In this page you find information about scholarships offered by: PSHS PTSA, Texas PTA, PSHS feeder schools, and links to PSHS scholarships directory.
- Applicant must be a current school year graduating senior of Plano Senior
- Recipients that do not graduate from Plano Senior will forfeit their scholarship
- Applicant must plan on attending a 2- or 4-year college, vocational or technical school. All scholarship funds will be sent on the recipients’ behalf to the 2-4 year accredited college or post-graduate technical school of their choice
- Applicant must provide one-page essay, 600 words, about their time at Plano Senior, demonstrating how Plano Senior prepared them to be a successful and productive citizen and/or student
- Applicant must include in the application's email following contact information:
- Student's full name
- Student's ID
- Email address and phone number (PTSA will contact you using this information)
Deadline to submit application: May 1, 4:45pm
All Seniors, who are PTA members, of Plano ISD Senior High Schools or Plano ISD Academy High School are eligible to receive a Plano ISD Council of PTAs service scholarship. The recipient has to demonstrate an outstanding contribution(s) in the area of Community Service, as well as, have participated in extracurricular activities. Funds will be sent to the recipients’ college/school of continuing education/trade school for the Fall semester. Each recipient's college/school of continuing education/trade school will receive $500 to benefit the recipient.
VISIT THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR DETAILS AND APPLICATION:
Deadline for Application: April 30, 2021
There are four (4) scholarships for $1500.00 each to award to Plano Seniors who are in need of some financial assistance to further their education towards a career in education.
PLANO ISD PTA OR SCHOOL SPONSORED SCHOLARSHIPS LIST
For a complete list please visit the following link: https://pisdcouncil.membershiptoolkit.com/scholarships
BEVERLY ELEMENTARY - Due: May 1
SCHIMELPFENIG MIDDLE SCHOOL PTA - $500. Due: May 12th
HEDGECOXE ELEMENTARY PTA SCHOLARSHIP - $500. Due: April 30
The Hedgecoxe Elementary School PTA will award a $500 Alumni College Scholarship to one graduating senior enrolled in a Plano ISD school who attended Hedgecoxe Elementary for at least two years including fifth grade. Additional requirements and the application can be found HERE
FRANKFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL - $500. Due: May 7th
I'm reaching out to let you know about an opportunity for a former Frankford Middle School Falcon. We have (1) $500 scholarship available for a graduating senior who attended Frankford for at least 1 year, of which one full semester must have been in 8th grade, and who is planning to attend a community college or university in the Fall of 2021.
Additional details and applications can be found at the link below:
If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Wendy Rocco at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ROBINSON MIDDLE SCHOOL PTA - $500. Due: May 7th
2021 ROBINSON MIDDLE SCHOOL PTA Student Scholarship Application
One $500 Scholarship*
Robinson Middle School PTA will grant a $500 scholarship to a 2021-2021 PISD Graduating senior who attended Robinson. Requirements are as follows:
To be eligible, student must:
- Have a parent who was a paid PTA member while the student was in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade at Robinson Middle School.
- Be a 2020 graduating senior from a Plano Independent School District school.
- Attend a college/university or vocational program for Fall 2020. VOE or transcript must be attached. No exceptions.
- Submit an essay answering the following question:
What was your most memorable or most impactful moment at Robinson Middle School and How has that influenced you?
All Applications must be received by 4 PM on Friday, May 7,2021.
A winner will be selected at the Robinson Middle School General PTA meeting on May 19, 2021. Please complete this form and attach VOE or transcript and return to email@example.com. Paper copies (in lieu of submitting via email) may be sent to:
Robinson Middle School PTA
ATTN: VP of Membership
6701 Preston Meadow Drive
Plano, TX 75024
The application is also available via google forms at https://forms.gle/htXUj2Chff1ef8ju8 or on the following sites https://robinsonpta.membershiptoolkit.com/story/208666 and https://pisdcouncil.membershiptoolkit.com/scholarships
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: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
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:
Texas PTA is excited to announce that scholarship applications are NOW OPEN for eligible high school seniors and faculty members. Applications will remain open through November 15, 2020.
$1000 Scholarships for High School Seniors
who will be enrolled full-time in an accredited college/university or a technical institute in the summer or fall semester immediately following their high school graduation.
Up to $500 Awarded to Faculty
who are 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.
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