How to Apply

Please click on the Apply button in the left sidebar to begin your application. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 512-382-0916 or


The 2018 TILF scholarship application will be available for submission on our website until May 11, 2018. All students must submit an application by that date, even if they have not yet competed this year.


Students competing in late speech contests may amend submitted applications after this date by emailing placement updates to by May 25, 2018.


Please have electronic versions of the following items available to submit with your application:

  • high school transcript (seven-semester is fine)
  • SAT/ACT score reports
  • letter of recommendation from your superintendant, principal, assistant principal, UIL coach, or counselor
  • copy of the first two pages of your parent or guardian's most recent IRS 1040 form with all social security and bank account and routing numbers blacked out


Contact Trudy Richards at or 512-382-0916 with any questions.