NOTE: APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2019-2020 ACADEMIC YEAR HAVE BEEN CLOSED AND THE WINNERS ANNOUNCED. SEE LINK BELOW. THIS PAGE WILL BE UPDATED WHEN APPROPRIATE FOR THE NEXT YEAR.
For the second consecutive year, H-E-B will award 15 high school seniors who participated in UIL competitions with a $2,000 scholarship in recognition of their community service and involvement in their communities.
Five students who competed in athletics, five students who competed in music, and five more students who competed in academic events will be selected from the pool of applicants from across the state.
Application deadline has been extended to Feb. 14, 2020. Recipients will be announced March 14, 2020 at the UIL Texas Boys Basketball State Championships.
H-E-B will award each selected student with a $2,000 scholarship toward their college/university of choice.
Requirements: You must be a current Texas high school senior graduating in 2020 with a minimum 3.3 GPA, have participated in a UIL competition as a high school student and have been active in community service programs or events.
Applicants must complete the online application form and submit all support documents at the same time. What you will need to apply:
- Current GPA
- Number of Community Service Hours in the last 12 months
- Community Service Verification Letters to document the number of hours submitted
- A Letter of Recommendation
- A short essay (500 words or less) on the topic: "What does Community mean to you?"
On behalf of H-E-B, we are excited to again offer this opportunity to Texas students, and appreciate the generous support of our sponsor. The selection committee looks forward to reviewing your application.
For questions, please see our contact information on the SportsInAction.com home page.