Our Opportunities

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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.

By filling out just one application, you will be considered for all COM Foundation scholarships for which you qualify.

Scholarships are available for students in all majors, and most scholarships are $500 per fall and spring semesters.

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

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 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: 06/22/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/22/2018
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
$0.00 IME Becas - Mexican Consulate Grant (Instituto Mexicanos Exterior)
Must have a 3.0 GPA. You must have a Mexican Birth Certificate or the Mexican Birth Certificate of your parents, Mexican passport, Consular ID...
Must have a 3.0 GPA. You must have a Mexican Birth Certificate or the...
  • Deadline: 06/22/2018
  • Award: $0.00
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 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 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: 07/06/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/06/2018
Varies Sean and Melissa Skipworth IMPACT Scholarship
Requirements: Applicants must have graduated from Santa Fe or Dickinson High School in the last ten years. Recipient must have financial need and...
Requirements: Applicants must have graduated from Santa Fe or Dickinson...
  • Deadline: 07/06/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/06/2018
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
Varies Jan Smith Child Development Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a child development major, demonstrate financial need, must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester, have a...
Requirements: Applicant must be a child development major, demonstrate...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Janice E. Register Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester, have and maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA. Preference is given to a woman...
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Jeffrey Martin Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant can must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester. Must be a Texas City High School graduate. Preference is given to...
Requirements: Applicant can must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Jerry and Shelly Ziegler Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a enrolled in the occupational safety and health technology field of study.
Requirements: Applicant must be a enrolled in the occupational safety...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Jim and Carol Yarbrough Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester and live in Galveston County with financial need. Students must maintain...
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Jimmy Hayley Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship. Student must be enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester and...
Requirements: Applicant must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Joe Standley Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a criminal justice major, be enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester and maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the...
Requirements: Applicant must be a criminal justice major, be enrolled...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
varies Jordan Ellis Fire Academy Scholarship
Recipient must have financial need, be seeking a fire degree.
Recipient must have financial need, be seeking a fire degree.
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Joseph Milton Glasco Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a fine arts major who possesses high academic potential and financial need. Students must provide a portfolio to...
Requirements: Applicant must be a fine arts major who possesses high...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Judge and Mrs. L.D. Godard Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and must be enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester with financial need.
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and must be enrolled in at...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Kevin E. Wilcox Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA and be enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester with a drafting or graphic arts major. Physically...
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA and be enrolled in at least...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies Larry L. Stanley Music Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a music major, enrolled in at least 12 hours per semester and maintain a 3.0 GPA.
Requirements: Applicant must be a music major, enrolled in at least 12...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018
Varies LyondellBasell Emergency Medical Technician Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a enrolled in the emergency medical technician field of study.
Requirements: Applicant must be a enrolled in the emergency medical...
  • Deadline: 07/13/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline07/13/2018