State Fair of Texas Seasonal Employee Scholarship

The State Fair of Texas Scholarship Program will accept applications annually and is committed to awarding at least one scholarship each year to qualified seasonal employees, or dependents of seasonal employees, of the State Fair of Texas.

Recipients receive a $6,000 grant, renewable in pre-determined increments (paid by semester or term) if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA while working towards the completion of an eligible degree. The scholarship does not include funding for those pursuing a graduate degree.

Eligible recipients include:

1. Seasonal employees directly employed by the State Fair of Texas, in good standing, who have completed at least three years of seasonal employment as of January 1st of the year in which the scholarship is to be awarded, and have worked an average of 20 hours a week during the prior Fair.

2. The dependent children, step-children, grandchildren, step-grandchildren, foster children or adopted children of a seasonal staff member directly employed by the State Fair of Texas who have completed at least three years of seasonal employment as of January 1st of the year in which the scholarship is to be awarded, and have worked an average of 20 hours a week during the prior Fair.

Applicants are responsible for gathering and submitting all necessary information. Applications are evaluated on the information supplied; therefore, answer all questions as completely as possible. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated. All information received is considered confidential and is reviewed by the staff managing the program, as well as the Scholarship Committee.

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