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.)
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 17 th, 20 2 1
Glenn Townes Memorial Scholarship- $10,000 Due: March 30 th, 2021
Lennox Foundation Scholarship- $12,000 **Seniors must have a composite score of at least "20" on the ACT test to apply. Also, applicants must have completed both their junior and senior years at the same Red River County school district. Due: March 31 st, 2021
--(complete app online) Paris Junior College General Scholarship: April 1, 2021 https://parisjc.wufoo.com/forms/pjc-foundation-scholarship-application
Lamar Electric Cooperative Scholarship--$1,000 Due: April 5, 202 1
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 III)-$100 Due: April 5 th, 2 021
Red River A.I.A. Co-op Gin Scholarship – $500 Due: April 6 th, 202 1 (Must intend to pursue ag-related degree)
Blake Trammell Memorial Scholarship--$1,000.00 Due: April 9 th, 202 1
Brittany Camille Bailey Roseberry Scholarship—(2) $500.00 each Due: April 9 th, 2021
Detroit Elementary PTO Scholarship- (2) $250 each Due: April 15th, 2021
Detroit Greenhouse Scholarship- (1)-$500 and (2)-$250 each Due: April 15 th, 2021
Richard McCoin & Zach Broadway Memorial Scholarship- $1,000 and $500 (Combined app) Due: April 15 th, 2021
Clarence Killough Memorial Booster Club Scholarship $1,000 Due: April 16 th, 2021
Leisa Brown Memorial Scholarship– (2) $500 Due: April 16 th, 2021
Eagle Honor—Charles Sharp Memorial Scholarship- (2) $500 Due: April 16 th, 2021
Trooper Jeff Nichols Memorial Scholarship--$1,000 Due: April 16 th, 2021
Detroit Ag Alumni Scholarship-- ($ amount varies) Due: April 16 th, 2021
RRC Retired School Employees Scholarship- $100 Due: April 23 rd, 2021
Tyler Henderson Memorial Scholarship $500 Due: April 23 rd, 2021
Detroit Youth Sports Association Scholarship– $250 Due: April 23 rd, 2021 (must have at least 10 volunteer hours with DYSA for applicant’s senior year).
Heritage Bank Scholarship- $500 Due: April 27 th, 2021
Student Council Scholarship- $500 Due: April 27 th, 2021
Detroit Class of 2020 Scholarship— $500 Due: April 27 th, 2021
Red River County Farm Bureau Scholarship--$1,000 Due: April 29, 2021
Clarksville Rotary Club Scholarship- $750 Due: April 30, 2021
American Legion Post 199 Scholarship– $1,500 Due: April 27 th, 2020
Georgia Dorrough Memorial Scholarship--$500 Due: May 7 th, 2021
**For additional information about scholarships and financial aid
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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, 2020
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, 2021
https://www.parisjc.edu/pjc2/main/scholarships/ Paris Junior College Scholarships—Priority Deadline is April 1 st, 2021
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.