MTS Houston Section Member Sponsored Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The MTS Houston Section is taking applications for the MTS Houston Sponsored Scholarship. These scholarships are open to graduating high school seniors and students currently enrolled at any college or university.Criteria for the awards are as follows:  * MTS Houston Section members may only sponsor one student. This should be a student with whom the MTS Member is very well-acquainted and who the member has known for some period of time.  * MTS sponsor must attend at least three (3) MTS events over the past six months. These events can include luncheons and other events such as the golf tournament, barbeque, sporting clays, etc.  * Student must be sponsored by a MTS - Houston Section Member.  * Student must plan to attend or currently be attending an accredited college or university on a full time basis   * Student must have a Grade Point Average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.  * Student must have acquired acceptance or be enrolled in the college of his/her choice and must be a full-time student for the fall semester.  * Student must have a financial need   * Scholarship monies will be paid to the institution in the student’s name   * Student applicant should note any special financial needs on their application form.  * All applications and supporting documents must be received no later than April 30 to be an official entry. Please advise your high school / college registrar of this deadline for submission of transcripts and other supporting documentation.    Student applicants who have completed one full academic year at a college / university do not need to submit High School transcripts. Student must deliver the completed application form and all requested documents to:Dewayne HollinTexas Sea Grant College Program2700 Earl Rudder Fwy South Suite 1800College Station, TX 77845email:

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-04-30


Sponsoring Organization Marine Technology Society
6913 Poncha Pass
Austin, TX 78749

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