College scholarships in the amount $1,000 will be awarded to three applicants during the Annual Conference in San Antonio June 10-13, 2019.
To be eligible for scholarship consideration, applicants must be a child, grandchild, or under the legal guardianship of a current Judge or Commissioner. Each of the applicants must be a current resident of a county within the 63-member county region. Applicants must be a graduating high school senior for the class of 2019 or pursuing an undergraduate degree at a four-year university.
Applications will be judged on the following criteria:
- Personal resume
- Letters of reference (3)
- Official transcript
- Completed application form
The scholarship’s funds are not derived from tax dollars collected from member dues. Instead, funding comes from previous conference proceeds, not at taxpayer expense.
All entries are to be submitted to Scholarship Chairman Alma Moreno for Scholarship Committee consideration. All entries are to be received or postmarked by 5 p.m., May 24, 2019. Entries are to be sent to: Honorable Alma Moreno, County Commissioner, San Patricio County, 119 N. Atascosa, Mathis, TX 78368.