Our Opportunities

Summer 2018, Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 scholarships are now open.
•Summer 2018 scholarships are open until April 2, 2018.
•Early Fall and Spring high school senior’s scholarships will be open until March 5, 2018.
•All other Fall and Spring scholarship are open until July 13, 2018

If you have any questions, please call 409-933-8508 or e-mail tstafford@com.edu. Until then, we encourage you to apply for financial aid if you have not already done so (https://www.com.edu/financial-aid).

For details on COM Foundation Scholarships, please click on the link to the scholarships below.

To begin an application please click on “sign in” the upper right hand corner and then sign in using your College of the Mainland username and password.

The generosity of investors including alumni, community and corporations make all COM Foundation scholarships possible. Interested in joining others in giving back, please contact Matthew Busby at 409-933-8613, mbusby1@com.edu or www.com.edu/giving..

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
varies American Legion Post 89 **Sons of the American Legion**
Recipient must be a 2017 graduating senior from Texas City High School, La Marque High School or the Industrial Trade Center. Recipient will be...
Recipient must be a 2017 graduating senior from Texas City High School,...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/16/2018
$0.00 American Legion Riders Post 89 Texas City Scholarship
Recipient must be a 2017 graduating senior from Texas City High School, La Marque High School or the Industrial Trade Center. Recipient will be...
Recipient must be a 2017 graduating senior from Texas City High School,...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Bruce and Nadine Latimer Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduate of Santa Fe High School or a Santa Fe resident with a GED, have a 2.5 GPA and maintain a 2.5 GPA once...
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduate of Santa Fe High School or a...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Carmage and Martha Ann Walls Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA, be a Galveston County resident, and demonstrate financial need but be ineligible for a Pell grant....
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA, be a Galveston County...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies COM-BAT Triathlon Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester.
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be enrolled in at least...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Foundation Board Summer Scholarships
Requirements: Applicant have and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA or better. Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester.
Requirements: Applicant have and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA or better....
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Judge Roy Engelke Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must demonstrate financial need and must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semesters.
Requirements: Applicant must demonstrate financial need and must be...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
varies Larry Smith Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicants have financial need and must be enrolled in at least six hours per semester.
Requirements: Applicants have financial need and must be enrolled in at...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Laura Edrozo Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduate of Texas City High School. Preference to a learning or physical challenge student.
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduate of Texas City High School....
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Logical Innovations, Inc. Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be an incoming Freshmen graduating from Dickinson, Hitchcock, La Marque, Santa Fe or Texas City High schools, have a...
Requirements: Applicant must be an incoming Freshmen graduating from...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Mainland Heroes Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA and be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester.
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA and be enrolled in at least...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
Varies Make a Difference Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.25 GPA, demonstrate financial need and be a graduate of Texas City High School with his or her senior...
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.25 GPA, demonstrate financial need...
  • Deadline: 03/16/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/16/2018
$0.00 Texas Hispanic-Serving Institution Consortium Summer Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant have and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA or better. Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester. Recipient...
Requirements: Applicant have and maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA or better....
  • Deadline: 04/02/2018
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline04/02/2018
Varies Veterans Club Summer Book Scholarship
Applicant must be a veteran of the U.S. Arm Forces. Recipient must be enrolled in six or more hours with a 2.0 or better GPA. This award may be...
Applicant must be a veteran of the U.S. Arm Forces. Recipient must be...
  • Deadline: 05/19/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/19/2018
varies Jean La Barbara Sandberg Memorial Scholarship
• Recipient must be a natural science or math major; the intent is to award to those students pursuing a degree in engineering, physics, math or...
• Recipient must be a natural science or math major; the intent is to...
  • Deadline: 06/13/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline06/13/2018
Varies Herb and Betty Langford Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be accepted in the Associate Degree Nursing Program and be enrolled in at least 8 credit hours per...
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be accepted in the...
  • Deadline: 06/22/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/22/2018
Varies Kathryn Bailey Nursing Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a student in the Associate Degree Nursing Program enrolled in at least 8 credit hours per semester.
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a student in the...
  • Deadline: 06/22/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/22/2018
Varies Mainland Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be accepted in the Associate Degree Nursing Program and be enrolled in at least 8 credit hours per...
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be accepted in the...
  • Deadline: 06/22/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/22/2018
Varies Miranda Denise Adams Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA once awarded the scholarship, have a health-related major, and be enrolled in a minimum of 8 credit...
Requirements: Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA once awarded the...
  • Deadline: 06/22/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/22/2018
Varies Andrea Miller Theatre Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA , be a theater major and be enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester.
Requirements: Applicant must have and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA , be a...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Angelo J. and Amelia Amato Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA to apply and a 2.75 GPA to maintain the scholarship. Applicants must be enrolled in at least 12 hours...
Requirements: Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA to apply and a 2.75 GPA to...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies BP Chemical Scholarship
Requirements: Applicants must major in process technology and must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA. Applicants be enrolled in at least 12 hours per...
Requirements: Applicants must major in process technology and must...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies C. R.and Margaret Johnson Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA and have a vocational or technical major. Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester.
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA and have a vocational or...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
varies Charley Wootan Grant
These scholarships are open to COM students enrolled in six or more hours with demonstrated financial need, especially members of one or more...
These scholarships are open to COM students enrolled in six or more...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline07/13/2018
$1,000.00 Chevron Phillips Chemical Company Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a Process Technology major and maintain a 2.5 GPA once enrolled. Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 hours...
Requirements: Applicant must be a Process Technology major and maintain...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Cindy Jordan Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a single parent with financial need, have a 2.0 GPA, be a high school graduate or have a GED certificate, and live...
Requirements: Applicant must be a single parent with financial need,...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
$500.00 Collegiate High School Adopt a Gator Scholarship
Recipient must be a Collegiate High School student enrolled in Dickinson High School. Recipient must have been adversely affected by Hurricane...
Recipient must be a Collegiate High School student enrolled in Dickinson...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies COM Business Education Department Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to a business student with a 3.0 GPA or better. Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester.
This scholarship is awarded to a business student with a 3.0 GPA or...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies COM TRIO Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in the TRiO Program and have a 2.0 GPA or better.
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in the TRiO Program and have a...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies COMPeers Academic Scholarship
Requirements: Open to both full and part-time students; available for only one semester.
Requirements: Open to both full and part-time students; available for...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies COMPeers Workforce Certificate Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be in a craft field working towards a certificate; available for only one semester.
Requirements: Applicant must be in a craft field working towards a...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Craig and Melissa Eiland Scholarship
Requirements: Applicants must be enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester and have a 2.8 GPA to apply. Students must maintain a 2.8 GPA after...
Requirements: Applicants must be enrolled in at least 12 hours per...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Danny Boswell Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester, demonstrate financial need and have a 3.0 GPA to apply for the...
Requirements: Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Darron Lee Booth Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a math or science student, be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester and have a 3.0 GPA to apply.
Requirements: Applicant must be a math or science student, be enrolled...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies David Hansmire Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester, maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA and must be a geology, environmental science...
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Debbie Lee Reinhartsen Sheffield Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester, majoring in business and demonstrate financial need.
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be enrolled in at least 6...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Del Papa Distributing Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a business-related major and be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester with financial need.
Requirements: Applicant must have a business-related major and be...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies DOW Chemical
Requirements: Applicants must major in process technology, be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester and must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA.
Requirements: Applicants must major in process technology, be enrolled...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Doyle Family Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must demonstrate financial need and must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship. Students must be...
Requirements: Applicant must demonstrate financial need and must...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Dr. Donald G. Bass and Claudena Bass Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA, be a Galveston County resident and be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester with financial need....
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA, be a Galveston County...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Dr. Gary E. and Mrs. Diane Wilson Endowed Scholarship
Recipient shall be a full-time or part-time student. Award may be used for tuition/fees, books, and program-related needs. Applicant should have...
Recipient shall be a full-time or part-time student. Award may be used...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
$200.00 Dual Credit Adopt a Gator Scholarship
Recipient must be a Dickinson High School Dual Credit Student. Recipient must have been adversely affected by Hurricane Harvey and/or demonstrate...
Recipient must be a Dickinson High School Dual Credit Student. Recipient...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: $200.00
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Duncanson EMS Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a fire technology/EMS major and have a 2.0 GPA.
Requirements: Applicant must have a fire technology/EMS major and have a...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Galveston County Daily News Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a Galveston County resident with financial need but be ineligible for a Pell grant. Students must be enrolled in at...
Requirements: Applicant must be a Galveston County resident with...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Grafton T. and Barbara M. Austin Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester, and preference is given to students with a major in business, drafting...
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Grover and Ada Faye Salsbury Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA, must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester and be age 50 or older.
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA, must be enrolled in at...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies H. K. "Griz" and Helen Eckert Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship and must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester.
Requirements: Applicant must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Hispanic Heritage Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA. Hispanic students are urged to apply. Must be a Galveston County resident and active in community...
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA. Hispanic students are urged...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Jack and June McConnell Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be enrolled in 12 or more hours and be an education major.
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be enrolled in 12 or more...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies James Edwards Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and must be enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester. Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving...
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and must be enrolled in at...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018