IMPORTANT NOTICE:  Please turn in scholarship application and any supporting documentation to Portable 16 by the Dobie due date, not the scholarship due date. Scholarships that are processed through College Now take at least 5 days to be processed and mailed on time.    
     REMINDER:  If the scholarship requires an official transcript and is being mailed through College Now office, request it 5 days BEFORE Dobie/P-16 due date.  The registrar is located in the hallway next to the counseling office.  Cost is $1 per transcript.  Have it sent to P-16.      
     Helpful Links:   Scholar Snapp simplifies the scholarship application process
                                   Jack Kent Cooke is a scholarship program for high achieving, low income students

                                    Scholarships and college links

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                                  Website about App that lists scholarships available for undocumented students   
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    SCHOLARSHIPS: Shell Federal Credit Union John Garrison Scholarship    
                                           Apply:            Paper applicatioavailable in P-16, counseling office, College Connection table in cafeteria, and at
                                           Due:               January 9, 2019 
                                           Amount:         $2,500 
                • Must own or establish a Shell FCU savings account in applicant's name 
                • Graduating high school senior
                • Plan to attend an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the United States 
                • Official transcript
                • Essay
                • Recommendation letter (optional)
                            Barry E. Harris Memorial Scholarship   
                                           Apply:            Paper application will be available January 9, 2019 in P-16, counseling office,and College Connection table in cafeteria
                                           Due:               March 29, 2019 
                                           Amount:         $1,000 (paid over the course of 2 years)
                • Maintained a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) during high school
                • Involved in athletics each year of enrollment at Dobie
                • Acceptance letter from college, university, or trade school
                • Not receiving full financial aid 
                • Essay
                            Gulf Coast Educators Federal Credit Union Scholarship   
                                           Apply:            Paper application in P-16, counseling office, and College Connection table in cafeteria
                                           Due:               February 21, 2019 
                                           Amount:         $4,000 ($500 per semester for 4 years)
                • Must be graduating senior
                • Parent and student must be a member in good standing with GCEFCU
                • Transcript
                • Recommendation letters 
                • Essay

                                          Texas Student Housing Scholarship    
                                           Apply:            Paper application in P-16, counseling office, and College Connection table in cafeteria
                                           Due:               January 24, 2019 
                • Must be graduating senior
                • Must be attending college in Austin, College Station, or Denton
                • Send SAT/ACT scores
                • Official transcript
                            Horatio Alger Scholarship
                                           Due:               October 25, 2018 
                                           Amount:         $6,000 - $25,000 
                • Must be a high school senior
                • Plan to enter college no later than the Fall semester following graduation
                • Must have at least a 2.0 GPA
                • Demonstrate financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income)
                • Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
                • Be a United States citizen
                                          FIDM National Scholarship Competition
                                          Due:               March 29, 2019 
                                          Amount:         Full one-year tuition at FIDM
                • Must be a high school senior
                • Major in: Apparel Industry Management, Beauty Marketing & Product Development, Fashion Design, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Merchandising & Marketing, Merchandise Product Development, Social Media, Visual Communications 
                                            The Hispanic Heritage Foundation    
                                            Due:               October 15, 2018 
                                            Amount:         Up to $3,500
                • Juniors graduating in the spring of 2019 
                • Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
                • Must enroll at an accredited higher education institution in 2019-2020
                • Be of Hispanic heritage
                • Be a U.S. permanent resident, U.S. citizen, or qualify under the DACA
                • If selected, attendance to regional awards ceremony is mandatory and travel is at the recipient's expense
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                                            Article V Amendment High School Scholarship Competition
                                            Due:               September 21, 2018 
                                            Amount:         $1,000
                • Must be a senior or junior in high school
                • Amendment essay of 300-350 words
                • Finalist will have to present in-person at Marble Falls, TX
                                            Aspiring Nurse Scholarship   
                                            Due:               August 31, 2018     
                                            Amount           $1,000
                • Graduating senior
                • A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
                • A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare
                • Plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN/LVN, ADN, and BSN program
                • 500 word essay                           
                                            Clutch Prep Scholarship    
                                            Due:               July 31, 2018 
                                            Amount:         $750
                • Graduating high school senior
                • Enroll in a 2-4 year accredited college or university 
                • Permanent legal U.S.   

                                            HAHMP Sylvan Rodriguez Scholarship   
                                            Due:               July 2, 2018 
                                            Amount:         $3,000
                • Graduating high school senior
                • High school transcript
                • Must be pursuing a career as print, photo, broadcast, online journalist or in public relations
                • Recent W2 forms
                • Two letters of recommendation
                • One-page resume
                • An autobiographical essay or video
                • Must plan to attend as full-time student at a community college or university