Other Scholarships Opportunities

Outside Scholarships 

Various organizations make scholarships available to deserving students.  Below is a list of available outside scholarships.  Please contact the organization directly for their scholarship information.

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DISCLAIMER:  The scholarships listed do not constitute endorsement by Victoria College of the organization or the scholarship being offered.  Scholarships listed are for informational purposes only.  It is the student’s responsibility to verify all information related to the scholarship application, including any requirements and related deadlines.

Texas Energy Council & the Brookhaven Geotechnology Institute

Deadline:    March 22, 2015


  •       GPA 3.25
  •       Minimum of 30 hours of college level credit
  •       Seeking a career in the energy industry                         

Link:           Texas Energy Council

Victoria Professional Express Network (VPEN) of the American Business Women's Association (ABWA)

Deadline for all 3 scholarships:  March 31, 2015

Victoria College (VC) Impact Scholarship-$1,000.00


  •     Female citizen of the U.S.
  •     Currently attend VC
  •     GPA 2.75
  •     Graduated high school prior to 2010

University of Houston-Victoria (UHV) Scholarship-$2,000.00


  •      Female citizen of the U.S.
  •      Currently attend UHV
  •      GPA 2.75

Outright Grant-$1,500.00


  •       Female citizen of the U.S.
  •       Completed at least 60 hours of coursework as of Fall 2014
  •       GPA 3.0
  •       Working toward baccalaureate degree or higher

Email VPENScholarships@gmail.com for a usename & password to the online application. 

The Charles, Lela & Mary Slough Foundation Scholarship

Deadline:   April 1, 2015 

Eligibility:   Needy Texas students

Link:          Charles, Lela & Mary Slough Foundation Scholarship


Credit Card Insider Scholarship

Deadline:     April 1, 2015

Eligibility:    Graduating High School Senior or College Student  

Link:           Credit Card Insider Scholarship Application 


Lighting55 Scholarship

Deadline:    April 15, 2015

Eligibility:    Enrolled in 2 year, 4 year or graduate program

Link:           Lighting55 Scholarship


Society for Maintenance & Reliability Professionals Trade Level Scholarship Application  

Deadline:     April 24, 2015


  •         Industrial Trade Degree or Certificate students
  •         GPA 2.50
  •         Current legal resident of the U.S.  

Link:            HCSMRP Scholarship Application  

ProofreadingServices.com High School & University Writing Scholarships

Deadline:    June 1, 2015


  •        Enrolled in US University or High School
  •        GPA 3.2

Link:           ProofreadingServices.com

Twin Fountains Foundation

Deadline:   June 15 for the next academic school year

Eligibility:   Students entering the medical field

Link:          TwinFountains


Deadline:    Monthly deadlines through December 15, 2015

Eligibility:    Enrolled in 2 or 4 year college or university

Link:           Comparecard.com



Deadline:     December 31, 2015
                    1 scholarship @ $3,000.00, 3 scholarships @ $1,000.00

Eligibility:     None; 900-1,500 word essay

Link:            Dietspotlight.com Scholarship Program


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Please visit these websites for other scholarship opportunities. Free monies are just around the corner, all you have to do is apply!


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