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rio grande valley scholarships
for high school seniors

VAMOS Scholarship

minimum 2.5 GPA;

U.S. citizen or permanent resident;

reside in Hidalgo, Starr, or Cameron County;

Pell Grant-eligible

RGV Gives Back

minimum 3.0 GPA; varying requirements for high school seniors, college students, graduate students, professional school students

NHPO Leaders In The Making Scholarships

portrait headshot; 2 letters of recommendation; transcript

Pharr EDC
Foundation Scholarship

Pharr residents; 2.5 minimum GPA; 15 hours of community service

PSJA Education
Foundation Scholarships

eligibility requirements for 2024-2025 to be announced;

PSJA students

Magic Valley Scholarship

minimum 2.5 GPA; attend a Texas university; one-year membership with Magic Valley Electric Cooperative

Raul Tijerina Jr. Foundation's Far Horizons Scholarship

Students should contact their school’s financial aid counselors to determine if their school is currently eligible to participate in the scholarship program; schools interested in participating in the scholarship program should contact the Tijerina Foundation to determine if they are eligible.

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