The Noél Monique Shorten & Jason Tyrell Stewart II Memorial Scholarship, in the amount of $1,000.00, is awarded to a highly deserving high school senior on the basis of academic merit, good character, service to others and /or financial need. The funds will be awarded in $500.00 increments per semester.

Criteria to be considered in the selection process include:

  1. Completed Application
  2. A High school student eligible to graduate this academic school year
  3. A sealed official high school transcript showing current GPA and SAT/ACT scores
  4. Two character reference letters: one from a member of the community, with one letter from a member of the school staff
  5. A 300 word typed essay that includes why they would like to receive this scholarship award and financial need. The applicant should also include the parent's names, names and ages of other children in the family, academic accomplishments, extra curricular and community service activities, educational goals, leisure time activities and other noteworthy information. See Application Page 3 for additional guidelines.

The completed application must be submitted by Thursday, May 5, 2012 to:

Huntsville High School Career Center
Ms. Carol Schroeder
441 FM 2821
Huntsville, Texas 77320

Recipients selected by the scholarship committee will be announced on May 15, 2012 during the Senior Awards Ceremony being held at Huntsville High School.

For questions, please feel free to contact Yvette Shorten at (936) 295-8877.