Scholarship Application

    Account Information

    Applicant Information

    Permanent Address


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    Community Involvement

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    Honors and Awards

    Work History - Paid or Volunteer

    Essay - Typed or Video Format

    All applications must include a typed essay OR a video answering one of the following prompts. Note: The most important thing to remember is to be original as you share your own story, thoughts, and ideas with us.

    1. Share your story from your everyday life that reveals something about your character, values, and life that aligns with the culture and values growing up in the Rio Grande Valley.
    2. Who has been the most influential person in your like?
      • Typed Essay: Essays must be typed, double-spaced, with a minimum of 500 words. Please upload in the file upload section.
      • Video: There will be a form field to input your hyperlink to your video (for example, Dropbox, Google Drive link, etc.) in the file upload section.

    Extenuating Circumstance (optional)


    File Uploads

    Please upload applicable documents in PDF or word document file format. Multiple files must be combined into one file per file upload

    • Unofficial copy of current high school transcripts.
    • Postsecondary acceptance letter(s) on official typed letterhead.
    • Completed essay (must be on the topic question required for this scholarship).
    • Reference Letters (not required; however, strongly encouraged).

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    *Acceptance Letter(s):
    Reference Letter(s):
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    Information for Funding