Graduating Sophomore Scholarship

 

Students who graduate from Midland College and plan to pursue a bachelor degree at a four year public university in Texas, may be eligible for one of the following Graduating Sophomore Scholarships.

 

AMOUNTS

Fasken - $1650
Carrasco - $500 

Payments will be made directly to the transfer institution.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Midland College graduate
  • Participation in MC graduation ceremony
  • Free Federal Student Aid Student Report
  • GPA of 2.0 (3.0 recommended)
  • Acceptance letter from a public, Texas university
  • Full time attendance at the university
  • Application (available January 1st and due April 2nd each year)
  • Essay describing your financial need for the scholarship, other types of aid you are receiving, the major you are pursuing, and your plans after completing your education
  • Interviews may be required
  • Community service may be required

PLEASE NOTE: Selection for these scholarships will be made by the respective foundations. The decisions are final. Notifications of awards will be made during the Midland College Graduation Ceremony.

Graduating Legacy Scholars are eligible to apply for the Herbert L. Cartwright Education Continuance Scholarship.

The scholarship awards up to $6250 per semester (reduced by the amount of Pell Grant, Scholarships, or other academic awards) at a public university in Texas. The total award is based on cost of attendance of the school attended and personal situation.

The scholarship is renewable for two years and continues only for the four semesters after leaving Midland College, fall and spring only, or completion of a bachelor's degree. Awards are competitive and not guaranteed.

Graduating members of Midland College Students in Philanthropy are eligible to apply for the Laura McCabe Education Continuance Scholarship.

The scholarship awards up to $6250 per semester (reduced by the amount of Pell Grant, Scholarships, or other academic awards) at a public university in Texas. The total award is based on cost of attendance of the school attended and personal situation.

The scholarship is renewable for two years and continues only for the four semesters after leaving Midland College, fall and spring only, or completion of a bachelor's degree. Awards are competitive and not guaranteed.

AMOUNT

$500 per semester for up to four consecutive semesters

REQUIREMENTS

  • Completed application (available January 1st and due April 1st)
  • Letter of recommendation from Midland College sponsor (faculty/staff)
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Minimum of 30 credit hours from Midland College
  • Acceptance letter from a transfer college/university
  • Demonstrated involvement in Midland College activities, included, such as athletics, spirit squad, Student Government Association, MC Ambassadors, Students in Philanthropy, Social or Academic Organizations

MAINTAINING THE SCHOLARSHIP

  • GPA of 2.5
  • Enrollment in a minimum of 6 hours per semester
  • Completion of a minimum of 6 hours per semester
  • Submission of transcripts at the end of each semester
  • Thank you letter

PLEASE NOTE: The decision of the Scholarship Committee is final. Financial Aid will notify students prior to the Graduation Ceremony in May.

Graduating Sophomore Scholarship Application

This scholarship is for students transferring from Midland College to Angelo State University. Applications will be reviewed and individuals selected will be recommended to Angelo State University. Angelo State University will make all final decisions on scholarship amount, award processes, and renewal.

Angelo State Carr Scholarship Application

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Thank you for choosing Midland College! If you are here to collect a few credits, take courses to transfer, or here to start a new career, we welcome you.

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