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Rodeo Austin works year-round to raise funds for the Scholarship Program. Since the inception of the program in 1981, Rodeo Austin has awarded $6.49 million in college scholarships.

The organization partners with Texas colleges and universities, as well as 4-H and FFA Foundations, to provide scholarships for deserving Texas students. As one of central Texas’ largest nonprofit providers, Rodeo Austin will proudly present $500,000 in college scholarships to 45 students in 2014.

Scholarship Quick Facts:
  • Scholarships range in value from $4,000 to $16,000, averaging more than $10,000 per student;
  • Recipients come from all walks of life and may pursue any degree plan at a Texas college or university;
  • A majority of recipients come from urban or suburban backgrounds;
  • Currently, 125 scholarship-awarded students are enrolled in 50+ different majors at 17 Texas colleges or universities;
  • Nearly half of scholarship recipients come from a household income of $50,000 or less;
  • 87 cents of every dollar spent at Rodeo Austin goes towards the mission Promoting Youth Education - Preserving Western Heritage.

You can make a difference and donate to the scholarship fund online, privately and securely.

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Information on how to apply for scholarships HERE

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2014 Recipients

Austin Community College


Huston-Tillotson University


Miss Rodeo Austin


Sam Houston State University


St. Edwards University


Texas A&M University


Texas A&M University Veterinary Medicine


Texas FFA Foundation


Texas 4-H Foundation


Texas State University


Texas State Technical College


Texas Tech University


University of Texas


West Texas A&M University