The 2017 Scholarship Application is now open! 



All applicants must be female and graduating from a Houston-area high school.  Students applying for this scholarship must plan to attend a Texas college or university.  
Scholarship awards are limited to cover tuition and fees only.  Amounts awarded to successful candidates are at the discretion of the SPWP Scholarship Committee. 

Application Checklist

  • Completed Application 
  • Official School Transcript
  • ACT or SAT Scores
  • Essay - Pick one of three topics
  • References
  • Resume Template


All applications must be submitted by  February 15th, 2017 at noon CST. 
Finalists will be invited to an interview by April 8th, 2017.
Interviews will be held  Saturday April 22nd, 2017 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and are mandatory.