Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo Scholarship Applications OPEN NOW (for seniors)
The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo offers many scholarship opportunities through eleven different programs.
- Metropolitan - 238 scholarships
- Military - 5 scholarships
- School Art - 15 scholarships
- Hildebrand - 15 scholarships
- Opportunity - 114 scholarships
- Area Go Texan - 79 scholarships
- Exhibitor - 30 scholarships
- Technical - 5 scholarships
- 4-H - 70 scholarships
- FFA - 70 scholarships
- Achievement - @ 100 scholarships (additional for scholarship recipients as juniors in college)
You do NOT have to be in FFA, show an animal, or submit Rodeo art to apply for scholarships (only a few have those requirements).
The scholarships range from $9,000 to $20,000 (yes...$20,000 - up from $18,000 the past several years!!!)
Applications are OPEN NOW!!!
February 6th - online applications are due by 7 pm
*After the application is submitted, you will receive an email with a list of supplement items due. This email will be confirmation that your application was received. If you do NOT receive an email, your application did not go through.
February 16th - supplemental documents are due (MUST BE RECEIVED IN THEIR OFFICE - post mark date is NOT used anymore).
April - scholarship applications are judged (read 3 times) and winners announced
May - scholarship recipient banquet in Houston held by Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
To apply visit http://www.rodeohouston.com/Educational-Support/Scholars/Apply.
PLEASE DON'T PROCRASTINATE!! This can be a lengthy application.