Local Tomball Scholarships for Seniors

Local Tomball Scholarships for Seniors
Updated 3/30/2020
Local Tomball Scholarships are now ready for you to begin completing your applications! Please see the helpful tips below to help you in completing your applications.  Make sure you adhere to the deadlines.  You're welcome submit your applications as soon as they are completed. They do not all have to be submitted at one time. Please see Mrs. Nichols if you have any questions or need assistance.

Step 1 - Determine What You’re Applying For

  • Review the Local Tomball Scholarship Listings Quick Reference Guide table below to determine which scholarships you’re eligible for.
  • Click on the scholarship name, which will link you to the detailed description, required items to apply, deadline, and submission instructions. You can print the description page to serve as a checklist for you.

Local Tomball Scholarship Listing Quick Reference Guide

*Click the scholarship name for full details*
Scholarship Name
(click for detailed/printable instructions)
Quick Description Amount Deadline
Abandoned Animal Rescue Scholarship For students who have volunteered at the AAR shelter or served in their community Two $1,500 April 17, 2020
Aggie Whitaker Scholarship
Must be accepted and plan to attend Texas A&M University, based on academics, involvement, and financial need Three $1,500 April 17, 2020
Creekside Forest Elementary School Scholarship
Must have attended Creekside Forest Elementary all years OR at least your last year of elementary Two $500 April 17, 2020
Edward Monzingo Memorial Scholarship
Attending 2 or 4 year, majoring in the field of education $1,000 April 17, 2020
Fred Haas Toyota World & Fred Haas Toyota Country Scholarship
Attending 2 or 4 year college/university, based on leadership, need, academics, extracurricular
$2,000 April 17, 2020
Houston Poly Bag Scholarship
Attending 2 or 4 year college/university, based on financial need, strong academic background, and citizenship Three $4,000 April 17, 2020
Lone Star College Board of Trustees Scholarship
Must attend LSC, Tomball campus. Given to one male and one female Two awarded - one year of tuition and fees April 17, 2020
Mary Wilkinson Roach Memorial Scholarship
Attending Lone Star College, any campus Five $1,000 April 17, 2020
Michele Harmon Team Scholarship
Students planning to attend a two or four year college/university, and a good citizen at THS demonstrating good citizenship, involvement, and good academic standing. One $1,500 April 17, 2020
Texas Gulf Coast Maintenance and Operations Scholarship
Students attending a 2 or 4 year college/university and studying in a field related to maintenance and operations such as engineering, architecture, business, education, etc.
USES OWN APPLICATION - must be emailed to scholarship donor
$1,000 April 17, 2020
The Howard Hughes Corporation Scholarship
Must rank in to 25% of class and attending a 4 year college/university, based on academics, community service, and financial need Four $500 April 17, 2020
Tomball Athletic Booster Club Scholarship Must be a student athlete, athletic trainer or manager. Student's family must be a TABC member. Please see link for more details varies April 15, 2020
Tomball Business and Professional Women's Association Scholarship

Must be a SENIOR GIRL pursuing a education in a professional career, based on need, academics, character, leadership, and community service Several $1,000 April 17, 2020
Tomball Chapter #838 of the Eastern Star
Student attending a tech and trade school or associate degree scholarship (NOT intended for students applying to a 4 year university) One $600 April 17, 2020
Tomball Educational Support Staff Association Scholarship (TESSA)
Attending 2 or 4 year college/university, based on academics, involvement, and financial need
varies April 17, 2020
Tomball High School Cheer Booster Club Scholarship
Tomball HS Cheer Booster Club will awards scholarships to eligible members involved in school cheer programs. Funds can be awarded to graduating senior cheerleaders, mascots, or managers.
varies Must be mailed AND RECEIVED or delivered by MARCH 6, 2020
Tomball High School Class of 2009 Scholarship
Must attend a two or four year college/university in the fall, have a 2.5 GPA or higher (C+ average), and demonstrate financial need. varies April 17, 2020
Tomball High School NHS Scholarship
Must be a member of NHS and in good standing, based on extracurricular, and financial need One $500
One $250
April 17, 2020
Tomball Professional Educators Scholarship (ATPE)
Must plan to major in the field of education $500 April 17, 2020
Tomball Scholarship Foundation Scholarship
Must plan to attend LSC (any campus) Eight awarded - full year of tuition (not fees) April 17, 2020
Walter "Bubba" Grymes Memorial Scholarship
Students must demonstrate financial need, have a 3.0 GPA or higher, and take at least 12 college hours per semester. One $4,000 April 17, 2020
Step 2 - Complete the Application
  • (As of 3/3/2020) The majority of the scholarships use the TISD Local Scholarship Application, which is now an online form.
    • You will only need to complete ONE FORM for scholarships that use the TISD Local Scholarship Application. There are just a few scholarships that use their own applications
    • Listed below is also a link to a printable paper version of the TISD Local Scholarship Application if you prefer this version. You will need to print, complete, scan and email the application form to Mrs. Nichols at emilynichols@tomballisd.net.
    • The online form is the preferred method of submission.
  • Please note: If you have already completed any scholarship applications prior to the new online version, PLEASE EMAIL this to Mrs. Nichols at emilynichols@tomballisd.net. If you apply to any additional scholarships, you will use the new online form.
  • NEW ONLINE TISD LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FORM: Click here to access the online TISD Scholarship Application Form

Local Scholarships Who Use Their Own Application

*Links to applications below list

  • Fred Haas Toyota World and Fred Haas Toyota Country Scholarship
  • Texas Gulf Coast Maintenance and Operations Scholarship (DATE CHANGE FROM PDF LINK BELOW - NEW deadline is April 17, 2020)
  • Tomball Educational Support Staff Association Scholarship - updated submission requirement
  • Tomball High School Cheer Booster Club
  • Tomball Athletic Booster Club Scholarship (TABC) - APPLICATION IN LINK LOCATED IN TABLE ABOVE

Step 3 - Resume/Extracurricular & Volunteer Services

  • This section is now included on the online TISD Local Scholarship Application.
  • Only use the printable version below if you used the printable application, and submit using the same instructions.

Step 4 - Transcripts

  • If any scholarships require you to submit a transcript, please request at the link below. On the order form, you will request "self" and will be emailed a PDF version of your transcript to submit.
  • Please follow submission instructions for each scholarship.
  • Click here to request transcript
*Official paper transcripts are not able to be run at this time. Request a "self" transcript, and we are contacting the scholarship donor who has requested official transcripts to ask that they accept the PDF version from Mrs. Nichols to serve as the official.

Step 5 - Financial Information

  • Many scholarships may require Financial Information. You’ll probably need to print page ONE of your SAR report that was emailed to you after you completed your FAFSA.  Print ONLY page ONE please that shows your EFC. (Instruction link below with more details) Complete the FAFSA4caster if you have not filed your FAFSA, again see the link below for the instructions.
  • Use your checklist to determine how many copies of page one of the SAR you’ll need.

Step 6: Confidential Student Evaluation Forms

  • Please copy and send the link below to the teacher(s) you wish to complete the Confidential Student Evaluation Form.
  • Copy this link: https://forms.gle/rht5a59s4eoQQDaPA
  • Once the teacher completes the form for you, it will automatically be submitted. It will not be sent to the student.
  • If you already have a letter of recommendation from a teacher, you may use this option. Please email these to Mrs. Nichols at emilynichols@tomballisd.net.
  • When you contact your teacher to request the Confidential Student Evaluation form it’s helpful for teachers to have a Student Brag Sheet. Below is a link to the Student Brag Sheet (fillable and nonfillable available)

Step 8: Submit Applications

  • The majority of the applications are due on Friday, April 17th by 3:00 pm.
  • Once you complete the online application, it will be automatically submitted for you.
  • Confidential Student Evaluation forms will be submitted automatically from your teachers.
  • If you have any of the items listed below separate from the online forms, please submit to emilynichols@tomballisd.net
    • Applications completed prior to the online application
    • Letter of recommendation(s) (not a Confidential Evaluation Form)
    • Resume
    • x2VOL transcript
    • Financial Information (Page one of SAR from FAFSA or FAFSA4caster)
NO late applications will be accepted.



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Scholarship Recipient Announcements

*Subject to change depending on return to campus.

Scholarship recipients will be announced at the Senior Awards & Scholarship Ceremony practice on May 15th. The Senior Awards & Scholarship Ceremony is by invitation only on May 20th.  Students will receive invitations in early May.