Scholarship deadlines are quickly approaching for the Permian Basin Underwater Conservation District and the 2021 Don’t Mess with Texas Scholarship Contest.
The Permian Basin Underground Water Conservation District (PBUWCD) is sponsoring an essay contest for graduating seniors who are planning to attend college in the fall. There is an opportunity for a scholarship to be awarded to one student from each of the High Schools located in the District's coverage area. The District's area ONLY includes the following 4 schools: Forsan, Grady, Sands, and Stanton. Each winner of the contest will receive a $2,000 scholarship to the college of their choice.
The essays are due no later than March 30, 2021 at 5 pm. They may be submitted to the student's school counselor or the Permian Basin UWCD office at 708 W St. Peter, Stanton, TX.
For further criteria and information, please contact your High School Counselor or the PBUWCD office at (432)756-2136.
2021 DON’T mess with Texas Scholarship Contest
The 2021 Don’t mess with Texas Scholarship Contest, in partnership with Keep Texas Beautiful, recognizes the achievements of high school seniors who have taken a leadership role to prevent litter in their school and/or community. Any Texas high school senior planning to pursue a two- or four-year degree at an accredited college or university in the Fall of 2021 and currently attending public, private, or home school in Texas may apply. One $5,000 Grand Prize scholarship and two $2,000 scholarships will be awarded this May 2021.
Applications must be received by online submission or postmarked by 5 p.m. (CST) March 31st, 2021.