...
Entering freshman student of outstanding merit and...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies ~Fred H. Amos Endowment
Recipient shall be a student from Camp County (Pittsburg, Ebenezer, Harvard, Leesburg, Martinburg, Newsome, Pecan Heights, Pine, Rocky...
Recipient shall be a student from Camp County (Pittsburg, Ebenezer,...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies ~Greater Texas Foundation Endowment
Priority will be given to under-served, first generation, and low income students with limited financial resources. This Fund will provide one...
Priority will be given to under-served, first generation, and low...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies ~Larry & Charlotte Franklin Academic Endowment
Entering/current students not qualifying for need-based awards or students with exceptional SAT/ACT scores. Preference given to students...
Entering/current students not qualifying for need-based awards or...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies ~Raymond M. Holliday Endowment
Entering freshman student of outstanding merit and leadership. Recipient must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 in order for the scholarship to be...
Entering freshman student of outstanding merit and...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies ~Tyler/Smith County Scholarship Endowment
The student must be a graduate from a Smith County public or private school system. Be an undergraduate student; classified as a sophomore or...
The student must be a graduate from a Smith County public or private...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2020
Varies Brenda Moore School of Social Work Scholarship Endowment
1) The applicant shall be fully (unconditionally) admitted to the Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) Program at any Texas A&M University-Commerce...
1) The applicant shall be fully (unconditionally) admitted to the...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/30/2020
Varies Founder's Master of Social Work Scholarship Endowment
Recipient must be fully admitted to the Master of Social Work program and have completed one full semester of graduate social work. Family and...
Recipient must be fully admitted to the Master of Social Work program...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/30/2020
Varies Bill, Gloria & James Aslan Endowment
All undergraduate students majoring in mathematics are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. Preference will be given to graduate...
All undergraduate students majoring in mathematics are encouraged to...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2020
Varies Dale & Betty Bedgood Scholarship in Mathematics
Undergraduate mathematics majors currently enrolled in Calculus II or a more advanced mathematics course. Recipient’s name can be published as a...
Undergraduate mathematics majors currently enrolled in Calculus II or...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2020
Varies Dr. Chuck & Donna Holt Math Educator Endowment
Recipient(s) shall be Junior or Senior level students pursuing a career as a math educator Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship...
Recipient(s) shall be Junior or Senior level students pursuing a...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2020
Varies Northeast Texas Endowment
Recipient shall be a transfer from Northeast Texas Community College. Students majoring in mathematics shall be given preference. Must maintain...
Recipient shall be a transfer from Northeast Texas Community...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2020
Varies Rachel Lafferty Mathematics Endowment
Recipients shall be deserving mathematics students as determined by the scholarship committee. Recipient’s name can be published as a...
Recipients shall be deserving mathematics students as determined by...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2020
Varies Weldon "Bub" Taylor Math Endowment
Recipients shall be math majors. Recipients shall provide 2 letters of reference. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship...
Recipients shall be math majors. Recipients shall provide 2 letters...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2020
Varies Blue Ridge Tiger Scholarship
The Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors from Blue Ridge ISD, Blue Ridge, Texas, who are ranked in the top half of their...
The Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors from Blue...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies Lucian C. & Juanita Ham Bain Scholarship
Undergraduate students with at least average grades. Preference will be given to students whom financial assistance could increase their...
Undergraduate students with at least average grades. Preference will...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies ~Dr. James L. & Ruby Curbo Miles
Undergraduate Criteria Recipient shall be from Rusk or Fannin Counties. Must be a Full time student (12 hours /+) FAFSA application...
Undergraduate Criteria Recipient shall be from Rusk or Fannin...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies ~James H. & Minnie M. Edmonds Endowment
This endowment is used for deserving students Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient. Failure to meet the requirements of...
This endowment is used for deserving students Recipient’s name can be...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies ~Lewis I. Jr. (Pete) & Jean Smith Endowment
Recipient shall be a resident of Hunt, Fannin, or Delta County. Recipient must also demonstrate academic excellence, as well as financial...
Recipient shall be a resident of Hunt, Fannin, or Delta...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies ~Rhonda Young Adair Endowment
The recipient shall be a full-time student in good standing at Texas A&M University-Commerce. Selection of recipients shall be determined by the...
The recipient shall be a full-time student in good standing at Texas...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies ~Tejas Club/Sig Ep Endowment
Scholarship recipients must complete an admission application and be accepted to Texas A&M University – Commerce. This scholarship is open to...
Scholarship recipients must complete an admission application and be...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
Varies ~Wayne M. Harris II Memorial End
High school graduates from any Texas high school are encouraged to apply for this scholarship. Scholarship recipients must complete an...
High school graduates from any Texas high school are encouraged to...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2020
varies Art Department Scholarship Fund
Awarded to Art students. Applicant is required to submit a portfolio of a minimum of five images and a maximum of ten images be submitted for...
Awarded to Art students. Applicant is required to submit a portfolio...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Athletics Endowment
Recipient shall be a student athlete. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient via e-mail and newspapers. If the...
Recipient shall be a student athlete. Recipient’s name can be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Bobby Fox Memorial Endowment
This fund is to be used to support the “Outstanding Coach” award and the men’s athletic scholarship program. Recipient’s name can be published...
This fund is to be used to support the “Outstanding Coach” award and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Daniel Lloyd Ross Memorial Fund Endowment
Recipients shall be majoring in the visual arts. Recipient shall have a minimum 3.0 GPA in order to apply. Such students must have a minimum...
Recipients shall be majoring in the visual arts. Recipient shall have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies David Baldwin Sanders Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Recipient must be a member of the Kappa Alpha fraternity. Recipient must be classified as an undergraduate, but at the sophomore level or...
Recipient must be a member of the Kappa Alpha fraternity. Recipient...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies David W. Huffstutler Endowment
Recipient shall be majoring in Music. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient via e-mail and newspapers. If the...
Recipient shall be majoring in Music. Recipient’s name can be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies First Presbyterian Church Endowment
Recipients shall be Commerce High School graduates or graduating seniors from First Presbyterian Church, Commerce, Texas. Recipient’s name can...
Recipients shall be Commerce High School graduates or graduating...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Harry & Virginia Fullwood Communication Art Endowment
Recipients shall be students majoring in the area of communications art. Recipient shall have a minimum 3.0 GPA in order to apply. Recipients...
Recipients shall be students majoring in the area of communications...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Harvey Martin Scholarship Fund
Recipients shall be students participating in the football program at A&M-Commerce. Recipient’s name can be published as a scholarship recipient...
Recipients shall be students participating in the football program at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended