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Other Scholarships

Private organizations including businesses, churches, civic groups, and clubs make scholarships available to deserving students. Check your local library, online scholarship search engines, and private organizations for other opportunities.

Due to a high volume of requests, ACC cannot post all outside scholarship opportunities on its website.  The college lists opportunities provided by local donors specifically aimed at local Central Texas students.

To request that an scholarship be added to this list, contact scholarships@austincc.edu.

WARNING: Beware of scholarship scams!

DISCLAIMER: Inclusion in the list below does not constitute endorsement by Austin Community College of the organization or scholarship being offered. The information provided in this section is for informational purposes only. It is the responsibility of the student to verify all information related to the scholarship application, including any requirements and related deadlines.

OTHER ACC SCHOLARSHIPS
ORGANIZATION ELIGIBILITY DEADLINE
ACC to Huston-Tillotson University: UNCF/ Austin Pathways Scholarship UNCF (United Negro College Fund) and the Peierls Foundation offer a scholarship to ACC students who have a 2.5 GPA and plan to go to HT full-time in order to get their bachelor’s degree.

Questions? Contact Loretta Edelen at edelen@austincc.edu or 512-223-5106
Sponsored by Peierls Foundation, the United Negro College Fund, Austin Community College and Huston-Tillotson University  This is a non-ACC Foundation scholarship

April
ACC to HT: Tom Joyner Foundation Scholarship  Austin Community College, Huston-Tillotson, and the Tom Joyner Foundation offer this scholarship to math, biology, and education majors who plan to transfer to Huston-Tillotson to complete their bachelor’s degrees and teach in high school.  

To apply, complete the application.

Questions? Contact Loretta Edelen at edelen@austincc.edu or 512-223-5106. 
This is a non-ACC Foundation scholarship.

 April

 

Outside Scholarships
OrganizationEligibilityDeadline
A+ Federal Credit Union Scholarship Program High School graduating seniors pursuing an education major or a major in other fields; and/or current college students with a minimum of 60 collegiate hours, and who have successfully been admitted into the School of Education.  Must be a current A+FCU member, or an immediate family member of an A+FCU member. February
Black American Comptroller Employees Association, Inc.  Must be a graduating high school senior or a current undergraduate student; have at least a 2.5 GPA; and plan to attend or are currently attending an accredited post secondary educational institution.   May
Capital Idea Must be enrolled full time at ACC, not have a college degree, have a GED or HS diploma, be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, qualify as low income resident, be 18 years or older, reside in Travis County or other qualifying area (see their website for information), and must commit to find employment after graduation.  Varies
Hispanic Association of College & Universities Current and future ACC students May
Hispanic Scholarship Consortium (HSC) Scholarship Program Students of Hispanic origin planning on enrolling full time; must reside in Texas. May
Residents of public housing Varies
IDEAYA Inc. Graduating AISD high school seniors with a GPA between 2.0 and 3.0 attending public Texas college/university in the fall April
MexAustin (Consulate General of Mexico in Austin) First- or second-generation Mexican or Latino immigrants living in Consulate's jurisdiction who are entering college for the first time in the fall April
Mitty Guerra Memorial Scholarship Hispanic woman who is residing in Austin, has overcome barriers, and has shown determination in completing her educational goals March

Old Settler's Music Scholarship Program 

Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at Austin Community College or Texas State University, and be in pursuit of a music related degree.  Must maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale. Oct 1 - Feb 15

Rotary Club of Austin Southwest

Enrolled in a workforce program for health, science, technical, or service oriented specialization.  Recipients must reside in the Central Texas area; to access the application, click here April

SAFE Grant

Full-time Hispanic/Latino students planning to transfer to Texas State University Varies
TADC Urban Scholarship Fund
High school graduates from 29 Texas cities
July
JustJobs

JustJobs.com’s scholarship program awards $3,000 annually to currently enrolled undergrads and graduate students from registered schools in the US.

April 30
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