To apply for the Academic or Draw Scholarship, please follow the instructions below.  Academic Scholarships are for $1,000.  Draw Scholarships are for $500.

Academic Scholarship

1. Go to MySam

2. Select the Students Tab

3. Click on ScholarX

Requirements for Eligibility:

  • Parent must be a current member of the Parents' Association
  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in at least 12 hours at SHSU
  • Applicant must have completed at least 12 hours at SHSU
  • Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Applicant must have not previously received an academic scholarship from the SHSUPA

Draw Scholarship


Spring 2014 Scholarship Winners Announced by SHSU Parents’ Association


Ariana Olivares

Ariana Olivares



Samanthan O'Neal

Samantha O'Neal



Sarah Bivens

Sarah Bivens


  • Draw Scholarship Winners
    • Ariana Olivares, Samantha O'Neal, Kathryn Veltman, Kebur Fantahun
  • Academic Scholarship Winners
    • Name: Sarah Bivens
    • Major: Dance and English
    • Activities: XTE Dance Honors Society, Leadership Services Volunteer, SHSU Dance Spectrum, Honors College

For more information about the scholarship application process, please contact Chelsea Smith, University Advisor, 936-294-1785 or

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