Corpus Christi

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

Corpus Christi High School Scholarships
Corpus Christi College Scholarships
Corpus Christi University Scholarships

Scholarships

"No Essay" Nitro Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 31, 2022
$2,000
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...

Niche $50,000 Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$50,000
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 $50,000 (our biggest scholarship yet!) to help pay for tuition, living expenses, books, and other educational expenses! Who Can Apply All high school and college students, as well as anyone looking...

"No Essay" Smart Owl Scholarship

Deadline: Aug 29, 2022
$7,000
To be eligible for the No Essay Smart Owl Scholarship: A) You must be a resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories B) You must be 16 years of age or older C) You must either be enrolled in a college/university or registered in a qualified high school D) You must be located...

Be Bold Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 01, 2022
$25,145
The $25,050 "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) Earnest B) Determined C) Moving The scholarship will be awarded to the student whose profile is most...

To be Eligible: 1. You must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US. 2. You must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. The ScholarshipPoints program was created in 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassle of filling out paper applications and writing...

CollegeXpress Scholarship

Deadline: Sep 30, 2022
$10,000
Since 1995, our mission has been to help connect students with the right schools for them. Carnegie Dartlet, the organization that houses CollegeXpress, is an educational publisher and higher education marketing agency. Every year, thousands of students across the United States and around the world discover their colleges using our websites, magazines, and services. To be eligible for the CollegeXpress...

For School Specific Scholarships, select one of the schools below:
Accelerated Learning Center
Alternative High School Center
Baker Middle
Browne Middle
Calallen High School
Calallen Middle School
Carroll High School
Corpus Christi Academy
Cullen Middle
Cunningham Middle
Driscoll Middle
Flour Bluff High School
Flour Bluff Intermediate
Flour Bluff Junior High
Grant Middle
Haas Middle
Hamlin Middle
Kaffie Middle School
King High School
Martin Middle
Mary Grett School
Miller High School Center For Communications,Technology,and the Performing Arts
Ray High School
Richard Milburn Alternative High School (Corpus Christi)
South Park Middle
Tuloso-Midway Academic Career Center
Tuloso-Midway High School
Tuloso-Midway Middle
West Oso High School
West Oso Junior High School
Wynn Seale Academy Of Fine Arts

Corpus Christi is a coastal city that acts as the county seat of Nueces County within southern Texas. The city limits stretch into the counties of Aransas, Kleberg, and San Patricio. It is likewise the principle city of three county MSA whose population, during the year 2008, was estimated to be 416,000, with around 305,000 being from Corpus Christi City. This makes it the eighth biggest city in Texas.

Translated from Spanish, the words Corpus Christi mean "Body of Christ." It was first granted by the Spanish to honor the Blessed Sacrament. In most literature which promotes tourism for the city of Corpus Christi, it is referred to as The Sparkling City by the bay.

The Port of Corpus Christi is the sixth biggest port in the country. The Corpus Christi International Airport and the Naval Air Station Corpus Christi are likewise located in the city of Corpus Christi.

The Corpus Christi Convention and Visitors Bureau is responsible for the organization of tourism information and visitors which promotes the cities top attractions, comprising the Texas State Aquarium and the USS Lexington floating museum.

Situated within the cities museum district, there are various museums and theaters, including the Museum of Science and History, the Museum of Asian Cultures, the Texas Surf Museum, the South Texas Institute for the Arts, and the Harbor Playhouse Theater. Many of the older renovated homes within the city of Corpus Christi are also located within this district.

The K Space Contemporary, which is a non-profit art organization, helps local artists as well as some national and regional artists. It is located downtown together with a center of marinas, several stores and businesses, Mirador de la Flor, skyscrapers and the aquarium.

The city of Corpus Christi is known its Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, which all through the year hosts some gardening programs. Known for its sea bird watching, the Hans and Pat Suter Wildlife, is situated close to the Pharaoh Valley subdivision on Oso Bay.

Padre Island and Mustang Island are located directly east of Corpus Christi City. These islands are home to several of the most beautiful parks in the area, like for instance the Padre Island National Seashore. King Ranch, one of the world's largest ranches, is located near Corpus Christi City.

Every year Corpus Christi celebrates the Buccaneer Days Carnival.

There are numerous attractions that tempt visitors to come to the city of Corpus Christi. There are miles of beautiful beaches along with cool sea breezes, culturally diverse museum and arts district, waterfront restaurants, as well as several shopping centers.

Corpus Christi City hosts a major seaport as well as military bases, refineries, and chemical plants along with a large heath care system. Economically speaking, the city of Corpus Christi depends on tourism and port activity with additional support coming from the agriculture, gas and oil, military industries and petrochemicals.