United Way College Scholarship

United Way of Lamar County Scholarship Application

 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Lamar County High School Senior Entering Two or Four Year College Program in Fall
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Benefitted from a United Way of Lamar County Partner Agency

 

Please Print:

Full Name:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Home Address:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Phone:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Email:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Parent or Guardian:                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

High School:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

College/University:                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

 

The United Way of Lamar County will select one high school senior in Lamar County, Texas each year for a $500 scholarship to a two or four-year college or university.  Each applicant must submit a written essay (500 words) that describes how one of the United Way of Lamar County’s Partner Agencies has made an impact on their life.  Recipients must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (please include high school transcript) and submit two letters of recommendation.

 

The deadline for scholarship application submission is May 1, 2021

 

 

Please Attach Essay – “How I Benefitted from a United Way of Lamar County Partner Agency”             For a complete list of UWLC Partner Agencies visit www.lamarcountyuw.org

 

Mail to:  P.O. Box 1, Paris, TX  75461 or deliver to: 2340 Lamar Avenue, Paris, TX  75460