Deadline is January 7– Seniors who wish to attend the University of Texas- Dallas can apply for theMcDermott Award.  Student qualifications include: 1400 or higher on the two part SAT (verbal and math), 2100 or higher on the three part SAT, 32 or higher on the ACT, and a class rank in the top five percent of their graduating class.  For a complete list of qualifications, go to: and for the applications go to :  This is for the regular application deadline.

Deadline is January 7- Students aged 15-18 who wish to study abroad can apply for The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad Program.  For more info go to:

Deadline is January 16- Want to show off your artistic side?  Female students in 9th-12th grade can submit up to two works of are for the Young Women’s Art and Design Exhibition (WADE).  For entry rules, please go to

Deadline is January 20- Seniors may apply to one of four scholarships offered through Ronald McDonald House Charities by going to

Deadline is January 26- African-American female graduating seniors who have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA can apply for the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc Scholarship Program by going to the following link for more details including a copy of the application:

Deadline is January 28- Ladies wanting to earn a scholarship through the Universal Diamond Pageantssystem, please apply by going to