There are many scholarships for Abilene students. If you are searching for scholarships for a particular high school located in Abilene, please select the appropriate school from the list below. The scholarship database contains scholarships for Abilene students in the following categories:

Abilene High School Scholarships
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Abilene University Scholarships


"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
To be eligible for the "No Essay" Nitro Scholarship you must be:A) A student who is currently enrolled as a high school senior or in an accredited college or university located within the United States;B) A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited college or university located within the United States;C) A parent who currently has a...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 01, 2023
The "Be Bold" Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. It takes less than 2 minutes to apply.To us, boldest does not mean "best", or "most accomplished". Being bold means being:A) EarnestB) DeterminedC) MovingThe scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most bold, according to these characteristics.Furthermore, the...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 29, 2023
ScholarshipOwl is your source of relief from the dreaded application process. We put students on the fast-track to success by providing direct access to the scholarships they need the most. Take the hassle out of financial aid and maximize your chance at a free ride in college. No matter how much funding you need for school, we have the opportunities...

Niche 2K No Essay College Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
Niche is the market leader in connecting colleges and schools with students and families. With in-depth profiles on every school and college in America, over 140 million reviews and ratings, and powerful search and data tools, Niche helps millions of students and families find and enroll in the right school for them. Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Mar 31, 2023
The SP College Scholarship program was created to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays.To be eligible for the Scholarship you must be:A) At least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.B) A legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.Thus...

10 Words or Less Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 15, 2023
Scholarship Eligibility:A) Anyone who is between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2023.B) This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org. In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:1. Go to www.facebook.com/myscholarships and place a comment on any post you see answering the question:In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Abilene High School
Abilene Psychiatric Institute
Abilene State School
Clack Middle
Cooper High School
Franklin Middle
Lincoln Middle
Madison Middle
Mann Middle
Woodson Center For Excellence
Wylie High School
Wylie Junior High
Wylie Middle

The city of Abilene, Texas is a city located next to the geographic center of the state. The city serves as the county seat for Taylor County and is considered to be "the Future Great City of West Texas". Taylor County currently has a population of just over 120,000; 115,930 of these inhabitants reside inside the Abilene city limits. It is conveniently located adjacent to Interstate 20. Abilene was established during the month of March, 1881 when the Texas and Pacific Railroad was finally finished.

Even if Abilene is not fairly as big as some other cities situated in Texas, it still provides plenty of dining, lodging, cultural, and shopping opportunities. The city is quickly becoming recognized as a regional center for commerce, distribution, industry, transportation and education.

Over the years, the city of Abilene has transformed from being a cattle-shipping prairie town to a bustling city with a flourishing economy based on military, oil and agriculture. The breadth of economic diversity that the city of Abilene provides attracts many determined people. Abilene solicits new businesses by offering a lot of opportunities and tax incentives.

Abilene was the very first city within the state of Texas to combat the 1980s oil bust by creating a half-cent sales tax to help finance economic development during the year 1986.

Abilene boasts many attractions, such as: the Mesquite Hill Motocross, Abilene Skate Park, Abilene Speedway, the Ball Ranch and the Abilene Dragstrip. The city of Abilene also offers some unique attractions, such as the National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature, the Grace Museum, 12 Armored Division Memorial Museum, the Center for Contemporary Arts, Paramount Theatre, Prime Time Family Entertainment center, Abilene Ballet Theatre, Cockerell Galleria and Studios, Abilene Community Theatre, Abilene Community Bank, Abilene Opera Association, Abilene Philharmonic Orchestra, the Amy Graves Ryan Little Theatre and the Chorus Abilene.

Some of the other attractions within Abilene are the Abilene Zoo, the Dyess Visitor Center Memorial Park, the Abilene State Park and the Buffalo Gap Historic Village. In the city there are more than 25 parks which take up a total of approximately 1,246 acres.

The Abilene Zoo is home to a vast variety of animals. There are several hundred animals located within the facility. During the year, the Zoo provides some educational courses and summer programs. They even have some special events that take place every so often. A few of the newer attractions consist of a Black Rhino exhibit, a Southern American Maned Wolf Exhibit, and a cougar exhibit. The Elm Creek backyard area would house some animals like otters, armadillos and skunks that have been found locally.