John and Rheba Myers Scholarship

The John and Rheba Myers Scholarship provides scholarship(s) of up to the full amount of tuition and fees for an academic year, with the ability to renew for a total of four years, to students with average to above-average academic performance and substantial financial need. Awards may be used to support tuition and fees at any 2-year or 4-year academic institution of higher learning in the United States. There are no limitations on area of study.

Eligibility & Selection Criteria:
Eligible applicants must be graduating high school seniors in the Kaufman, Van Zandt, Wood and Smith counties of Texas, or residents of those counties who are returning to an accredited two- or four-year academic institution of higher learning. They must also have a GPA of 3.5 or higher, plus an SAT of 1550 or higher (if taken January 2016 and earlier), SAT score of 1120 or higher (if taken March 2016 and after), and/or an ACT of 21 or higher.

Selection is based upon academic achievement, school and community participation and demonstrated financial need. Preference will be given to applicants with the greatest financial need.

Up to full tuition and fees for one year