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Spring 2018 Applications is NOW CLOSED.

Next application cycle for Fall 2018 Scholarships Opens January 15, 2018!


Application Process for Current Students

Please note: We will be unable to accept paper applications.  

In order to be eligible to apply, students must have the following:

1. Collin College Student ID (CWID)
2. Valid CougarMail email
3. GPA of 2.5 or higher
4. Maintain at least 6 credit hours per semester

Please be prepared to provide essays and other general information. 


 Process for New Students to Collin College

Starting Oct 1, 2017 through August 2018, you will need to complete a Collin College admissions application and be accepted as a student prior to applying for a scholarship. For more information visit

Then, three working days after receiving your student ID number and cougarmail email, you may sign up for the scholarship application system.


Application Process for SMART Scholarships

Applications are only accepted during the Jan - March cycle.

SMART Scholarships are open to students majoring in Engineering, Mathematics, Science or Computer Science AND transferring to UT Dallas. In addition to completing the online application form, SMART Scholarship applicants are required to submit two (2) letters of recommendation, preferably from a teacher, professor or guidance counselor.


Application Process for Transferring Students 

Applications are only accepted during the Jan 15 - March 25, 2018 open application cycle. 

If you are transferring from Collin College to a North Texas four-year institution, you may qualify to apply for the LeBrecht-Hites Transfer Scholarship. This $6,000 scholarship is awarded to one applicant per year and paid out over four semesters. In order to apply, the applicant must have at least a 3.5 GPA and have shown active involvement or leadership in student activities or volunteering. Further details will be posted in January.







 We are always happy to help! If you have questions, call 972.599.3147 or email






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Click here for FAQs about Collin College Foundation scholarships.

Click here for a list of Helpful Hints about completing your Collin College Foundation scholarship application.

TX Health Presby and Students
Generous donors from Texas Health Presbyterian Plano and Scholarship Recipients at the 2016 Scholarship Reception at the Plano Centre 

Current Recipients
Click here for answers to questions about purchasing books and supplies with your scholarship funds.