Texas PTA offers $1000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors in Texas who will be enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university or a technical institute in the summer or fall semester immediately following applicant’s high school graduation. All funds for the scholarships are provided by gifts to the Texas PTA Endowment Fund.
Texas PTA offers $500 scholarships to teachers, teachers' aides, or other faculty members planning to take college credit courses, workshops or other continuing education which improves the applicant's teaching proficiency or applies to a specific education-related certification (includes middle management, administrator, counselor, etc.). These courses may include online correspondence courses.
Thanks to all who submitted scholarship applications. We received a record number of applications this year and the committee was faced with the challenging task of reviewing many worthy applicants. The results are in and Texas PTA congratulates our 2012-2013 recipients!
2012-2013 Scholarship Recipients
|Graduating Senior||School District||PTA/PTSA|
|Jenna Anderson||Plano||Plano East Senior High|
|Esmeralda Araiza||Northside||Oliver Wendell Holmes High|
|Rebekah Beggs||Dripping Springs||Dripping Springs High|
|Brooklyn Bernard||Grapevine-Colleyville||Colleyville Heritage High|
|Rebecca Drobinski||Garland||Garland High|
|Alexandria Fisher||Carrollton-Farmers Branch||Early College H.S. at Brookhaven College|
|Katherine Haycraft||El Paso||Franklin High|
|Meredith Mann||Humble||Summer Creek High|
|Kathryn Mansfield||Keller||Keller High|
|Peter Myers||Humble||Kingwood High|
|Hannah Pierce||Carrollton-Farmers Branch||Ranchview High|
|Calum Rodriguez||Mansfield||Mansfield High|
|Nathan Shurtleff||Lewisville||Flower Mound High|
|Cooper Simon||Keller||Central High|
|Tiffany Sproul||Frenship||Frenship Senior High|
|Faculty Member||School District||PTA/PTSA|
|Caran Eldridge||Allen||Mary Evans Elementary|
|Diane Williams||Midway||River Valley Intermediate|
|Roshea Phillips||Mansfield||Mansfield Timberview High|
|Karen Bland||Birdville||North Oaks Middle School|
The scholarship guidelines for 2013-2014 will be posted in the summer of 2013. Please refer to the new guidelines as revisions may have occurred.
- The opportunity to apply for the Texas PTA High School Senior Scholarship has ended. If you need further information, please contact the Texas PTA State Office at 1-800-TALK PTA.
- The opportunity to apply for the Texas PTA Faculty Scholarship has ended. If you need further information, please contact the Texas PTA State Office at 1-800-TALK PTA.