The Greater Waco Chamber awards multiple scholarships to area students each year.

From aviation to football to softball, we have scholarships for students of all interests.


MidTex Farm & Ranch Scholarships - The MidTex Farm & Ranch Show, in partnership with our scholarship sponsor, Helberg Barbecue, is awarding two $1,000 scholarships to outstanding FFA, FCCLA, Family and Consumer Sciences, and 4-H members in McLennan County. The scholarships will be presented at the Exhibitors Luncheon at the MidTex Farm & Ranch Show on Tuesday, January 9, 2024, at the BASE at the Extraco Events Center.

Due Date: November 15


  • Be a 2024 graduate of a McLennan County High School
  • Have an overall high school grade average of B
  • Have been an active member of the FFA, FCCLA, Family and Consumer Sciences, or 4-H for two years or more
  • Meet entrance requirements of a Texas college or university
  • Enroll in accredited college in the fall of 2024
  • Include ACT and/or SAT test scores with application, if possible
  • Submit a copy of high school transcript(s)
  • Submit a recent photo (within one year) of yourself
  • Submit two letters of recommendation
  • Apply by November 15, 2023

Questions? Contact Sarah McDonald: smcdonald@wacochamber.com.