Scholarships

Scholarships

By Georgetta Stanford




Scholarships for the Class of 2017

Scholarships

Updated 05/03//2017

The following scholarships can be found either online at the website listed or in the counselor's office.  It will be updated on a regular basis.


*The Felix H. & Madge B. Watson Scholarship Trust - For graduating Clay County seniors.  The school must choose only 3 applicants to be submitted.  The amount varies but can be up to $3,000.  You must have the application back to Mrs. Stanford by May 15, 2017.  Each school is allowed to send 3 applications so you must meet the deadline so our committee can select the top 3 applications.  You don't have to be in the top 10% to apply, grades are just one part of the selection process.  The W-8 form is verification of your SS# and must be returned with your application.  Felix H. & Madge B. Watson.pdf , 
Felix H. & Madge B. Watson W-8.pdf
*Students attending MSU, please apply for the Bryant and Dorothy Edwards Scholarship and the Kirk Edwards Scholarship.  Selection is based on entering test scores, academic achievement, financial need, citizenship and character.  MUST be a graduate of a Clay County high school.  If you are attending MSU, you NEED to apply for these scholarships.  they can be found at www.mwsu.edu/scholarships.  Deadline is May 10th.

*Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship - students seeking to pursue career or technical education in a post-secondary environment.  Criteria is high school completion, Pell-eligibility, enrollment to pursue and complete a career or technical certificate or degree.  Applications online at application.horatioalger.org.  Deadline is June 15, 2017. 

Legend Bank Scholarship -Amount:  $4,000 ($1,000 per year)

   Eligibility Requirements:

 Be a high school senior student in good standing

 Be on schedule to graduate

 Complete the Legend Bank Financial Scholars Program - which is done in Mr, Graves' Economics classes and in Mrs. Crafton's for the dual credit students.

 Submit a completed application to school by schools due date  Turn in applications to Mrs. Stanford by May 10, 2017


*Texas  Builders Foundation - Must enroll for the fall semester in a Texas school and pursue a building trade certification, construction science, management, engineering or related degree and plan to enter the construction workforce upon graduation.  Applicant must be a senior attending
a high school in Texas.  Scholarship application found at www.TexasBuildersFoundation.org. Applications are due by April 28th, 2017.

* Band Boosters
-The Henrietta Band Boosters are proud to continue offering scholarship opportunities to all Band members.  These scholarships are to reward graduating Seniors for their successful HS Band career, and also encourage young musicians to advance their talents.  Applications are due May 2, 2017.  Henrietta Band Booster Scholarship 1617.doc


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Katie Green here from CrazyGames. I'm delighted to announce that we are offering a $1500 game development scholarship to students of your school - a very creative yet challenging endeavor. Our founder Raf Mertens is a Stanford alumni who is passionate about computer science and using those skills in a creative way. You can read more about him here - http://cs.stanford.edu/people/mertens/

We would love to make this scholarship available to your students - It would be suitable for any student in computer science or any related computer education program. You can find full information on our scholarship here - http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Eligibility Requirements

In order to participate in the scholarship content, applicants must meet the following criteria;

  1. Must be currently attending University or college (or set to attend) during the 2017 calendar year.
  2. Must be in good standing with current or prospective institution.
  3. Must apply to the content via email, providing name, address, university name, major and your expected graduation month and year.
  4. Provide your application (a piece of game-development related work) before December 31st, 2017.
  5. A winner will be chosen by the 15th January 2018

All submissions (including game prototypes, essays, digital graphics or technical overviews) should be submitted via email to: scholarship@crazygames.com



*Henrietta Community Scholarship
- Deadline is May 5th.  Return to Mrs. Stanford. 
Application lists a number of local scholarships that are decided from this one application.  Henrietta High School Community Scholarship.17docx.docx

*Jessica Rogers Memorial Scholarship - 2 scholarships will be awarded in the
amount $1,700 ( The "17" is in honor of Jessica's retired jersey).  Graduating senior from Henrietta High School. Scholarship Cover Letter.pdf  , JESSICA ROGERS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP.pdf, Recommendation Material.pdf ,  Goals and Aspirations Essay.pdf Deadline is May 5, 2017.


*Ray Mayo Memorial Scholarship:  Deadline:  May 10th
THIS SCHOLARSHIP IS FOR BEGINNING FRESHMAN FOR ANY COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY, OR TECH SCHOOL FROM THE HIGH SCHOOLS LISTED BELOW:
*WICHITA FALLS HIGH SCHOOLS, IOWA PARK HIGH SCHOOL, CITY VIEW HIGH SCHOOL, VERNON HIGH SCHOOL, PETROLIA HIGH SCHOOL, HOLIDAY HIGH SCHOOL, ARCHER CITY HIGH SCHOOL, WINDTHORST HIGH SCHOOL, HENRIETTA HIGH SCHOOL, AND BURKBURNETT HIGH SCHOOL.  
Ray Mayo Scholarship Application  Mail to Patsy Mayo, Box 25, Scotland, TX  76979

*  Check this out!  Big scholarship prize money!  THAScholarship2017.pdf
​* Clay County Farm  Bureau Scholarship - Clay County Farm Bureau p1.pdf
Farm Bureau p2.pdf
Farm Bureau p3

*  Henrietta All Sports Scholarship - All Sports Scholarship Information.docx, All Sports Scholarship Application.docx Application due April 24, 2017

* Clay County Art Association - Deadline May 1, 2017 Clay County Art Association.pdf

* Dr. Leroy Schaffner Memorial Scholarship Application
- see application for requirements.  Deadline is May, 1, 2017. Dr. Leroy Schaffner Memorial Scholarship Application.docx

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Applications for the 25 student scholarships available through TREA       are  available  at the TREA  website www.txrea.com. The  scholarship  award is $1,200 and will be presented at the TREA Summer Conference     on Friday,  June 23, 2017. TREA will also pay for each student's  one night lodging at  the DFW Marriott Hotel in Ft Worth STUDENTS MUST ATTEND THE CONFERENCE TO RECEIVE THE SCHOLARSHIP

*Turkey Barrel Race - part of Turkey Fest.   2017 SENIOR BARREL RACE ENTRY FORM.pdf p1.pdf    Turkey Barrel Races.docx p2.docx

*Boys & Girls Clubs Scholarships -
2 Alumni Scholarship - $750 per semester and renewable for up to 4 years for any school. Applicant must have been a previous /current member of the Boys & Girls Clubs or currently employed by the Club.  alumni scholarship Application.doc

 5 James Lane Scholarships - $1250 per semester, one year only. MSU or Vernon only. . Applicant must have been a previous /current member of the Boys & Girls Clubs or currently employed by the Club. Pick up application in Counselor's office. 

 1 Founder Lions Club - $500 a semester -  renewable for up to 4 years, only good for a school located in Texas
WF Lions Club Scholarship App 2016.docx

 The applications are attached and the deadline for submission is June 5th .If you have additional questions, please contact myself or Mr. Randy Cooper at 940-322-2012.



*Goodwill Industries of Southwest Oklahoma and North Texas have a scholarship titled “Maximum Independence” Scholarship.  In Spring 2017, we will be awarding 10 high school seniors within our Goodwill territory $1,000.00 scholarships.  Deadline is March 16, 2017.  Find the criteria and application at  www.goodwillsont.org.

*The Wichita County Medical Alliance annual scholarship program. Each year we award several scholarships to area students pursuing degrees in health care professions. We award these scholarships based on academic and civic achievement as well as financial need. This year each recipient will be awarded $1500 - 2000 so please share the application with students you believe are good candidates. Our deadline this year for receipt of the application is April 28, 2017. There are additional deadlines for transcripts and other required documents so please encourage candidates to thoroughly read the application and adhere to guidelines. We will not review applications received after the printed deadlines.  2017_Wichita_County_Medical_Alliance_Scholarship.pdf

*Senior-Junior Forum -
the senior Junior Forum will award a minimum of 4 scholarships in the amount of $1,500 for one academic year.  These scholarships will be awarded to
deserving undergraduate male or female students planning to attend Midwestern State University.  Students must plan to be enrolled full time with a minimum of 12 hours.  You must complete the application, have 2 letters of recommendation, a personal letter stating reasons for applying and future goals, and a copy of a high school transcript.  Deadline is April 1st.   Applications should b e submitted to:  Senior Junior Forum, Attn: Scholarship Chairman, P.O. Box 9724, Wichita Falls, TX  76308  Senior Junior Forum p1.pdf, Senior Junior Forum p2.pdf

*If you plan to attend Midwestern State University check out the following website for scholarship information: 
www.mwsu.edu/scholarships

* Ozarka
- This scholarship is intended for students pursuing degrees at a four year college in the field of earth/enviornmental science.  Examples would be geology, hydogeology, environmental science, environmental law, oceanography.  The amount is $10,000.   the application and more information can be found at
http://www.nestle-watersna.com/Content/Documents/pdfs/Ozarka_Every_Drop_Counts_Application_2017.pdf.
All materials submitted must be postmarked on or before Friday, May 26, 2017.


**Masonic Lodge Scholarship application:  must provide 3 letters of recommendation, a high school transcript, and a college letter of acceptance.  Return to counselor's office no later than April 1, 2017.  The amount of the scholarship is $2,000 ($1,000 for fall semester and $1,000 for spring semester).  You may pick up an application in the counselor's office. or download pages Masonic Lodge p 1.pdf, Masonic Lodge p 2.pdf, Masonic Lodge p3.pdf

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WEST TEXAS AGC SCHOLARSHIP - Academic Scholarships are now available for graduating seniors, current college undergraduates or others who will pursue undergraduate work in a construction related field.  Deadline:   Mail complete package to:  West Texas Chapter AGC, Inc. P. O. Box 5365, Abilene, TX 79608.  Application must be postmarked by April 4, 2017.
WT AGC 2017 Scholarship App.pdf   The application can also be found on wtagc.org

*Tex Tech Alumni Association has many scholarships available to students going to Texas Tech.  The following link will direct you to TT scholarships and 26 of them are awarded by the Alumni Association.  The deadline for the Alumni scholarships is April 15, 2017.  Over $246,000 will be awarded to incoming Freshmen at TT.  www.texastechalumni.org.
*Khan Scholarship
Khalil Khan and the other attorneys at the firm are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship to a student of their choosing. To qualify for this scholarship:

  1. You must currently be enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a college or university in the United States.
  2. You must be able to provide an official school transcript or acceptance letter verifying your enrollment.
  3. You must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
  4. Write an essay explaining your plans for your education. 

The deadline for application submissions is August 1st, 2017. Qualifying students can apply here:

 

http://khaninjurylaw.com/scholarship/

*Texas Tech Alumni Association Scholarship - deadline is April 15, 2017.  Attach high school transcript and letters of recommendation as the committee puts an emphasis on these items.  The winners will be chosen by the WF Chapter Scholarship committee and notified by May 15, 2017.  Winners will be presented at the Alumni Association's annual event in the summer.  Applications can be found at www.texastechalumni.org/scholarships.

*The Dallas Scottish Rite Library & Museum, Inc. Scholarship:  Deadline is March 30, 2017 - the application and attachments must be to their office no later than the deadline listed.  It can be delivered by mail or scanned and emailed at administration@dallasscottishrite.org.  Insert into the subject line " Scholarships 2017".  Scottish Rite Library & Museum, Inc. Scholarship Form - 2017 Fill.pdf

*Buster Bynum Education Scholarship - Qualifications:  1. The parent/guardian listed on application had a Gross Taxable Family Income equal to or less than $75,000 for each of the “Past Three Tax Years.”  (For the purpose of this scholarship award, the “Past Three Tax Years” is defined as the 2014, 2015 and 2016 tax years.)
2. The parent/guardian listed on application has been an active employee in public school transportation during the “Past Three Years.”  This includes school bus drivers, aides, monitors, mechanics, parts clerks, foremen, managers, trainers, supervisors, directors, and inspectors that work in public education.  (For the purpose of this scholarship award, the “Past Three Years” work history requirement is defined as the period since January 1, 2014.)
3. The student applicant has at least a 3.0 (B) scholastic average, will graduate from a public high school, and will attend a post-secondary educational institution starting in 2017.  2017 Buster Bynum Scholarship Application.pdf

*Kids' Chance of Texas' mission is to create and support scholarship programs that provide educational opportunities for kids in Texas who have had a parent severely or fatally injured while in the course and scope of their job. More information and a scholarship application form is available on our website:  www.kidschanceoftexas.org, https://gallery.mailchimp.com/0bd3e3ad53508eb54834b87eb/files/4f60cc71-71f8-4db9-b0a4-00ae1758de86/KCTX_Brochure.pdf, https://gallery.mailchimp.com/0bd3e3ad53508eb54834b87eb/files/e3be4713-f311-4f97-abd8-470dc84475b3/Kids_Chance_Scholarship_Application.pdf

*North Texas Insurance Professionals and Independent Insurance Agents of Wichita Falls will jointly award a $1,000 scholarship to an outstanding senior student.  You must write an essay from one paragraph to one page in length telling us the uniqueness of your life.  Applications, essay and transcript are due by March 31, 2017.  The organization will honor the recipient of the scholarship at their annual Bosses Luncheon held on April 19, 2017.  North Texas Insurance Women APP.pdf

*Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation, Inc. annually awards scholarships to graduating seniors .  50 ($1500) will be offered.  5 of these scholarships will be set aside for those attending community college.  Scholarship applications must be prepared strictly in accordance with the 2017 instructions and postmarked or hand delivered to the Fort Worth Scottish Rite office on or before March 1, 2017.  Requires high school transcript, SAT/ACT score results, two personal reference letters for you  (non-family), and two academic reference letters (must be from your high school faculty). 
Scottish Rite p1.pdf,
Scottish Rite p 2.pdf,
Scottish Rite p3.pdf,
Scottish Rite p4.pdf
Scottish Rite p5.pdf
Scottish Rite p6.pdf

*Elks Scholarship - 6 scholarships will be award to 3 males and 3 females who are graduating from high school.  Each award will be in the amount of $1,250 per year for 2017-2021 for a total of $5,000.  Applicants are evaluated by financial need, scholarship, leadership/extra-curricular, and character.  Applications must be at the Elks Lodge No. 1105, Attn:  Scholarship/Essay Chairman, 4205 Seymour Hwy, Wichita Falls, TX 76309, by February 17th.  There are two scholarships, one the Texas Elks State Association Scholarship and another Texas Elks State Association Essay Contest Scholarship.  Applications are available in the counselor's office.

*The Charles, Lela and Mary Slough Foundation Scholarship - was established with the purpose of helping needy Texas students to attend college.  Scholarships up to $5,000 per year for a total of 5 years or the completion of a Bachelor's degree.  Notifications of awards and status of applications are mailed in August.  Must attend a college in the U.S.  Visit www.midland.edu/slough for eligibility criteria, more information, and to complete application.  Opens January 1st and the deadline to submit an applications is April 1, 2017.

*NEW SCHOLARSHIP for HHS - Wichita Falls Area Community Foundation - Remember the Vietnam War Scholarship-
Must be a graduating senior attending high school in Wichita County, Archer County, or Henrietta High School in Clay county, attending any private or public college in the continental USA.  Must write a 500 word essay on this subject:  "Tell Me What You Think about the Vietnam War".  The essay will be judged by Vietnam Veterans.  Amount not determined but will be at least $1,000.  This scholarship form is available online at www.wfacf.org.  Under scholarships/Scholarship List/Remember The Vietnam War.  Click on link.  Copies are also available in the counselor's office.  Deadline for application is March 1, 2017. 

Texas Telephone Association (TTA) Foundation Scholarship - Deadline March 17, 2017.  Information and application available now at www.tta.org.

*Ronald McDonald House Charities U.S. Scholarship Program - Graduating high school seniors, visit www.rmhc.org for more information or apply today at https://aim.applyISTS.net/RMHC.  Deadline for application is January 18, 2017. 

*The Chapters of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers (TSPE) in affiliation with Texas Engineering Foundation (TEF) will award scholarships to students to become engineers in an engineering program at an ABET-accredited college.  It is essential to contact your Chapter Scholarship Coordinator to see in any local criteria is needed in addition to the application.  The North Central Texas contact person is T. Dean Hinton, P.E. Corlett, Probst & Boyd location at 4605 Old Jacksboro Hwy in Wichita Falls, TX.  940-723-1455 or tdh@cpbwf.com.  The application can be located at www.tspe.org/programs/scholarships

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The Sheppard Air Force Base Officers' Spouses' Club (SOSC) will give monetary educational scholarships to eligible individuals to commend community involvement and self-improvement.

 Scholarships are provided to U.S. and NATO military dependents in three categories: spouses, continuing education, and high school graduates. High School Graduate Scholarships are awarded in varying amounts to university, college, junior college, or vocational school-bound students who will be full-time students during the 2017-2018 academic school year.

Applicants who meet all of the requirements will be eligible for the scholarship competition. Completed applications must be postmarked no later than 15 March 2017 to be considered. The SOSC Scholarship Committee will notify applicants that their application is complete, evaluate all eligible applications, and determine recipient awards. The SOSC will invite all scholarship recipients to a reception where monetary awards will be announced. 2017 Sheppard OSC High School Graduate Scholarship Application.pdf

*Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Scholarship - Basic requirement is that the student must compete at the state level in a UIL academic contest AND must plan to attend a Texas college or university.  Applications will be accepted via the TILF website (www.tilfoundation.org) from March 1, 2017 to May 12, 2017.  You can like their Facebook page (facebook.com/TILFoundation) or follow us on Twitter@TILFoundation) to receive updates and deadlines notifcations. 


NAFEPA Scholarship Program

* The purpose of the scholarship program is to financially support post-secondary education for qualifying seniors or high school graduates who attending their first year of college. Two scholarships are for students pursuing a degree in Education. The other two scholarship winners can pursue a degree in Education or any other major.  NAFEPA Scholarship Program 2017 (2).docx  Deadline January 24, 2017.

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The Association for Compensatory Educators of Texas (ACET) is an association of school administrators and teachers who work in programs across the state designed to support students who historically have a more difficult time in school due to language, economic and other barriers.  Our Association offers twenty $1000 scholarships across the state to students who have, at some time in their school career, been enrolled in a compensatory education program. Compensatory Education includes programs such as Title I, Bilingual/ESL, State Compensatory Education (SCE), Migrant and Homeless.  The top scoring applicant in the state will also receive the Wade and Sandy Burroughs Scholarship in the amount of $500.  ACET Student Letter 2016-17.doc, ACET Student Application 2016- 2017.doc





















































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Scholarships below this line are from last year.  Wait until they are moved above the line to have the most current information and application. 

*Barry Wayne Koch Scholarship - A memorial scholarship established in memory of Barry Wayne Koch.  Amount between $500 -$1,000.  Must be turned in to Mrs. Stanford by May 13, 2016.  Barry Koch p1, Barry Koch p 2

*Mike Skinner Memorial FFA Scholarship Application - due May 14.  Must have participated in FFA and Ag Science.  Address is listed on application as to where it is to be mailed.  Mike Skinner App

Henrietta Community Scholarship

.Cover Letter, Jessica Rogers Memorial Scholarship Goals and Aspirations, Recommendations   Deadline is May 10th, 2016.

* The North Texas Home Builders Association is once again accepting applications for scholarships.  We are fortunate through the generosity of our members to be able to award scholarships in the amount ofup to  $2000.00.  We will have the opportunity to award up to 5 scholarships this year with the possibility of awarding more if we receive additional qualified applicants.  The applications can be found and submitted online at www.nthba.com.  Seniors and current college or tech school students who are pursuing a career in the home building industry (see qualifications for details) and live in Archer, Clay or Wichita counties tshould submit an application. Applications must be postmarked by May 1, 2016 Homebuilders Association App

  *Paige Payne Memorial Scholarship - given by the Clay County Sheriff's Department - in memory of one of our Alumni students.  The amount varies from year to year.  Return applications to Mrs. Stanford's office by May 14,2016.  Paige Payne Memorial Scholarship

 Watson Scholarship App  I am aware that the application says 2015.  That was the one they sent to me.  Mark out the 15 and put 16. 

*Clay County Farm Bureau Scholarship - $250 scholarship given to male or female graduating from Clay County Schools.  A student having worked in agriculture or who will be entering college with an agricultural major will be given special consideration.  Must have a 3.0 (B) average and student or parents must have been a clay County Farm Bureau member for at least one year with renewal membership for the next year.  Two letters of recommendation (one from a teacher and one from a community person) must accompany the application.   Deadline is April 10th.Information Sheet  Application  Cover Letter

*ALL SPORTS SCHOLARSHIP - The Henrietta All Sports Club will award six scholarships in the amount of $500 each to 2016 graduating seniors (3 to boys, 3 to girls).  Deadline is April 29th, 2016.  All Sports Information Sheet  All Sports Application

North Texas Insurance Professionals and Independent Insurance Agents of WF - will jointly give a $1,000 scholarship to a senior.  Deadline is March 30th.  Recipient will be honored at the annual Bosses Luncheon held in April.  Requires a counselor's evaluation (please bring your form to the counselor in time for the evaluation to be done prior to the deadline).  North Texas Insurance Professionals App

Band Booster Scholarship   Band Boosters Advanced Band Scholarship      Band Boosters Camp Scholarship

Legend Bank Scholarship -Amount:  $4,000 ($1,000 per year)

   Eligibility Requirements:

 Be a high school senior student in good standing

 Be on schedule to graduate

 Complete the Legend Bank Financial Scholars Program - which is done in Mr, Graves' Economics classes and in Mrs. Crafton's for the dual credit students.

 Submit a completed application to school by schools due date

    Deadline is April 15th.  You may not be finished with the required program when you apply, but you cannot receive the scholarship unless their records show you have  completed the program.

    Application:  Legend Bank Details for Scholarship           Legend Bank Scholarship Application 

* The Wichita Falls Teachers Federal Credit Union (WFTFCU) will award ten graduating seniors from area high schools within our field of membership a $1,500.00 scholarship to further their academic endeavors.  WFTFCU Scholarship details and application

*Senior-Junior Forum - the senior Junior Forum will award a minimum of 4 scholarships in the amount of $1,500 for one academic year.  These scholarships will be awarded to deserving undergraduate male or female students planning to attend Midwestern State University.  Students must plan to be enrolled full time with a minimum of 12 hours.  You must complete the application, have 2 letters of recommendation, a personal letter stating reasons for applying and future goals, and a copy of a high school transcript.  Deadline is April 1st.  Applications should be returned to Senior-Junior Forum, Attn.: Janice Swarts, Scholarship Cairman, 2120 Speedway, P.O. Box 9724, Wichita Falls, TX  76308.  Deadline is April 1st.  Applications in counselor's office.

Masonic Lodge page 1, Masonic Lodge page 2, Masonic Lodge page 3

*Go to this website and download a newsletter with scholarships listed.  It is supposed to be 100% free.  www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php

* Varsity Tutors Scholarship - Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Entries are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship

*MSU Redwine Honor Program Scholarship:  Priority Deadline:  January 15 - 25+ACT or 1130+SAT(excluding writing) or top 25% of graduating class.  $2,000 per semester for up to 8 semesters.  

*MSU President's Distinguished Scholars - Deadline February 1, 27+ACT and/or 1200+SAT (excluding writing) and top 25%; $28,000 equally divided over four years.

*MSU - General Academic Meric Scholarship - Deadline:  April 1, Students admistted to MSU are automatically considered for general merit scholarships through the MSU Admissions Office.  Scholarships range from $500 to $2500 per academic year and are awarded based on SAT/ACT entrance exam scores.  Scholarships will not be awarded after April 1st.

*MSU Better Business Bureau/Dr. Louis Rodriguez Ethics Scholarship - Deadline April 4, permanent US resident for at least one year of Archer, Baylor, Clay, Cottle, Foard, Hardeman, Haskell, Jack, King, Knox, Montague, Stonewall, Throckmorton, Wichita, Wilbarger, and Young county; declared major in College of Business Administration.

*MSU NAIFA - Wichita Falls Scholarship - Deadline:  April 15 and Nov. 15  Preference given to fnancial services industry-related major.

*MSU Northwest Texas Field and Stream Association Scholarship - Deadline:  May 1, Wichita Archer Clar or Wilbarger county high school graduate; Environmental Science or Biology major.

*MSU Bryant and Dorothy Edwards Scholarship and Kirk Edwards Scholarship - priority deadline:  May 10, Graduate of Clay County high
school.

*MSU Wichita Falls Association of Realtors Scholarship - Deadline:  June 1, permanent resident of Archer, Baylor, Clay, Jack, Wichita, Wilbarger or young county; declared major in College of Business Administration,

*MSU W.P. and Ann Howie Scholarship - Deadline:  June 1, Students who are engaged in or from families engaged in the building trade/construction idustries.

*MSU Red River Optimist Club Scholarship - Deadline:  June 1 and November 1; Nursing or Education majors

*MSU Prof Edwards/Southwest Rotary Club Scholarship - Deadline:  June 30, Permanent resident of Archer, Baylor, Clay, Jack, Montague, Wichita, Wilbarger or Young County.

*MSU - North Texas chapter of the Texas Association of Vietnam Veterans Scholarship - Deadline:  June 30, Vietnam veteran, or spouse, child or grandchild of Vietnam veteran.

*MSU Alumni Association Scholarship - Deadline:  July 1, based on academic achievement, financial need and campus/community involvement; renewable

*MSU-Holland-King Scholarship - Priority deadline:  July 1, African-American graduates of high schools in Wichita, Archer, Clay and Wilbarger counties.

ALL MSU SCHOLARSHIPS LISTED ABOVE CAN BE FOUND AT WWW.MWSU.EDU/SCHOLARSHIPS.

*New Scholarship site:  www.goodcall.com

BUSTER BYNUM EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP -

Qualifications

1. The parent/guardian listed on application had a Gross Taxable Family Income equal to or less

than $75,000 for each of the “Past Three Tax Years.” (For the purpose of this scholarship award,

the “Past Three Tax Years” is defined as the 2013, 2014 and 2015 tax years.)

2. The parent/guardian listed on application has been an active employee in public school

transportation during the “Past Three Years.” This includes school bus drivers, aides, monitors,

mechanics, parts clerks, foremen, managers, trainers, supervisors, directors, and inspectors that

work in public education. (For the purpose of this scholarship award, the “Past Three Years”

work history requirement is defined as the period since January 1, 2013.)

3. The student applicant has at least a 3.0 (B) scholastic average, will graduate from a public high

school, and will attend a post-secondary educational institution starting in 2016.

4. The scholarship cannot be awarded to any student who has a family member serving on the

selection committee.

Applications are due no later than April 15, 2016 and the awards will be announced

prior to May 31, 2016.  Buster Bynum Application

*NAFEPA Scholarship Program -

Scholarships will be awarded based upon the following criteria of equal point value:

• High school or college transcript from fall 2015 (20 points)

• Extracurricular activities/leadership activities within the community, non-profit, or church (20 points)

• Three letters of recommendation, including letters from a school principal, faculty member or staff and a non-family member (on school letterhead if from school staff) (20 points)

• Financial need (20 points)

• A 300 word (maximum) essay outlining his/her leadership activities and future

goals (20 points)

NAFEPA application

*Texas Society of Professional Engineers and the Texas Engineering Foundation will award $75,000 in scholarships to engineering students attending an accredited university.  Baylor, Midwestern State University, Rice, Tarleton, Texas A&M, TCU, Texas State University, Texas Tech, UNT, UT are a few of the approved universities offering an approved engineering program.  Application is found at www.tspe.org/programs/scholarships.  Deadline is January 8, 2016.

 

**If you are attending college in Austin, College Station or Denton - Texas Student Housing is offering Texas graduates off-campus housing scholarships.  They are open to students accepted or attending college in Austin, College Station, and Denton that have NOT signed off campus housing leases with a  TSH facility managed by Asset Campus Housing.  UNT and TWU do not permit first year students to live off campus.  Visit http://www.texasstudenthousing.net/ for information.  Deadline is January 31, 2016.

*ELKS 2016 Most Valuable Student Scholarship Contest:  visit www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm.  Click on the 2016 MVS application link.  Enter your email address to register.  Fill out your contact information and submit.  Your unique cover page will be generated along with the remaining pages of the applications.  Save the PDF of the application to your computer.  When complete, print the application.  The deadline is December 4, 2015.  Applications ccan be mailed or hand-delivered to :  Elks Lodge no 1105, Attn:  Scholarship Chairman, 4205 Seymour Hwy, Wichita Falls, TX.  76309   The Elks Lodge is open Mon-Sat, 4:00 PM-11:00 PM.

*Horatio Alger Scholarship - $5,000 - 50 Awards (Deadline: October 25, 2015)

Student Eligibility: to be eligible to apply for the Horatio Alger Scholarship Programs, applicants must meet the following criteria:

Be enrolled full-time as a high school senior in the United States, progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2014 with plans to enter a college in the United States no later than the fall following graduation.

Applications can be found by going to:

http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_horatio_alger_scholarship_8950.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201510&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

 Good360 Sustainability Scholarship - $1,000 - 1 Award (Deadline: November 30, 2015)

Student Eligibility:  We want to hear how sustainability has touched your life. If you’re a high school senior applying to college, or you’re currently a college student, and you have an interest in sustainability and the environment, then we’d love to hear your thoughts on what sustainability means to you. Thus, we’re sponsoring a college scholarship with an award of $1,000 to go towards tuition.

Applications can be found by going to:  http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_good360_sustainability_scholarship_8951.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201510&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

 *  Flosum Scholarship - $750 - 1 Award (Deadline: December 15, 2015)

Student Eligibility:  1. The applicants must be enrolled in an accredited 4-year university or college located in United States;

2. Graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.5 or above are also eligible to apply for the scholarship;

Applications can be found by going to:

http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_flosum_scholarship_8952.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201510&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

 * Points Scholarship - $10,000 - 10 Awards (Deadline: November 3, 2015)

Student Eligibility:  A) Be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US.

B) Be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.

http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_points_scholarships_8953.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201510&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

  Scholarships listed below in red are from last year.  As I get them for the current year, I will move them to the top of the page and put them in black so you will know they are current.

 

* Listed are some random scholarships that were sent to me that you might want to check out. 

1. SP Scholarship - $10,000 – 1 Award (Deadline: May 15, 2015)

Student Eligibility:

A) Must be attending an accredited post-secondary institution by the fall of 2015 at the latest.

B) Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a program that is at least two years in length.

Applications can be found by going to:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_sp_scholarship_8937.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

2. Odenza Vacations Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 1, 2015)

Student Eligibility:

A) Be between the ages of 17 and 24 on September 1st, 2015

B) Submit answer to the essay question, which can be found on the application page, prior to the June 1st, 2015 deadline.

C) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

D) Be a resident of the United States or Canada

Applications can be found by going to:

 

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_odenza_vacations_scholarship_8936.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

3. Got a Spine Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 2, 2015)

Student Eligibility:

A) Be attending college or university no later than October of 2015.

B) Be attending college or university on a full-time basis by October of 2015.

C) Have achieved a GPA of 2.5 or greater during their last academic year.

D) Be attending a school in the U.S. or Canada by October of 2015.

Applications can be found by going to:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_got_a_spine_scholarship_8927.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

4. BBG Communications Scholarship 2015 - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: June 30, 2015)

Student Eligibility:

A) Be between the ages of 16 and 21 on June 30, 2015

B) Submit answers to the two essay questions, which can be found on the application page, prior to the June 30, 2015 deadline.

C) Have at least one full year of post secondary studies remaining at the time of the award

D) Have a GPA of 2.5 or greater.

Applications can be found by going to:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_bbg_communications_scholarship_2015_8925.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

5. SLAC Scholarship - $500 – 1 Award (Deadline: September 15, 2015)

Student Eligibility:

A) Be Enrolled in full-time studies at a college, trades, or technical school by no later than September 2015.

B) Complete the Online Application no later than September 15, 2015.

Applications can be found by going to:

http://www.scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_slac_scholarship_8941.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201504&utm_content=3801958f3ceb04c14827f86fda329feb

 

*Legend Bank Financial Scholars Program - changes have been made on the Legend Bank scholarship.  You must be a senior in good standing on schedule to graduate and complete the Legend Bank Financial Scholars Program.  This is a program done in Coach Graves' Economics classes.  If you are taking dual credit, you will need to get a password from Coach Graves and you can complete the program as well.  You do NOT have to be through with the program before you apply, but you must be started and you must complete it before you receive your money.  This is a $1,000 scholarship renewable for 4 years so basically a $4,000 scholarship.  Legend Bank Financial Scholars Program     The deadline has been moved to May 8th. 

  Applications must be received by May 9, 2015.    Information is on Application paperwork  Jessica Rogers Memorial Scholarship

                     Mike Skinner Application

 Texas Rural Education Association - look for application in February and early March

SOAR MSU - Scholarship opportunities for Academic Recognition (SOAR) - will provide financial, academic, and professional development support to undergraduate students majoring in science, technology, engineering, and math at MSU.  Must be eligilbe for federal financial aid (PELL).  to apply, visit at www.mwsu.edu/academics/scienceandmath/soar/    

*Northwest Texas Field and Stream Association's Scholarship - The Northwest Texas Field and Stream Association offers two (2), one thousand dollar scholarships to eligible graduating seniors from accredited high schools and undergraduate college students, who have not yet graduated from college, seeking degree in a field that would prepare them for a goal of working in the area of conservation of fish and wildlife and their habitat.  Eligible applicants would have to be qualified and accepted into an accredited Texas University where they intend to enroll, and have a permanent address from one of the following Texas counties: Archer, Baylor, Clay, Jack, Wichita, Wilbarger, and Young.  Eligibility also requires that the applicant must have maintained at least a 2.0 gpa throughout high school and college; and if awarded they will have to take at least one course in their declared field of major study each semester.   They must not have ever been placed on academic or disciplinary probation and the student must provide a copy of an 'Official Transcript' after the first semester to the Chairman of the Northwest Texas field and Stream's scholarship committee prior to enrolling and receiving payment for the second semester. Deadline is June 1, 2015.  Northwest Texas Field and Stream

*Henrietta High School Community Scholarships - includes several scholarships given by community oganizations or memorials.  Deadline:  May 4, 2015. Henrietta Community Scholarship 

Better Business Bureau/Dr. Louis Rodriguez Ethic Scholarship - must be resident of one of the 16 counties served by BBB of North Central Texas, and recipients must have a declared major in a program area offered by the Dillard College of Business Administration or be classified as "pre-business".  Deadline is April 4

Rodriguez Ethics Scholarship for MSU

* Dorothy and Bryant Edwards Scholarship for MSU - recipients are selected on the basis of entering test scores, academic achievement, financial need, citizenship and character.  Must be graduates of a Clay County school.  Deadline:  May 10  Edwards p 1,

Edwards p. 2

 

*Turkey Fest - 3 team members must build a contraption that can be pushed, pulled, pedaled or carried through a times barrel race.  The entry and participants must exemplify the theme of a "Turkey".  Entries must be built by Saturday, April 11, 2015.  Prize is $500 per winning team member equaling $1500.  Second place team $250 per team member equaling $750.  See application for more details. Turkey Fest application         Barrel Race Information

*The Henrietta All Sports Club will award six scholarships in the amount of $500 each to 2015 graduating seniors (3 to boys, 3 to girls).  In the event there is not 3 students applying of one gender, the committee will choose the remaining selections with those of the opposite gender. (Ex. Six boys and 2 girls apply.  The committee would select 3 boys and the 2 girls. The remaining spot would be filled with another boy selected by the committee from the applicants.)  The scholarships will be awarded to deserving graduates planning to attend a college or university or accredited trade school for the Fall 2015 or Spring 2016 semester.  Deadline is May 1st.  All Sports Information Sheet   All Sport Application 2015

North Texas Insurance Professionals and Wichita Falls Association of Insurance Agents will jointley award 2 $1,000 scholarships to 2 outstanding senior students. Applications must be returned to Audrey Holland, 1100 8th Street, Wichita Falls, TX  76301.  North Texas Insurance Professionals Cover Letter   North Texas Insurance Professionals App.  Deadline:  March 31, 2015.

  * Texas Tech Alumni Association  Wichita Falls Chapter - will be awarding over $8,000 in scholarship money to area high school seniors who have chosen to attend Texas Tech University.  Requires application, transcript and letters of recommendation.  Deadline is March 31st.  Applications are in counselor's office.  Send completed applications to:  Texas Tech Alumni Association, c/o Mr. Brian Stahler, 2207 Avondale, Wichita Falls, TX  76308.


 

* Clay County Art Association - $500 to a qulaified Clay County graduating senior who is interested in pursuing training in the visual arts and a possible career in the art field.  This award is on a competitive basis and requires the submission of an art portfolio, an artists statement, resume, and a teacher recommendation.  The student should have a grade point average of 85 or above (flexible).   Deadline:  May 1st, Return application to the Clay County Art Association, P.O. Box 153, Henrietta, TX  76365.    Application:  Clay County Art App

*Military Comptrollers Scholarship deadline is March 25, 2015.     Although they prefer for student to be majoring in Financial Management, they have awarded their scholarship to students studying other fields.  Check out the criteria.  We've had several Henrietta High School seniors receive this in past years.  Military Comptrollers App

 

*National Association for Uniformed Services - Scholarship.  Check out the details.  National Association for Uniformed Services App , Membership Application

*WEST TEXAS AGC SCHOLARSHIP - Due Date - April 1, 2015  Academic Scholarships are now available for graduating seniors, current college undergraduates or others who will pursue undergraduate work in a construction related field.  There are many outstanding colleges and universities in the West Texas Chapter area and we encourage applicants to consider area programs that may be applicable to the student’s goals and pursuit of a construction career.West Texas Scholarship Application Form available at wtagc.org  2015 Application available on line to print, fax or return by mail  For additional information or to request an application by mail call (325) 676-7447  PDF :  West Texas AGC App

The PDF form of the guidelines and applications:  North Texas Homebuilders Association Scholarship App
 

*Red River Optimist Club Essay Contest - This was in my mailbox this morning and the deadline isn't far off.  Many of you are good writers and should try this.  Club Entries deadline:  February 21, 2015.  Club winners will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.  The Essay contest topic is "How Dreams Lead to Success".  Essay must contain at least 700 words but no more than 800 words.  More guidelines can be found on the application form.  Come by the counselor's office for applications.

  Senior-Junior Forum Scholarship App

*Scholarship website - www.scholarshipguidance.com - click on Find Scholarships tab, then recent scholarships.  You'll find applications online. 

*Elks Association Scholarship and Texas Elks State Association Annual Essay Contest.  Very important that you follow exactly the instructions furnished with the applications.  March 5th deadline for TESA Scholarship Award and March 2, 2015 deadline for TESA Essay Contest.  .  Applications for both can be found at www.texaselks.org.    Click on Scholarships - texaselks.  Turn in to Elks Lodge No. 1105, Attn:  Scholarship/essay Chairman, 4205 Seymour Hwy, Wicita Falls, TX  76309  The Elks Lodge is open Mon-Sat, 4 p.m. - 11 p.m.

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*Wichita Falls Joint Electrical Apprentice Training Committee - is taking applications for 5 year electrical apprecticeship program.  Must be at least 17 years of age, havae a high school diploma or G.E.D. and must supply a transcript.  The transcript should reflect that you have taken and passed Algebra I.  You must have a current driver's license.  Applications will be taken the first and third Wednesday of each month at IBEW Local Union 681, 6111 Jacksboro HWY, Wichita Falls, Texas 76302 from 1:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M.

*Masonic Lodge Scholarship - For graduation seniors.  Include 3 letters of recommendation, high school transcript, and copy of your college or tech schools acceptance letter.  Return application to the Counselor's office no later than April 1, 2015.  This $2,000 scholarship recipient will be announced at the Henrietta High School Graduation Ceremony.  Applications are available in Mrs. Stanford's office.

*Four Stars Auto Ranch $1,000 Scholarship Essay - Answer the following question in 250 words, double spaced, 12pt. front and deliver in person to Four Stars Auto Ranch in Henrietta, Texas.  "What solution would you provide to improve or resolve a current issue, such as health care, the economomy, descrimination, or a current topic of your choice?"  Deadline is February 20, 2015, 5:00 p.m. in person Four Stars Auto Ranch, Henrietta, Texas.  Winners determined by Friday April 24, 2015.  The scholarships will be delivered by the graduation date to each winner.  Visit fourstarsautoranch.com for rles and criteria or call Zach Nichols at 940-538-5678.

*American Advisors Group Scholarship - visit link for details  https://www.aag.com/news/aag-college-scholarship

*Goodwill “Maximum Independence” Scholarship Program. -www.goodwillsont.org

*Schoolsoup.com is pleased to announce a new $1,000 scholarship for college students in the United States. Schoolsoup.com’s "I am Applying” Scholarship applications are being accepted now, with the 1st semi-annual scholarship award distributed January 31, 2015.  http://schoolsoup.com/housescholarships/i-am-applying/    A scholarship website

*MENSA Scholarship - Mensa Scholarship

*VERNON COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS VERNON COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

*Texas Interscholastic League Foundation Scholarship Applications - Basic requirements are that a student must compete at the UIL Academic State Meet OR qualify as an Outstanding Soloist at the Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contes at least once in their high school career AND must plan to attend a Texas college or university.  Applications accaepted via the TILF website www.tilf.uiltexas.org from March 1, 2015 to May 30, 2015.

 


Boys and Girls Club Alumni Scholarship

Wichita Falls Founders Lions Club

Boys and Girls Club James Lane Memorial

*Clay County Association of Retired School Personnel Scholarship - $200 is awarded on a rotating basis of Clay County Schools. This is Henrietta's year.  Students who are going into the field of education are given preferential consideration.  However, the recipient does not have to be going into education to apply.  Turn applications into Counselor's office by May 15, 2013  Clay County Association of Retired School Personnel

*Home ecurity Scholarship - $1,000 given twice a year.  Details are on linkSecurity Scholarship

 Ed Bevering Scholarship Wells Fargo

 

*Students going to Vernon College and MSU and majoring in a Health related field. This scholarship is through the  United Regional Health Care System.  Deadline: May 25th                Health Care Flyer, Health Care Scholarship App

2013.  Henrietta Community Scholarships


*INCLUDE 1 TEACHER OR COUNSELOR LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION
*INCLUDE A SHORT ESSAY OF WHO INFLUENCED YOUR LIFE WITH THE WESTERN CULTURE, AND WHY YOU WOULD DESERVE THIS SCHOLARSHIP.
APPLY NOW  Application:  Ray Mayo Memorial Scholarship Appication
Mail Finished application to:
Mayo Scholarship 2012
Patsy Mayo, Box 25
Scotland, Texas 76979.

Rogers Cover Letter,  Rogers Scholarship Application,  Rogers Goals ,  Rogers Recommendation Page  The application is in PDF form and if opened with Acrobat Reader, you can type within the document.  

 

*Clay County Art Association Scholarship:  $500 scholarship.  Priority is given to student who is interested in pursuing any of the arts (music, art, theater, journalism, literature, etc) however, anyone can apply.  Must have at least an 85 GPA.  Come by the counselor's office for an application.

*Bryant and Dorothy Edwards Scholarship for MSU - based on entering test scores, academic achievement, financial need, citizenship and character.  Must be a Clay County Graduate enrolled full time at MSU.  Scholarship is renewable.  Up to  $2,000 a year per recipient will be awarded.  go to MSU Donor Services and Scholarships at mwsu.edu/scholarships for applications or click on link    Edwards Scholarship  Deadline is May 10th.

*Kirk Edwards Scholarship - must be graduates of a Clay County school who will be enrolled at MSU full time and maintain a 3.0 GPA.  It is renewable upon application for up to four years.  The award is $2,500 per year divided equally between the fall and spring semesters.  Education majors are encouraged to apply.  Deadline is May 10.  Find application at mwsu.edu/scholarships.

* Clay County Farm Bureau Scholarship - $250 scholarship given to male or female graduating from Clay County Schools.  A student having worked in agriculture or who will be entering college with an agricultural major will be given special consideration.  Must have a 3.0 (B) average and student or parents must have been a clay County Farm Bureau member for at least one year with renewal membership for the next year.  Two letters of recommendation (one from a teacher and one from a community person) must accompany the application.  You may pick up the applications in the counselor's office.  Deadline is April 10th.

*TCEA scholarship - $750 must be related to a TCEA member in order to apply.  Check out more details on the application pages.  Deadline May 1, 2013.TCEA p 1

 Mike Skinner p 1, Mike Skinner p 2, Mike Skinner p. 3

* Ozarka Natural Spring Water Scholarship - must be pursuing a degree in the field of earth/environmental science such as geology, hydro geology, environmental science, environmental law, environmental education, forestry, oceanography and ecology.  download information and application at:  www.nestlewaterstx.com.  The scholarship section of the web site is where to find the application and rules.  Deadline is April 3, 2013.

*All Sports Scholarship - 6 $500 scholarships to be announced at the All Sports Banquet.  Deadline is April 19, 2013.  All Sports p 1,All Sports Application

 

*Wichita Falls Teachers Federal Credit Union - open application for details and requirements for scholarship.  Wichita Falls Teachers Federal Credit Union

* Zavala Scholarship - $500 Students will need to go to our website www.zavalawf.com and click on the link "scholarships". Once on the scholarship page they will need to click the link for "high school grad" or "continuing education" application. We will be accepting scholarship applications until March 16, 2013. Although we are a Hispanic organization the scholarships are open to all races.  Part of the application process includes an essay. If any students feel they need help in this area, we will be having an essay workshop on March 5, 2013 at the library in downtown Wichita Falls from 5:30-7:30 pm.  If you have any questions you may contact Stephanie Robles at 940-882-0822 or steph.zamora.11@gmail.com

*The Wichita Falls Chapter of the Texas Tech Alumni Asssociation will be awarding over $6,000 in scholarship money to area high school seniors who have chosen to attend Texas Tech university in the fall of 2013.  The deadline is March 31st.  You may pick up a paper copy in my office or fill out the attached file.  If you do the online version, be sure to print it out in color or come by and I'll print it out for you.  TT Alumni p.1, TT Alumni p. 2

*  Turkey Fest - Scholarship Barrel Race -check out the information!  Last year Henrietta High School took home all the scholarship prize money! Let's do it again this year.  April 20, 2013, 11:30 A.M.  Come by my office for the application.Turkey Fest page 1, Turkey Fest page 2

*Red River Optimist Club Oratorical Contest - Topic:  "Why My Voice is Important".  Club entries deadline is March 12, 2013, and the Club Contest is to be held March 16th, 2013.  Red River Optimist Oratorical App

*The Texas Lyceum, a non-profit, non-partisan group, is the premier statewide leadership organization focused on identifying the next generation of top Texas leaders. The Lyceum consists of 96 men and women from throughout the state who begin their six years of service while under the age of 46, after demonstrating leadership in their community and profession and a deep commitment to Texas. One of the key missions of the Texas Lyceum is to educate the future leaders of Texas on policy topics important to the future of the state. The Texas Lyceum carries out five key tasks annually, of greatest relevance is the scholarship program.



The scholarship application may be reviewed on The Texas Lyceum website www.texaslyceum.org . Applications should be submitted electronically via the link / portal provided on the Scholarship page of the Texas Lyceum website by March 15, 2013.
 

*The Southeastern States Pupil Transportation Conference (SESPTC) is a Virginia non-profit corporation created over sixty-three years ago to host an annual conference focused on educating student transportation professionals.  As a result of the SESPTC, the Buster Bynum Education Scholarship is made available to one public school students in each of its fourteen-member southeastern states in the amount of $2,500.  The scholarship funds must be used to cover education expenses at a post secondary educational institution and will be paid to the institution in support of a student’s 2013-2014 school year expenses.  SESPTC Scholarship Application  

 

*Better Business Bureau/Dr. Louis J. Rodriguez Ethics Scholarship - awarded to a student who demonstrates high ethical standards based on letter of recommendation and the scholarship application.  Must have a declared major in a program area offered by the College of Business administration or be classified as "pre-business" at Midwestern State University.  Deadline is April 4, 2013.  Applications are in the counselor's office.

* Sheppard's Enlisted Spouses Scholarship - Deadline is March 22, 2013.  Must be a dependent of an enlisted military personal. Sheppard's Enlisted Spouses Club Scholarship

 Military Comptroller's Scholarship Application 2013

* The Senior-Junior Forum will be awarding 4 $1,000 scholarships to deserving male or female students who will be enrolled with a minimum of 12 hours at MSU next year.  The deadline for the application is April 1, 2013.  Senior-Junior Scholarship p. 1, Senior-Junior Scholarship App page 2

*The Henrietta Band Boosters will be giving 2 $500 scholarships to graduating band students.Access  the application by clicking: Henrietta Band Boosters Scholarship Application Deadline, May 10, 2013.

*The North Texas Home Builders Association Scholarship Committee is seeking applications for our annual scholarship program.They are seeking students who are pursuing a degree or appropriate certification in areas that are supportive of building trades/construction industries.  This could be (but not limited) to electrical, plumbing, heating and air conditioning, general construction, architecture, surveying, engineering or welding.   Deadline is May 1, 2013 North Texas Home Builders Association Scholarship App  click on the link section or the picture on the post.

* Texas Telephone Association Scholarships are available now at www.tta.org  Deadline is March 18, 2013.

*Best Buy Scholarship program:  Apply until Feb. 15, 2013.  Must demonstrate good grades, commitment to community and service and/or work experience.  Apply online at http://pr.bby.com

*The America Legion scholarship and financial aid informationwww.legion.org/needalift.

*The Clay County Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation is accepting applications for its 2013 local $500 scholarship that is available to a graduating Clay County Senior.  Applicants must possess a current hunting license and be a member of the NWTF. Youth memberships to the NWTF are available for $10 online at nwtf.org. For more scholarship guidelines check with the school guidance counselor or visit www.nwtf.org/jakes  Scholarship applications are due to the local chapter representative by Jan. 7, 2013. Applications must be mailed to Sheila Tucker, 9078 FM 2393, Wichita Falls, TX 76305.  Email questions to nwtfofclayco@yahoo.comTurkey Federation P. 1, Turkey Federation Scholarship App

 

*General Henry H. Arnold Education Grant Program$2,000 need-based grants.  Open to:         U.S. Air Force military dependents. Must have:   Minimum 2.0 GPA ("C" average).  Apply:     Online at Air Force Aid Society’s website:  (www.afas.org/Education/ArnoldEdGrant.cfm) from November to March.   Deadline:      March 8, 2013 for the 2013-2014 academic year

*The Scholarships for Military Children Program can help with a $1,500 scholarship. www.militaryscholar.org or www.commissaries.com. Applications available Dec. 3, 2012    Application deadline:  Feb. 22, 2013

 

*Fort Worth Scottish Rite Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Program.  $1,000 based on scholastic, extracurricular and community efforts and dedication.  Must be postmarked or hand delivered by March 1, 2013.  Applications are in the counselor's office.  

*Burger King - Burger King employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners are eligible to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2013-2014 school year.  apply at www.bkmclamorefoundation.org/WhatWe Do/ScholarsProgram.  Deadline is Jan. 10, 2013.

* Grant for Air Force Dependents - deadline is March 8, 2013.   Air Force Grant

* Red River Optimist Club.  Essay contest topic:  "How can I help my friends realize their value"  Club entries deadline:  January 18, 2013.  Send entries to Red River Optimist Club, P.O. Box 4702, Wichita Falls, TX  76308 or Ardis Jensen, 1111 W. Louisa, Iowa Park, TX  76367  Red River Optimist Entry Form

 

*Scholarship resource that is supposed to be free:  www.scholarships.com.

*www.fastweb.com - search over 6,000 scholarships

*www.CollegeForTexans.com or www.testprep.CollegeForTexans.com

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*Texas Engineering Foundation - Students interested in pursuing a career in engineering. The application form can be downloaded from www.tspe.org.  Submissions must be postmarked by January 11, 2013.  Be sure to check the criteria for selection on the application.  

*Elks National Foundation 2013 Most Valuable Student Scholarship Competition.  Application can be downloaded at www/.elks.org/enf/scholars.  Deadline for returning application to the Wichita Falls Lodge No. 1105 is December 7, 2012.

MSU is offering the Academic Merit Scholarship of $1,000 to beginning freshmen beginning with the Fall 2013 class, who are ranked in the top 25% of their senior class and have a minimum ACT of 25 or combined SAT 1150 or higher.  They must be admitted and submit a general merit application my March 1, 2013.  The application can be downloaded on the mwsu.edu website.  Type the application name in the search area and it will come up for you.  

MSU's President's Distinguished Scholarship application is February 1, 2013 and the amount is now $6,000 offered to 10 beginning freshmen up to four year of undergraduate study.  Access scholarship application at:  http://admissions.mwsu.edu/scholarships.asp.

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