LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION
Tolar ISD graduating seniors may apply for these scholarships using the Local Scholarship Application, available for download from the THS website or in print from the THS Counseling Office. Directions for completing Local Scholarship Applications are as follows:
- Fill out the application form and complete your essay. Leave the space blank at the top of the application form. You will add the scholarship name later. Remember, neatness counts!
- Use the Local Scholarship List to decide which scholarships you will apply for. Be sure you meet the designated criteria. Read carefully. Some scholarships require an additional essay.
- Make enough copies of your completed application form so you have one for each scholarship application you plan to submit.
- Write the name of one scholarship at the top of each application form. Attach a copy of your essay and transcript to the back of each application. Staple each application, essay and transcript in the upper left corner. (No paperclips, folders, or envelopes, please) Complete this process for every Local Scholarship Application you submit.
- ALL local Applications must be completed and returned to the THS Counseling Office
Local Scholarship Application - CLICK HERE - this is a generic application form for the scholarships that do not have their own applications. You can use this application for multiple local scholarships. List is below.
List of Local Scholarships that use the GENERIC LOCAL Application
- BLUFF DALE MASONIC LODGE: $1000 scholarship for any senior going to a college or trade school can fill out the generic local application.
- ELIZABETH CROCKETT CHAPTER, DAR: $1000 scholarship, must have at least a B- average, cannot be Val or Sal. DUE MARCH 1
- GRANBURY LIONS CLUB: Any senior attending college or trade school after high school can a $1000 scholarship. Use the generic Local application.
- GRANBURY KIWANIS CLUB: Any senior attending college or trade school after high school can earn up to $2000. Use the generic local scholarship.
GRANBURY MASONIC LODGE: Any senior attending college or trade school after high school can earn a $1000 scholarship. Use the generic local application.
GRANBURY OPTIMIST CLUB: Applicants must plan to attend a 2 or 4-year technical school, college, or university and demonstrate scholarship, leadership, school/community involvement and financial need. An interview is required. Complete local application.
LAKE GRANBURY AREA SHRINE CLUB: $1000 scholarship for those that have financial need. Must be going to a Trade School. Fill out a generic local Application.
- TOLAR ELEMENTARY SCHOLARSHIP - Must have been in Tolar from Kindergarten through present.
Other Local Scholarships that use DIFFERENT Applications
List of Local Scholarships - Varies Year to Year
ASABE Texas Section Cleon Namken Memorial Scholarship Application - For any senior planning on pursing a degree in engineering with an emphasis in soil or water. Application Link Need to be mailed by April 30th.
CHISHOLM TRAIL 100 CLUB - The MAAD Hunter Venture Capital Group, Inc. Scholarship, is intended for children of active First Responders in the coverage area of Chisholm Trail 100 Club to pursue higher education for whichever field of study they desire. Must be a graduating senior and a child of an Active First Responder. 2022 MAAD Scholarship Application March 29, 2022
DAR GOOD CITIZENS PROGRAM & SCHOLARSHIP: - The National Daughters of American Revoloution have a scholarship for those that qualify. Applicants must be an outstanding senior who demonstrates qualities of a good citizen. DAR Application DUE NOVEMBER 15, 2021
FORT WORTH SCOTTISH RITE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: For any graduating seniors 2021 Application - Click Here TBD
GRANBURY KNITTING GUILD SCHOLARSHIP: Scholarship for students who are hand crafters (knitting, crochet, quiliting, etc) and it is for any area of study. Application DUE APRIL 5, 2022
GRANBURY OPTIMIST TEXAS/TEXANNE SCHOLARSHIP: Applicants must be senior students who plan to attend a 2- or 4-year college/university or technical school. Applicants must demonstrate outstanding achievement in leadership, extracurricular activities, community service, and academics. DUE September 7, 2021 Application for Texas/Texanne
HEAVY DUTY SCHOLARSHIPS CENTRAL: Students looking to become a Technician/Mechanic can apply for the scholarship. DUE MARCH 31, 2022 Link for Application
HOOD AREA TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY MOTHERS' CLUB: GPA of 3.0 or above, must be accepted and enroll into Texas A&M University College Station or Galveston. Application DUE MARCH 18, 2022
HOOD COUNTY CANCER SERVICES: Seniors who are currently in cancer treatment, or who are cancer survivors, or have a parent/guardian who is in treatment or has survived cancer. Application DUE April 27, 2022
HOOD COUNTY CHILDREN’S CHARITY: Applicants must plan to attend a 2 year college or vocational/technical school. Academic standing, community involvement, leadership and work experience will be considered. Demonstrated financial need is a primary consideration. An interview is required. Application Click HERE TBD
HOOD COUNTY REPUBLICAN CLUB: Any senior can apply and money can be applied to anything after high school. Hood County Republican Application Due March 15, 2022
HOOD COUNTY SHERIFF’S POSSE: Applicants must plan to attend a 2 or 4-year college or university and majoring in criminal justice/public safety and have demonstrated scholarship, leadership and school/community service. A cumulative GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need. Application DUE April 13, 2022 (must be postmarked on this date)
HOOD & SOMERVELL COUNTY A&M CLUB: Applicants must be accepted to and plan to attendTexas A&M University in College Station OR Tarleton State University as an incoming freshman in pursuit of a four year undergraduate degree in any chosen field offered by the university. Hood County A&M Club Scholarship Application DUE MARCH 4, 2022
LAKE GRANBURY AUXILIARY SCHOLARSHIP: Applicants must be a senior who wants to pursue a career in healthcare Application DUE JUNE 1, 2022
LAKE GRANBURY MASTER GARDENERS SCHOLARSHIP: Senior who is or will attend an accredited Texas college/university and major in horticulture or another agriculture-related field. Due to their office by FOURTH MONDAY OF MARCH Application
LANCE MCLEAN MEMORIAL: Eligible recipients must attend a college/university or training academy with an interest in a public service field. Such services include law enforcement, fire, EMS, nursing, education, etc... Applicant must have demonstrated scholarship, leadership and school/community service, financial need, and cumulative grade point average of 3.0 Lance McLean Application DUE MARCH 25, 2022
PECAN PLANTATION WOMAN'S CLUB: Hood County high school senior female going to a trade school, vocational school, technical institute, or two-year college. Pick up an application in the counselor's office. Deadline is March 25, 2022.
TEXAS SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS: The scholarship is up to $3,000.00 for qualified, graduating seniors who plan to pursue a career in engineering at a 4-yr, ABET-accredited college or university. Eligibility requirements include a GPA of 3.0/4.0 and residency in one of the counties our chapter serves. This year, we are waiving SAT/ACT requirements. DUE APRIL 15, 2022 Link to Application
TOLAR ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB SCHOLARSHIP - Must have participated in at least one sport, including senior year. TABC Application DUE MAY 6, 2022
TOLAR EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP: Must be a senior in good standing who meets graduation criteria. Must be pursing continued education at an accredited college or trade school. Essay is required. DUE FEBRUARY 25, 2022 to Mrs. Pickett TEF Application
TOLAR MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP: Any Senior or graduate from Tolar that is continuing their education can apply for the scholarship. Tolar Memorial Application DUE, APRIL 29, 2022
TRI-COUNTY ELECTRIC SCHOLARSHIP: Click Here for Scholarship
WOMEN'S WEDNESDAY CLUB OF GRANBURY: Variety of scholarships for seniors and beyond. Current seniors apply for the Pathways Scholarship. Information on scholarships and applications can be found here. DUE OCTOBER 15, 2021