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The College and Career Corner
The College Center at Port Isabel High School is committed to helping freshman to senior students with all aspects of the college application process and beyond. We will help you find great colleges, fill out applications, apply for financial aid, and understand college costs.

The Career Center at Port Isabel High School is there to support students who are unsure about college. We will help you find other post-secondary options, figure out possible careers, and or internships.

If you have any questions or need additional information, you may contact the
PIHS Counseling Department at (956) 943-0040.

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"Great things are happening in Point Isabel ISD!"
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There are 3 main ways to get scholarships for college:
1.) Local Scholarships
*PIISD has a general Local Scholarship Application that will be available from January 31 to March 10, 2022/
*If the Local Scholarship Application is not completed by the deadline, students will be unable to apply for these scholarships.
2. National Scholarships
*Scholarships are available on the sidebar and suggested websites.
3. College/University Scholarships
*Scholarship applications are usually part of the admission application (on ApplyTexas/CommonApp). 
*If it is not part of the admissions application, the college will send you instructions on how to apply through 
their own website and/or your student account.
*This will also usually require a FAFSA application. 

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LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Applications must be completed and returned to the PIHS Counselor’s Office by no later than March 10, 2022, no later than 12 pm.  Late applications will not be accepted.


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OTHER SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITES
1. Raise Me = https://www.raise.me
2. FastWEB-Financial Aid through the web at http://www.fastweb.com
3. UNIGO = Scholarship Matching Service at https://www.unigo.com/
4. GoingMerry = Scholarship Matching Service at https://www.goingmerry.com/
5. The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid http://www.finaid.org
4. Free College Scholarship Search & Financial Aid Resource http://www.scholarships.com
5. College Board Online http://www.collegeboard.com
6. International Education Financial Aid http://www.IEFA.org
7. Hispanic Scholarship Fund http://www.hsf.net
8. Scholarship America http://scholarshipamerica.org/open_scholarships.php
Click on the application logo for information!
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Hispanic Logo
Deadline:
February 15, 2022

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UIL logo
Deadline:
February 16, 2022

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GAR logo
Deadline:
February 16, 2022

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NSCS Logo
Deadline:
February 25, 2022

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Whataburger logo
Deadline:
February 28, 2022

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NINOS Scholarship
Deadline:
March 28, 2022

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Stars Logo
Deadline:
March 31, 2022
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VAMOS Scholarship
Deadline:
April 1, 2022
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Check back for more scholarships!