One of the largest student scholarship programs not just in our region but also nationally. The Area Foundation will be giving out $2 million a year in scholarships through this new fund alone – raising our annual scholarship giving from about $5 million to $7 million.
Application Opens: Monday, September 27
Deadline: Tuesday, November 30 at 11:59pm CT
Criteria: High school juniors living in Bexar or Webb Counties with proven leadership qualities, demonstrated community involvement and a competitive transcript. Students selected must attend a Texas college or university, public or private.
Past Grant Awards
Since its first scholarship award in 1969, the Area Foundation has awarded over $37 million to college-going students from more than 100 scholarship funds to help them achieve their educational dreams.
The San Antonio Area Foundation has served as the city’s community-giving headquarters for nearly 60 years, growing to become one of the top 20 foundations in the nation based on asset size. The Area Foundation helps donors achieve their charitable goals, managing more than 500 charitable funds topping $1 billion in assets.
Learn more at www.saafdn.org/students/scholarships.