Star of Texas Technology Opportunity Grant

Scholarship Description

Available to high school seniors desiring to enroll in a technology program at a Texas community college, junior college, accredited vocational or trade school, college or university.  Technology programs include but are not limited to semiconductor manufacturing, software devlopment, desktop publishing, e-commerce, graphic design, management information systems, computer programming and technology segments of other fields such as healthcare, construction and automotive.  This scholarship was designed to give studentds with a grade average equal to or less than 90 the opportunity to receive a scholarship.  Do not apply for this scholarship if you have a grade average greater than 90.  An agriculture background or participation in an livestock show is not required for these scholarships.  n order to be eligible for any STFR scholarship, the applicant must be a citizen of the United States, a resident of Texas, a resident of or attending high school in Bastrop, Bell, Blanco, Burleson, Burnet, Caldwell, Comal, Coryell, Fayette, Gillespie, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Hays, Kendall, Lampasas, Llano, Lee, Milam, San Saba, Travis, Washington or Williamson County; and a graduating senior in the current spring semester or the most recent fall semester.  An applicant who is related to a STFR director, staff member or scholarship committee volunteer within the first degree of consanguinity or affinity is NOT eligible for a STFR Scholarship.

Year of Need: College Freshman,


Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: 1000

Max Award: 10000

Deadline: 2018-01-31


Sponsoring Organization Star of Texas Fair & Rodeo
9100 Decker Lake Road
Austin, TX 78724

Contact Person: Star of Texas Technology Opportunity Grant

Phone: 512-919-3000