Scholarships


With the help of our generous donors, TAGT offers five student scholarships. By providing the right opportunities we may just spark the minds that will discover innovative answers to the most challenging questions of their generation. These scholarships have the potential to change a student’s life forever. 

The 2019 TAGT scholarship application period will open January 2019.  For any questions, please contact Justin Ables at 512.499.8248 or jables@txgifted.org.

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Summer Enrichment Scholarships
Awarded to identified gifted students grades K- 12, who are currently participating in a gifted program and who want to enrich their learning experience during the summer months. The maximum summer scholarship award is $400. Students may use these scholarships to attend programs with an academic, fine arts, or performing arts focus. 


Education in Action's Lone Star Leadership Academy Camp Scholarship
Travel to the Dallas/Fort Worth, Austin/San Antonio, or Houston/Galveston area to join delegations of other distinguished students from across Texas for a week of fun, learning, leadership development, and visits to significant Texas destinations. Participants must be in 4th-8th grade, nominated by an educator based on demonstrated leadership ability, maintain an 85 or higher average, and be involved in school/community activities. The top scoring student applying for a Summer Enrichment Scholarship attending the Lone Star Leadership Academy will receive a full scholarship to the program. 

Adventures in Learning Summer Scholar Camp Scholarship

Join other gifted students for a weeklong day camp held in the Dallas/Fort Worth or Houston area. The Summer Scholar Camp provides students with exciting hands-on learning experiences, offering daily opportunities for creative expression and exploration. Participants must be in 3rd - 6th grade, currently identified as gifted and receiving services in a gifted program. The top scoring student applying for a Summer Enrichment Scholarship attending the Adventures in Learning Summer Scholars Camp will receive a full scholarship to the program. 

Laura Allard Future Vision Scholarship
A $2,500 scholarship awarded to a graduating G/T high school senior who has demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, possesses a strong sense of purpose and clearly defined goals, and has a long-term plan for achieving these goals.

Adelle McClendon Young Leader Scholarship
A $2500 scholarship awarded to a graduating G/T high school senior who has demonstrated outstanding leadership.

Since 1982, TAGT has awarded over one million dollars in assistance for gifted and talented learners. These contributions have provided scholarships to almost 4,000 students. The TAGT Scholarship Fund is sustained by donors, like you, who believe that today’s gifted youth are tomorrow’s leaders.