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TTIA / Texas Tourism Foundation Scholarship Program
2013-2014 Scholarship Application Process
Applications Are No Longer Being Accepted for 2013-2014
Scholarship Amount: $1,500
Application Materials Needed:
For your information to be reviewed, the following materials must be submitted with your application: (Do not staple, bind or pre-punch materials)
DEADLINE: All applications and the above information MUST be postmarked on or before Wednesday, June 26, 2013 in order to be considered for the scholarship.
Persons eligible for the award:
Information About The Award:
Scholarships are valued at $1,500 and are valid for one school year only. The funds are intended to be used for tuition fees and books.
The TTIA/TTF Scholarship Committee meet in early July to review the applicants’ information, and the award recipient(s) are notified by the end of July. TTIA’s Texas Tourism Foundation will notify the Texas college/university and make the funds available through their Financial Aid Office prior to the fall semester. Any unused scholarship funds will revert back to TTIA’s Texas Tourism Foundation.
Award recipient(s) are announced at TTIA’s Texas Travel Summit Awards Luncheon, held each September. Recipient(s) will have the opportunity to attend the educational sessions and luncheon that day at no charge. A photo op will be scheduled as well.Award recipient(s) can only receive a total of two scholarships and must reapply to be considered for future scholarships.
For questions, please contact Jennifer Roush, Director of Events, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 512-328-8842.
The Texas Travel Industry Association and Texas Tourism Foundation have the right to disqualify applicants who do not meet the above criteria. TTIA and TTF also have the right to contact the Texas college/university to request information related to the academic progress of all awardees during the calendar year of the application.
* Sponsoring Organizations are TTIA members where either the applicant works or is an immediate family member of an employee of that organization.