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I'll start with the link for Texas Local Artist's group:
University of Texas: Austin
Texas State: San Marcos
Austin Community College: Austin
The deadline for this scholarship is April 1, 2007
Also, they don't offer scholarships for this, but check out their new Video Game Development program:
Baylor University: Waco
Deadline: Monday, March 5, 2007
High School Students:
If you really wanna get a head start on your art education, take a look at McCallum High School, they house the only Fine Arts Academy in Austin at the High School Level, wish I would have known
Austin Sketch Group: http://www.austinsketchgroup.com/
I'm not sure if these guys still meet up ever week up, but it's a great chance to hang out and draw with fellow Austin artists.
Austin Visual Arts Association: http://www.avaaonline.org/index.html
They hold excellent life drawing sessions, Sundays 2-5 and Mondays 7-10 p.m. , $5 per session. @ the AVAA building, 38th St. & Home Lane, 78705.