TExES Scholarship: Application Form & Information TExES Scholarship

Passing the Texas Examinations for Educator Standards (TExES) tests can be an uphill challenge. Serving as entry-level certification standards in Texas, these exams seek to ensure candidates have the knowledge and qualifications to teach subjects ranging from early childhood to the end of high school. A lot of time and money needs to be invested into studying for the TExES tests. To help candidates succeed, has created three scholarship opportunities. Additional information on eligibility and awards is included below.

TExES Scholarship Awards

Applicants for the TExES Scholarship will be considered for one of three prizes. First place will be awarded $500. Second place will be awarded $300 and third place will be awarded $200. The scholarships are meant to help relieve some of the financial-burden posed while studying for the TExES tests.

Award Amounts

  • First Prize: $500
  • Second Prize: $300
  • Third Prize: $200

Eligibility Requirements for the TExES Scholarship

Below we have listed the basic eligibility requirements to apply to be considered for the TExES Scholarship. Please ensure that these requirements are met.

Applicants must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.
  • Plan on taking the TExES by April 1st, 2019.
  • Not be a previous TExES Scholarship winner.

How to Apply

Eligible and interested test takers can fill out an application form in order to enter for a chance to win one of the three prizes. Only one application per person will be considered.

The application form includes many opportunities for applicants to communicate their test preparation and career goals to our scholarship committee. Some of the writing prompts are included below:

  1. How would winning a TExES Scholarship help you?
  2. What are your professional goals for the future?
  3. What are your goals for taking the TExES?
  4. What is the biggest challenge you have had to overcome while preparing for the TExES?

TExES Scholarship Deadline

All submissions must be received no later than April 1, 2019. Any applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered. In addition, only one application per person will be considered.

Tips for Application Responses

Our scholarship committee wants to become more familiar with your specific test prep and career goals. Here are a few things they consider to determine strong applications:

  • Clear and original writing: Just as your test prep and career journey is unique, your responses should be too! will not consider applications that plagiarize the words or thoughts of others.
  • Focus on the prompt: While we know you have a unique story to tell, we want your answers to be focused around the specific question that is asked.
  • Thoughtful responses: We would love to know all about your career and test-prep goals through well-crafted, thoughtful responses.

Terms and Conditions

Please view the Terms and Conditions here.

All application materials must be submitted through the online application form. No physical application materials will be accepted. All entry information in connection with this scholarship contest submitted to become the property of upon submission

All applicants will be asked to provide their name and a photograph, which will be used only in the event the applicant wins one of the three prizes.

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