COVID-19 Update: ScholarShot staff will be working remotely until further notice and can still be reached by phone or email. Staff have reached out to their Scholars to make sure they have the necessary resources available during this challenging time. ScholarShot has invited 50 new Scholars into our 2020 cohort as of May 1, 2020.

Changing Lives with College Degrees

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90% of at-risk students enrolling in college
in Texas drop out.


ScholarShot has developed a proven formula where 9 out of 10 earn life-changing vocational, associate or undergraduate degrees.


Each ScholarShot Scholar is assigned a full time Academic Manager for degree planning, budgeting, and personal support.

Financial support

Scholars may receive up to $6,000 per year in financial support depending on need. 

Mentoring a Scholar

Mentoring a Scholar is a mutually fulfilling relationship. Scholars benefit knowing someone cares for them. 

Current Scholars


1st Generation

Scholars Advised

Graduates keep their debt to 1/3rd or less than the state’s graduate average

Total Degrees Received

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ScholarShot is a 501(c)3 Texas corporation maximizing success in higher education for at-risk students.

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