TSC Foundation Scholarships

We are excited to announce that the TSC Foundation, Inc. has made the scholarships below available to TSC students. The process is simple! Review the requirements below, if you feel you qualify, apply! Click on the links below for the appropriate application.

TSC Foundation Scholarship

Application Criteria

  • Currently enrolled at TSC, seeking a degree or certificate program.
  • Minimum 2.75/4.0 overall TSC GPA.
  • Have a 3000 EFC or higher threshold (may vary, to be determined annually)
  • Submit:
    • Foundation Scholarship Application
    • Personal Interview for Top Candidates
    • Essay
    • Thank You Letter

Program Requirements

  • Maintain a 2.75/4.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Remain continuously enrolled at least 9 semester credit hours during the fall and spring semesters, and complete at least 9 semester credit hours per semester.
  • Students must strictly follow a TSC degree plan, or receive approval to deviate from their degree plan from an Academic Advisor, in consultation with Instruction.
  • Attend regularly scheduled meetings with program mentor (2nd year student or TSC faculty/staff member).
  • Student must attend an orientation and sign a contract agreeing to program requirements.
  • Failure to maintain eligibility requirements will result in termination of the scholarship.

Award

  • Annual Award   = $2,000 ($1,000 each fall/spring semester), with maximum of $4,000 awarded.

Selection Process

Applicants meeting award requirements and the application deadline will have their application evaluated by the TSC Scholarship Committee.

pdfApplication Available HERE!


TSC Scorpion Scholars

2018-2019 Application Criteria

  • 2018 graduate from an accredited Cameron County or Willacy County high school.
  • Graduate from high school with an overall 3.0/4.0 GPA or above, and a 3.0/4.0 GPA for any college courses completed during high school (or the equivalent based on GPA scale).
  • Be TSI College Ready or TSI Exempt.

Submit:

  1. Scorpion Scholars application
  2. High School transcript
  3. Reference Letter from High School Counselor, Community Member or Teacher
  4. Essay
  5. Thank You Letter (if a selected recipient)

Program Requirements

  • Enroll at TSC for fall 2018.
  • Maintain a 3.0/4.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Remain continuously enrolled (at least 12 semester credit hours, with the exception of programs that are in cohorts and the semester requires less than 12 semester credit hours) during the fall and spring semesters.
  • Participate in assigned Scorpion Scholars activities (meetings, activities, workshops).
  • Students may not drop a class, withdraw, repeat courses, or change majors without the approval of the Scorpion Scholars Advisor.
  • Students must strictly follow a TSC degree plan, or receive approval to deviate from their degree plan from an Academic Advisor, in consultation with Instruction.
  • Student must attend an orientation and sign a contract agreeing to program requirements.
  • Failure to maintain eligibility requirements may result in the student being placed on academic probation for the following semester.  If the student fails to meet any of the other requirements during the probation semester or thereafter, it will result in termination from the program.

Program Benefits

  • Scorpion Scholars Orientation
  • Early Registration
  • Annual College Tour Trip
  • Leadership & Academic Excellence Workshops
  • Annual Recognition Banquet
  • Scorpion Scholars Graduation Honor Cord

Awards

  • Annual Award   = $2,000 ($1,000 each fall/spring semester), with maximum of $4,000 awarded.

Selection Process

Applicants meeting program requirements and the application deadline will have their application evaluated by the TSC Scholarship Committee.

pdfApplication Available HERE!

Scholarship Deadline: July 27, 2018

Last Updated on Friday, 13 July 2018 13:29