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Cruz Events Community Impact Scholarship

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1 winner$500
Application Deadline
Apr 16, 2022
Winners Announced
May 15, 2022
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior or undergraduate student
First-generation student

Being a first-generation student can make it difficult to navigate the college application and finance world. 

Financial constraints, a lack of mentors, and other obstacles stand in the way of first-generation students earning their degrees and breaking into their desired career fields. 

This scholarship aims to support first-generation students who will be pursuing trade school or a traditional college path.

Any first-generation high school senior or undergraduate student in Texas may apply for this scholarship opportunity. 

To apply, tell us what being a first-generation student means to you and how you hope to help others.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Need, Boldest Profile
Published February 5, 2022
Essay Topic

What does being a first-generation student mean to you and how will you share your experience to help others?

400–600 words

Winning Application

Jesus Saucedo Bucio
Memorial High SchoolGroves, TX


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Apr 16, 2022. Winners will be announced on May 15, 2022.

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