TTA Foundation Scholarship will award six, four-year scholarships, in the amount of $1500 per year. Deadline is March 18, 2013. Applications are in the counselor's office and online at www.TTA.org.Schools may submit two applications.
TRTF (Texas Retired Teachers Foundation) is offering fifteen $500 scholarships to students who will be attending a Texas college in 2013-14 and are majoring in education (they must also be relatives of members of the Texas Retired Teachers Association). Applications and guidelines are available online at www.trtf.org/index.cfm/scholarships-grants/. Applications must be received by Mar.7.
Lone Star Ag Credit will award four graduating seniors a $2500 scholarship in 2012. Students must provide application form, resume, transcript, and a one page essay on “How has agriculture impacted your past and how will it affect your future?” Applications are in the counselor’s office. April 1st deadline.
American Legion Post 199 Deport, Texas Scholarship is available to Detroit seniors. Applicant must write a 250 word minimum essay on the importance of military service. Student eligibility: Student’s parent, grandparent or legal guardian must be active duty military or a veteran of military service (honorably discharged) Applications are in the counselor’s office. Deadline is April 26th.
Smiles Made for Life $1000 College Scholarship Application is available for seniors that are patients (past or current) of Dr. Shae Ochoa at Mt. Pleasant. Deadline is April 6th.
Paris Junior College scholarship application should be completed online at www.parisjc.edu/index.php/pjc/content-pjc/financial-aid/.
The application for the PJC Presidential Scholarship is in the counselor’s office. To apply a student must have a minimum ACT composite score of 25. Deadline for receiving applications is March 22nd. The PJC Erbie Allie Bell Sale Scholarship is open for students with an ACT minimum score of 22.
Kimberly Clark Credit Union scholarship application is on website at www.kimberlyclarkcu.org for seniors who are children or grandchildren of Kimberly Clark Corp. employees and retirees. Deadline is March 29th.
Scholarship applications are available on www.collegeforalltexans.com.
The East Texas Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers awards scholarships to seniors who plan on majoring in petroleum engineering, mechanical engineering or chemical engineering. Applications are available at www.easttexas.spe.org.
Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation has launched a new scholarship of $10,000 for twenty college-bound seniors. Candidates must be nominated by an eligible community leaders. Find information at web site www.reaganfoundation.org/GE-RFScholarships.aspx.
Texas Rural Education Association 2012 student scholarship applications are in the counselor’s office or online at www.frs.org. Deadline is March 1st.
Clarksville Rotary Club Scholarship Application should be available at a later date online at www.clarksvillerotary.net.
Upcoming test dates: ACT -April 13th, register by March 8th & June 8th, register by May 3, 2013, cost $33 (no writing) & $48 ACT plus writing. SAT is May 4th, register by April 5th June 1st, register by May 7th, cost $47. Students that are eligible for free or reduced lunches are eligible for ACT and SAT fee waivers. Contact the counselor for the fee waivers.
Local Scholarship Deadlines
Lennox Foundation-Feb. 22nd
Ella Woody Memorial-May 2nd
Glenn Townes Memorial - April 19th
Richard McCoin Memorial - April 19th
Zachary Broadway Memorial - April 19th
Texas Scholar Scholarship - March 29th
The EAGLE Honor (Charles Sharp Memorial) - April 30th
Detroit Student Council - April 26th
Detroit Class of 2012-April 26th
Detroit PTO-April 12th
Detroit Youth Sports Assn. - April 12th
Leisa Brown Memorial - April 12th
Blake Trammell Memorial - May 1st
Tyler Nicole Henderson Memorial - May 1st
American Legion Post 199 - April 26th
Red River Retired School Employees - April 30th
Booster Club - May 1st
Eagle Educational Foundation - May 6th
Clarksville Rotary Club Scholarship - May 3rd
Heritage Bank Scholarship - May 1st
Applications for the local scholarships are in the Counselor’s office. Seniors should return the completed applications to the counselor except for the few designated otherwise.