Murray Watson, Jr. Scholarship

Get a jump start on college savings! Education is the one thing that cannot be taken away from you. Achieve your dreams of a great education and an amazing future. Register for a chance to win a Murray Watson, Jr. Scholarship.

Academically talented and highly motivated Texas students can register now!


February 1, 2024

Scholarships are awarded to Texas residents based on a candidate’s academic performance, financial need, readiness and commitment to study, plus other considerations.
To qualify, you must:
Be a graduating high school senior, current college student, or graduate student.
Be a Texas resident and be at least 17 years old.
Have a minimum 3.3 GPA or equivalent.
Be accepted and committed to attend or enrolled in a U.S.-accredited state or nonprofit college or university located anywhere within the United States.
Registrants may only apply once in an academic year (defined as August – July).
Scholarships are subject to the terms and conditions.

Register – To apply, complete an application and submission packet, and submit your application and upload all required documents identified below.

• Interview – Depending on the applications received, we may invite selected finalists for a personal online interview to make final selections.

• Awards – Winning applicants will generally receive a notification within two to six weeks following the calendar month that their application is considered.