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Scholarships 2020

Legacy Ag Credit Scholarship Program – Deadline 3/31/2021

TCBSBM Linebarger Scholarship of $1,000 – Deadline 3/31/2021

TCBSBM TASB Scholarship of $3,000 – Deadline 3/31/2021

Hagan Scholarship – Awards in April 2021

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship Program of $10,000 – Deadline 4/1/2021

Ronald McDonald House Charities – Deadline 4/1/2021

Longview Area Association of Realtors Scholarship of $1,000 – Deadline 4/1/2021

Deep East Texas A&M Mother’s Club Scholarship of $500 – Deadline 4/2/2021

CNA Free Training Scholarship of $500 – Deadline 4/2/2021

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Epsilon Zeta Omega Chapter Scholarship of $500 – Deadline 4/5/2021 – (Application)

Society of Petroleum Engineers Scholarship of $3,000 – Deadline 4/15/2021

Upshur Rural Electric Cooperative Scholarship – Deadline 4/15/2021

Lieutenant Colonel Marvin T. Stewart Memorial Scholarship of $1,500 – Deadline 4/15/2021

Gilmer Bluebonnet Literary Club Scholarship of $500 – Deadline 4/15/2021

East Texas Yamboree Board of Directors Scholarship – Deadline 4/15/2021

Gilmer Rotary Club Scholarship of $1,000 – Deadline 4/30/2021

American College Foundation Scholarship of $1000-$5,000 – Deadline 5/1/2021
*For Freshmen-Seniors*

Safe Haven Equine Rescue Scholarship of $500 – Deadline 5/3/2021FAQs

STOP THE BLEED Scholarship Program – Deadline 5/8/2021

CNA Classes Near Me Scholarship of $500 – Deadline 8/21/2021

FitMyCar Next Generation – $1,000 – Deadline 9/21/2021

R3 Stem Cell Scholarship of $1,500 – Deadline 12/31/2021

Scholarship season is fast approaching and East Texas Communities Foundation will offer 76 diverse scholarships to be awarded for the 2021-2022 academic year. We will accept submissions beginning December 1, 2020. Please share this good news with your students.


Our new video, Elements of Exceptional Scholarship Applications, offers tips and advice to your students. Please share this link with them and anyone who assists students through the scholarship process.


The simple Matching Tools on our website make the application process easy. By answering a short list of questions, the student will be matched with those scholarships for which they are most likely to meet the eligibility criteria. Then, they choose the scholarships they want to submit and proceed to those applications. This video demonstrates the process

Both videos, the matching questionnaire, a detailed list of all 2021-22 ETCF scholarships, and other helpful resources are located on our website at


This year, we are offering a number of new scholarships, including:

·        Capt. Wm. Barron Chapter Texas Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Scholarship (Anderson, Cherokee, Rains, Rusk, Smith, Upshur, Van Zandt, and Wood County schools)

·        Joey Johnson Scholarship (Gladewater, Overton, Sabine, or West Rusk High Schools)

·        Nickolas-Truszkowska Scholarship (students in recovery)


The application deadline is either February 1 or March 1, 2021. Deadlines are clearly stated on the applications and our website. (The sole exception is the Lewis/Miles JBBA Scholarship, due June 10.)


Contact either Dana Durman ( or Mary Lynn Smith ( or by calling  903.533.0208 or toll free at 1.866.533.3823 if you have any questions. Best of luck to your students. We are happy to be working with you!