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Student Scholarships

The Northwest ISD Education Foundation is proud to award the NEF Encouraging Excellence Scholarship annually to help ensure graduating seniors continue their path to success, even after they leave the district.

In addition, the foundation partners with businesses, local organizations and individuals to support students through other scholarship and endowment opportunities. To date, NEF has funded more than $500,000 in scholarships!

2021 NEF Scholarship Recipient with representatives from the CoServ Charitable Foundation

NEF Scholarship Applications are open for the Class of 2022!

The NEF scholarship application is open to all eligible seniors in Northwest ISD who plan to enroll in an accredited institution in the summer or fall of 2022. Accredited institutions include private or community college, private or public universities, military academies, and vocational or trade school.

The deadline to submit an application is no later than 11:59 p.m. on Monday, February 28, 2022. Before you apply, please review the Scholarship Policy and Information Guide. To apply, go to

If you have any questions or need assistance with the online application, please contact Rachel Keable at

Click here to download the NEF Scholarship Policy and Information Guide

Click here to start an application!

External Scholarship Opportunities for NISD students

The scholarship opportunities listed below are not managed by the Northwest ISD Education Foundation. Please click on the name of the scholarship to view scholarship details and applications. If you need assistance, please contact or call 817-215-0084.

Congratulations to our scholarship recipients!