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Posted on: May 24, 2010

[ARCHIVED] Scholarships Available!

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The application period for the 2010-2011 academic year scholarships for Hidalgo County employees and their dependents is here!

Our scholarships, which are competitive and limited in number, are available for students wishing to attend the University of Texas Pan-American OR South Texas College. The scholarships cover tuition and fees only, and are the equivalent to roughly six hours (3 credits per semester) at either institution of higher education. ($1,000 per fall and spring semester at UTPA and $500 per fall and spring semester at STC).

Eligible employees are those that have served one year continuously in Hidalgo County, have been accepted to their preferred institution, and those who have completed and turned in a scholarship application by the required deadline (June 15, 2010 for UTPA and Aug. 1, 2010 for STC). Eligible dependents are those legal dependents (spouses, children, step- or foster-children) of employees who have worked for one year continuously for Hidalgo County.

Download your application from the Hidalgo County website today! http://www.co.hidalgo.tx.us/index.aspx?NID=566


REMEMBER, THAT THE FIRST DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP TO UTPA IS JUNE 15 and AUGUST 1 FOR STC. DO NOT DELAY!

If you have additional questions, please contact Hidalgo County Public Information Officer Cari Lambrecht at (956) 292-7026 or via email at [email protected].

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