Scholarships

BAY AREA A&M CLUB SCHOLARHIP PROGRAM

The Bay Area A&M Club congratulates our 2021 Scholarship Winners:
Miss Baylee Freeman, Clear Springs High School
Mr. Michael Morse, Clear Lake High School
Miss Kimberly Ramirez, Pasadena High School
Mr. Braden Watts, Deer Park High School

 

The Bay Area A&M Club offers one or more $1,500.00 scholarships to attend Texas A&M University at College Station or Texas A&M University at Galveston.

The funds awarded to selectees are sent to the Student Financial Aid Office at Texas A&M University at College Station or the Student Financial Aid Office at Texas A&M University at Galveston in August.

Criteria for Eligibility:

To be eligible for this scholarship, the applicant must be a United States citizen and one of the following:

1.  A graduate from the high schools listed below, who has been accepted and intends to enroll at Texas A&M in the fall Semester of 2021:

Clear Creek Independent School District
– Clear Brook High School
– Clear Creek High School
– Clear Falls High School
– Clear Lake High School
– Clear Springs High School
– Clear View High School

Deer Park Independent School District
– Deer Park High School

Friendswood Independent School District
– Friendswood High School

La Porte Independent School District
– La Porte High School

Pasadena Independent School District
– Dobie High School
– Pasadena High School
– Pasadena Memorial High School
– Sam Rayburn High School
– South Houston High School

2.  A senior in a private high school who lives within the school district boundary of one of the school districts identified in #1 above, who has been accepted and plans to enroll at Texas A&M University at College Station or Texas A&M University at Galveston in the fall of 2021.

Requirements for Application:

High school seniors who meet the eligibility criteria must submit the following application documents to be considered:

a.  A completed copy of your application for admission to Texas A&M University (Apply Texas Form).  Please include your EMAIL address.

b.  A copy of your letter of acceptance from Texas A&M University.

c.  An official copy of your high school transcript, which includes the courses you completed by February 1, 2021, your class rank, and your most recent GPA (including the GPA Scale).

d.  A copy of your SAT scores.

e.  A 250-300 word essay which details why you want to be a “Fightin’ Texas Aggie”, Class of 2025.

f.  Name of family members in the Bay Area A&M Club.  NOTE: Not a requirement for selection.

g.  Other information that illustrates your community service (volunteer work), leadership in organizations, extracurricular activities, and awards.  Please do not submit photographs.

Applications will not be returned; please do not send any original documents you need to keep.

Timelines:

1.  The application must be postmarked or hand delivered no later than 12:00 midnight, 31 March 2021.

2.  Please mail or hand deliver the scholarship application to:

Charles F. Prendergast, ’70
2410 Sarasota Drive
Friendswood, TX 77546-6014
H: 281-992-0906

Email Address: USMIRET94@aol.com

3.  All applicants will be notified by mail of their selection or non-selection. The scholarship recipient(s) will also be notified by EMAIL and introduced to Club Members at the Bay Area A&M Club Aggie Muster on Wednesday, April 21, 2021.  Scholarship recipients and their parents must attend and will be guests of the Bay Area A&M Club at the Nassau Bay Hilton Hotel Ballroom.  Attendance will be in accordance with State and local Covid-19 protocols in force at the time.

Criteria for Selection:

The following criteria will be considered in awarding the scholarship(s):

1. Scholarship (Class Rank) GPA

2. The Essay

3. Community Service (Volunteer Work)

4. Extracurricular activities, Leadership, Awards

5. Dependents of Bay Area A&M Club Members

6. SAT Score or ACT Score

7. Family financial circumstances (if submitted)

The Bay Area A&M club meets on the first Thursday each month at the Nassau Bay Hilton Hotel at 11:30 AM.

The Bay Area A&M website is https://clubs.aggienetwork.com/bayareaamc