SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Capital Farm Credit Scholarship: One $1,000. one-time scholarship awarded to an individual from a Guadalupe county high school. Eligibility requirements; Applicant must be a senior, graduating within the current school year. , currently has no less than a B average, must demonstrate that they have a tentative educational plan and goals, related to field in agriculture, education, or natural resources. For more information and application, please visit the counselor's office. Deadline is May 10, 2021.

Navarro Panther Band Booster Scholarship application is now available at the counselor's office or on line. Deadline is Monday April 26, 2021.

Erwin-Lee Memorial Scholarship: Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded (one for an Athlete or Band Member and one to a FFA member. Applications are in the counselor's office and the Deadline is April 28,2021.

Jacob Riley Springs Memorial Scholalrship: This scholarship is set up in memory of Jacob Riley Springs. This award in the amount of $1,000, will be given to a deserving student based on community service in which the student has participated during his/her high school career at Navarro High School, as well as college goals, acceptance and financial need. Deadline is April 30, 2021. Applications can be picked up in the counselor's office.

The Seguin Sunrise Rotary Scholarship Foundation Vocational Scholarship: This scholarship is open to ALL GRADUATING Seniors of Navarro High School. Application Deadline is April 23, 2021 and applications may be picked up in the counselor's office.

The Seguin Sunrise Rotary Scholarship Foundation Interact Scholarship: The interact Scholarships are awarded to graduating seniors who are members of the Navarro Interact Club. Application for this scholarship are in the counselor's office and the deadline for this scholarship is April 23, 2021.

San Antonio Cactus and Xerophyte Society Larry Murphy Memorial Scholarship : This Scholarship will be awarded to the high school senior who best meets the requirement set forth by the Scholarship Committee. A copy of the application can be found on the Society web-site (www.sacxs.org). Deadline is June 2, 2021.

Tammy McKinny Memorial Scholarship: Criteria for Student selection A.)Graduating senior planning to enter a Texas Trade School, College or University. B) Student must be in top 50% of Class. C) Special consideration will be given to students who are members of the Texas High School Rodeo Association, however, selection is not limited to those students. For application , visit the counselor's office. Deadline is April 9, 2021.

LULAC National Scholarship , Eligibility requirements: Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, legal permanent resident, or be granted Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) ; Must have applied to or be enrolled as a full-time student in a college or university, including 2-year colleges , or vocational schools that lead to an associated degree. ; student will not be eligible for a scholarship if he/she is related to a scholarship committee member, the Council President, or an individual contributor to the funds of the Council. Form application and more information, please visit the counselor's office. Deadline is March 31, 2021

McQueeney Scholarship. ONline application https://mcqueeneylionsclub.org/scholarship-application-rules/scholarship-application-essay-and-transcript-submittal-form/ Deadline is April 1, 2021. Eligibility qualifications are you must be a high school senior in Guadalupe County/The scholarship must be used for the purpose of study at an academically accredited tow or four-year college/university or vocational school./Academic achievement, community involvement, and leadership will be considered in the selection of scholarship recipients.

American Legion H.U. Wood Post 245 Scholarship: This scholarship open to Graduating seniors in Guadalupe County Schools that are planning to attending college in the fall. The 2021 scholarship can be printed from their website at www.seguinlegion.org under the PROGRAMS tab and then select Scholarship. Completed application must be returned to the American Legion Post, 618 E. Kingsbury St., Seguin, Texas 78155 on one of the following dates from 3:30 to 5:30 on the following dates: March 18th or March 29th.

Taylor Hudson Memorial Scholarship 2021: This scholarship has been set up in memory of Taylor Hudson. There are four scholarship awards available in the amount of $1,250. each. The applicant must write two essays and complete the application, attach a high school transcript, essays and any acceptance letters. Turn it in to the high school counselor's office. Deadline is April 16, 2021.

Kiwanis Club of Seguin Scholarship: Eligibility requirements and rules for this scholarship are 1) applicant must be in their senior year of high school 2) applicant must complete fifty (50) hours of volunteer service within the community, verified in writing by the recipient organization(s) Hours may come for all grades during high school. For additional requirements and application, visit the counselor's office. Deadline is April 1, 20221

Allan Dreibrodt Memorial Foundation Scholarship 2021: Eligibility Requirements: 1. The applicant must be currently enrolled in FFA or 4H 2.The applicant must have participated in the Guadalupe County Youth Show for a minimum of 2 years. 3. The applicant must have an overall "B" average or above. 4. The applicant must graduate from a Guadalupe County High School prior to June 30, 2021. 5. The applicant must continue his/her education beyond high school and provide a copy of his/her registration with the higher education institution to the Allan Dreibrodt Memorial Foundation. Applications are in the counselor office. Deadline for this Scholarship is April 1, 2021.

Courtney Orona Memorial Athletic Scholarship 2021: Please visit the counselor's office for application and requirements. Deadline is April 7, 2021.

Geronimo Lions Club Scholarship: This scholarship is for seniors who plan to attend a college, university or trade school in the fall of 2021; Application can be picked up in the counselor's office. Deadline for application is April 16, 2021.

Seguin Rotary Club Endowed Scholarship for Vocational or Academics: Candidates for a four-year college or university scholarships must be in the top 10% of their graduating class/there is no class rank requirement for students applying for a vocational or technical school scholarship. For more details and scholarship application , please visit the counselor's office. Deadline is March 26, 2021.

Navarro Athletic Booster Club Scholarship: Selection of this scholarship is based on a point system that covers G.P.A., Extracurricular school related activities, volunteer/community service work, employment, essay, letters of recommendation and involvement in the booster club. Application are available in the counselor's office. For eligibility requirements please pick up an application or visit the Athletic Booster Club web site. Deadline is April 7th, 2021.

Order of the Eastern Star 555 Scholarship : This scholarship is open to graduates of Guadalupe County Schools. Applicants will be judges on following non-priority attributes. A) Need for financial assistance B) School record - Submit a copy of 7 semester transcript C) Citizenship, Character, Personality - Submit a letter with the application containing autobiographical information , statement of aims and purposes, and a brief comment on financial needs. Deadline for this application is April 19, 2021 and must be mailed and arrive at the following address by the 19th of April. Seguin Chapter 555 OES Scholarship Committee, P.O. Box 1470 , Seguin, Texas 78156-1470.

Guadalupe County Youth Show Scholarship: Eligibility Requirements are 1) applicant must have participated in the current year show. 2) applicant must be a graduating senior and be able to meet all admission requirements of the college, university or trade school selected. 3) applicant must agree to attend classes as prescribed by the school's curriculum for the semester in which tuition is paid 4) in all cases, the Guadalupe County Youth Show will have the final decision on eligibility of each applicant, and , if for any reason an applicant is found to be ineligible by the Scholarship Selection Committee, the scholarship shall not be awarded. Deadline is April 1st, 2021. For more information, please email : gcys@yahoo.com. Applications can be picked up in the counselor's office.

FUMC Weekday School Scholarship 2021: The Committee will consider the following when awarding a scholarship - a) attendance of FUMC Weekday School b) Community Involvement c) Academics d) Church and school leadership e) Completeness of application Deadline is March 26, 2021. Applications can be found in the counselor's office.

Preceptor Beta Epsilon XP 886 Scholarship: Qualifications for this scholarship: 1) Recipient must be a senior in high school; 2) must attend either Seguin High School or Navarro High School; 3) must have attended one of the above schools for at least one full year; 4) must have a grade point average (GPA) of 80 or above; 5) must return this form and three teacher evaluations (forms attached) must be returned to the counselor by March 26, 2021. 6) Recipient cannot be in the immediate family of Preceptor Beta Epsilon member.

2021 BUCK FEVER SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

OPEN TO: All Graduating high school seniors from Guadalupe County and

graduating seniors from surrounding counties who have participated

in Buck Fever Event.

AMOUNT: Buck Fever gives one-time scholarships in the amount of $1,000 to be awarded in June 2021.

DISTRIBUTION: The scholarship is payable directly to the student upon proof of registration to a college, university, agricultural or technical school.

SELECTION: To be considered for the Buck Fever scholarship, the applicant must show an interest in the outdoors or outdoor-related activities. Major course of study that emphasizes outdoor, science, or agriculture is not a requirement, but will be given priority.

APPLICATIONS: Available through school counselor’s office and online at www.buckfever.org.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: All applications should be completed and returned to

Buck Fever

SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE

c/o 595 Rohlf Road

Seguin, TX 78155

Received no later than March 31, 2021.

NOTIFICATION:

Applications for scholarships with New Braunfels Community Foundation are OPEN NOW!

 Applications accepted ONLINE ONLY at nbcommunityfoundation.org (830-606-9597).

 List of scholarships, with individual online application links, are listed below:

 2021 SCHOLARSHIPS

APPLICATIONS FOR THESE SCHOLARSHIPS ARE NOW OPEN. APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED ONLINE ONLY.

 SCHOLARSHIPS INCLUDE:

OLA ARMSTRONG SCHOLARSHIP, THE GVTC FOUNDATION, $20,000(1)

Recipients of the Ola Armstrong Scholarship are those that exemplify characteristics of community involvement by volunteering in the communities in which they live. Students applying to The GVTC Foundation scholarships must live within the GVTC service area and must subscribe to at least one GVTC service.

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RITCHIE T. SORRELLS SCHOLARSHIP FOR LEADERS, THE GVTC FOUNDATION, $20,000 (1)

Recipients of the Ritchie T. Sorrells Scholarship for Leaders are those that exemplify leadership qualities and hold a leadership position in their current school, community organization, club or committee. Students applying to The GVTC Foundation scholarships must live within the GVTC service area and must subscribe to at least one GVTC service.

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THE GVTC FOUNDATION TECHNICAL/VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP, $5,000

Recipients of the 2021 Vocational/Technical Scholarship are those that have demonstrated a commitment to continuing their education in pursuit of a degree or certification in a vocational or technical field. The GVTC Foundation’s goal in offering these scholarships is to enable members of our community to reach their career goals and continue to grow the skilled workforce where we work and live.

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BANDERA ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE SCHOLARSHIPS, $2,500 (10)

The Bandera Electric Cooperative Scholarship program was established in 1998 to encourage and assist in the education pursuits of members and their immediate family members or applicants who reside in the service area. Parents or legal guardians must be members of Bandera Electric Cooperative or receive BEC service at their residence and provide written verification from the member-owner of the account.

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BUILDING BRIGHTER FUTURES FUND

Kellie Stallings has more than 33 years experience with a variety of clinical and administrative duties. Kellie worked at Connections Individual and Family Services here in New Braunfels for more than 25 years and was the Executive Director for over 22 years. The Building Brighter Futures Fund has been established to honor Kellie’s legacy in the community and give hope to those who have faced adversity in their lives. This fund is designed to give back to those who have had to overcome obstacles and need that little extra help to succeed. Kellie has always believed in helping and this fund is her lasting legacy to continue that effort by developing future generations. In applying for this fund you become part of Kellie’s lasting footprint in our community and we hope that that legacy continues for many years to come.

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NEW BRAUNFELS AREA CAR CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

The New Braunfels Area Car Club Scholarship provides graduating seniors the opportunity to continue education in a field related to the automobile industry. Applicants must be a resident of the area covered by membership in the New Braunfels Area Car Club (Comal and Guadalupe counties).

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Questions? Contact Betty Taylor, Director of Communications and Donor Services, at betty@nbcommunityfoundation.org or (830) 606-9597.

The New Braunfels Community Foundation scholarship program helps local youth or adults pursue their dreams of furthering their education.

NBCF matches caring donors with deserving students who want to continue their studies at colleges, universities, trade or technical schools. The scholarship program is created for individual donors who set up specific criteria for the administration of their funds.

NBCF fields all applicants, filters those applicants based on criteria set up by the donor, and administers and monitors scholarship grants. This is a much easier, less expensive way for donors to make a difference in a student’s life.

If you are interested in creating a scholarship fund, please contact NBCF at brit@nbcommunityfoundation.org or (830) 606-9536.

 Ann & Bethany Bertling and Tristan Gonzalez Foundation Scholarship: Eligibility requirements for this scholarship are: 1) Applicant must be currently enrolled in FFA or 4H  2) Applicant must have participated in the Guadalupe County Youth Show for a minimum of 2 years.  3) applicant must have an overall "B" average. 4) applicant must graduate from high school prior to June 30, 2021.  5) applicant must continue his/her education beyond high school and provide a copy of his/her registration with the higher education institution to the ABT Foundation.  Applications are available in the counselor's office.  Deadline for this application is 3:30 on March 26, 2021

2021 Panther Posse Scholarship:  Applications are now available in the Counselor's office.  Qualifications are: 1. 3.0 GPA or better  2. At least one varsity athletic letter (including cheerleading)   3. Must be attending a college or university in fall of 2021   4.Must submit a brief essay on :what participating in Navarro sports has meant to them" . (no more than a page and a half).  Applications are due to the counselor by 4/15/2021. 

H-E-B is a Corporate Sponsor of the UIL and has its annual H-E-B Scholarship Program for Community Service Excellence opportunity. Nominees must have the following submitted to https://www.sportsinaction.com/scholarship/by no later than Feb. 3, 2021:

  • Minimum 3.3 GPA

  • Number of Community Service Hours completed in the last 12 months

  • Community Service Verification Letters to document the number of hours submitted

  • A Letter of Recommendation

  • A Short Essay (500 words or less) on the topic: “What does Community mean to you?”

There will be 15 total winners – 5 each in music, academics and athletics – and each will be awarded $2,000 from H-E-B. An announcement of the winners will be March 9, 2021. Please make your students and/or support staff aware of this opportunity.

Guada-Coma Independent Cattlemen's Association Scholarship:  Eligibility requirements: Parents or grandparents must be members of Guada-Coma Independent Cattleman's Association.  Please pick up the scholarship at the counselor's office. Deadline is April 16, 2021.

Luling Foundation Trade/Vocational School Scholarship: Eligibility requirements: A) be a citizen or permanent resident of the US B) be a resident of Caldwell, Gonzales, or Guadalupe County  C) have at least an average academic record  D) have a good conduct record  E) have a high school degree or equivalent  F) pursue a course of study at a trade/vocational school at least 4 months in length. Enroll in at least 12 semester hours  or the equivalent of a "full-time Student" status.  G) turn in all materials on time.  Late applications will NOT be accepted. Application packets are in the counselor's office. Deadline is March 31, 2021.

Luling Foundation Agricultural Scholarship: Eligibility requirements: A) be a citizen or permanent resident of the US B) be a resident of Caldwell, Gonzales, or Guadalupe County C) have at least an average academic record D) have a good conduct record E) be a graduating senior & if selected, must have a high school degree or equivalent in order to receive scholarship funds F) plan to attend a Texas college or university and participate in a curriculum leading to an agriculture or agriculture related degree.  Student must enroll in a minimum of twelve semester hours. G) Turn in all material on time.  Late applications will NOT be accepted.  Application packets are in the counselor's office.  Deadline is March 31, 2021.

Luling Foundation Healthcare Scholarship: Eligibility requirements: A) be a citizen or permanent resident of the US B) be a resident of Caldwell, Gonzales, or Guadalupe County C) have at least an average academic record D) have a good conduct record E) have a high school degree or equivalent  F) attend at Texas college or university and participate in a curriculum leading to a healthcare or healthcare related degree.  Student must enroll in a minimum of twelve semester hours. G) Late application will not be accepted.  Application Packets are in the counselor's office and the Deadline is March 31, 2021.

Guadalupe County Fair Association Scholarship Application:  If you participated in the Guadalupe County Fair, this scholarship is for you.  Application can be picked up in the Counselor's office. Deadline is Friday, March 12,2021.  Completed application will need to be sent to GCFA, P.O. Box 334 , Seguin, Tx 78155 and must be post marked by March 12, 2021. 

Four Rivers Association of Realtors Scholarship: For this scholarship, applicants must be a graduating senior this spring and be planning to attend any 2-year or 4 year technical school, college, or university with in 1 year of graduation.  Applications are available in the counselor's office.  Deadline is April 2, 2021. 

Beth Stanley Zies Communication Scholarship: This $1,000 scholarship is for seniors entering a college or university in the field of Journalism, communication or related fields.  Applicants must rank in the upper 30 % of their class, demonstrate qualities of leadership, citizenship, and character, and be a Guadalupe County resident. Deadline for this scholarship is March 1, 2021 and applications are available in the counselor's office.

Guadalupe County Texas A & M University Mother's Club Scholarship: Must be a graduating High school senior who will attend Texas A & M University at College Station or Galveston as a full time student.  The application must be received on or before, February 1, 2021.  Applications are in the counselor's office.

GBRA scholarship: To apply go to Guadalupe-Blanco River Authority Scholarship Program bit.ly/GBRA-Scholarship Deadline is January 22, 2021

George Washington Scholarship/Guadalupe County Farm Bureau https://5il.co/l4rp

Bexar County Scholarship Clearing House/Randolph Spouses' club https://5il.co/l32y

Heisman Scholarship https://heismanscholarship.com/application/are-you...