Scholarship Application

Thank you for your interest in the 2019 Capital City A&M Club Scholarship Program!  The Capital City A&M Club funds scholarships annually through contributions, membership dues, and fundraisers.  Our scholarship program is the centerpiece of what the Club provides to the community and our support of Texas A&M University.  Each year, we support a group of distinguished young men and women who are committed to attend Texas A&M and represent the best and brightest from the Austin area through financial scholarships.


Complete instructions and qualifications are enumerated in the Scholarship Application package available from this page.  At a high level, a candidate must:

  • Be a high school senior at an Austin Area High School (see application for specifics)
  • Have applied to attend Texas A&M University for the upcoming fall semester
  • Maintain a 2.0 GPA, if awarded
  • Complete and submit the application within the application deadlines
Application Deadlines

Applications must be emailed by Friday, March 8, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. CST to the Vice President of Scholarships, vp-scholarships@austinags.orgSubject line is “Scholarship Application: (recipient first/last name).” Application formatting should not be altered and should be sent as a Word or PDF document. 

Criteria for Selection

In considering awarding the scholarship, we weight your application as follows:

  • Financial need: 25%
  • High school grades and college entrance exam scores: 25%
  • Extracurricular activities, community involvement, and work experience: 25%
  • Essays and a letter of recommendation from principal, teacher, or community leader: 25%
Scholarship Award

Winners will be determined without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin or educationally unrelated handicaps.   Each recipient will receive $1,250 each fall and spring semester for a total of four semesters.

We understand that the application process is somewhat extensive and will require a significant effort for each applicant.  We appreciate your efforts in completing the application and congratulate you on your interest in joining the Aggie Family!

Again, the specific qualifications are spelled out in the application and those instructions and qualifications supersede the general information on this web page.

Download 2019 Scholarship Application