Scholarship List

COM Scholarships

All COM Foundation scholarships are made possible through the generosity of investors including alumni, community and corporations.

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Andrea Miller Theatre Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA , be a theater major and enroll in at least 12 credit hours.
Angelo and Amelia Amato Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicants must have a 2.5 GPA to apply and a 2.75 GPA to maintain the scholarship. Applicants must be full-time students.
BP Chemicals Collegiate High School Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in the COM Collegiate High School Program.
BP Chemicals Process Technology Scholarship
Requirements: Applicants must major in process technology and must maintain at least a 2.0 GPA. They can be a full-time or part-time student.
BP Ex’s Association Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA, live in Galveston County and be a full-time student. Student must be a graduate of a Galveston County High School or have received a GED in Galveston County.
Bruce and Nadine Latimer Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduate of Santa Fe High School or a Santa Fe resident with a GED, have a 2.5 GPA and maintain a 2.5 GPA once receiving the scholarship. Applicant must be a Galveston County resident and can be a full or part-time student.
Carmage and Martha Ann Walls Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA, be a Galveston County resident, and demonstrate financial need but be ineligible for a Pell grant. The scholarship is open to full or part-time students.
Cindy Jordan Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a single parent with financial need, have a 2.0 GPA, be a high school graduate or have a GED certificate, and live in Galveston County. The scholarship is open to full or part-time students.
COM Business Education Department Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need. A student majoring in a business-related field is preferred.
COM-BAT Triathlon Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a full-time or part-time student.
COMPeers Academic Scholarship
Requirements: Open to both full and part-time students; available for only one semester.
COMPeers Workforce Certificate Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be in a craft field working towards a certificate; available for only one semester.
COM TRiO Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in the TRiO Program and have a 2.0 GPA or better.
COM Unity
Requirements: Applicant or family member must be a member of the AFL/CIO and/or COM-Unity and be a resident of the College district. Student must maintain a 2.5 GPA after receiving the scholarship. This scholarship is open to both full-time and part-time students.
Craig and Melissa Eiland Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a full-time student and have a 2.8 GPA to apply. Students must maintain a 2.8 GPA after receiving the scholarship.
C.R. and Margaret Johnson Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA and have a vocational or technical major. The scholarship is open to full or part-time students.
Danny Boswell Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a full-time student, demonstrate financial need and have a 2.5 GPA to apply for the scholarship. They must have a 2.75 GPA to maintain the scholarship. Preference will be given to students with a deceased parent or single parents.
David Hansmire Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant can be a part-time or full-time student taking minimum of six hours, must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA and must be a geology, environmental science or education major.
Debbie Lee Reinhartsen Sheffield Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be a full-time student majoring in business and demonstrate financial need.
Del Papa Distributing Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a business-related major and can be a full or part-time student with financial need.
Doctor Cool and Professor Heat – Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning Scholarship
Requirements: Student must be enrolled or planning to enroll in the HVAC program.
Dr. Donald G. Bass Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA, be a Galveston County resident, and be a full or part-time student with financial need. Preference will be given to single parents or married couples with children.
Doyle Family Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must demonstrate financial need and must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship. Open to full or part-time students. Preference is given to students pursuing a career in the financial industry.
Duncanson EMS Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a fire technology/EMS major and have a 2.0 GPA.
Galveston County Daily News Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a Galveston County resident with financial need but be ineligible for a Pell grant. The scholarship is open to full or part-time students.
Grafton T. and Barbara M. Austin Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant may be a full or part-time student, and preference is given to students with a major in business, drafting or graphic arts.
Grover and Ada Faye Salsbury Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA, be a full or part-time student and be age 50 or older.
Herb and Betty Langford Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a student in the Associate Degree Nursing Program enrolled in at least eight credit hours per semester.
Hispanic Heritage Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA. Hispanic students are urged to apply. Must be a Galveston County resident and active in community service.
H.K. "Griz" and Helen Eckert Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship and must be a full-time student.
Ida Morton Ross Music Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA, be a resident of the College district and be a music major with an emphasis in piano or organ.
Jack and June McConnell Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be an education major and be a full-time student.
James Edward Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a full-time student to apply. Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship.
Janice E. Register Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA. Preference is given to a woman reentering the workforce.
Jeffrey Martin Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant can be a part-time or full-time student. Preference is given to music majors though it is open to all majors.
Jim and Carol Yarbrough Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a full-time student living in Galveston County with financial need. Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship.
Jimmy Hayley Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship and must be a full-time student with financial need. Preference will be given to Texas City or La Marque High School graduates.
Joe Standley Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a criminal justice major and full-time student and maintain a 3.0 GPA after receiving the scholarship.
Jordan D. Ellis Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a fire technology/EMS major.
Joseph Milton Glasco Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a fine arts major who possesses high academic potential and financial need. Students must provide a portfolio to the Foundation Office demonstrating their work in the visual arts. Also required is a letter of recommendation and a brief essay describing applicant’s career goals and financial need. Students who are underrepresented in the fine arts, such as African-American students, are urged to apply.
Judge and Mrs. L.D. Godard Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a full-time student with financial need.
Judge Roy Engelke Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must demonstrate financial need and can be a full or part-time student.
June Godard Webb Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a fine arts major and maintain a 3.0 GPA. Preference is given to a full-time student.
Kathryn Bailey Nursing Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a student in the Associate Degree Nursing Program enrolled in at least eight credit hours per semester.
Kevin E. Wilcox Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.0 GPA and be full-time student with a drafting or graphic arts major. Physically challenged applicants are given priority.
Larry L. Stanley Music Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a music major, enroll in a minimum of 12 hours and maintain a 3.0 GPA.
Laura Edrozo Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduate of Texas City High School.
Logical Innovations, Inc. Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a Galveston County resident, have a minimum 2.5 GPA and be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester. Student must maintain a 2.8 GPA after receiving the scholarship.
Lowe’s Educational Program Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a vocational/technical or business major and a 2.0 GPA.
LyondellBasell Emergency Medical Technician Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a enrolled in the emergency medical technician field of study.
LyondellBasell Fire Protection Technology Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a enrolled in a fire protection technology field of study.
LyondellBasell Occupational Safety and Health Technology Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a enrolled in the occupational safety and health technology field of study.
LyondellBasell Process Technology Scholarship
Applicant must be a enrolled in the process technology field of study.
LyondellBasell Welding Technology Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a enrolled in the welding technology field of study.
Mack C. Gary Jr. Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a biology major and a full or part-time student with a financial need.
Mainland Heroes Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a full or part-time student and have financial need.
Mainland Medical Center Auxiliary LVN Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a full-time student in the Licensed Vocational Nursing Program.
Mainland Medical Center Auxiliary Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a student in the Associate Degree Nursing Program enrolled in at least eight credit hours per semester.
Make a Difference Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.25 GPA, demonstrate financial need and be a graduate of Texas City High School with his or her senior advisor's recommendation.
Marathon Petroleum Collegiate High School Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be enrolled in the COM Collegiate High School program.
Marathon Petroleum PTEC Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be a PTEC major and be a full-time student.
Marcie DeLane Suitt Memorial Fund Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a second-year nursing student enrolled in at least eight credit hours and demonstrate financial need.
Maryann Urick Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA and live in Galveston County. The scholarship is open to full or part-time students and is applicable to both credit and workforce/CE.
Mary Ellen Doyle Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must maintain a 3.0 GPA once awarded the scholarship, be a graphic arts or business major and is open to both full and part-time students.
Matthew T. and Debra L. Doyle Family Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a Texas City High School graduate and a full or part-time student enrolled in at least 6 hours. Award may be used for tuition/fees, books, and program related needs and applicant must maintain a 2.5 G.P.A. once awarded. Preference is given to students pursuing a career in the business or educational field of study.
Maurice Moore and Ray Gonzalez Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a graduate of a Galveston County high school and have earned a GED certificate; a full or part-time student enrolled in at least six hours; maintain a 2.0 GPA; priority is given to students majoring in safety, public service careers, nursing or process technology.
Memorial Scholarship for the OSHT Program Honoring the 15 Victims of the 2005 Incident
Requirements: Applicant must maintain a 2.0 GPA and can be a full or part-time student. A preference is given for occupational safety and health technology majors. If the scholarship remains unused, it can be awarded to students in any major.
Miranda Denise Adams Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA once awarded the scholarship, have a health-related major, and be enrolled in a minimum of eight credit hours per semester.
Ouida Sanmann Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have 2.0 GPA, be a full-time student and demonstrate financial need. Students pursuing an Associate of Arts degree are preferred.
P.A. Schapper Nursing Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a student in the Associate Degree Nursing Program enrolled in at least eight credit hours per semester.
Pat Darde Humanities Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a full-time student.
Pat Darde Theatre Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA, be a theater major and be a full-time student.
Pat Updegrove Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a full or part-time student with extreme financial need.
Pernell Joseph and Booker T. Joseph III Memorial Book Fund
Requirements: Applicant must be a full or part-time student in good standing.
Pete Rygaard Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA, be a public service careers major and enroll in at least 12 credit hours.
Richard T. Liening Memorial Welding Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a welding major and maintain a 2.5 GPA once enrolled. Applicants must be enrolled in at least 6 hours per semester. Monies can be used for tuition/fees, books and program related needs.
Robert O. Biering and Edward Lalor Biering Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a visual arts major and a resident of Galveston County with a 2.5 GPA. A portfolio is required, which may consist of 20 original works and/or a digital file of 20 original images. A written artist statement, essay or description of works may accompany the portfolio.
Robert O. Biering and Edward Lalor Biering Nursing Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a nursing student; resident of Galveston County; have a 2.5 GPA to apply and must maintain a 2.5 GPA once awarded.
Rockwell International Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a full-time student; have a 3.0 GPA to apply and then maintain a 3.0 GPA once awarded; science, math or engineering majors required.
Sandi Lynn Doak Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a drafting, computer information systems or graphic arts major and enroll in at least eight credit hours. The student must have a 2.7 GPA during first semester receiving the scholarship and a 3.0 GPA if the scholarship is extended.
Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must pass all classes and not withdraw from a class and be a Texas City or La Marque High School graduate. The scholarship is open to full or part-time students.
Tom Ryan Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a full-time student.
Valero PTEC Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 2.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need and take at least nine credit hours per semester. Students from underrepresented groups are urged to apply.
Vlasta Hill Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a 3.0 GPA and be a student in the Associate Degree Nursing Program enrolled in at least eight credit hours per semester.
W. Todd Hall Performing Arts Scholarship
Requirements: Student must be a music major and preference will be given to a student in the COM's Jazz Combo. Students must have a GPA 3.0 or better.
Walter G. Hall Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a full or part-time student in good standing with financial need.
Welding Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must live in the COM taxing district; must be a high school welding student; and must have and maintain a 3.0 GPA.
William M. Bethune Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must be a resident of Galveston County, demonstrate financial need and be a fire technology/EMS major.
William Meyer Real Estate Memorial Scholarship
Requirements: Applicant must have a real estate major and must enroll in at least two courses each semester to pursue a real estate license.

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