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Apply Texas

Explore. Apply. Repeat. Complete and submit your admission and scholarship applications online.  Admission information for every Texas Public University plus some private and 2 year schools.


The Common Application

Use the Common Application to apply to approximately 300 selective colleges and universities.



All perspective student athletes must register with the eligibility center in grade 11. SAT and ACT scores must be sent directly from the testing agencies - use code "9999". Go to the NCAA website to register as a prospective student athlete.


Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Financial aid begins with the free application for Federal Student Aid. All students are encouraged to file the FAFSA. offers smart personal advice for you on how to make the

college decision. Financial Aid information.


Texas Tuition Promise Fund

Enrollment is now open for the Texas Tuition Promise Fund. Click the button below.

College Planning Materials

Information on available scholarships and 5 steps guide to paying for college.

Counselor Contact Information


If our students or parents would like to contact a counselor, please email them at

Family Resources

Suicide Wallet Card

Suicide Prevention Lifeline


The information for the following scholarships has been placed in a folder beside the scholarship bulletin board beside the high school office and links have been emailed to the seniors:

1) with different deadlines. 

2)  East Texas Credit Union Presidential Scholarship

      (#1)  (All Majors), deadline February 15, 2023.

3)  East Texas Credit Union McLauchlin Scholarship

      (#2) (Education Majors), deadline February 15, 2023.

4)  Texas Farm Credit Agriculture Scholarship, deadline

       January 15, 2023.

5)  Palestine Community Theatre, Inc. Scholarship, deadline 

       February 28, 2023.

6)  Austin Bank Scholarship, deadline February 24, 2023.

7)  Shelby Savings Bank Scholarship, deadline April 1, 2023

8)  Masonic Children & Family Services of Texas Scholarship,

       deadline April 30, 2023. Click Here for document. 

9)  Trinity Valley Electric Cooperative Scholarship, deadline 

       March 31, 2023.

10) The George and Carrie Tomlinson Scholarship through 

        Brushy Creek Methodist Church, deadline April March 31,


11)   Palestine Negro Business & Professional Women’s Club, Inc.

        Scholarship, deadline March 24, 2023.

12)   William Bonner Ingram Scholarship, deadline March 31, 2023.

13)    Harry A. Haverlah Scholarship, deadline March 31, 2023.

14)    Altrusa International of Anderson County, Inc. Scholarship,                    deadline March 31, 2023.

15)    Palestine Rotary Club Scholarship, deadline March 24, 2023.

16)    Palestine Lions Club Scholarship, deadline April 1, 2023.

17)    First State Bank: The Mary Helen Myrick Scholarship, deadline

          May 3, 2023.

18)   First State Bank: Jeff Austin, Sr. and Charlie Hooser Memorial 

         Schlarships, deadline May 1, 2023.

19)   Palestine Kiwanis Club Scholarship, deadline April 7, 2023.

20)  Palestine Association of Realtors Scholarship, deadline 

         April 14, 2023.

21)   Palestine Junior Service League Scholarship, deadline April 27,            2023.

22)  Cayuga ISD Local Scholarships, (Cayuga Memorial                                       Scholarship, Cayuga Booster Club Scholarships, The Gragg                   Scholarships, Masonic Lodge Scholarship), deadline April 14,


23)  Kristin Pickett Smith Memorial Scholarship, deadline May             5, 2023.

24)  Hagan Scholarship, deadline April 20, 2023.

25)  Montalba Community Improvement Scholarship,                                deadline May 12, 2023.

26)   Society of Petroleum Engineers Scholarship, deadline May            5,  2023..

Reading by Design

Reading by Design Overview

Talking Book Program for Dyslexia

Students determined, on the basis of dyslexia screening or reading instrument results to have dyslexia or a related disorder, or to be at risk for dyslexia or other reading difficulties, have access to the Talking Book Program (TBP) maintained by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.


The TBP allows students with reading disabilities to borrow audiobooks free of charge. Over 100,000 titles are available, including hundreds of titles in Spanish. Use the link below to open the TBP site.


Talking Book Program

Directions for Accessing Student Results via TexasAssessment.Gov

Individual Student Reports for the 2022 STAAR Grades 3-8 and High School EOC assessments have been mailed home. The report includes this year's results and instructions for accessing State Assessment information online. Starting July 1st, you may access current (2022) and historic assessment result information for your student at:

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