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Scholarships

Scholarships of varying amounts help students achieve their collegiate goals by paying for tuition, fees, books, housing and other educational expenses. Some scholarships cover a portion of those expenses while others can actually pay the entire cost of attending a semester of classes at LSCPA.

Some scholarships are based on a student's financial need while others are awarded on the basis of academic excellence or skills.

One type of scholarships is administered solely by the college, including the selection of recipients by means of a committee comprised of faculty and staff members. The other type of scholarship is administered by the college at the request of donors who select the recipients themselves.

Application Deadlines

Summer  Deadline:

  • Scholarship application deadline for first-time freshmen is April 8, 2022.
  • Scholarship application deadline for current, re-admit, and all other students is May 1, 2022.

Fall Deadline:

  • Scholarship application deadline for first-time freshmen is April 8, 2022.
  • Scholarship application deadline for current, re-admit, and all other students is May 1, 2022.

Spring Deadline:

  • Scholarship application deadline for current, re-admit, and all other students is January 7,  2022.

Students are encouraged to apply before the application deadline. For more information or help with applying, contact the Scholarship Office at scholarships@lamarpa.edu.

Regional Scholarships

Click or tap the plus signs below to read more about scholarships available from around the region:

Motiva Excellence in Education Scholarship

Texas State University System Foundation Scholarships

Click or tap the plus signs below to read more about scholarships available from the TSUS Foundation:

Edmund Kuempel Scholarship

Fernando Gomez Scholarship

Lamar State College Port Arthur Scholarships

Lamar State College Port Arthur awards approximately 300 scholarships every year. Normally, half of the scholarship is disbursed for the Fall semester and the remaining half for the Spring semester, unless otherwise stated. The college's scholarship program is financed solely by public donation.

Unless indicated by a separate application link below, all LSCPA scholarships are awarded through the application link listed above.

Click or tap the plus signs below to read more about some of LSCPA's Featured Scholarships:

Capt. William Sanders DAR Scholarship

PAIG Advisory Group Academic Scholarship

PAIG Technical Scholarship

Eber Ephlin Scholarship

Strauser Seales Scholarship

Gary Counts Memorial Scholarship

Manton L. Dunham & Delwin D. Dunham Memorial Scholarship