The essay contest for the 2017-18 school year is now open! Click on each link here to download the required forms. Applications must be postmarked by MARCH 30, 2018.

(Only the first 4 forms are for applicants. The last two are for previous winners.)


More Than Yourself Scholarship Rules and Eligibility

Scholarship Application

Counselor Reference Form

General Reference Form

Request for Release of Funds Form (graduating seniors only)

Contact Update Form (previous winners only)

Applicants must currently be enrolled in an East Texas area school.  7th, 8th, and 9th grade girls are eligible to apply.

Congratulations to the 2015-16 winners pictured above! First place: $1000, Second place: $750, Third place: two $500 winners.