Applications are Now Open for Burleson Opportunity Fund Scholarships

A scholarship from the Burleson Opportunity Fund offers tuition and fees for up to 16 hrs/semester (Fall/Spring) for two years at Hill College. In the second year, students who have a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA will be awarded a $500 book fund each semester. The number of scholarships awarded each year varies depending on available funds.

Applications are open February 1, 2017 to March 31, 2017.

How to complete the application process:

  1. Go to; choose “Apply”; choose “Application”; complete and submit. (open Feb. 1 – March 31).
  2. Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Go to; when completing the section for colleges enter: 003573 (for Hill College). Send confirmation email to asiffordbof@gmail.comby 11:59 PM on Apr. 30.
  3. Complete the application for Hill College. Go to; when completing the application enter Hill College – Hillsboro Campus as your school (this is the main branch, all applications are sent to this location). Send confirmation email to by 11:59 PM on Apr. 30.

What is required if you receive the scholarship? CLICK HERE for details.

A scholarship from the Burleson Opportunity Fund is a “last dollar scholarship” which means Federal and/or State aid will pay for tuition and fees first.

CLICK HERE for a printable flyer with complete details.