Reliant is committed to recognizing exceptional Houston-area student athletes. That is why we're once again partnering with the Houston Texans through the annual Scholarship for Champions program.

This program awards six $10,000 scholarships to high school student athletes who have exhibited remarkable leadership on the field, in the classroom and throughout the community. Since 2005, the Scholarship for Champions program has awarded $480,000 to 96 students from the greater Houston area.

Nominations must be submitted by October 27, 2019

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Nomination Criteria

To be eligible, nominations must be submitted by a candidate's coach, teacher or school administrator.

  • Attendance
  • Full-time high school student, scheduled to graduate in spring 2020
  • College bound
  • Planning to pursue a college degree (enrolled in college, beginning fall of 2020)
  • Varsity
  • Participated in a varsity sport between August 1, 2018 and the present
  • Academics
  • Overall minimum grade point average of 3.0 (based on 4.0 scale)
  • Athletics
  • Passion that has helped improve a team's morale or success
  • Leadership
  • Proved in athletics, academics and the community
  • Ethics
  • Demonstrates integrity to the student's teams, school and self
  • Community involvement
  • Leadership and engagement in the local community
  • A compelling story
  • Overcoming personal challenges and obstacles in sports, school and life
View the complete nomination guidelines and rules ›