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

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Sallie Mae "No Essay" Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 30, 2024
The $2,000 Sallie Mae Scholarship is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and any US Territory age 17 or older at the time of entry, and who meet one (1) of the four (4) following eligibility requirements at the time of entry:A parent who currently has a child enrolled in an accredited...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: May 01, 2024
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...

Niche $25,000 Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2024
Covering the cost of college expenses for four years without writing a single essay? Sounds too good to be true.It isn't with Niche. We are giving one student $25,000 to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses.Who Can ApplyAll high school and college students, as well as anyone looking to attend college or graduate school in...

ScholarshipOwl No Essay Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 29, 2024
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...

Common App Scholarship

Deadline: Nov 30, 2024
To encourage students to spend more time preparing for the Common App, Scholarship Guidance has created an annual scholarship to reward students.To be eligible for the Scholarship Guidance "Common App Scholarship" a student must:A) Be in Grade 11 or Grade 12B) Be attending college or university no later than October 1, 2026.C) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater...

SP Scholarship

Deadline: Apr 30, 2024
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...

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Brownsville is easily the biggest city within the lower Rio Grande Valley and is a prospering, international seaport. It is also the county seat of Cameron County. Brownsville City lies about 33 feet above see level and is located around 25 miles inland from the Gulf of Mexico. Matamoros, Tamaulipas lies adjacent to Brownsville across the Mexican border.

The city of Brownville has one of the most beautiful and appealing climates in the state of Texas. The average temperature is around 74 degrees, with nearly 25.55 inches of precipitation per year. The city experiences an average relative humidity of about 75.25%. This beautiful weather conditions encourages people to partake in various outdoor recreational activities during the year. South Padre Island and Matamoros are situated just minutes away and are perfect vacation spots for the residents of Brownsville.

The population of Brownsville City has almost reached the 200,000 mark and Matamoros, their sister city, has a population exceeding 750,000. Brownsville is considered amongst the fastest growing areas in the nation.

In Brownsville City, there are a host of fascinating local attractions the Gladys Porter Zoo, the Port of Brownsville, the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, the Children's Museum of Brownsville and Camille Lightnery Payhouse.

The largest shopping center within the city, and the main mall in the Brownsville-Harlingen metroplex, is Sunrise Mall. There used to be another mall in the city of Brownsville, Amigoland Mall, but the University of Texas bought the building after several of the tenants moved to Sunrise Mall after it was remodeled in 2000.

Around 52.38% of the population of the city of Brownsville is part of the active workforce. Among them, approximately 24% of them are females. An anticipated 71.69% of workers 16 years of age or over, commute to work alone by van, truck, or car. A mere 1.27% of the people make use of public transportation, like for instance taxicabs. The percentage of people who work from home is around 2.18%.

The average household income is estimated to be $24,468. 27.56% of the residents is involved with management, professional, and related occupations. Maintenance, construction and extraction occupations make up 9.42% of Brownsville. 26.73% of the workforce is involved with office and sales occupations, and approximately 16.86% of the population is involved with production, transportation, and material moving occupations.

Situated 2 miles from downtown is the Port of Brownsville, that plays a very important role in the city's economy. It links the road networks from the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway of Texas and Mexico to Brownsville City.

Monterrey City within Mexico is only 198 miles to the West of Brownsville. Monterrey is one of the biggest Latin American cities and is a main source from which the city of Brownsville draws its cargo.