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TxSGS Scholarship (Deadline: September 15, 2016)

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Who Can Apply:

  • Applicant should be a senior in an accredited high school or home school program, or be enrolled in college.
  • Applicant should be a relative of a TxSGS Member of two years standing or be recommended by a Partner Society.
  • Applicant should plan to major in history, government, library science, or education.


  • Application Letter: must state specifically how the applicant meets all three requirements stated above.
  • Resume: should contain the following information:
    1. Personal information (name, birth date, parents’ names, small photo, address,  telephone number, and email address),
    2. Educational experience,
    3. Work experience,
    4. Sports and extracurricular activities at school,
    5. Community activities,
    6. School, community, or church awards received.
  • Certified Transcript of all high school and/or college courses, or proof of course mastery if in a home school program.
  • Recommendation Letters from three non-family adults who have personal knowledge of the applicant’s qualifications.
  • A 500-word essay on “The Importance of Family History.”

Deadline: September 15, 2016

Amount: $1,000

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