2017/2018 Selection & Awarding Updates
We have completed reviewing all applications. Please follow your school through our Selection & Awarding Process below.
Notice to Applicants:
selected as candidates will receive an email from Stars Scholarship Fund
prompting them to check their Stars account.
- Once you
receive this email and you log in, you will see the Award Details of the offer
and have a link to a PDF of your Award Letter.
- You must
download the letter, print out the Acceptance Form, sign it (hand written signature) and return it to
us. Do Not Mail it back.
have 1 week to accept the scholarship offer. Offers not accepted within the deadline are considered a forfeit of the offer and the offer will be rescinded. We will select an alternate recipient in such cases.
Forms must be returned via fax, email or uploaded. Do not mail. Follow the
instructions provided on award letter.
- If you
received an Award offer and you need to transfer schools or make any changes,
you must send us a Recipient Update Request Form
are not officially recipients until Stars has received signed Acceptance Forms
within the assigned deadline.
- If your
school is listed below in Step 4 and you do not see a "Congratulations"
notice on your status, you were not selected to receive a scholarship at this
time. We do not send out regret notices. Note that if a candidate forfeits their scholarship offer, we will select an alternate recipient.
- As indicated
on the signed Certification Form submitted by each application on #13, the
Stars Scholarship is not guaranteed to anyone, including past recipients.
Step 4: Candidates have accepted awards and all deadlines have passed for:
Step 3: Candidates from the following schools have been confirmed, notified and award letters have been posted to accounts:
- Schreiner University
- Our Lady of the Lake
- General Fund
- Del Mar College
- St. Mary's University - School of Law School
- University of the Incarnate Word
- St. Mary's University
- Texas State University
- University of Texas at San Antonio
- El Paso Community College
- South Texas College
- University of Texas at El Paso
- University of Texas - Austin
- Laredo Community College
- Texas Tech University
- Texas A&M International University
- Texas A&M University
Step 2: Candidates have been recommended to the school. The school is now reviewing candidate recommendations for:
- Texas A&M University Corpus Christi
- University of Texas Health Science Center/San Antonio
- Texas A&M University Kingsville
- University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Step 1: Stars is scoring applicants and preparing list of candidate recommendations for:
Stars is finalizing agreements with the following schools in our matching programs. This is required before candidates can be recommended:
- Texas State