Print Page Email Page
Bookmark and Share
Outside Scholarships


In addition to University scholarships and federal financial aid, UST encourages students to pursue outside scholarship opportunities. Please keep in mind that you should never have to send an application fee when applying for a scholarship.

Once awarded, outside scholarship funds are mailed to our office and posted to your student account. When you have been awarded an outside scholarship, communication with our office is important. Please have your outside scholarship donors mail the scholarship check(s) made payable to the University of St. Thomas (along with any correspondence) to:

University of St. Thomas
Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid
3800 Montrose Boulevard
Houston, TX 77006-4626

The following scholarship organizations have notified UST of their availability. UST also encourages you to explore the listed scholarship search engines to locate additional scholarships.

AES Engineers

The consulting firm of AES Engineers are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character.  To be eligible, the student needs answer one of the essay questions.  Deadline for entry is October 6, 2014.

Amount of award:  $500.00


AlphaCard has just kicked off a $1,000 College Scholarship Program. To apply, students must write a 250-word essay responding to a question about campus safety. The deadline is August 31, 2014.

Autodesk Scholarships and Competitions

Is offering several scholarships and design opportunities.  Deadline- Ongoing

Bargain Bus News

Is offering either a $500 or a $1000 scholarship via essay contest. Deadline is April 15, 2014.

Console & Hollawell, P.C.

Is offering a $1,000 Legal Leaders Scholarship is open to high school seniors, college students, and law students.  Deadline is August 15, 2014.

Is interested in helping students who demonstrate a strong aptitude for learning, and have a drive to improve themselves, and society in general.  Winners will be determined by our executive team each spring and fall semester.


DOMO Scholarship For Business Management is offering two (2) $2,500 Scholarships to students majoring in Business, Business Management, Analytics.

The Drive To Learn Scholarship provided by Shift Insurance

In an effort to contribute to the community, we have started a small scholarship fund for full time college students. Our goal is to provide this award to students on an annual basis.

Free Country Principles

Is offering a scholarship essay contest; Deadline- 5/31/2014

Hellenic Professional Society of Texas

Each year the Society awards scholarships to qualified undergraduate and graduate full-time students. Applicants are eligible for a scholarship if they are currently attending or have been accepted by a college or university in Texas, have shown excellent scholastic performance in their corresponding field of study and are of Hellenic heritage. The Society also accepts applications from students of non-Greek descent that have demonstrated clear, strong and sustained excellence in academic studies related to Greek letters or affairs.

Please see website for deadline information.

Is giving out ten (10) scholarships to deserving students in colleges and universities throughout the United States. It is our hope to help the educational efforts of students while raising awareness for mesothelioma and its cure.

This scholarship is open to enrolled students with an interest in finance, economics, and trading stocks. To apply, students may submit an essay by following the instructions on the website

How to Apply:

Resume Companion

Resume Companion is offering a $1000 Scholarship - available each semester to one talented student who can write the best resume based on the life of any fictional or non-fictional character.


Scholar Launch

8 scholarships available ranging from $1,000 - $10,000

Scholar Launch connects private businesses offering scholarships with Universities eager to inform their students of available scholarship opportunities.

Many students seeking scholarships are simply not aware of those being offered by the private sector.  This is where Scholar Launch enters the picture. We work for select private businesses to maximize the public awareness of their company scholarship, often times by helping Universities to effectively promote the scholarship to their students.  Please use the link above to read about the eight scholarships and the eligibility criteria. Scholarships is offering three separate $2500 scholarships to the winner of their essay contest. High school seniors, current college students and the parents of students are eligible to enter. 2014 and winners will be announced by August 15th. For more information and to submit your entry please visit Storage Scholarships.

Deadline: July 31st.

TG's Charlie Wooten Grant

Since 2000, TG has been proud to support a grant program designed to provide help to students pursuing higher education who have financial need.

Please see website for deadline information.

Tylenol Scholarship

Over the past 20 years, the makers of TYLENOL® have awarded more than $8.7 million in scholarships to students pursuing an education in health care. We are proud to support those dedicated to a lifetime of caring for others. Please check the website for the upcoming Spring 2013 application period.

U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship Program

A program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, the Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program offers intensive summer language institutes in thirteen critical foreign languages. The selection process is administered by American Councils for International Education with awards approved by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. 

Students my apply on their website for Summer 2015 scholarships.

The Verbal Ink Transcription Services Scholarship

Each year, the Verbal Ink Transcription Services Scholarship awards a $1,500 scholarship to a graduating high school senior or current college freshman. The scholarship will be renewable each year for up to four years, provided that the award recipient maintains a 3.0 GPA or equivalent and completes the minimum number of credit hours required to be a full-time student each academic year.

Versitas Education Scholarship

Versitas is offering one $1,000 scholarship to students majoring in Business Administration, Human Resources, Management, Business, MBA, and Adult Education.  The scholarship application is due by August 31, 2014.  Applicants must have a minimum gpa of 2.700.

Wings Over Houston

$1,000 - $5,000 scholarships available

Eligibility and Requiments

The applicant must meet at least one of the following three requirements (see scholarship package for additional requirements):

  • A legal resident of Harris County, Texas or one of the contiguous counties surrounding Harris County. These counties are Galveston, Brazoria, Fort Bend, Waller, Montgomery, Liberty, and Chambers.
    • or –
  • A member of the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets.
    • or –
  • A member in good standing of the Commemorative Air Force. (see package for details)

Deadline:  July 1st

Scholarship Search Engines
Graduate Programs Foundation

JUNIORS & SENIORS:  Graduate Programs will award $1,000 scholarships to pre-grad students who are current undergraduates (Juniors and Seniors) in an accredited institution who are thinking of applying to Grad school, or are recent college graduates who are thinking about going to Grad school. In order to apply, the student must provide some basic information and a “Statement of Purpose.”

Award: $1,000/quarterly

How to Apply: Application online

GRAD:  Graduate Programs will award $1,000 scholarships to current graduate students and $1,000 toward student loan payments for recent grads within the last five years. To apply, Rate and Review your graduate school program on our website and enter our quarterly scholarship drawing.

Award: $1,000/quarterly

How to Apply: Application online

Apply Now
Apply Now

Start planning for your future at UST with our free application.

Apply now


Virtual Tour
Virtual Tour

Tour the sites that make UST a wonderful place for living and learning

Check it out


Net Price Calculator


See how affordable education can be.

See more


University of St. Thomas - Houston, TX - Educating Leaders of Faith and Character
University of St. Thomas
The University of St. Thomas, dedicated to educating leaders of faith and character, is a private institution committed to the liberal arts and to the religious, ethical and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education. St. Thomas is Houston’s only Catholic University and was founded by the Basilian Fathers in 1947.
Site Map
Contact Us
  University of St. Thomas
3800 Montrose
Houston, Texas 77006-4626
Follow Us
like us on facebook follow us on youtube follow us on twitter see us on instagram follow us on Tumblr follow us on linkedin join us on google plus
Contact Us
  University of St. Thomas
3800 Montrose
Houston, Texas 77006-4626

Follow Us


Copyright © 2014 University of St. Thomas.
All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy | Clery Act | Title IX | Employment


  • like us on facebook
  • follow us on youtube
  • follow us on twitter
  • see us on instagram
  • follow us on Tumblr
  • follow us on linkedin
  • join us on google plus