Scholarships

$100 Scholarship for Students on Free or Reduced Meals at School

Donated Lone Star Leadership Academy Scholarships

Education in Action has $100 scholarships available for students that are eligible for free or reduced-price meals at school. To apply, print the Education in Action Scholarship Application and follow the instructions stated on the application. If you have any questions or have trouble printing the application, email admissions@educationinaction.org or call 817-562-4957.

Education in Action Scholarship Application

Education in Action Scholarship Application in Spanish

Up to $400 Scholarship and one FULL Scholarship for Students Identified as Gifted and Talented

Texas Association for Gifted and Talented (TAGT)

TAGT offers summer enrichment scholarships of up to $400 to identified gifted students who are currently participating in a gifted program. In addition, the TOP scoring applicant applying to attend the Lone Star Leadership Academy will receive a FULL scholarship to attend the program. For any questions, please contact Sarah Vlcek at 512.499.8248 or svlcek@txgifted.org.

The deadline to apply for summer 2020 TAGT summer enrichment scholarships has passed. We invite you to apply for next summer. Applications are generally accepted in January and February.

TAGT Scholarship FAQ

Ten students received TAGT scholarships to participate in summer 2019 Lone Star Leadership Academy camps!

Zachary Sanders thanks TAGT for his scholarship to participate in the Lone Star Leadership Academy - Austin/San Antonio camp:

Full Scholarship for Winner of TSHA's Essay Contest, Lone Star Leadership in History Category

The deadline to enter the 2020 Texas State Historical Association Junior Historian's Writing Contest has passed. We invite you to enter next school year!

Up to $1,000 individual/$5,000 group Road Scholarships from SYTA Youth Foundation

Student Youth Travel Association Youth Foundation offers Road Scholarships, financial aid granted to individual students or groups of students for educational travel. All Road Scholarship applications must be submitted by an educator or designated school official.

The following update was posted on SYTA Road Scholarship's website: Due to COVID-19, we are carefully evaluating scholarships due to travel restrictions at this time. We will not be awarding scholarships for trips that are taking place prior to September 1, 2020.

2020 Fall Road Scholarship Application Period:

Application Opens: September 14, 2020

Application Closes: October 23, 2020

All announcements will be sent out the week of November 14, 2020.

2021 Spring Road Scholarship Application Period:

Application Opens: January 26, 2021

Application Closes: March 12, 2021

All announcements will be sent out the week of April 12, 2021

To date, two students have received SYTA Youth Foundation Road Scholarships to participate in Lone Star Leadership Academy camps: Fall 2018 - Frisco ISD student; Spring 2019 - Austin ISD student.

Full/Partial Scholarship Opportunity for Previous Year's Alumni Only

"What the Lone Star Leadership Academy Means to Me" Video Contest

This contest is open to Lone Star Leadership Academy alumni. Videos are completed by the end of any summer in which they participate. The Grand Prize winner receives a full scholarship to attend the Lone Star Leadership Academy the following year. 1st runner up receives a $400 scholarship and 2nd runner up receives a $200 scholarship.

Rules/Entry Form

Previous Years' Winning Entries