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    Scholarships  

     
     
    LISTS OF AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS ARE FOUND:
    1. IN THE "SHOW ME THE MONEY" FOLDER IN THE FRONT OFFICE - (forms available)
    2. ONLINE (Forms online - if incidated to apply online)
    Go to ednaisd.org, click on our schools, click Edna High School, Counselor corner, Scholarships
    3. ON FACEBOOK EHS COUNSELORS CONNECTIONS (posted as scholarships arrive)
    4. ON THE LIST OUTSIDE THE COUNSELORS OFFICE DOOR (entire list of all scholarships received)
    Take a pic of the list often to see what's new! 

     

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    CURRENT LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS FOR 2021-2022
     
     
    JACKSON ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE SCHOLARSHIP
    Several $1000 scholarships awarded to sons/daughters of members with active accounts
    Deadline 5pm - March 10, 2022
    Forms in the Show me the Money Folder in the office
    Applications should be sent to the Bay City or Edna office
     
     
    LABORATORY SCIENCE SCHOLARSHIP
    $500 for a student interested in working in a lab setting in health care
    Deadline March 1, 2022 - turn applications in to the front office
    Forms in the Show me the Money Folder in the office
     
     
    VICTORIA FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
    1 form qualifies for over 100 scholarships available
    Apply online:  Victoria.College.edu/Scholarships
    Must attend Victoria College Fall 2022
    Priority deadline March 10, 2022
     
     
    ELEANOR BRACKENRIDGE LITERARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
    Scholarship awarded to a Senior girl 
    Applications in the Show me the Money folder in the office
    Please follow the instructions they provide carefully
    Awarding 12 - $500 scholarships
    Return forms to the front office -- Deadline is March 24, 2022
     
     
    C.O. and KITTIE FENNER FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding between $6000-$9000 in scholarships this year
    Last year we received 3 very nice scholarships for our Seniors
    Forms in the office -- Deadline is March 30, 2022
     
      
    IRA and MARGARET SKLAR SCHOLARSHIP
    Scholarship open to a Senior Ag or Senior Welding student 
    Forms in the office -- Deadline is March 30, 2022
     
      
    HAGAN SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION
    Need 3.75gpa, enroll at 4yr college in Fall, work 240 hours prior to enrolling in college, provide FAFSA and be Pell Grant eligible.  For Seniors that need substantial financial need to attend college.  Scholarship is renewable up to $48,000.
    Apply online:  www.hsfmo.org          Deadline is Dec 1, 2021
     
     
    EVERARD and BERTHA DELL McDOWELL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    $1000 scholarship for a Senior going into the field of education
    Forms in the front office - Deadline is March 30, 2022
     
     
    HEB COMMUNITY SERVICE EXCELLENCE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
    Awarding 15 - $2000 scholarships (5 in Band, 5 in Academics, 5 in Athletics)
    Apply online:  https://www.sportsinaction.com/scholarship
    Deadline January 28, 2022
     
     
    CITIZENS STATE BANK SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 1 - $1000 scholarship.  Parent or student must have account with Citizens State Bank.
    Applications in the front office Show Me the Money Folder.  Deadline is April 1, 2022.
     
     
    BURGER KING SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding between $1,000 and $50,000 to a student that works at Burger King or has a parent
    that works at Burger King.  Must have at least 2.5GPA on 4.0 scale
    Apply online:  bk-scholars.com
     
     
     
    HOUSTON LIVESTOCK SHOW AND RODEO SCHOLARSHIPS
    Awarding over $14 million to area students in over 800 scholarships, most worth $20,000 each
    (Having shown an animal is not a requirement)
    A full list of scholarships is available online or email Ms. Renee:  rmitchell@ednaisd.org for a list
    Texas 4H and FFA students encouraged to apply - over 140 scholarships available to these members at $20,000 each
    Apply online:  clsr.com     Click: education support     Click:  scholarships     Click:  apply
    Will require completed FAFSA and an ACT or SAT score
    Opens December 1, 2021 and closes February 1, 2022
     
     
    LARRY HORTON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Awaring over $7500 in scholarships this year to students enrolling in a Texas college or vocational school.
    Applications will ask for SAT/ACT and TSI scores
    Forms in the Front office folder - Deadline February 1, 2022
     
     
    TEXANA CHAPTER OF DAUGHTERS OF THE REPUBLIC OF TEXAS SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding $500 - student must enroll in a Texas college and use the scholarship within 1 year of receiving it.
    Proof of registration must be mailed before money is awarded.
    Forms in the front office folder - Deadline February 10 @ 3pm
     
     
     
    SOUTH TEXAS FARM & RANCH SHOW SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 12 scholarships ranging from $1250-$1750 to students pursuing a degree that supports the agriculture industry
    Must be in top 1/3 of graduating class and enrolling in college or trade school.
    Apply online:  http://southtexasfarmandranchshow.com/resources/scholarships
    Deadline March 21, 2022 
     
     
    HEB SCHOLARSHIP
    Must have a 3.3 GPA or higher - 5 scholarships in each:  athletics, academics, music
    $2000 per scholarship
    www.sportsinaction.com/scholarship
     
     
    JACKSON COUNTY YOUTH FAIR
    Applications in the "Show Me the Money Folder" in the front office
    Applications need to be mailed in to the address on the application 
    Deadline is April 1, 2020
     
     
    TDECU SCHOLARSHIP
    Must be enrolling in 2yr, technical or 4yr school
    Apply online at tdecu.org/scholarship
    Deadline is February 7 by 3:00pm
     
     
    JACKSON COUNTY FEDERAL TEACHERS CREDIT UNION
    Applicant, Parent, Grandparent or Guardian must be a member for 1 year to qualify for the scholarship
    Forms are in the "Show me the money" folder in the front office
    Deadline is April 22, 2022
     
     
    EDNA ROTARY CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
    For graduating Seniors attending a college, university or technical school.
    Make sure you complete the essay on the back of the application.
    Forms in the Show me the Money Folder - Deadline is April 1, 2022
     
     
    ST. AGNES CATHOLIC FAMILY LIFE SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms in the front office. Deadline is April 1, 2022
     
     
    ST. AGNES CATHOLIC DAUGHTER SCHOLARSHIP 
    To be eligible:  student must be a member of St. Agnes and attend CCD Classes
    Forms in the front office - Deadline is April 1, 2022
     
     
    ALPHA DELTA DELTA BETA SCHOLARHIP APPLICATION
    Forms in the front office.  Deadline is April 1, 2022
     
     
    LAVACA-NAVIDAD RIVER AUTHORITY SCHOLARSHIP AND KAY FRELS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 4 - $1000 scholarship to Edna Seniors AND 1 - $2000 scholarship (Kay Frels Memorial)
    Forms in the front office.
    Deadline is March 31 and must be mailed to the address on the application.
     
     
    ORTIZ-HERNANDEZ MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms in the Front office - must attend college or trade school in Texas.
    Does not require transcript, letters of recommendation or photos.
    Awarding (1) $1,000 scholarship - Deadline is April 1, 2022.
     
     
    VICTOR RODRIGUEZ SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms in the Front office - offering (1) $500 scholarship
    Deadline is March 21, 2022 - return forms to the front office
     
     
    MARVIN D. MARTIN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms in the front office - Deadline is April 28th
     
     
    HOCCHEIM PRAIRIE SCHOLARSHIP
    Parent or grandparent must have Hoccheim Insurance to be eligible.
    Forms in the front office - Deadline is April 15, 2022
    Must mail the form to the address on the application.
     
     
    JOE AND MARGARET HERMES FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 2 - $1000 scholarships for Seniors attending college or tech school.
    Forms in the front office - need to fill out form and email it to the address on the application
    Due date is March 21 by 5pm
     
     
    CAPTIAL FARM CREDIT SCHOLARSHIP
    Applicant must have educational plans in a field realted to agriculture or natural resources
    (EX:  Ag communications, Ag Eco/Business, Ag Education, Wildlife or Ranch Management)
    Forms in the front office - need to be mailed or delivered to the address on the application
    Must currently have a "B" average.  Deadline is April 6, 2022
     
     
    BRUCE AND GLADYS WRIGHT CHARITABLE TRUST SCHOLARSHIP
    Scholarship is $750 to a maximum of $3000 per semester.  A minimum of 2.75GPA is required.
    Forms in the front office - Due date is April 1, 2022
     
     
    TEXAS FARM BUREAU SCHOLARSHIP
    Must be a Texas Farm Bureau member and a myTFB account to apply
    18 scholarships available - each has different requirements
    Apply online at:  my.texasfarmbureau.org
    Deadline is midnight, March 1, 2022
     
     
    JAKE NEUMANN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    This scholarship is funded by the Barracho de Pascado Fishing Tournament on March 10-12.
    Volunteer to work this tournament - Call Diane Neumann at 361-771-5741
    Forms for the scholarship are in the front office and the deadline is April 15, 2022
    Mail the form to the address listed on the application
     
     
    SOUTH TEXAS FARM AND RANCH SHOW SCHOLARSHIP
    Apply online:  https://southtexasfarmandranchshow.com/resources/scholarships
    Deadline is March 21, 2022
     
     

    American Legion Auxiliary Unit #346 Scholarship            

    Must have taken SAT or ACT, have a parent, grandparent or great-grandparent who is a member of the Hillyard-Yoas American Legion Post #346 or Auxiliary Unit No. 346 of Ganado for at least one year prior to applying. Must have scholastic and academic achievements and extracurricular and community involvement.  Enroll in a full time trade school, junior college or university for Fall 2022.  Forms in the office - due April 1, 2022 - Return forms to front office.

     

    American Legion Past President Parley Scholarship             

    Must plan to study in the health care/medicine field.  Applicant should be the child, grandchild or great grandchild of a veteran.  Selection based on financial need.  Forms in the office - Due May 1, 2022 - Return form to front office.

     

    American Legion General Scholarship

    Applicants should be a child, grandchild or great-grandchild of a veteran who served in WW1, or any time after December 12, 1941 in any war/conflict.  Forms in the front office - Due date March 31, 2022. Application should be mailed to the address on the form.

     
     
    GERLOFF RESTORE SCHOLARSHIP
    The Gerloff Company is offering multiple $1000 scholarships to students with a 3.0> GPA. 
    EISD partners with the Gerloff Company which qualifies our students to apply. 
    Forms in the front office or apply online:  scholarship@gerloffinc.com
    Applications need to be mailed to address on the form - Deadline April 15, 2022
     
     
     
    VICTORIA COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
    One form qualifies you for over 100 scholarships on campus.
    Must be accepted to VC for Fall 22.  Priority deadline is March 10, 2022.
    Use your student ID to log into the Pirate Portal.  Click Financial Aid and Scholarships.
    Click on Scholarship Application and choose 22-23 Scholarship application
     
     
     
    GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Applicant must have a family member that attended Carver school before integration.
    Pays $250/semester for the first year of school
    Forms in the front office - Deadline April 15, 2022
    Return forms to the office or mail to the address on the application
     
     
    JESSICA SPRING MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 1 - $3000 scholarship to a Senior femal athlete - payable $1500/semester upon proof of enrollment
    Minimum 3.25 non-weighted GPA. Must attend trade school, jr college or college in the state of Texas.
    Need 2 reference letters:  one from a teacher and one from a Coach of a sport you played in high school
    Forms in the front office - Deadline April 13, 2022
     
     
     
    JACKSON COUNTY RETIRED SCHOOL PERSONNEL SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms available in the front office - late applications not accepted
    Deadline March 25, 2022 - return forms to EHS front office
     
     
     
    ALPHA SIGNMA PSI of BETA SIGMA PHI SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms in the front office - Deadline March 22,2022
    Return forms to the front office
     
     
     
    DON PRINCE EDNA YOUTH FOOTBALL SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms in the front office - Deadline April 1, 2022
    Return forms to the front office
     
     
    INDEPENDENT CATTLEMEN'S ASSOCIATION STEFFANY LYNN SKLAR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms in the front office - Deadline April 15
    Forms should be directly mailed to the address on the application
    Applicants should be the child or grandchild of a member of the
    Independent Cattlemen's Association in good standing.
     
     
    TILF - TEXAS INTERSCHOLASTIC LEAGE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
    Must have participated in State level UIL Academic, Debate, One Act Play or Theatrical Design at least
    1 year during high school.  Must attend college in Texas and have taken the SAT or ACT.
    Apply online:  www.tilfoundation
    March 1 - May 13
     
     
     
    W.H. AND THELMA MERCER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding at least 2 - $1000 scholarships to students attending trade school/vocational or college
    Priority given to those attending trade or vocational training
    Forms in the Front office - Deadline March 11, 2022
     
     
    JACKSON COUNTY A&M CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
    Available for a Senior that has been accepted to Texas A&M University - College Station
    Applications should be mailed directly to the address on the form.
    Deadline April 15, 2022
     
     
    HUGH LAWSON and JENNIE GAYLE WHITE SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 1 - $500 scholarship to a graduating Edna Senior. 
    Must have already been accepted to college to apply.
    Drop off applications at the EHS Office or mail directly to address on the form
    Deadline April 15, 2022
     
     
    VPEN IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP
    Female student with 2.75 GPA or higher that lives in Jackson County.
    Awarding $1000 for trade/vocational school and $2000 for college/university
    Pick up directions on how to apply in the front office
    Deadline May 15, 2022
     
     
    JACKSON COUNTY FARM BUREAU SCHOLARSHIP
    Available to students of current members.  Awarding 1 - $500 scholarship.
    Forms in the front office.  Return forms to the office or mail to address on the application.
    Deadline April 11, 2022
     
     
    V.L. & J.H. ROBINSON CHARITABLE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
    Available for students through 8 years of college - Awarding between $250 - $5000 per semester
    Forms available in the office - Return to the address listed on the application
    Deadline March 31, 2022
     
     
    KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS SCHOLARSHIP
    Applicants must be practicing Catholics and will need the signature of your pastor.
    Forms are in the front office - Deadline is April 8, 2022 - Return forms to EHS front office
     
     
    DAVID W. ROSE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Applicant should be involved in 4H or FFA Activities and plan to major in Agriculture or Consumer Science
    Applications are in the front office and should be
    mailed to the address listed or emailed to: DWRscholarship@gmail.com
    Deadline April 1, 2022. 
     
     
    NEW SCHOLARSHIP - UNITED AG COOPERATIVE SCHOLARSHIP
    Must be the child or grandchild of a member or employee of United Ag Cooperative
    Forms available in the office - Deadline is March 31, 2022
    Forms should be mailed directly to the address on the application
     
     
    DON PRINCE MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Must have participated in Athletics in high school to apply
    Forms in the front office - Deadline April 1, 2022
    Return completed forms to front office
     
     
    NEW SCHOLARSHIP - HERMAN GONZALES MEMORIAL ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 2 - $500 scholarships to 1 female and 1 male athlete
    Forms in the office - Deadline March 31, 2022
    Return completed applications to the front office
     
     
    GO TEXAN SCHOLARSHIP
    Must have applied to for the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo scholarship to be eligible for this scholarship
    Forms in the front office and deadline is April 1
    Return completed applications to the front office.
     
     
    TEXAS ASSOCIATION OF COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
    Awarding 9 - $1000 scholarships to graduating Seniors
    Apply online only:  TASCnet.org - CLICK on Scholarships - CLICK apply 2022 Scholarships
    Then check the scholarships you're interested in applying for.
    Deadline April 3, 2022 - online application only
     
     
    NEW SCHOLARSHIP - FORD DRIVING DREAMS SCHOLARSHIP
    One Edna High School Senior will be awarded a $2000 scholarship from the Ford Motor Company
    Edna HS was selected to participate this year
    You must be accepted by a 2yr or 4yr school, have 1 letter of recommendation and a 3.0 GPA or higher
    Application is online at:  www.FordDrivingDreams.com
    Handouts about the scholarship available in the front office
    Deadline 3-31-2022
     
     
    CODY ELLISON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Forms available in the front office - return completed applications to the front office
    Deadline April 29, 2022
     
     
    EDNA MASONIC LODGE #767 SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 3 - $2000 scholarships - Forms in the front office
    Return forms to the front office - Deadline April 30, 2022
     
     
    NEW THIS YEAR:  CAROLYN BARRON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarded to a Senior going to trade school or College in Texas
    Forms in the front office - Due April 20 by 3pm 
    Return applications to the front office
     
     
    JACKSON COUNTY LAW ENFORCEMENT ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
    Awarding 1 - $1500 scholarship to a Senior with at least a 2.5 GPA interested in a career
    in Law Enforcement/Criminal Justice.  Student must NOT have been arrested.
    Must live in Jackson County or go to a Jackson County High School.
    Applications in the front office - Return applications to the address on the form
    Deadline April 29, 2022
     
     
     
    MASONIC CHILDREN & FAMILY SERVICES OF TEXAS SCHOLARSHIP
    $2500 scholarship available for students attending college or trade school
    Forms in the front office.  Priority given to those with Masonic affiliations.
    Mail applications to address listed on the form.
    Deadline April 30, 2022
     
     
    TEXAS ASSOCIATION OF SPORTS OFFICIALS SCHOLARSHIPS
     Offering 10 - $1000 scholarships (in the Houston Area) to a football player, manager or
    trainer and NOT be on an athletic scholarship attending college. 
    Forms in the front office and they need to be scanned and emailed to:  s-dlawfirm.com
    Deadline May 15, 2022

     

     
     

    GATHERING SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION MATERIALS

    ​Scholarship applications commonly ask students to provide the following documents: 

    • High school transcript 
    • Standardized test scores (ACT, SAT...etc)
    • Financial aid forms, such as the FAFSA or CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE
    • Parents' financial information, including tax returns 
    • One or more essays 
    • One or more letters of recommendation (ask for these early and it is best to provide the person writing the letter with a resume or list of accomplishments) 
    • A small photo 
    • Proof of eligibility for the scholarship (for example, proof of membership in a certain group)