Apply for the Class of 2024 Dignity for All Texas Students ScholarshiP
Dear CISD Class of 2024,
Dignity for All Texas Students is a Southlake-based non-profit organization focused on fostering a culture of diversity, inclusion, and belonging in Carroll ISD schools and the Southlake community.
Dignity for All Texas Students is honored to once again award two $1,000 scholarships to CISD Class of 2024 Seniors. This year, Dignity is honoring student Upstanders with two ways to be considered: student essay or community nomination. CLICK THE IMAGES BELOW TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION OR NOMINATION.
Are You An Upstander?
"An upstander is a person who chooses to take positive action in the face of injustice in society or in situations where individuals need assistance." (https://www.niot.org/blog/lets-define-upstander)
"An upstander is a person who recognizes injustice, knows their personal strengths and uses those strengths to create change." (https://humanrights.ca/upstander)
2024 Dignity for All Texas Students Senior Scholarship Eligibility Requirements and Timeline for both Essays and Nominations:
Carroll Senior High School seniors graduating in the Spring of 2024 and planning to attend an accredited college or university are eligible to apply or be nominated.
Student essays will be judged based on organization, content, creativity, and grammatical structure.
Applications will open on February 5, 2024.
Applications must be submitted by midnight CST on April 3, 2024.
The Dignity for All Texas Students 2023 Scholarship recipients will be notified on April 19, 2024.
The presentation of the award will occur at the Senior Awards Ceremony on April 24, 2024.
Award funds will be sent directly to the accredited college/university upon enrollment in Summer or Fall 2024.