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LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS –
The Celeste community offers several local scholarships each year. CHS is so grateful for this continued support of our students.
These applications are due by April 14, 2023:
Due by April 26:
City of Celeste (must live within city limits)
Due by May 5:
Due by May 10:
Masonic Lodge Scholarship
Excelsior Lodge #505 A.F.& A.M. is a fraternal organization who has as one of its tents the support of education and educational endeavors. To that end, we offer a scholarship each year to a graduating high school senior. Click here to access the scholarship. The completed application should be returned to Mrs. Dills by April 19 so that she can get it to the Lodge by April 20, 2023.
The Blue Ridge Riding Club is offering scholarships to local seniors again this year. Applicants do NOT have to be members of the BBRC to qualify. Last year they awarded $16,000 in funds for deserving students. The applications are due April 20, 2023. Click here to access the application.
Jones Metal Buildings is offering a $500 scholarship to seniors planning to attend welding school following graduation. Click here for the application.
The deadline for these has passed. Check back later.
College Board Scholarship Program
The College Board has a program to help students find scholarships. Check it out here!*
Looking for scholarships or ways to pay for college? Check out these websites:
The Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers is available to prospective teachers who are currently in, or plan to enter, an eligible teacher preparation program at a Raising Texas Teachers partner university. Aspiring Teachers can apply in the fall of any year between their senior year of high school and junior year of college.
To be eligible for the scholarship, students must be committed to teaching in a majority-economically disadvantaged school or in a shortage subject area (in a school where more than 50% of students are eligible for free or reduced lunch, or as a math, science, bilingual, or special education teacher) in a Texas public school. Preference is given to Texas residents. The application opens soon, so check it out here.
Texas State University Assured Scholarships
Texas State University now offers three Assured Scholarships, which are guaranteed to all qualified students and are renewable for four years. You don’t need to apply—these are awarded automatically to every student whose academic record meets the required qualifications. The three scholarships:
President’s Honor Scholarship – $26,000--$38,000 total over four years
Texas State Achievement Scholarship--$10,000 – $22,000 total over four years
Texas State Distinguished Scholarship – $6,000 – $10,000 total over four years
For more information, visit finaid.txstate.edu/scholarships