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Gorrondona & Associates, Inc./WTS High School Scholarships

Award Amount
$2,500
Awards Available
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Deadline
October 28, 2017
  • Scholarship Description
  • WTS fosters the development of women and girls in the transportation field by encouraging bright new professionals and students to undertake careers in the area of transportation. Studies in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are critical for this career path, but this requires a significant commitment to education.

    The Gorrondona & Associates, Inc./WTS High School Scholarships were founded with the goal of encouraging female high school seniors to pursue STEM studies at the community college or university level. These scholarships are targeted towards Dallas-Fort Worth area students with a financial need, who are among the first of their family members to attend college, are working to contribute to a family budget or participating in activities outside of schoolwork, and wish to pursue a career in the transportation field.

    Eligibility:
    -Open to high school senior girls
    -Must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher
    -Currently enrolled in a high school in the Dallas-Fort Worth region
    -Demonstrated financial need
    -Working to contribute to family budget or participating in extracurricular activities
    -Considering a career in a transportation-related field
    -No family, personal, or professional connection with any member of the Greater Dallas/Fort Worth Chapter of WTS
    -Past Spring Gorrondona & Associates, Inc./WTS Scholarship winners are not eligible

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Daphne D. Johnson
  • 5005 Greenville Ave
  • Suite 100A
  • Dallas, TX 75206
  • djohnson@haydenconsultants.com
  • 214-753-8107

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