SCHOLARSHIP

TEXAS SOCIETY ORDER OF CONFEDERATE ROSE, INC. 
 
MARILYN C. SWEENEY SCHOLARSHIP 


The Texas Society Order of Confederate Rose, Inc. (TSOCR) recognizes that our young people are our local, state and national leaders of tomorrow. We strive to make them aware of our historical past  by offering a $1,000 scholarship opportunity.  The TSOCR Scholarship is offered annually to a graduating Texas high school or home schooled student who will be attending a post secondary college, university or vocational school.  

The application and requirements for this scholarship essay contest are as follows:
  •  Applicants will be required to write an essay on a subject selected by the TSOCR Scholarship Committee and submit all supporting documentation.  
The TSOCR Scholarship Committee will review all essays and applications and announce a winner by May 15. The winner will be notified by telephone and by letter on/after May 15.   

The winning entrant should plan to attend the TSOCR Annual State Meeting in June to accept their award.   

  The essay topic for the 2017-2018 year will be:  
 “Blacks Contributions to the War Between the States”  

Please refer all questions about the scholarship process and applications to: 

           Lynn Daughdrill, Scholarship Chairperson            President.montgomeryrose47@gmail.com