Hendrick Scholarship Foundation

We are seeking to come alongside low-income students who persevered to overcome adversity, and who are motivated and academically capable of successfully earning a college degree. We accept up to 15 new students each year. Students must submit the application form and accompanying documentation, including the essay. Eligibility:-Be a United States citizen-Be a recent Plano ISD graduate (apply during the last semester of your senior year)-Have at least a 2.5 high school GPA-Have financial need which must be documented by providing copies of the parents' tax return, W-2, FAFSA/Student Aid Report, or high school confirmation of eligibility for free or reduced lunch program-Submit an essay describing your adversities, how you have overcome them, and what going to college means to you-Provide reference letters-Will participate in the program activities in order to receive scholarshipsFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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Award Amount: $16,500
Competitive: Yes
Essay required: Yes

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