Uvalde High School Alumni Association
Scholarship Program

 

 

This is a scholarship program for advancing your education in college or technical school. Two $1000 scholarships will be made available each year, provided by UHSAA through its members who want to see you succeed.

What scholarship areas are available?
UHSAA will provide a $500 per semester first year scholarship to qualified students in the following areas of career development depending on available funds.

    College degree leading to a professional career
    An associate or other technical certificate leading to a professional, business or technical career

These scholarships will be renewed for one additional semester for a total of $1000 if the student maintains a B average. Contact the UHSAA Scholarship Committee for renewal.

How do I apply?
Students interested in applying must do the following:

    Provide proof of U.S. citizenship or legal resident
    Provide a copy of your TAAS/TAKS test results indicating that you have passed all areas
    Provide a copy of your SAT or ACT results if you are college bound
    Have a B average in high school
    Submit a letter of recommendation from one of your high school teachers
    Write a 250 word essay explaining your ultimate career goals and your plan to finance your future education
    Submit all the above by April 1st to your school counselor

You can obtain printable forms for your letter of recommendation and your application by clicking HERE and a form with your application blank HERE. Contact us at:

    UHS Alumni Association
    Attn: Scholarship Committee
    PO Box 757
    Uvalde, Texas 78802

    Visit our web site at: www.uhsalumni.com to see how you can stay in contact with your classmates and help future graduates.