The 2018 Scholarship Application will open on October 15th 2017.



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


All applications must be submitted by  March 15th, 2018 at noon CST. 
Finalists will be invited to an interview by April 29th, 2018.
Interviews will be held  Saturday May 19th, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and are mandatory.