Nancy Hirshman Academic Excellence Scholarship

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February 9, 2025
Awards Available: 2

Scholarship Description

In remembrance of Nancy Hirshman, an esteemed educator at Carrollton Public Schools for three decades, the Nancy Hirshman Academic Excellence Scholarship was established. Nancy's dedication to teaching, her leadership, and her compassionate involvement in students' lives have left an indelible mark. This scholarship, created by her colleagues, aims to support and inspire future college experiences for graduates of Carrollton High School.

Scholarship Details

  • Established in memory of Nancy Hirshman, a 30-year educator in Carrollton Public Schools
  • Designed for Carrollton High School graduates pursuing higher education or Career and Technical Education (CTE) training
  • Awarded to one female and one male student annually

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a senior at Carrollton High School
  • Pursuing an associate or undergraduate degree, or CTE training in a skilled trade/vocation
  • Must enroll full-time in the chosen program

Application Process

  1. Complete the scholarship application form provided by Carrollton High School
  2. Submit academic transcripts demonstrating scholastic record and curriculum difficulty
  3. Provide evidence of citizenship and involvement in school or community activities
  4. Discuss financial need and how the scholarship will support your educational goals

To honor Nancy Hirshman, a teacher who went the extra step to help students, her colleagues established the Nancy Hirshman Academic Excellence Scholarship to support and encourage future college experiences for Carrollton High School graduates. Scholarship Search