All students who are members of the PTSA for both their junior and senior years have the opportunity to win one of our PTSA Scholarships.


Contact for more information.


2019-2020 PTSA $500.00 Scholarship Winners

Claire Lewis

Emily Kolb 

John Mitchell

Alyssa Schumacher

David Leach

Gregory Smith

Anthony Tatum

Myna Seshadri

Rebecca Haynes

Chloe Roberts

Bentham Walker Stradley

Kevin Sheehey

Sam Koch

Koby Lelko

Abby Somich

Evan Wolfe

Ashley Mirea

Emily Jamieson

Adam Koch

Natalie O'Brien 


2018-2019 PTSA $500.00 Scholarship Winners

Ryan Ubl Hannah Roe
Kaitlyn Hamilton Ashley Priest
Rachel Chotiner Nathaniel Espinoza
Anna Smith Katherine Wanek
Ethan Moore Holly Roper
Austin Hendrix Ethan Roceles

Plano Senior High School Scholarship Directory

Scholarship Directory

Contact the Counseling Center at (469)752-9315 with questions about scholarships,.

Varsity Tutors Scholarship Contest

Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here:

Coupon Chief Scholarship

Coupon Chief has recently created a $1000 scholarship to help students defray school expenses. The deadline for applications is July 31st of each year. For full details on the program, please visit:


pisd feeder school scholarships


Beverly Elementary is now accepting applications for the Elizabeth Kirby Scholarship.


Applicants must meet the following guidelines for consideration:

Applicant must have attended Beverly for at least 4 of their 6 elementary years
Applicant must have GPA of 2.5 or better (applicant to provide original or copy of most current transcript with application—please contact your school ASAP to see how they can get us the transcripts during school closures this year)
Applicant must plan on attending a 2- or 4-year college, vocational or technical school this fall
Applicant must provide 2 letters of recommendation from non-relatives (one must be from a current or former teacher)
Applicant must provide one-page essay about their time at Beverly, demonstrating how Beverly prepared them to be a successful and productive citizen and/or student


Applications must be emailed to and are due no later than May 22nd.


Teachers/non-relatives sending recommendations and schools sending transcripts should email directly with student applicant name in subject line.

Applicants who meet all the criteria will have their names placed in a drawing. An authorized representative will draw a name at random and contact the winner by the end of May 2020

HEDGECOXE ELEMENTARY Senior Reunion and PTA Scholarship

April 28th 2020 @5:00 p.m. 

Enjoy snacks, door prizes, school tours, group photos & be there as the recipient of the Hedgcoxe Scholarship is announced. Apply for the Hedgcoxe Scholarship by filling out the Google form. Wear a t-shirt of your college or career choice & be ready for fun! Parents & guardians are welcome. Please email Principal Kristi Graham at with any additional questions.



The Alex Trejo Scholarship is $650 in gift aid available to any PISD graduating senior who attended Carpenter Middle School for at least two years and plans to attend a 2- or 4-year accredited college, vocational, or technical school with a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester or enlist in the military by the fall semester immediately following their high school graduation, and has a minimum GPA of 25.

Applications are due by April 26 2020; winner will be notified by May 6 2020. 

You can visit the Carpenter PTA web page for more information:

You can also contact Maridee Dietzel by emailing



Wells Elementary School has 1- $500 scholarship to award to a student that attended Wells at least 4 years, has parent PTA involvement and completes the application/requirements. The due date is April 30th, 2020.

Please click HERE for the application details.

For more information, please contact Laura Baughman at



Daffron Elementary PTA is offering a $500 scholarship to a 2020 PISD graduating senior who attended Daffron Elementary.  Applicants must meet the following criteria:


  • Must have attended Daffron for at least two years, including 5th grade


  • Plan on attending a 2- or 4-year college, vocational, or technical school by fall of 2020


  • Have a parent who was a Daffron PTA member for at least two years including the 5th grade year
  • Submit an essay answering the following question:

How did Daffron Elementary prepare you to be a successful student in high school? 


All applications must be received by April 13, 2020. Return this form and your essay to:


Daffron PTA Scholarship Committee c/o Daffron Elementary School

3900 Preston Meadow Drive

Plano, TX  75093


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