Thursday, May 6, 2010

TADC Urban Scholarship Fund

This scholarship program was established by the Texas State Legislature in cooperation with AT&T, Verizon and Sprint and administered by the Texas Association of Developing Colleges (TADC).

For graduating high school seniors, first-time and/or returning undergrad college students, attending any accredited nonprofit college, university or technical school. The amounts to be awarded per school year are: $700 for community college, junior college and technical college students; $1,000 for public four-year college and university students; and $2,000 for private four-year college and students.

ELIGIBILITY: MUST MEET ALL REQUIREMENTS United States citizen and resident of Texas Demonstrate financial need (EFC up to and not exceeding 0050) Undergraduate full-time student in good academic standing at the completion of last school year attended Graduate of a high school in one of the following 19 Texas cities: Abilene, Amarillo, Arlington, Austin, Beaumont, Corpus Christi, Dallas, El Paso, Fort Worth, Garland, Houston, Irving, Laredo, Lubbock, Mesquite, Pasadena, Plano, San Antonio and Waco (NO EXCEPTIONS)

HOW TO APPLY: How to obtain an application: Visit online: complete application, print, sign and mail with required documents Contact Senior Guidance Counselor at your high school or the financial aid office at your college or university. Or send written request to: TADC, 1140 Empire Central Drive, Suite 550, Dallas, TX 75247

APPLICATION DATES: Complete application including proof of high school city (diploma or transcript) and 2010/2011 SAR (NOT the Print Summary) packet will be accepted beginning MARCH 1, 2010 and must be postmarked by: JULY 6, 2010 Incomplete Applications without ALL Required Documents WILL NOT BE PROCESSED

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