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Beat the Odds Scholarship

Children's Defense Fund - Texas

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors enrolled in a Houston area public, charter, or alternative school (including Liberty County). To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have achieved a minimum of 3.0 GPA; plan to attend a college, university, or vocational/technical school in the fall of the following school year; demonstrate a commitment to community service, volunteerism, and/or leadership; show experience with overcoming adversity such as, but not limited to poverty, disability, homelessness or abuse; and be US citizens or permanent residents.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

Contact Information



Deadline: Dec 5
Average Award: $5,000


GPA: Is this you?
  • 3.0
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Texas
Location: Is this you?
  • Houston Area

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