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     Ways to Look for Scholarships:

    1.  On the internet
    2.  College/university website/financial aid department
    3.   Parent's/student's employers
    4.  From the local community and church organizations
    5.  Student's middle/elementary schools
    6.  FAFSA
    7.  Restaurants, corporate offices
    8.  Think Outside the Box!
     
     
    When you (the student) are searching for scholarships, it is your responsibility to read the fine print and requirements/application details in its entirety to see if you are eligible, for exact and precise details, and for due dates. 
     
     
    Scholarship Tips and Tricks from the WHS Counseling Center:
     
     
     Available Scholarships:
     
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    Mission Statement:
    "To enhance the education of students in the Wylie Independent School District through grants, scholarships, programs, and initiatives."  Please view the WISD Foundation Website for details: 
     
    Additional WISD Scholarships:  https://www.wylieisd.net/Page/14178
     
    Please check your email and Skyward Messages for the WHS Counseling Newsletter which has additional scholarship opportunities for our Pirates!
     
     
     
     
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    P.E.O. Chapter EZ Texas Scholarship General Information

    This college scholarship is available to any graduating woman who has achieved academic success and demonstrated leadership in her formative school years. This woman must continue her educational journey with plans to enter an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada. This scholarship is also available to a woman currently enrolled in an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.

    Selection Process

    A committee will review the application to determine finalists. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Final candidate may be asked for an interview with the Selection Committee. The scholarship award will be announced by April 30. Upon completion of proof of enrollment, scholarship payments will be made directly to the college or university on behalf of the recipient.

    Application Criteria

    • • Be a citizen or legal resident of the United States.
    • • Be a current high school senior (or equivalent) who has submitted applications to or is planning to attend an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.

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    • • Be a current full time college student at an accredited college or university in the United States or Canada.
    • • Demonstrate community service and participation in extracurricular activities.
    • • Show leadership ability.
    • • Have an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent.)

     Application Process

    The following materials must be included with the application form in one mailing and will not be returned to the applicant. Only fully completed applications will be considered. Application and all supporting documents must be postmarked by February 28, 2023.

    • • Fully complete application form
    • • Official high school and/or college transcript
    • • Two letters of reference
    • o From a schoolteacher/professor or counselor
    • o From an adult employer or volunteer supervisor
    • • Current photograph
    • • Your personal letter

     Mail entire application to:

    P.E.O. Scholarship – Chapter EZ

    Attn: Kim Brown

    5367 Balmoral Drive

    Frisco TX 75034

    brown.mail@verizon.net

    Questions? Contact Kim Brown by email at brown.mail@verizon.net or call or text to 214-280-6838.

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    Please visit the website for scholarship details, creating an account, and application info:  https://www.cftexas.org/scholarships/scholarship-opportunities
     
     
     
     
     
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    "A Clearer Path to College for All Students

    Applying to college is a complicated process, so we've created a program that guides you through it. It doesn't require an essay, application, or a minimum GPA. Instead, it rewards your effort and initiative. Complete key steps along your path to college for a chance to earn scholarships."

    Please visit the College Board link below for details:

    https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/?SFMC_cid=EM203001-&rid=47514988

     
     
     

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    Studentscholarships.org- scholarship programs that will give out more than 900 individual scholarship awards during the 2019-2020 school year!  Please review the newsletter below for eligibility and deadlines and website info:

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