2016 State Fair of Texas Youth Scholarship Program Applications
Established in 1992, the State Fair of Texas Youth Scholarship Program has awarded scholarships to more than 1,600 students. In 2015, the Fair awarded $900,000 in new college scholarships.
Eligible recipients include graduating high school seniors from around the state of Texas who have participated in competitive youth livestock events held at the State Fair, as well as graduating seniors from five Dallas Independent School District high schools in the Fair Park area. Recipients receive a $6,000 grant, renewable in $1,500 annual increments if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA while working towards a degree at a Texas college or university.
Applications for the 2016 State Fair of Texas Youth Scholarship Program are available online. The application deadline has been extended to Tuesday, March 1, 2016.