Scholarship

Scholarship List

  •  Join my counseling REMIND - For the latest news sent via text directly to your phone text @9fkdc to 81010  

    Dual Credit Remind - text @a82egb to 81010.

    Seniors, to request your transcript sent to college go to: 

    Transcript Request Form

    Seniors, 

    You need to complete the FAFSA. Go to www.fafsa.ed.gov to get started or Click: Financial Aid Toolkit to learn more. The Presentation from the October 2021 and Feb. 2022 FAFSA Nights and FSAID handout can be found under the presentation link in the left column. Another great site to learn about FAFSA is Uaspire

    Seniors who do not complete the FAFSA will have to sign an opt-out form since it is required by the State of Texas starting this year.

  • Interested in Dual Credit?

    See the Presentation link in the left column.

    NEW Students must apply and turn in forms by April 29th. 

    Dual Credit Forms can be found under the forms link. 

    Summer and Fall Registrations for current students will be due April 29. (can turn in until May 8th but your class may not be available by then)

     

    Students must qualify for dual credit with the TSIA2 test or:

     Here are the TSIA2  exemptions 

    SAT - Reading- 480   Math - 530   ACT composite 23 with 19 on English and Math

    PSAT (taken in high school - not middle school)- Reading 460   Math 510

    Go to tsia2.accuplacer.org  to find information for students, including a study app.  Students who prepare for the test do better!

    The TSIA2 is one of the ways students qualify to take courses through TVCC. ELA must be passed to take most courses.  The Math TSIA2 is only needed for math and upper level science courses.

    DO YOU NEED YOUR TSI SCORES? Go to the Acculpacer student portal: here  It will email the scores to the email you registered for the test with. It uses your Texas Unique ID that you may not know if you did not keep your voucher. Send me an email and I will send the ID to you. (This portal only works for tests that were taken starting Jan. 2021)

    Great site for Texas College Scholarship Info : https://www.texasgearup.com/dates-deadlines/scholarships

    The easiest way to earn a scholarship for college is with an
    excellent SAT or ACT Score.

    Scholarship Search Site: Big Future 

    Search site: Texas Comptroller 

    Local Scholarships will open in the spring. 

    See links in left column for information regarding SAT, ACT, Test preparation and FAFSA.
    FREE SAT PRACTICE AT  -     khanacademy.org 
    Research proves that as little as 10 hours of studying can improve
    a score by 100 points!


    See Presentation link in left column for SAT Prep Presentation.Taking the ACT?  Go to academy.act.org for free test prep.
    Students who receive free or reduced lunch qualify for fee waivers (2) for SAT/ACT. 

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    www.collegeforalltexans.com

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  • Students may take online individual courses from Texas Tech University TTU k-12.  or The University of Texas at Austin.  These classes may be taken at any time during the year. They are approximately $250 each.

    Credit by Exam 

    Students interested in Credit by Exam may request a test during these windows:

    Register with counselor by Dec. 1 - Test window Jan 1 - March 31

    Register with counselor by March 1 - Test window April 1 - June 30

    Register with counselor by June 1 - Test window July 1 - Sept. 30

    Register with counselor by Sept. 1 - Test window Oct. 1 - Dec. 31

    Students must score 80% on courses they have never taken in order to gain credit and 70% for courses they have already taken and failed.

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