All Opportunities

Please note: Completion of the General Application is required in order to be considered for any of the scholarship opportunities listed below. Based on the information you provide in your General Application, you will be automatically matched to any of our scholarship opportunities for which you qualify. Upon being matched to one of our scholarship opportunities, you will be required to fill out a conditional application specific to that opportunity.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$6,000 over 4 years (paid in $750 increments per semester) State Fair of Texas Pete Schenkel Scholarship
The Pete Schenkel Scholarship is named after a longtime friend and supporter of the State Fair of Texas. Pete Schenkel served as chairman of the...
The Pete Schenkel Scholarship is named after a longtime friend and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $6,000 over 4 years (paid in $750 increments per semester)
Deadline02/01/2019
Varies State Fair of Texas Seasonal Employee Scholarship
The State Fair of Texas Scholarship Program will accept applications annually and is committed to awarding at least one scholarship each year to...
The State Fair of Texas Scholarship Program will accept applications...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2019
$6,000 over 4 years (paid in $750 increments per semester) State Fair of Texas Youth Livestock Scholarship
The State Fair of Texas awards scholarships to selected applicants who have participated in any youth/junior exhibition events held at the State...
The State Fair of Texas awards scholarships to selected applicants who...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2019
  • Award: $6,000 over 4 years (paid in $750 increments per semester)
Deadline02/01/2019
$6,000 over two years (paid in $1,500 increments per semester) Clarice Tinsley Journalism Scholarship
While millions of viewers in the Dallas/Fort Worth area know Clarice Tinsley for her work as a FOX4 News Anchor, the State Fair of Texas recognizes...
While millions of viewers in the Dallas/Fort Worth area know Clarice...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $6,000 over two years (paid in $1,500 increments per semester)
$6,000 over four years (paid in $750 increments per semester.) Peggy Sloan Memorial Scholarship
A strong female leader, Peggy Sloan served as the former Vice President of Exhibits at the State Fair of Texas. The Peggy Sloan Memorial...
A strong female leader, Peggy Sloan served as the former Vice President...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $6,000 over four years (paid in $750 increments per semester.)
$6,000 over two years (paid in $1,500 increments per semester) Terry Griffin Scholarship
Serving on both the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for the State Fair of Texas, Terry Griffin was instrumental in developing the Fair’s...
Serving on both the Board of Directors and Executive Committee for the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $6,000 over two years (paid in $1,500 increments per semester)