Fort Worth ISD | SCHOLARSHIPS

AUGUST 2019 EDITION

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The Academic Advisement Department has worked to compile a list of scholarship opportunities that range from elementary to high school. Below are the AUGUST scholarship listings.


Local scholarships are highlighted in blue.


SCHOLARSHIP SEARCH ENGINES

There are so many free scholarship search engines available to students online you'll get about 7 million results by Googling "scholarship search" that it can be difficult to know which websites to use.


Which sites you choose is up to you, but in case you need some help with your decision making, below are a few good starting points.


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ACT Registration Deadline

  • AUGUST 16, 2019


ACT TEST DATE

  • SEPTEMBER 14, 2019


ACT Scores Available

  • SEPTEMBER 24, 2019


SAT Registration Deadline

  • SEPTEMBER 6, 2019


SAT TEST DATE

  • OCTOBER 5, 2019


SAT Scores Available

  • OCTOBER 18, 2019
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PARENTS, DON’T MISS FORT WORTH ISD’S CREANDO UNA AMISTAD

On the first day of the annual Texas tax-free weekend, the Fort Worth ISD hosts a back-to-school event for families – with resources to help everyone get ready for the 2019-20 school year!


Parents, make plans to join Fort Worth ISD Board President Jacinto Ramos, Jr. and Dr. Kent Paredes Scribner, Fort Worth ISD Superintendent, for Fort Worth ISD’s 5th Creando Una Amistad on Friday, August 9 from 5-7 p.m. at La Gran Plaza.


Creando Una Amistad --Creating a Friendship—is part of Fort Worth ISD’s commitment to listen to and talk directly with Spanish-speaking families and as well as inform them about support and opportunities in the District. Parents will also be able to participate in a discussion with District leaders about the importance of welcoming environments for students and other issues.


Creando Una Amistad is being held in partnership with Univision and La Gran Plaza.


Questions? Call the Fort Worth ISD Family Communications Department at 817-814-2970.

FWISD’S NEW BACK-TO-SCHOOL COMMERCIALS ARE ON TV!

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TARRANT COLLEGE COLLEGE

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MISSION:

Tarrant County College District provides affordable and open access to quality teaching and learning.


The College implements its mission through a clearly defined set of programs, services, and partnerships that include:


  • University transfer programs
  • Workforce education programs
  • Technical programs
  • Customized training
  • Developmental courses
  • Adult literacy courses
  • Community & Industry Education and community services


A commitment to institutional effectiveness through an ongoing process of self-examination, self-improvement and unending pursuit of excellence guides our programs and services.


ESTABLISHED:

1965


MASCOT:

Toro the Trailblazer


SCHOOL COLORS:

Navy, Teal, Burgundy and Tan


ACCEPTANCE RATE:

100%


ENROLLMENT:

49,108


LOCATION:

Fort Worth, Hurst and Arlington


CAMPUS:

Suburban and Urban


TUITION:

$2,064

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UNIVERSITY OF IOWA

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University of Iowa

MISSION:

In pursuing its missions of teaching, research, and service, the University of Iowa seeks to advance scholarly and creative endeavor through leading-edge research and artistic production; to use this research and creativity to enhance undergraduate, graduate, and professional education, health care, and other services provided to the people of Iowa, the nation, and the world; and to educate students for success and personal fulfillment in a diverse world.


ESTABLISHED:

1847


MASCOT:

Herky the Hawk


SCHOOL COLORS:

Black and Gold


ACCEPTANCE RATE:

82%


ENROLLMENT:

32,948


LOCATION:

Iowa City, IA


CAMPUS:

Suburban


OUT OF STATE TUITION:

$28,813

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