**For additional information about scholarships and financial aid
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Below is a list of local scholarships offered to
Detroit High School seniors and the amounts.
**All scholarships will be due by 12:00 noon on the date due deadline, unless otherwise noted. Also, be sure to make sure all criteria for scholarships are met and any requested documents, such as transcripts and/or resume’s are included with application.
(The amounts listed are subject to change by scholarship benefactors.)
Red River County Soil & Water Conservation Scholarship Due: March 5, 20 20
Lennox Foundation Scholarship- $12,000 **Seniors must have a composite score of at least "20" on the ACT test to apply. Due: March 30th, 2020
PJC Erbie & Allie Bell Sale Scholarship (must be attending PJC and have at least a “22” on the ACT)– $1,200 per year Due: March 20 th, 20 20
Glenn Townes Memorial Scholarship- $10,000 Due: March 30 th, 2020
--(complete app online) Paris Junior College General Scholarship: April 1, 2020 https://parisjc.wufoo.com/forms/pjc-foundation-scholarship-application
Lamar Electric Cooperative Scholarship--$1,000 Due: April 3, 2020
Red River County Texas Scholars Scholarship Application (For Texas Scholars only-must have taken 2 semesters of an advanced measures class: either dual-credit or Spanish 3)-$100 Due: April 3 rd, 2020
Red River A.I.A. Co-op Gin Scholarship – $500 Due: April 6 th, 2020 (Must intend to pursue ag-related degree)
Brittany Camille Bailey Roseberry Scholarship—(2) $500.00 each Due: April 9 th, 2020
Trooper Jeff Nichols Memorial Scholarship--$1,000 Due: April 10 th, 2020
Blake Trammell Memorial Scholarship--$1,000.00 Due: April 10 th, 2020
Detroit FFA Scholarship-- $500.00 Due: April 17 th, 2020
Clarence Killough Memorial Booster Club Scholarship $1,500 Due: April 17 th, 2020
Detroit Elementary PTO Scholarship- $250 Due: April 17th, 2020
Leisa Brown Memorial Scholarship– (2) $500 Due: April 17 th, 2020
Eagle Honor—Charles Sharp Memorial Scholarship- (2) $500 Due: April 17 th, 2020
Richard McCoin & Zach Broadway Memorial Scholarship- $1,000 and $500 (Combined app) Due: April 23 rd, 2020
RRC Retired School Employees Scholarship- $100 Due: April 23 rd, 2020
Tyler Henderson Memorial Scholarship $500 Due: April 24 th, 2020
Detroit Youth Sports Association Scholarship– $250 Due: April 24 th, 2020 (must have at least 10 volunteer hours with DYSA for applicant’s senior year).
Heritage Bank Scholarship- $500 Due: April 27 th, 2020
Student Council Scholarship- $500 Due: April 27 th, 2020
American Legion Post 199 Scholarship– $1,500 Due: April 27 th, 2020
Detroit Class of 2019 Scholarship— $500 Due: April 30 th, 2020
Georgia Dorrough Memorial Scholarship--$500 Due: April 30, 2020
General Scholarship Websites: (You will need to search, create a profile for most of these and then apply & submit online. Be sure to look for eligibility rules, required documentation, and application deadlines).
www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/ Due: Oct. 31 st, 2019
https://www.texasgearup.com/dates-deadlines/scholarships www.scholarships.com -Texas Colleges Scholarship Listing
http://etcf.org/scholarships/available-scholarships/ East Texas Communities Foundation Scholarships—multiple deadlines (click on Summary Scholarship Chart)
http://www.ntcc.edu/scholarships Northeast Texas Community College Foundation Scholarships—Priority Deadline is March 13 th, 2020
https://www.parisjc.edu/pjc2/main/scholarships/ Paris Junior College Scholarships—Priority Deadline is April 1 st, 2020
https://web.saumag.edu/admissions/apply/scholarships/ -Southern Arkansas Univ. Scholarship Listing
http://www.tamuc.edu/admissions/tuitionCosts/financialAidandScholarships/scholarships/TexasAMUniversityCommerceScholarships/freshmanscholarships/default.aspx www.thesalliemaefund.org –Texas A&M Univ.-Commerce Scholarship Listing
http://www.sfasu.edu/admissions-and-aid/financial-aid/types-of-aid/scholarships www.studentscholarships.org -- Stephen F. Austin State University Scholarship Listing
https://www.shsu.edu/dept/financial-aid/scholarships/ --Sam Houston State University Scholarship Listing
AGRICULTURE SCHOLARSHIPS :(Please check eligibility rules and deadlines for each one and apply online. ACT or SAT scores are required for these scholarships).
*Lone Star AgCredit Scholarship $2,500 (6)
*Texas Farm Credit (Scholarship and Ag Student of the Month)
*Burger King McLamore Foundation Scholarship
*Texas Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association Scholarship
*Houston Livestock Show Exhibitor Scholarship (If you exhibited there)
**Also, check out other specific college websites to see what scholarships are available that
you or that your student meet criteria for.