Education to Employment Partners is pleased to provide two $500 scholarship awards for students interested in pursuing their education and career training:
The E2E P-16 Scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior from a 2020 E2E Member district and is applicable towards an accredited education and career training program in Texas.
The E2E Plus Scholarship will be awarded to a community member pursuing their education and/or career training at a 2020 E2E Member education and career training institution in the Coastal Bend tenatively including Craft Training Center of the Coastal Bend, Del Mar College, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Corpus Christi, Saint Leo University, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, or Texas A&M University-Kingsville, and the University of the Incarnate Word.
Requirements & Eligibility
- Be a resident of Aransas, Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kenedy, Kleberg, Live Oak, McMullen, Nueces, or San Patricio County.
- Demonstrate financial assistance request by submitting your Student Aid Report (SAR) for the 2020-2021 school year. The SAR is the report you receive upon completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Or, demonstrate financial assistance request by submitting your completion confirmation email upon submission of the Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TAFSA), for eligible students.
- Submit a 300-word essay describing your educational and career goals and how this scholarship will help you achieve those goals.
- Submit a plan outlining the course(s) you need to take to complete a certificate or degree in your area of interest and a proposed timeline of when (fall/spring semester & year) you will take those courses (if not already completed [if courses completed and credit earned, indicate that in the plan; see example below].
How to Apply
Applicants should submit their essay with contact information (one page) , the SAR or TAFSA email confirmation (one page [front cover only]), and the degree plan (maximum of two pages) by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 31, 2020. E2E P-16 Council members will review the applications and a winner will be announced in May 2020.
Two $500 scholarships will be paid directly to the college/university or workforce training program.