Our Opportunities

Welcome to NCTC’s Scholarship Opportunities Homepage!
The scholarship application period for Spring 2019 is OPEN. To apply for scholarships, complete a General Application. To access the General Application new users Sign Up and existing users Sign In. After the General Application is submitted, you are automatically matched to scholarship opportunities for which you immediately qualify. No further action is required for these auto-matched scholarships. However, if you see a Recommended" under Opportunities, click on it and it will take you to an additional list of scholarships for which you may apply by answering more questions or completing the donor required essay. Application Deadline is October 15, 2018 at midnight. For additional instructions see the Scholarship Application Guide.

Also take a look at the external opportunities and check it often. As we are made aware of scholarships outside of NCTC Foundation, these opportunities will be posted on our External Opportunities page.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Aaron A . Gower Memorial Book Fund
The Aaron A. Gower Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the memory of the grandson of Sandra Gower-Chaffin who died suddenly on February...
The Aaron A. Gower Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Albert & Imogene Zimmerer Scholarship
The children and family of Albert and Imogene Zimmerer established the Albert & Imogene Zimmerer Scholarship to assist residents of NCTC’s service...
The children and family of Albert and Imogene Zimmerer established the...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Alfred J. Hardy Memorial Scholarship
In 1989, Mrs. Jane Greer Hardy established the Alfred J. Hardy Memorial Scholarship to honor her husband “whose passion was electronics”. Before...
In 1989, Mrs. Jane Greer Hardy established the Alfred J. Hardy Memorial...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Almarie Field Scholarship
Stan and Sheree Field desired to assist students who may not normally qualify for scholarships but show potential and determination to receive an...
Stan and Sheree Field desired to assist students who may not normally...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies American Bank of Texas Scholarship
The American Bank of Texas established a scholarship because of their firm belief in supporting the area youth in their educational endeavors. This...
The American Bank of Texas established a scholarship because of their...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies American Petrolium Institute Scholarship
In 1994, members of the Texoma Chapter of the American Petroleum Institute funded a scholarship to assist Cooke County residents with a minimum...
In 1994, members of the Texoma Chapter of the American Petroleum...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Ben & Mary Ellen Turbeville Scholarship
Ben & Mary Ellen Turbeville Scholarship recipients must be a US citizen and a resident of Cooke County actively pursuing a degree in the healthcare...
Ben & Mary Ellen Turbeville Scholarship recipients must be a US citizen...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Ben E Turbeville Scholarship
Continuing to graciously support NCTC students, Ben Turbeville established a new endowed scholarship in 2012. Cooke County residents with a minimum...
Continuing to graciously support NCTC students, Ben Turbeville...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Bertha Foundation Scholarship
The Bertha Foundation has partnered with the NCTC Foundation to ensure Graham ISD students have the opportunity to apply for funding to assist them...
The Bertha Foundation has partnered with the NCTC Foundation to ensure...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Bessie Corpier Scholarship
Recipients of the Bessie Corpier Scholarship must be enrolled in an academic or vocational program. Two scholarships for each long semester will be...
Recipients of the Bessie Corpier Scholarship must be enrolled in an...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Bill Cypert Memorial Scholarship
Mr. Bill Cypert was very active in his community and upon his death in 1998, First State Bank of Gainesville initiated a scholarship in his honor...
Mr. Bill Cypert was very active in his community and upon his death in...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Bowie Raising the Spirit Scholarship
These scholarships are awarded to NCTC students attending classes on the Bowie Campus. Support for this scholarship is earned through the...
These scholarships are awarded to NCTC students attending classes on the...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Bowie Rotary Dual Credit Scholarship
The Bowie Rotary Club established this Dual Credit Scholarship to touch the lives of Bowie ISD students to encourage them to get their education. ...
The Bowie Rotary Club established this Dual Credit Scholarship to touch...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Boyd & Naomi Ware Scholarship
Boyd and Naomi Ware established the Boyd & Naomi Ware Scholarship to assist U.S. citizens who are residents of Cooke County. A minimum cumulative...
Boyd and Naomi Ware established the Boyd & Naomi Ware Scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Butterfield Stage Players Performing Arts Scholarship
The Butterfield Stage Players Performing Arts Scholarship will be awarded with preference given to students enrolled in the performing arts...
The Butterfield Stage Players Performing Arts Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies C.W. (Pete) & Louise Gillum Scholarship
Janie Neighbors established the C.W. (Pete) & Louise Gillum Scholarship to assist students residing in Valley View or who graduated from Valley...
Janie Neighbors established the C.W. (Pete) & Louise Gillum Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Carl Zimmerer Memorial Scholarship
The Carl Zimmerer Memorial Scholarship will be awarded with preference given to students who are dedicated to working hard to obtain a college...
The Carl Zimmerer Memorial Scholarship will be awarded with preference...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Casting for a Cause Scholarship
Argyle United Methodist Church Men’s Group established this scholarship to assist Denton County students attending at a NCTC Denton County Campus...
Argyle United Methodist Church Men’s Group established this scholarship...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Catherine M. DeKinder-Wilde Scholarship
Dennis Meurer has established the Catherine M. DeKinder-Wilde Scholarship to assist full-time students that demonstrate financial need. Must be U....
Dennis Meurer has established the Catherine M. DeKinder-Wilde...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Charles Carter Criminal Justice Scholarship
Recipients of the Charles Carter Criminal Justice Scholarship must be Criminal Justice majors, enrolled full-time, maintain a minimum cumulative...
Recipients of the Charles Carter Criminal Justice Scholarship must be...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Charles R. Horn
This scholarship was established to help young people in Cooke County who need assistance as he did when he attend NCTC (Gainesville Jr. College)...
This scholarship was established to help young people in Cooke County...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
$524.00 Chesapeake Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to an Oil and Gas major with a cumulative 2.0 GPA.
This scholarship will be awarded to an Oil and Gas major with a...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: $524.00
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Clara Fleitmann Memorial Scholarship
The Clara Fleitmann Memorial Scholarship will be awarded with preference given to applicants who demonstrate a financial need and are seeking a...
The Clara Fleitmann Memorial Scholarship will be awarded with preference...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Claude Jones Scholarship
Recipients of the Claude Jones Scholarship must be legal residents of Cooke County. Preference will be given to applicants who are majoring in...
Recipients of the Claude Jones Scholarship must be legal residents of...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Clinton C.C. Brennan Memorial Scholarship
In honor of her husband, Margaret Brennan established the Clinton C.C. Brennan Memorial Scholarship to assist students attending the NCTC Corinth...
In honor of her husband, Margaret Brennan established the Clinton C.C....
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Clova Davis Schenk Scholarship
The Clova Davis Schenk Scholarship will be given with preference to applicants over the age of 40. A minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA must be maintained.
The Clova Davis Schenk Scholarship will be given with preference to...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Colonel Albro L. Parsons, Jr. Scholarship
Because of Colonel Albro Parsons, Jr. involvement with the military, applicants with military background or plans to join the military are strongly...
Because of Colonel Albro Parsons, Jr. involvement with the military,...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Conrady-Klement Agriculture Scholarship
Andrew and Emily Klement have established the Conrady-Klement Agriculture Scholarship to assist students majoring in agriculture. Preference will...
Andrew and Emily Klement have established the Conrady-Klement...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cooke County Arts Council Performing Arts Scholarship
The Cooke County Arts Council has established the Performing Arts Scholarship to assist students majoring in the Fine Arts field, preferably...
The Cooke County Arts Council has established the Performing Arts...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cooke County Arts Scholarship
The Cooke County Arts Scholarship is available to students with the intent of a major in the Fine Arts field. Students must maintain a minimum...
The Cooke County Arts Scholarship is available to students with the...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cooke County Citizen Band Radio Club Scholarship
The Cooke County Citizen Band Radio Club established the Cooke County CB Club Scholarship to assist Cooke County residents with preference given to...
The Cooke County Citizen Band Radio Club established the Cooke County CB...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cooke County Extension Education Scholarship
The Cooke Extension Education Council has established the Cooke County Extension Education Scholarship to assist full-time students who are current...
The Cooke Extension Education Council has established the Cooke County...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cooke County Heritage Society Scholarship
The Cooke County Heritage Society Scholarship assists a Cooke County graduating high school senior with financial need. Applicants must be enrolled...
The Cooke County Heritage Society Scholarship assists a Cooke County...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cooke County Masonic Lodge Scholarship
The recipient of the Cooke County Masonic Lodge Scholarship must be a Cooke County resident, enrolled full-time, and maintain a cumulative 3.0 GPA.
The recipient of the Cooke County Masonic Lodge Scholarship must be a...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cooke County Master Gardeners
The Cooke County Master Gardeners are active supporters of NCTC and its students. They have been instrumental in the landscaping of the campus and...
The Cooke County Master Gardeners are active supporters of NCTC and its...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cooke County Republican Women Scholarship
The Cooke County Republican Women Scholarship will be awarded with preference given to a Republican woman of Cooke County that demonstrates...
The Cooke County Republican Women Scholarship will be awarded with...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Cora Staniforth Scholarship
To be eligible for the Cora Staniforth Scholarship, applicants must be at least 21 years old and a graduate of Gainesville High School. They must...
To be eligible for the Cora Staniforth Scholarship, applicants must be...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies D.W. "Pancho" Atkins Memorial Scholarship
Recipients of the D.W. “Pancho” Atkins Memorial Scholarship must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.
Recipients of the D.W. “Pancho” Atkins Memorial Scholarship must...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
$500.00 Dancing to the Stars
The Rotary Club of Bowie and the North Central Texas College Montague County Foundation team up to host this event to help raise scholarship money...
The Rotary Club of Bowie and the North Central Texas College Montague...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies David & Lou Ann Spaeth Scholarship
David and Lou Ann Spaeth established this scholarship to assist students in the field of Agriculture or Business who live in the Muenster or...
David and Lou Ann Spaeth established this scholarship to assist students...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Delsie Lillard Lance Memorial Scholarship
The Mountain Springs Community Club established the Delsie Lillard Lance Memorial Scholarship. Only residents of Cooke County are eligible....
The Mountain Springs Community Club established the Delsie Lillard Lance...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Dennis Harp Scholarship
The Dennis Harp Scholarship was established to provide the opportunity for an individual to pursue their professional interests and goals and...
The Dennis Harp Scholarship was established to provide the opportunity...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Denton County Faculty Scholarship
Denton County faculty at NCTC donate to fund this scholarship. The recipient of the Denton County Faculty Scholarship must be a Denton County...
Denton County faculty at NCTC donate to fund this scholarship. The...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
$1,000.00 Denton County Foundation Student Leadership Scholarship
The Denton County Foundation Student Leadership Scholarship will provide significant financial assistance to a student attending a Denton County...
The Denton County Foundation Student Leadership Scholarship will provide...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Denton County General Academic Scholarship
The recipient of the Denton County General Academic Scholarship must attend the NCTC Corinth Campus. A minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA must be maintained.
The recipient of the Denton County General Academic Scholarship must...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Denton County Miniature Golf Tournament Scholarship
The Denton County Foundation Committee established the Denton County Miniature Golf Tournament Scholarship to assist students attending the NCTC...
The Denton County Foundation Committee established the Denton County...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Dollar Family Scholarship
Recipients of the Dollar Family Scholarship must be a resident of Cooke, Denton, or Montague counties and demonstrate financial need. Recipients...
Recipients of the Dollar Family Scholarship must be a resident of Cooke,...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Doris Rue Cannady Scholarship
James and Doris Cannady established the Doris Rue Cannady Scholarship to assist a Cooke County resident majoring in a health science program. A...
James and Doris Cannady established the Doris Rue Cannady Scholarship to...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Dorothy Louise Williams Scholarship
Recipients of the Dorothy Louise Williams Scholarship must demonstrate financial need and maintain a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA.
Recipients of the Dorothy Louise Williams Scholarship must demonstrate...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018
Varies Dr. Ona Wright Communications Scholarship
Recipients of the Ona Wright Communications Scholarship must maintain a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA and have the intent of taking freshman and...
Recipients of the Ona Wright Communications Scholarship must maintain a...
  • Deadline: 10/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline10/15/2018