Denton County Scholarships

Thank you for your interest in the 2021 Denton County A&M Club Scholarship Program!  The Denton County A&M Club funds scholarships annually through contributions, membership dues, and fund-raisers.  Our scholarship program is the centerpiece of what the Club provides to the community and our support of Texas A&M University.  Each year, we support a group of distinguished young men and women that are committed to attend Texas A&M and represent the best and brightest from Denton County through financial scholarships.

Scholarship Application

2021 Scholarship Announcement

The 2021 Denton County A&M Club scholarship application will be sent to high schools in early January. Please see your counselor for more information. If you have any questions, please email Thanks!

2020 Qualifications

Complete instructions and qualifications are enumerated in the Scholarship Application package available from this page.  At a high level, a candidate must:

  • Be an incoming freshman

  • Live within or parents live in Denton County  

  • Graduate of a Denton County High School

  • Have applied to attend Texas A&M University for the upcoming fall semester

  • Maintain a 2.0 GPA, if awarded

  • Complete and submit the application within the application deadlines

2020 Application Deadlines

Applications must be submitted by EOD (midnight) of March 21, 2020.  Applicants should be sure to read the introduction carefully and follow all application instructions. 

2020 Criteria for Selection

In considering awarding the scholarship, we weight your application as follows:

  • Financial need
  • High school grades and college entrance exam scores
  • Extracurricular activities, community involvement, and work experience
  • Essays and a letter of recommendation from principal, teacher, or community leader
2020 Scholarship Award

Winners will be determined without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin or educationally unrelated handicaps. Each recipient will receive a one time $1,000 award in their incoming Fall Semester.

We understand that the application process is somewhat extensive and will require a significant effort for each applicant. We appreciate your efforts in completing the application and congratulate you on your interest in joining the Aggie Family!

Again, the specific qualifications are spelled out in the application and those instructions and qualifications supersede the general information on this web page.

For more information about scholarships, email