Don’t mess with Texas® Scholarship 2024

Deadline April 2nd

It’s time for the Don’t mess with Texas® 2024 scholarship! This year, two litter-free Texas high school seniors will be awarded $5,000 each, courtesy of our partners at Ozarka and iHeartMedia. Take a look at our guidelines below to see if they apply to you or a high school senior in your life. If it seems like a good fit, share it or fill out the application to let us know how you are keeping Texas litter-free.

Scholarship Guidelines

Who can apply?

We are looking for Texas high school seniors who:

  • Attend public or private school, or are homeschooled in the state of Texas
  • Are planning to attend an accredited college, university or trade school in the United States
  • Have developed creative anti-litter programs or events that have made a positive impact on their school or community
  • Can show the positive impact of their anti-littering efforts through reference letters from school or community leaders, school or community newspaper articles or news stories

What are the submission questions?

Students must describe in detail:

  • How their actions support the Don’t mess with Texas litter prevention and beautification initiative
  • How they identified a litter-related problem in their community or school
  • Their creative sustainable solution to address the trash problem and the motivation behind it
  • How they motivated others
  • Results of their project

What will the winners receive?

Two Don’t mess with Texas scholarship winners will receive $5,000 each toward their education, courtesy of our partners at Ozarka and iHeartMedia.

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